Stories from Beauty Store Business
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 11:01
Successful beauty innovator and ICMAD board chairman, Dr. Robb Akridge is passionate about helping cosmetics entrepreneurs succeed! At a recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, Dr. Robb Akridge (known as “Dr. Robb”) met the inventor of a kid’s toy called ROXs. ROXs is an interactive game with light-up rocks that kids run towards and tag. It intrigued him with its originality. But ROXs’ founder was downtrodden after pouring all his money into a company that had no investors; and, he didn’t know the ins and outs of running a business. “He said, ‘All I’m worried about is keeping...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 18:07
Indie Beauty Expo (IBE), which first entered the beauty scene in New York City in the summer of 2015 and made a second debut in Los Angeles in the spring of 2016 is now expanding its footprint to Dallas. Indie Beauty Expo will launch in Dallas in spring 2017, giving Dallas and all who flock to it a taste of all things indie beauty, from beauty ingestibles to beauty devices and more.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 17:41
Matrix’s Sydell and Arnold Miller became the first-ever co-recipients of the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation’s Legacy Award during the 5th Annual Beauty Changes Lives event, which took place March 26, during America’s Beauty Show by Cosmetologists Chicago.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 17:01
International SalonSpa Business Network’s annual conference, coming up May 7-9, will focus on equipping beauty professionals for today’s evolving retail, leadership, marketing and customer service experiences. The event, “Building the Ultimate Experience,” will host breakout sessions at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, in Orlando, Florida. ISBN is also partnering with law firm Ogletree Deakins to inform ISBN members with key employment, labor and wage insights.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 17:49
The fresh aromas of the Scented Nail Polish Removers from Blossom Beauty come from their natural and organic ingredients. Each bottle contains nourishing essential oils and no harsh chemicals because the formulas are acetone free and non-toxic. Safe for natural and acrylic nails, the best part is that each bottle is infused with real flowers for a gorgeous look that smells equally as sweet. Pick from Lavender (shown), Mint or Spring Bouquet. SRP: $7.90
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 16:55
With just one click, Clixit’s Heal & Conceal concealer hides blemishes and imperfections for a flawless face. What’s more, it’s formulated with ingredients that are good for your skin like antioxidants, tea tree oil, vitamin B complex, vitamins C and E, minerals and amino acids. Excellent for teens or adults and super versatile, use it under or over makeup to repair damage. Choose from Light, Medium or Dark. SRP: $22.95 (each) For more information, visit clixit.com.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 16:39
For any woman on the go who wants a classic, stylish ponytail without the fuss, Hair2Wear’s Clip in Pony redefines the phrase “one trick pony.” Made from synthetic hair fiber and hand-blended for a naturally beautiful look, it’s as easy to care for as your own hair, and can be washed and styled as needed. Available in 12 shades ranging from Almost Black to Platinum Blonde. SRP: $39 For more information, visit hairuwear.com.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 15:47
One of the professional beauty industry’s leading sales organizations, The Kirschner Group (TKG) has announced the creation of a new social media and digital marketing department specifically designed to offer clients a unique opportunity to increase brand awareness and growth in the digital space.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:12
Beauty is booming worldwide, as underscored by the Africa Makeup and Beauty Fair scheduled for April 14-17 at the Providence Events and Recreation Center in Labadi, Ghana.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:05
The Shavers market—consisting of both electric and non-electric shavers—is expected to reach 70.24 billion between 2016 and 2024, according to “Global Shavers Market—Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2016-2024” report from Transparency Market Research.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:54
The 50th edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna ended its 2017 installment with impressive numbers, as the show saw record growth; particularly in the number of international attendees, there was a 16 percent increase. Show organizers also announced some particularly exciting news during the show’s press conference: Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna will be expanding its international presence through partnerships on foreign soil. A roundup of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna’s 2017 numbers were as follows:
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 16:03
Giovanni Cosmetic's Eco Chic Hair Care 2chic Blackberry & Coconut Milk Repairing Shampoo repairs and rejuvenates the hair while hydrating and protecting locks from further damage. Meant to restore vibrancy, the rich formula of antioxidants and omega-3 compounds work together to improve hair health while also eliminating frizz. Color safe and laureth sulfate free. SRP: $8.99 For more information, visit Giovanni Cosmetics.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 14:04
Formulated with a natural ammonia-oxidizing bacteria, Mother Dirt's AO+Mist is a live probiotic spray designed to restore and improve the health and appearance of the skin. This unique, patented live probiotic spray helps replenish the skin to a proper balance of essential bacteria that have been removed by modern hygiene and lifestyles. SRP: 3.4 fl oz; $49 For more information, visit Mother Dirt.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 13:44
HotHeads’ Mini-G: The Dry Shampoo Brush was designed with the technique of back-brushing in mind. The brush helps create volume and focus while leaving hair fresh by helping to dislodge the oil-soaked powder from dry shampoo. The brush, of course, also smooths the surface of the hair, creating natural shine. The Mini-G makes use of tri-colored bristles, each offering a different benefit for use with dry shampoo.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 10:37
Each comb is laser cut from stainless steel and hand-finished with a Satin finish by Detroit jeweler and metal artist Jason Burton. Burton & Levy is dedicated to acquiring locally sourced materials and processes and being environmentally friendly. Ranging in sizes from 3.25 inches in length to 5 inches, there is something for everyone. The Beard Comb comes in five distinct colors:
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 13:31
Cetaphil is giving customers more skincare options to choose from. The acclaimed skincare brand has released seven new facial skincare items that address issues ranging from redness and hydration to effective makeup removal.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 13:21
Customers who are looking for added skincare protection against environmental factors will be thrilled to learn MyChelle Dermaceuticals has expanded its line to include some additional natural, advanced and sun-care products. For antioxidant protection, Perfect C PRO Serum contains 25% l-ascorbic acid (vitamin C) plus Plant C-Stem to restore skin texture, brighten skin and reduce the visible signs of aging. It’s designed to help renew mature/damaged skin, and is for normal, dry and oily skin.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 12:49
Kat Von D Beauty just got a lot more hands and faces to represent the brand as it pursues global expansion. The beauty entrepreneur behind the brand, Kat Von D, recently assembled the team, called the Artistry Collective, made up of some of the beauty industry’s most talented makeup artists and influencers.