Stories from Beauty Store Business
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 09:15
Coconut-based beauty brand Kopari Beauty has received substantial investment funding from L Catterton, which is known as the largest consumer-focused private equity firm in the world.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 09:05
The global organic personal-care and cosmetic products market is expected to reach $19.8 billion by 2022, according to “Organic Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Market – Global Opportunities and Forecasts, 2015-2022” from Allied Market Research.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 08:50
The branded beauty store trend continues with London-based Pixi Beauty. Available in the United States via Target stores and online, Pixi Beauty has opened its first U.S. store. The brand, which was founded by Swedish makeup artist Petra Strand more than 10 years ago, now occupies a nearly 1,700-square-foot boutique on Abbott Kinney Boulevard in Los Angeles’ Venice area; which happens to be near its U.S. headquarters in Santa Monica.
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 18:58
Beauty Store Business' managing editor Breanna Armstrong will be on the "How To Work with Celebrities and Influencers" panel at the Professional Beauty Association's International Salon and Spa Expo this weekend on Jan. 29, in Long Beach, CA. Armstrong will join beauty editor Jennifer Chan and Vanity Girl Hollywood CEO Maxine Tatlonghari at ISSE in Long Beach, CA, on Sunday at noon to tackle how brands and influencers can work with each other to produce sales and marketing strategies through social media. The panel will take place in room 204.
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 18:24
The Volumizing Dry Shampoo from Suavecita removes oil build up between washes while adding volume and can be used with any hair color.SRP: $8.99, www.suavecito.com
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 12:32
Your customers can now enjoy the trendy treatment called dermaplaning at home using a new skincare device called Dermaflash. We discovered this skincare device at the Indie Beauty Expo LA, last weekend and it created much buzz (no pun intended) on the showroom floor. Designed specifically for the delicate skin on a woman’s face, Dermaflash provides a superior level of exfoliation. A subtle sonic vibration and proprietary edge instantly remove dead skin cells, built up debris and peach fuzz. The results are immediate—a silky, smooth, hair-free complexion with no downtime.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 13:21
Beauty Store Business, and the industry at large, mourns the loss of one of professional beauty’s most beloved family members: Fabio Sementilli, vice president of education at Coty Professional Beauty. Sementilli died tragically on January 23 in Woodland Hills, California at age 49. He was known as a mentor to many, believing that continuing education and giving back were the cornerstones of our industry. Our deepest condolences go out to his family, friends and colleagues.
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