#BeautyRecap: December 6th, 2016

Retail

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Estee Lauder opens Christmas gifting store in London
CosmeticsBusiness.com

People and TODAY reveal their Beauty Awards 2016 winners
Today.com

Sephora’s Virtual Artist app to expand into Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore and Indonesia
WWD.com – Paywall

Refinery29 announces its Beauty Innovator Awards winners
Refinery29.com

Glamour’s guide to the best male grooming products
GlamourMagazine.co.uk

Molly Cosmetics launches Silisponge, a transparent silicone makeup sponge
TeenVogue.com

“Curology wants to treat your acne over the Internet”
Racked.com

Star Wars collaborates with KeepMe to launch a line of themed fragrances
KeepMeGroup.com

Eyeko and Colette collaborate on mascara
Allure.com

Makeup used on and inspired by the Gilmore Girls return
DailyMail.co.uk

InnovaDerma raises money to expand Skinny Tan across the US
ProactiveInvestors.co.uk

Unilever launch new deodorants and antiperspirants with “anti-marks” technology
PRNewswire.com

A review of Tarte’s Athleisure line
Popsugar.com

Essie launches Gel Couture nail polish line
PRNewswire.com

Icelandic skincare line Soley Organics do debut in the UK
Wallpaper.com

“Sephora NZ customers left in dark with undelivered orders and no customer service”
Stuff.co.nz

Top 8 women-led beauty companies
Forbes.com

8 best British beauty buys
Vogue.co.uk

5 Too Faced Unicorn Tears lipstick dupes to try
Allure.com

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter starts its Winter Cocoa Tour across the US
PRNewswire.com

“Why the new moisturising soft lotion by La Mer is worth every penny”
Forbes.com

“A new mask from AmorePacific that keeps you glowing and helps you sleep”
Forbes.com

Uma Oils launches in Space NK
WWD.com – Paywall

Celebrities and Interviews

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An interview with Birchbox co-founder Katia Beauchamp
TheGuardian.com

An interview with Victoria’s Secret Angel Taylor Hill
Elle.com

“Why the Victoria’s Secret Angels are obsessed with this gold mask”
Glamour.com

“The ‘Melaniin Goddess’: Meet the model whose skin tone made her a social media sensation”
CNN.com

An interview with Dr. Sandra Lee aka Dr. Pimple Popper and her best acne tips
TeenVogue.com

Jo Malone launches her book ‘My Story’
PRNewswire.com

Make Up For Ever and Jessie J team up for a year of artistic collaborations
PRNewswire.com

Pitbull launches his third fragrance line
PRNewswire.com

Kylie Jenner is giving away a car to celebrate the opening of her pop-up store
Bustle.com

Hailey Baldwin at the launch of her collaboration with ModelCo
Rescu.com.au

Mariah Carey at the launch of her collaboration with MAC Cosmetics
TheSun.co.uk

Asia

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Cyber-breach at Shiseido’s IPSA store potentially leads to 420 000+ leaked customer details
Mainichi.jp

Shiseido unveils new products targetted at the Chinese market
Nikkei.com

L’Oreal Japan invents device that converts hair damage into sound
Nikkei.com

@cosme announces winners of its The Best Cosmetics Awards 2016
PRNewswire.com

Survey finds growing South Korean cosmetics popularity among Chinese youth
Nikkei.com

B2LiNK eyes global K-beauty market beyond China
KoreaTimes.co.kr

South Korea to ban cosmetics that don’t use alternative testing (if available) by February 2017
ChemicalWatch.com

LG H&H partners with Farouk Systems on joint venture
PRNewswire.com

Kolmar Korea takes over Canada’s CSR Cosmetics
PulseNews.co.kr

“Why there’s a really good chance you’re working a K-beauty trend”
Glossy.co

Sheetmask retailer Petaluma & Co launches subscription box
PRNewswire.com

Son of China’s richest man Wang Jianlin backs beauty-brand Ningyue
ChinaMoneyNetwork.com

Anil Kapoor reveals his skincare secrets
GQIndia.com

Market

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Facebook releases data on beauty consumers
FB.com

Estee Lauder taps millennial employees to help direct marketing and retail
FT.com

Skincare devices market projected to grow at a CAGR of 10% from 2014 to 2020
DigitalJournal.com

“Why influencer marketing is the new inbound marketing for retailers”
TheDrum.com

“Cult-like followings and exclusivity are driving beauty boutique growth”
PRNewswire.com

Outreach

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Amnesty International says child labour involved in palm oil harvesting supplied to Nestle, Unilever, and others
Forbes.com

Shiseido announced as a partner at the 12th Women’s Forum for Economy and Society
WorldPressOnline.com

France issues regulations to label goods from Israeli settlements
Haaretz.com

DoTERRA donates to assist the Ghana Make a Difference Program, supporting orphans in Ghana
PRNewswire.com

Microfibers from clothing emerging as new environmental threat after countries move to ban plastic microbeads
NationalPost.com

Planned train line in France may endanger Chanel’s flower fields
HollywoodReporter.com

Corporate

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Avon’s CIO Tom Conophy leaves after 6 weeks
WSJ.com

Glossier raises $24 million USD to open stores and go international
Forbes.com

How Glossier raised its latest round of funding
IntoTheGloss.com

“Glossier is building a multimillion-dollar millennial makeup empire with Slack, Instagram, and selfies”
QZ.com

Shiseido appoints Serena Giovi as SVP of Buxom
GlobalCosmeticsNews.com

Jamie Wilson named CFO of Avon
PRNewswire.com

L’Occitane International reports profit rise 34 per cent in the fiscal half year
SCMP.com

Davines achieves B Corporation certification
BCorporation.eu

Interesting Reads

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“Where beauty means bleached skin”
NYTimes.com

How a cat’s tongue works to detangle fur and hair
PrinceGeorgeCitizen.com

“The beauty blogger shaving cream hack everyone is freaking out over” (Using it as makeup remover)
Allure.com

“Premium Beauty: What is it and why is it so important right now?”
TheFashionLaw.com

Woman receives damages and legal fees after being burned by her high-end skin cream
Herald.ie

“A hairy man’s guide to skincare”
GQ.com

“The wasabi lip-plumping hack isn’t as genius as you might think”
Allure.com

Skincare experts blast wasabi lip-plumping tip
DailyMail.co.uk

£650,000 worth of cosmetics stolen in ‘get rich quick’ scam
ManchesterEveningNews.co.uk

Moroccan state TV show apologises after showing segment showing how to use makeup to cover signs of domestic abuse
TheGuardian.com

#FaceFullofFoodChallenge has beauty bloggers using mac and cheese powder as makeup
TeenVogue.com

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