Stories from Beauty Store Business
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 11:27
Qosmedix has launched a professional makeup brush cleaner known for it's quick-drying formula and has been specifically developed for fast-paced work environments. The rinse-free, clear solution will help retain the original color of the brush hair. Available in a 16 oz. bottle with screw cap and a 4 oz. spray bottle. Volume discount pricing and private label options are available. Qomedix Professional Brush Cleaner is available only in the 48 contiguous United States and Canada.
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 09:11
JD Beauty Group announced a global partnership with The Kirschner Group, Inc., effective January 1, 2017. The Kirschner Group, Inc. is a worldwide sales and merchandising organization that represents manufacturers in the professional hair, skin and nail industry. While The Kirschner Group has serviced JD Beauty Group internationally in the past, they will expand those services to the United States and transition to a global partnership.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 17:56
Robanda International announced Lori Feldman of BTB Sales & Marketing as its rep of the year, based on overall sales totals across its brands. According to Anita Zappacosta, executive director at Robanda International, Feldman "took over business in the Northeast territory at a challenging time in her personal life a few short years ago and began building some outstanding relationships giving our Robanda customers great service all while building an amazing footprint of business with the Robanda brands."
Monday, January 16, 2017 - 16:47
The global skincare products market is expected to reach $179 billion by 2022, according to "Skin Care Products Market by Type and Geography: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2014-2022," by Allied Market Research(AMR). The market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.7 percent from 2016 to 2022. The report also noted that Asia-Pacific dominated the market and contributed more than 40 percent of the overall market revenue, followed by Europe in 2015.
Monday, January 16, 2017 - 16:41
Palladio Beauty Group has appointed Shawn Haynes as CEO of the South Florida-based beauty company, which produces color cosmetics enriched with botanicals, vitamins and antioxidants. Haynes, a seasoned beauty professional with 20 years of experience in the industry, is joining Palladio with expansive knowledge of both corporate and startup brands. His experience includes sales and marketing leadership positions at Maesa Group, e.l.f. Cosmetics and Markwins International.
Monday, January 16, 2017 - 16:33
Wet Brush is meeting your customers right where they’re at this spring with brushes that provide custom care to flexibility and even watercolor designs. Wet Brush’s Watercolor line features its classic detangling brush in a watercolor pattern in three colors: purple, orange and pink. The brush uses IntelliFlex bristles that bend and flex to remove knots effortlessly, reducing damage and pain. It’s safe for wet and dry hair.
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 12:34
Through persistence, hard work and a smart social media strategy, Lala’s Updos dominates Instagram with more than 350K followers. When Laura Kaszoni came to America from Romania in 2006 with her one-year-old daughter, all they brought with them was a small suitcase, $300 and big dreams for the future. Initially she planned to stay in the U.S. for five years, but success in the beauty industry—fueled by her passion for hair styling—blossomed into a full-time career. “The reason I came to the states was to make sure that my daughter would have the opportunity to build a life in this country in...
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:55
Keep these whimsical and traditional holidays on your radar to liven up your store’s promotions all year long!Back by popular demand, we’ve updated our “uncommon” holiday calendar for 2017. Leverage these lesser-known, playful observances for creative promotions that will enhance your customers’ in-store experience and boosts sales! FEBRUARY Cherry Month: Who knew the month of February was Cherry Month? To give the typical Valentines Day displays a little variety, or simply to start the red-and-pink displays extra early, pull together all cherry-scented products in one place for the ultimate...
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:47
If your customers are looking to fall asleep faster, reduce anxiety before bed and awake feeling more refreshed than ever, then they need This Works' bestselling Deep Sleep Pillow Spray. It uses a natural blend of lavender, vetivert and chamomile for aromatherapy at its finest.SRP: $29, www.thisworks.com For more sleeping essentials your customers will love, check out our January issue here!
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:42
Combat crow’s feet and the earlier signs of aging with Frownies Vintage Pink Facial Patches that moisturize the skin so it maintains its elasticity. Soaked in a rose water hydrator containing organic aloe and rose essential oils, your customers will have a noticeably more youthful appearance after wearing these patches three to four times a week.SRP: $9.97, www.frownies.com
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:39
For a more restful, stress-free slumber, have customers look to Florapy’s Sweet Dreams Sheet Mask in Yarrow Lavender. The yarrow flower inside soothes skin and reduces anxiety, while the lavender oil has a calming effect. Each mask also contains powerful ingredients like grapeseed oil, olive oil, carrot oil, almond oil, rosehip and vitamin E.SRP: $8 (each) or $38 (for five), www.florapybeauty.com
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:34
Made from 100-percent pure silk and non-toxic dyes, there’s nothing more luxurious than Slip Silk Pillowcase’s Sleep Mask and anti-aging Pillowcase. Customers wake up refreshed and without bedhead. While typical cotton pillowcases damage hair by twisting it at the root and sucking in moisture, natural silk fibers protect the hair and skin.SRPs: $45 (mask) and $79 (queen pillowcase), www.slipsilkpillowcase.com
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 13:42
Built on the American dream and one family’s legacy, rapidly expanding Jinny United offers one-stop shopping to beauty retailers. Last November, Eddie Jhin, president of Atlanta-based Jinny United, was in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, to receive the keys to the newest warehouse for Jinny Beauty Supply, the company’s flagship multicultural beauty distribution business. While opening this New York-adjacent, 145,000-square-foot facility marks a new level of success, the distributor was already very well-established with more than 1.4 million square feet of warehouse space in 11 cities across the...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 18:01
A medical-grade tape from family-owned cosmetics company, Nexsey, recently gained attention and acclaim from beauty lovers worldwide. Nexey is used to discreetly tighten neck wrinkles. It follows in the success of the company’s natural lip-enhancing product, Fullips. Both products are marketed as temporary, inexpensive alternatives to plastic surgery.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 17:56
Philbeauty, the pioneer and only international beauty trade show in the Philippines, is back for its third year in 2017. The event will be held May 31 to June 2, at the SMX Convention Centre in Pasay City, Manila.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 17:49
Wahl Professional, a leader in the home grooming category, and Major League Barber (MLB), which works to educate and unite barbers and stylists worldwide, have partnered. MLB reaches professionals who don’t get exposure from major shows and classes. It also takes seriously the effort of scheduling locations and events to ensure all stylist and barber artists are included.
Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:49
The free app was built to help beauty professionals streamline their business.Cosmoprof has announced that it will be launching a new app on January 1, 2017. Designed to help hairstylists and beauty pros to take their creativity to the next level, the Cosmoprof app streamlines the business of beauty. The app allows for taking payments via Square, storing client info, creating customizable schedules, gleaning inspiration and education, receiving exclusive offers and benefits, and digitally recommending products to clients while receiving commission. The best part? It’s totally free!
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 11:38
One of the hottest crazes to hit the beauty industry is lip kits, courtesy of Kylie Jenner, model, TV personality and owner of the newly founded Kylie Cosmetics. Lip kits hit the market by storm, creating a frenzy among beauty enthusiasts when Jenner launched her $29 Matte Lip Kit back in 2015 in just three shades—nude, pink and brown. Today, Kylie Cosmetics offers more than 20 Matte Lip Kits in shades ranging from a blackened vampy plum to a light cool-tone nude and even a blackened teal green.