Posts Categorized: Gossip

Rihanna vs. MAC – Round Two

Rihanna has taken to Twitter to unveil her second Viva Glam MAC collaboration, with all profits going towards ‘helping women and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.’ As MAC revealed on their website, they’ve partnered with the Barbadian-beauty on a frosted metallic mauve lipstick and lipgloss for the collaboration. The lipstick for Viva Glam Rihanna II… Read more »

Are You Ready for Christian Louboutin Beauté?

‘Beauty is a boat that is meant to sail alone, but one that sails alongside the shoes,’ says Christian Louboutin, as he unveils his new nail lacquer collection – Rouge Louboutin. The story of the soles goes that 20 years ago, Louboutin, looking for the perfect finishing touch for a prototype he had just created,… Read more »

Our FABULOUS New Look…

Here at Veblen International, we are very aware of the ever-changing industries of fashion and beauty. To coincide with the fast-paced environment of the markets we operate within, we have recently selected an array of fabulous new images to adorn our website! Not only that, but we have refreshed our content, giving you a clearer,… Read more »

New Restylane Formula Approved

Valeant Pharmaceuticals has received FDA clearance for a new Restylane formulation to smooth lines around the mouth and enhance lips. Restylane Silk is a clear injectable gel composed of a non-animal-based formulation of hyaluronic acid and 0.3% lidocaine – added to reduce the discomfort associated with the treatment. “We are pleased to have received marketing… Read more »

Pearl Perfume – The Next Big Thing?

Luxury goods brand, Essential Oils of Tasmania (EOT), a subsidiary of Atlas Pearls and Perfumes, has received a $1.1 million grant from Commercialisation Australia to support the commercialisation of EOT’s proprietary extraction technology and the production of fragrance ingredients, derived from Australian indigenous botanicals, marine (pearls and seaweed) and fungal products. Atlas’ perfume Ayu, a… Read more »

Leighton Denny Awarded MBE!

Nail and beauty guru Leighton Denny has been named in the latest Queens Honours list and has been awarded an MBE for Contributions and Success in the Nail and Beauty Industry. Leighton will be awarded the title for his achievements within the nail and beauty industry, in which he possesses a star-studded client list that… Read more »

L’Oréal to Acquire NYX Cosmetics

Cosmetics giant L’Oreal has signed an undisclosed deal to acquire Los Angeles-based brand, NYX Cosmetics. As one of the fastest growing colour cosmetics brands in the US, NYX has projected 2014 revenues expected to surpass $100m. The brand was founded in 1999 by entrepreneur Toni Ko, and has achieved success through social media channels such… Read more »

Meet Dominique…

Veblen is excited to announce the recruitment of our latest staff member – Dominique Nicholls. Dominique has joined Veblen as a Senior Recruitment Consultant, with a focus on the Medical Aesthetics & Cosmetic Surgery markets. She will be recruiting for positions including product development right through to clinics and end users, including surgical roles. Dominique’s… Read more »

Presenting…The Perfume Society!

Fragrance lovers unite! The world’s first appreciation society for fragrance, The Perfume Society, has indeed, arrived. The exclusive Perfume Society invites perfume lovers to enjoy fragrance through a variety of mediums including an exciting website, e-zine ‘The Scented Letter’, ‘discovery boxes’ and invitations to members-only events such as workshops and Q&A sessions. Launched by industry… Read more »

The Latest MAC Collaboration – The Simpsons?!

To celebrate the impending 25th anniversary of the iconic TV show, The Simpson’s, MAC is to release a new collection inspired by the cartoon matriarch herself, Marge Simpson. The official Twitter page for The Simpsons was the first to break the news, followed by an announcement from MAC reading: “Springfield, Springfield! We’re launching a collection to celebrate… Read more »