Posts Tagged: beauty

MyShowcase In Deals With Percy & Reed And Pure Elixir

Online beauty discovery company, MyShowcase, has gauged two new retail partnerships with haircare brand, Percy & Reed, and the skincare supplement brand, Pure Elixir. The retail contracts were secured in the last quarter of 2015 with a view to start trading in MyShowcase’s first mid-season edit from January 2016 onwards.

Lippistix – the INGENIOUS Lipstick Sampler!

Testing lipstick on the back of your hand or selecting the wrong shade may be a thing of the past, all thanks to the lipstick sampling product, Lippistix. Developed by Carolyn Devitt, Lippistix helps consumers to test lip colour in-store or at home before buying the end product. Simply select your desired shade and place… Read more »

Cosmo To Launch Debut Fragrance

Global women’s magazine Cosmopolitan has announced its debut into the fragrance market, launching Cosmopolitan The Fragrance. Following the UK launch on September 7th exclusively in 350 Boots stores and online, Cosmopolitan The Fragrance will be rolled out to several other markets, including Germany and Australia in 2015. Distributed by Jigsaw ESL, the fragrance will be available in… Read more »

Orly Goes EPIX

LA-Based nail care brand Orly is celebrating 40 years in the business, by entering the high-tech arena with the release of a new range of nail lacquers. EPIX is as a professional lacquer that contains a novel smudge-fixing technology. The product dries faster, lasts longer and applies easier than a usual polish and is available… Read more »

MAC vs. the Partners in Design…

Famed for its celebrity collaborations, MAC Cosmetics’ latest team consists of fashion designers and illustrators, couple Isabel and Ruben Toledo. Renowned for their award-winning and imaginative work, the pair has collaborated with MAC on a range of colour cosmetics including mascaras, lipsticks and eyeliners. There is also a specially designed powder/blush brush and make-up bag…. 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 »

International Sales Director – Luxury Skincare

The complex, cosmeceutical brand heritage of our client meant that finding the right profile to represent the brand and take business to the next level, would require a very specific level of experience. Understanding the product proposition and the markets our client’s brand already successfully retailed in, proved to impact the direction of the search…. Read more »

Joan Collins Launches Cosmetics, Skincare & Fragrance Range

 Hollywood star, author and all-round glamour icon, Joan Collins, has turned her perfectly manicured hand to creating a new range of beauty products comprising of skincare, fragrance and cosmetics.  Joan Collins Timeless Beauty, which launched yesterday (4th March 2014), is comprised of skincare and cosmetics products in a variety of shades, and a fragrance that… Read more »

A Sad Farewell…

Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of hair and skincare brand Aveda and owner of Intelligent Nutrients, has died at the age of 72. Rechelbacher founded the plant-based beauty brand Aveda Corporation and organic health and beauty company Intelligent Nutrients in 1978. Aveda stated “it is with profound sadness that today we say farewell to our founder,… Read more »

L’Oreal Hit the Record

French beauty & cosmetics giant L’Oreal has announced a record profit in 2013 through sales of Garnier shampoos, Maybelline makeup as well as its additional beauty offerings. L’Oreal reported net profit of €2.96 billion ($4.9 billion) last year, up 3.2% from €2.87b in 2012. The company is 29.5% owned by Swiss food giant Nestle, who… Read more »