Stories from Beauty Store Business
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 18:21
Attendees of the 4th annual Art and Olfaction Awards, presented by the The Institute for Art and Olfaction, were treated to a night full of intoxicating scents at the Silent Green Kulturquartier in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, May 6. The Kulturquartier—formerly a crematorium built in 1911, revitalized as an arts venue—played host to the night’s events, which included awards, dinner and vocal improvisations by Snowblink, a Los Angeles-based musician who connects the auditory with the olfactory.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 18:08
The 2017 Eastern Buying Conference, held April 1-2 at the Hilton Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey, was met with a storm that shut down airports, including Newark Airport, and delayed flights, causing the show to get off to a rocky start. In the end attendees were able to arrive safely, and the 2017 show was expanded to accommodate additional booths. Overall, attendance was up, according to show organizers.
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 15:50
Cutting-edge technologies that provide an enhanced customer experience.Imagine a beauty store where customers are greeted by a robot that offers to direct them to specific products and answers their detailed questions. Imagine an online beauty store where customers have no need to go in-store to test products because its augmented- reality system allows them to test products without leaving the comfort of their home. And so they digitally try on and then purchase their products, confident that they will complement their skin tone.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 15:37
It was announced on May 1, 2017, that companies J. White & Associates and Coleman/Harrison have created a "strategic alliance," and plan on working together while maintaining their unique brand identities. The companies will unite their teams of talented professional sales agents to provide more in-depth coverage of the industry. Together, the teams will provide sales representation in the northeast, southeast, midwest and southwest regions, as well as for nationwide specialty retail.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 15:45
To cleanse, protect and moisturize hair without stripping it of natural oils, keratin or color, the Anti-Residue Cleanse from Unwash is like a “reset button” for hair. Formulated to be pH-balanced and mild without the use of harsh sulfates or parabens, this product will revitalize your customers’ tresses, leaving them healthier and shinier; safe for use several times a week for fine, oily or minimally damaged hair, or weekly for curly, course or damaged hair. SRP: $24 (10.1 oz.)
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 15:35
Lightweight and luxuriously hydrating, the Sun Therapé Face & Body Moisturizer from Pharmagel features an advanced formula made with marine plankton, liposomes and enzymes that reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles in addition to providing UVA/UVB sun protection. Ideal for application prior to makeup as it will leave the skin with a silky, smooth finish. Reapply every two hours, 15 minutes prior to sun exposure. SRP: $36
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 15:23
The new all-natural unscented mineral Anti-Aging Sunscreen Stick SPF 30 from Jersey Shore Cosmetics is formulated with red raspberry seed oil, coconut oil and buckthorn oil for proven UVA/UVB broad-spectrum protection. Reef-friendly, paraben-free and cruelty-free, the sheer formula of this two-in-one product works on all skin types for anti-aging as well as sun protection benefits. The size of lip balm, it’s the perfect beach bag essential that can even fit in a pocket. SRP: $22
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 18:30
That’s right—one of beauty’s hottest brands has named a male model, actor and social influencer as its first-ever brand ambassador. Nick Bateman is now the “face of beauty” for the award-winning beauty brand from The Estee Lauder Companies Glamglow. And therein, likely, lies the biggest hint as to why Glamglow chose Bateman. Not only is Bateman easy on the eyes (which is sure to please Glamglow’s predominantly female customer and fan base), but he carries major social clout, to the tune of more than 6 million Instagram followers.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 18:17
Many CVS Pharmacy customers may soon walk into their neighborhood pharmacy and find it almost unrecognizable. The online and brick-and-mortar retailer is upping its game among competing health and beauty retailers, adding more on-trend and “healthier” beauty options, a broader selection of vitamins and supplements, and what it’s calling better-for-you food options; not to mention an upgraded store design, featuring digital signage and an enhanced customer experience.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 18:01
In light of its stance on climate change, L’Oreal has been committed to sustainable efforts to reduce its environmental footprint, recently disclosing the results of its endeavors in its 2016 Sharing Beauty With All progress report, as part of its Sharing Beauty With All program, which was launched in 2013.
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 17:45
Wildly successful hairstylist and entrepreneur Luis Alvarez steps up as vice president of marketing, creative and education for Conair's ever-growing professional division, BaBylissPRO.A company like Conair Corporation soars above the typical beauty business, spreading its wings as a multinational giant, a relentless innovator—indeed, a true icon of American culture. But despite a meteoric rise and exponential growth since its 1959 inception, Conair's talented team is not one to rest on its laurels.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 17:14
Featuring a creamy, rich formula that includes a relaxer, base and activator, the ORS Olive Oil Zone Relaxer is fortified with moisturizing olive oil to protect the hair from damage. The relaxer delivers smoother, shinier and soft-to-the-touch results that you can see. It also will allow your customers to zone in on the edges, sides or back of the head for precision without wasting product. SRP: $3.99 For more information, visit orshaircare.com.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 17:05
To prevent hair from drying out and falling flat, it’s no secret that skipping the shower and opting for the dry shampoo is a great solution. The new Psssst! Instant Dry Shampoo in Sugar Berry features a delicious, sweet scent and revives hair. Its lightweight, talc-free formula deodorizes built-up oil, while the fragrance is released over time for a long-lasting effect. Just spray away and start saving water; meanwhile, hair will still feel freshly shampooed. SRP: $6.99
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 16:56
As refreshing as a summer’s day, the Pink Lemonade & Coconut Super Antioxidant & Texture Beautifier Conditioner from The Mane Choice is formulated to give curls their shape while adding in moisture. A must-have for curly, wavy and textured hair, this conditioner is infused with biotin, vitamins and nutrients for a healthy glow. Use it with the entire Pink Lemonade & Coconut Super Antioxidant & Texture Beautifier Collection, which includes the Shampoo, Curl Boosting Sherbet and Mousse. SRP: $13.99
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 16:38
Designed to be the size and shape of a credit card, the portable Go-Comb is a wallet’s best friend. Lightweight and ideal for travel, this sleek comb allows for styling hair on the go, anywhere. This matte black comb also serves as a bottle opener—and can even be personalized with initials (up to three characters). Coated for a smooth finish, this fine tooth comb is ideal for short hairstyles and beards. SRP: $21.99 For more information, visit go-comb.com.