#BeautyRecap: August 2nd, 2016

Retail

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Max Factor returns to the United States
Allure.com

House of Lashes partners with Sephora on limited-edition lash set
WWD.com

Kylie Jenner accused of stealing shades of new eyeshadow palette from Shaaanxo
Mic.com

Shaaanxo later says she did not accuse Kylie Jenner of copying her eyeshadow palette
IBTimes.com.au

Sephora to open at Westfield World Trade Center in New York on August 16th
WWD.com

Walgreens to shutdown Beauty.com and Drugstore.com
WWD.com

Laneige collaborates with fashion brand Lucky Chouette
Mashable.com

How Shiseido’s use of the plant chomeiso grown on an isle in Okinawa increased job opportunities
Asahi.com

French-Canadian Nannette de Gaspé, launches water-less dry sheet masks
Vogue.com

New Zealand woman creates line of package-free solid shampoos and products
Stuff.co.nz

Henkel’s Schwarzkopf brand joins in on Amazon Dash buttons
PRNewswire.com

Natural deoderant brand PiperWai receives funding on TV show Shark Tank
Time.com

British department-store chain Harvey Nichols renovates its beauty section
LuxuryDaily.com

Kylie Jenner expands product line with eyeshadow palette
HelloMagazine.com

Ulta to launch “beauty credit card”
PRNewswire.com

Asia

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Jessica Jung shares her 16 step beauty routine
Vogue.com

South Korea’s duty-free purchase limits dampen sales
KoreaHerald.com

AmorePacific Malaysia upbeat over new skincare brand prospects
NST.com.my

LG Household & Health Care posts record 2nd quarter profits
KoreaHerald.com

AmorePacific posts record 2nd quarter sales results
KoreaHerald.com

Chinese state media reports that South Korean beauty imports are failing quality control tests
Chosun.com

AmorePacific and LG Household & Health Care shares drop on announcement of new regulatory risks
KoreaTimes.co.kr

China to tighten sanitary rules on South Korean beauty imports
KoreaTimes.co.kr

Kim Rae Won selected as face of Atoclassic brand
AllKPop.com

Billionaire Zhang Guiping’s company invests $54 million USD into South Korea’s ID Healthcare to open plastic surgery clinics in China
Forbes.com

KAO Japan’s profits jumped 35.6% in the first six months of the fiscal year
WWD.com

Cosmetics and fashion make up the second largest category of online purchases in South Korea
KoreaJoongangDaily.com

Innovative British entrepreneur to bring Asia’s animal sheet-masks to the UK
Nottinghampost.com

“8 beauty innovations we have Korea to be thankful for”
Vogue.co.uk

Indian ayurvedic and herbal based skin care company, Shahnaz Husain, to go global
TelegraphIndia.com

Market and Trends

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Physician dispensed cosmeceuticals market to surge according to market research firm
PRNewswire.com

L’Oreal is the most-watched beauty brand on Youtube
ReelSEO.com

US FDA sends warning letter to Annemarie Gianni Skin Care for drug-like marketing
FDA.gov

Survey finds 80% of US tweens use personal care products
Drugstorenews.com

Cosmoprof sets attendance record
PRNewswire.com

Outreach and Sustainability

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Beauty companies and the struggle to source child labour-free mica
TheGuardian.com

Study finds palm oil production big component of tropical deforestation
UCUSA.org

Wisconsin Salvation Army receives 350+ pound donation of personal care items
KFIZ.com

Look Good Feel Better and Saks Fifth Avenue host the 5th Annual National Beauty Editors Day
Yahoo.com

Australian doctors calling for tighter regulations on cosmetic procedures
TheCourier.com.au

US President Obama appoints Dermalogica CEO, Jane Wurwand, as entrepreneurship ambassador
Time.com

US FDA warns against unlabelled foreign cosmetics, may contain substances like mercury
ACSH.org

Corporate

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Avon announces cash tender offers
PRNewswire.com

Castanea Partners and Main Post Partners are teaming up to Becca Cosmetics
WWD.com

L’Oreal’s third quarter financial results miss estimates, due to slow down in sales in France
Bloomberg.com

L’Oreal finances down due to write-downs for Clarisonic brand
WSJ.com

L’Oreal opens research center for skin and hair in Johannesburg, South Africa
LOreal.com

Revlon sales are up, income down due to foreign exchange rates
WWD.com

My Import USA acquires TAG body spray brand from Proctor & Gamble
Businesswire.com

Huda Beauty sponsors a US national holiday for lipstick
WWD.com

Vice Media acquires majority stake in Starworks Beauty and Talent
TheIndustryLondon.com

Interesting Reads

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The sordid f*cked up history of red lipstick
Mic.com

Youtuber Jackie Aina starts Black Owned Makeup Brands (BOMB) movement
Allure.com

Youtube hosts #YoutubeBlack to celebrate Black creators and beauty gurus
TubeFilter.com

An interview with StyleSeat CEO, Melody McCloskey, on raising $40 million USD in venture capital
Forbes.com

Kim Kardashian’s dermatologist on “the future of ageing”
WMagazine.com

Ciara says Future’s comments about her cost her a $500 000 USD cosmetic contract
Complex.com

An interview with various women about their stretch marks
GisborneHerald.co.nz

Inside beauty Youtuber Huda Kattan’s makeup closet
Refinery29.com

The chemical reactions taking place when you swim in a pool
ACS.org

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