Eldorado Exquisite Gold is the brightest, boldest gold available from Impact Colors. It has a very high chromaticity, which adds intensity to the gold color, due to an advanced coating technology. Precisely controlled deposition of multiple laye… Read More »
LivingSocial is entering the appointment-booking category and is testing the waters with the beauty sector. The company has rolled out FastBook from LivingSocial as a pilot to consumers in Austin. Consumers can book and confirm a massage, facial or n… Read More »
For one of its latest nailcare items, leading American brand Sally Hansen called on Topline Products for a full-service order. On one end of the pack is a gel made of fine quartz grains (6.8ml), with a clear silicone spatula designed for easy applica… Read More »
To support Hunger Awareness month, Redken 5th Avenue NYC teamed up with nail care company Essie to host the Trim Hunger Cut-A-Thon benefitting City Harvest, the world’s first food rescue organization. The event, which was held at the Redken Exc… Read More »
FRANCE: Polychromatic (PCC), the nail polish division of Keystone Industries, has acquired French company Centre 7 (C7). C7 has a distinguished reputation in the masstige and luxury cosmetic market. When complete, this acquisition will sign… Read More »
Skin care, nail polish and lipgloss are just a few components of a new licensing deal between Debra Valencia and Best Accessory Group, Inc. The deal was developed by The Brand Liaison, the exclusive licensing agent for Debra Valencia. Bath and body p… Read More »
Experience the magnetism of metal with Pure Elements, the Fall 2015 nail color collection from Gabriel Cosmetics ($8.50 each). According to the company, semi-precious stones and surfaces inspired this range. All Gabriel nail polishes are “5 fre… Read More »
The at-home spa market is an important one in Europe, where the cost of having professional treatments is less affordable and culturally less of a norm compared to markets such as Asia. Traditionally positioned as a luxury investment or a pampering e… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated… Read More »
Sales: $27.4 billion
Key Personnel: Jean-Paul Agon, chairman and chief executive officer; Laurent Attal, executive vice president, research and innovation; Nicolas Hieronimus, president, selective divisions; Barbara Laverno… Read More »
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Sales: $1.9 billion.
Key Personnel: Ronald O. Perelman, chairman; David L. Kennedy, vice chairman; Lorenzo Delpani, president and chief executive officer; Javier Asarta, executive vice president, chief… Read More »
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Sales: $4.5 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Bart Becht, chairman and interim chief executive officer; Patrice de Talhouët, executive vice president and chief financial offi… Read More »
Since 1911, Cutex has made its own way in the nail care industry by looking outside of the box, or in the most recent case, the jar. Cutex Twister with Spa Formula is the latest in the company’s arsenal of cleaning, strengthening and conditioni… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has issued its second call for papers for the 29th IFSCC Congress, Oct. 23-26, 2016, in Orlando, FL. Topics under consideration include:
Sun Protection & Beyond— Submissions may focus on increasing the… Read More »
The latest innovation at OPI is a new line of blendable nail lacquers. ColorPaints Blendable Nail Lacquer is a line of ultra-luminous nail lacquers that let you layer and mix colors to create one-of-a-kind looks, according to the company. Featuring s… Read More »
On Sunday, May 3, CND hosted its fifth “I Heart CND” event at MK Beauty Club in Los Angeles, CA for nail professionals in the LA area. Featuring Summer 2015 trends and nail styles, this high-energy event transported local Nail Professiona… Read More »
SWEDEN: Moberg Pharma AB has acquired Balmex from Chattem, the US Consumer Healthcare Division of Sanofi. The purchase price was $3.9 million, according Moberg Pharma.
Balmex is best known for its diaper rash treatments. An adult line for soothing s… Read More »