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Fragrance Foundation Awards adds gender neutral category

Gender-neutral fragrances will be officially recognised at The Fragrance Foundation Awards.

Clinique reveals first global brand ambassador

'Game of Thrones' actress Emilia Clarke is names as 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

Jan 13, 2020: Elisabeth King reports on this week’s business news

Beauty tech grabs headlines at world's largest consumer technology show; leading Italian investment firm buys 20 per cent stake in Santa Maria Novella; halal beauty and personal care sales to reach US$54 billion; and L'Oréal to ramp up international expansion of US luxury brands with new global president.

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

Valentine’s Day gift guide: 5 treatments to pamper your special someone

We round up five of the best beauty treatments to gift your special someone.

Goop's Netflix trailer has officially landed

Netflix has released a new trailer that embraces Goop's controversial reputation.

These beauty brands are donating to the Australian Bushfires

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

Shane Dawson reveals secret beauty channel

Dawson spoke out in a series of Tweets that led to the unveiling of a secret YouTube channel.

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.

Kylie Cosmetics appoints new CEO

Kylie Jenner will continue to to lead creative efforts, as well as social media.

Updates at BEAUTYDIRECTORY and beautyheaven

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

Jan 6, 2020: Elisabeth King reports on this week’s business news

Retailers buoyed by Boxing Day sales of $2.3 billion; the four mega-trends for 2020 beauty; direct-to-consumer beauty sales continue to soar; and Kylie Skin to debut in Europe.

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 16, 2019: Elisabeth King reports on this week’s business news

Prada inks new fragrance license with L’Oréal; Australian Retailers Association partners with Facebook; World's top 10 cosmetic exporting countries; and Adore Beauty gets intimate.

INIKA Organic Wins Best New Vegan Product at The Beauty Awards 2019

Over 250,000 people voted in this year's awards.

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.

Classic Blue: A beauty wrap-up of Pantone’s Colour of the Year

BD rounds up 10 beauty products in honour of Pantone’s Colour of the Year - Classic Blue.

Your official "greenwashing" glossary

An expert weighs in on the terms to beware of.

Jeffree Star refunds customers following backlash

The beauty influencer is refunding his mystery boxes, following a string of 'false advertising' claims.

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.

Elle Macpherson unveils first skincare line

WelleCo's first skincare line is now available for purchase.

Dec 5: Beauty reads from across the web

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


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