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L’Oréal shifts production to combat coronavirus in Europe

The French beauty giant will use its facilities to manufacture and distribute hand sanitisers and hydroalcoholic gel throughout Europe.

What beauty brands are doing in their rally against COVID-19

BD reports on the latest initiatives being enforced by beauty brands globally in their rally against COVID-19.

Eye of Horus launch beauty bars in NZ retail stores

The Australian cosmetics brand launched it exclusively in all Green Cross Health retailers.

M.A.C suspends beauty services and cancels makeover appointments in NZ

The initiative is in response to the recent Coronavirus crackdown.

Grin toothpastes now certified palm oil free

The Kiwi-owned oral care brand recently received the Orangutan Alliance's seal of approval.

Olay vows to stop retouching models’ skin in ads

The P&G-owned brand will implement the policy in all of its advertising campaigns by the end of the year.

The Warehouse launches $1 sanitary products

The retail giant tackles period poverty with its new offering of super affordable liners and sanitary pads.

The new face of Shiseido

The Japanese beauty brand has appointed actress and illustrator Lauren Tsai as its new global ambassador.

INIKA Organic showcase natural and organic beauty at NYFW

The 100% natural and organic beauty brand created looks for designers Jonathan Cohen and Cho Cheng.

Feb 10: Industry updates

Catch up on all the latest industry updates.

Parris Goebel proves makeup has no rules in M.A.C’s latest campaign

Parris Goebel is the new face of M.A.C New Zealand's latest campaign

Pinterest debuts new virtual makeup feature

The new feature allows users to virtually try on different lipstick shades from different brands

‘Detox’ teas pulled from NZ supermarkets

Following an article released by Consumer NZ, Healtheries is forced to pull out a selection of its 'detox' teas.

Hermès unveils new lipstick line

French fashion powerhouse reveals its first foray into the cosmetics industry.

Clinique reveals first global brand ambassador

'Game of Thrones' actress Emilia Clarke is Clinique's first global brand ambassador for skincare and makeup

Sephora announces second store opening

Sephora NZ has announced its plans to open a second store in Auckland

Murad launches inclusive skincare campaign

Murad relaunches Retinol Youth Renewal Trio with a new campaign championing inclusivity.

L’Oreal to launch AI-powered customisable beauty device

L'Oreal unveils its first-ever AI-powered personalised beauty device

These beauty brands are donating to the Australian Bushfires

Here's how you and your readers can shop while supporting worthy organisations.

2020 Predictions: Top 7 Instagram trends

From AR Filters to the rise of nano-influencers, here are the top 7 trends that are predicted to be big this year.

Updates at BEAUTYDIRECTORY and beautyheaven

New Zealand's largest beauty dedicated websites have appointed a new Digital Content Producer.

Bauer Media appoints new skin editor

Helene Ravlich will commence her new role on Monday 6th of January.

China finally accepting alternatives to animal testing of beauty products

While it's still a work in progress it's definitely a step in a positive direction.

Facebook releases key trends set to dominate in 2020

The report is based on examination of on-platform conversation shifts over the last two years.

Dec 13: Beauty reads from across the web

Here are four industry articles that have piqued our interest over the past week.

Google reveals its 2019 beauty trend statistics

Google has released this year's top 10 beauty trend statistics.

Pinterest 100: The top trends to try in 2020

For the first time, Pinterest has organised these insights into ten themes that show broader cultural shifts and changes in consumer behaviour.

Beiersdorf acquires stake in beauty tech start-up

South Korea's Lycl Inc.combines three different business models.

YouTube reveals top beauty videos of the year

What this wrap-up lacks in originality, it makes up for in useful data.

The best time to post on Instagram revealed

12 million posts were analysed across multiple time zones.

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