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Expect beauty to make one of the strongest comebacks

Expect beauty to make one of the strongest comebacks

Beauty and cosmetics brands have been through a challenging time. A combination of lockdowns, store closures, social distancing, home working, mask wearing and other essential measures changed consumer needs and behaviors overnight. For cosmetics in particular, the impact was dramatic. Beauty should expect a strong bounce However, now that the end of the pandemic is

CVS Pharmacy announces first ever Best of Our Brands product winners

CVS Pharmacy announces first ever Best of Our Brands product winners

WOONSOCKET, R.I.  —  CVS Pharmacy has released its first ever Best of Our Brands awards results, revealing customers’ favorite exclusive Store Brand products across 13 categories, spanning health and wellness, beauty, and snacks.  Customers voted in a survey to determine product favorites from popular Store Brand lines, including CVS Health, Live Better by CVS Health,

Beauty and personal care sales face challenges amid COVD-19

Beauty and personal care sales face challenges amid COVD-19

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — The U.S. cosmetics and toiletries market is on track to experience the sharpest decline ever recorded in over 60 years that Kline has been tracking the market due to the COVID-19 pandemic. So far, the 0.8% drop in 2009 during the last recession is the biggest market dip ever reported by Kline. The only other

P&G’s Opte Precision Skincare returns to CES 2020

P&G’s Opte Precision Skincare returns to CES 2020

LAS VEGAS — P&G Ventures, the startup studio within Procter & Gamble, has returned to CES 2020 to showcase the development of the Opte Precision Skincare System, the first personalized handheld inkjet printer that is said to instantly make the appearance of skin’s hyperpigmentation disappear and fade spots over time. Bringing smart technology to beauty,

Study: Boomer and Gen-X women feeling ignored by beauty and grooming suppliers

Study: Boomer and Gen-X women feeling ignored by beauty and grooming suppliers

WASHINGTON — A national survey of nearly 2,000 U.S. women finds a significant number of respondents in their 50s and above feel ignored by the beauty and personal grooming products industries, AARP reported, upon the release of Mirror/Mirror: Survey of Women’s Reflections of Beauty, Image and Media. Forty percent of Gen-X women (ages 39-54) and

Younique unveils augmented reality tool to transform the beauty buying experience

Younique unveils augmented reality tool to transform the beauty buying experience

LEHI, Utah — Younique has launched the Younique Beauty Guide: the brand’s first try-on tool that bridges the gap between an online and on-site shopping experience.  This one-of-a-kind tool utilizes state-of-the-art facial analysis to allow the user to virtually try on cosmetic products before they purchase. This technology is said to transform the way Younique

Shoppers Drug Mart launches Canada’s largest e-commerce beauty platform

Shoppers Drug Mart launches Canada’s largest e-commerce beauty platform

TORONTO — Shoppers Drug Mart today unveiled a new e-commerce platform uniting a wide selection of the company’s mass market cosmetics with an already broad range of luxury beauty products. The new site — shoppersdrugmart.ca/beauty — is Canada’s largest online beauty shopping destination, providing shoppers with hundreds of mass and luxury private label and international

L’Oréal Paris names Amber Heard new global spokesperson

L’Oréal Paris names Amber Heard new global spokesperson

PARIS –L’Oréal Paris announces Amber Heard as its new global spokesperson. The company describes her as fearless, witty and smart, defying definition, rejecting convention as well as a committed woman who is making her voice heard. “I have always loved the fun of beauty and the power of transformation,” said Amber Heard. “To become a