#BeautyRecap: July 4th, 2017

Products and Reviews

A look at the Neutrogena Light Therapy Pen for acne
Elle.com

A look at Gandur, an Icelandic farm making skincare products from mink fat
IcelandMonitor.mbl.is

A look at La Roche Posay’s updated My UV Patch
HarpersBazaar.co.uk

A review of Kokie Professionals, now available at Walmart
PopSugar.com

A look at the Josie Maran Argan Moonstone Drops
Allure.com

A review of the Peet Rivko skincare line
HelloGiggles.com

A look at dermatologist Dr. Heather Woolery-Lloyd’s skincare line for people of colour, Specific Beauty
Allure.com

A look at the St. Ives Rise & Energize Coconut & Coffee Face Scrub
Allure.com

A review of One Two Lash’s magnetic false eyelashes
Glamour.com

A review of the H2O+ Beauty x MiLi Moisture Meter
Glamour.com

A review of the Tatcha’s Violet-C Radiance Mask
TeenVogue.com

A look at Easy.ink’s 2-week temporary tattoos
Allure.com

ColourPop’s ‘Crushed Crystal’, ‘Gimme More’, and ”Yes, Please Palettes’ delayed
Allure.com

A look at ColourPop’s upcoming nail polish line
Elle.com

A look at the NYX Slip Tease Full Color Lip Oils
Allure.com

A look at the two new upcoming Vitamin C serums from Deciem’s The Ordinary
Allure.com

A look at the ‘American Psycho’ inspired Bateman Skincare
Allure.com

Kat Von D restocks charitable Liquid Lipstick in Project Chimps
Allure.com

Too Faced previews a new glittery palette
Allure.com

HiMirror to be displayed at Cosmoprof 2017
PRNewswire.com

Too Faced previews their 2017 Holiday Collection
Allure.com

Kim Kardashian West shows how she uses her KKW Beauty highlight and contour sticks
Elle.com, Elle.com

A look at the Ulta Beauty x LoveMelisaMichelle Palette
Bustle.com

A look at OFRA’s Island Time Collection
Bustle.com

Theraplex HydroLotion receives National Eczema Association Seal of Acceptance
PRNewswire.com

A preview of Storybook Cosmetics’ The Secret Garden brushes
Bustle.com

A look at Storybook Cosmetics’ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory palette
Bustle.com

ZO Skin Care by Dr. Obagi launches the Ossential Instant Pore Refiner
WWD.com – Paywall

Retail

The Body Shop’s latest campaign features Instagram pet stars
DigiDay.com

Selfridges launches a Korean-made beauty department
TimeOut.com

PopSugar is launching Beauty by PopSugar, a full beauty collection under license with Bona Fide Beauty Lab
WWD.com – Paywall

Natura Brasil, owners of Aesop and The Body Shop, bring their products to the US
Elle.com

A look at the Emirates Airline’s first class shower spa
Allure.com

Macy’s expands its launch of TonyMoly, and the brand considers its own stores in the US
WWD.com – Paywall

Retinol products recommended by The Independent
Independent.co.uk

A look at the success of MIT grad Zahir Dossa’s Function of Beauty
BusinessInsider.com

Best beauty products from Birch Box selected by their employees
Glamour.com

Nars is no longer cruelty-free, in order to sell product into China
TeenVogue.com, Mashable.com

15 natural nail polishes selected by Allure
Allure.com

A look at some Sephora products exclusively available in Canada
Refinery29.com

10 non-sticky lip oils selected by W Magazine
WMagazine.com

4 best hand creams selected by GQ
GQ.com

7 sun and hair protectants for hair selected by Elle
Elle.com

12 face patches selected by The Fashion Spot
TheFashionSpot.com

6 best drugstore primers under $20 USD selected by Elle
Elle.com

5 ‘must-have’ hair products selected by Vanity Fair Beauty Director SunHee Grinnell
VanityFair.com

5 celebrity groomers recommend beauty products for men
GQ.com

7 best exfoliating lip treatments selected by Elle
Elle.com

7 pink mascaras selected by Elle
Elle.com

11 best drugstore beauty products selected by Vogue Beauty Editors
Vogue.com

Walmart hosted it’s US manufacturers open call on June 28th
Walmart.com

Celebrities and Interviews

Kat Von D responds to Nars’ decision to begin animal testing to enter the Chinese market
People.com

An interview with Drybar co-founder Alli Webb on entrepreneurship
Entrepreneur.com

Beauty tips from Bantu Wax founder Yodit Eklund
Vogue.com

Reuben de Maid is a 12-year-old beauty guru
Bustle.com

The 3 biggest beauty breakthroughs by Coco Chanel
Vogue.com

Kim Kardashian West and Jaclyn Hill may be collaborating for KKW Beauty
Refinery29.com

An interview with Kumi Craig who grooms Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Dane DeHaan, and more
Vogue.com

19 drugstore beauty products celebrities ‘swear by’
Glamour.com

An interview with beauty influencer Jenny Ruiz
LATimes.com

An interview with Urban Decay’s co-founder Wende Zomnir
Nylon.com

An interview with Raye Boyce on the racial divide in beauty vlogging
RollingOut.com

Kim Kardashian West responds to not tagging Jackie Aina in KKW Beauty post
TeenVogue.com

Cecilia Wong shares her traditional Chinese medicine skincare and beauty tips
WMagazine.com

A profile of Huda Kattan and why she is one of the biggest beauty influencers
Allure.com

The 6 best men’s grooming moves this week selected by GQ
GQ.com

Kendall Jenner uses eye sheet masks on her chest
TeenVogue.com

An interview with model Ebonee Davis
Essence.com

8 women, including Zoë Barnard, Hind Sahli, Aaliyah Hydes, and Caroline Trentini, share their best beach beauty secrets
Vogue.com

5 Yoga instructors reveal their beauty secrets
WMagazine.com

An interview with Milo Ventimiglia about facial hair
GQ.com

Rugby player Alexis Caught bathes in Earl Grey tea to soothe sunburn
Allure.com

Editor’s note: Bergamot oil, an ingredient of Earl Grey tea contains 5-MOP – a photosensitizer
Pubmed.com

Azelia Banks is launching a skincare line
Metro.co.uk

An interview with Dane DeHaan and Mia Goth about beauty and health
WMagazine.com

An interview with Sky Ting Yoga’s c-founders about beach yoga and beach beauty
Vogue.com

Company under fire for using altered image of Kate Middleton with a black eye
Nine.com.au

Asia & World

Lee Min Ho wins infringement case against cosmetics company
BlastingNews.com, Soompi.com

Lee Hi to launch a lipstick in collaboration with MAC Cosmetics
Koogle.tv

SK-II launches Magnetic Booster exclusively at The Shilla Duty-Free, Changi Airport
MoodieDavittReport.com

Chinese stay 5.4 days Japanese 3.8 days on Seoul visits
KoreaTimes.co.kr

“How I rebooted my beauty regimen in South Korea, a country that takes skin care seriously” by Dina Mishev
WashingtonPost.com

Israeli cosmetic and beauty industry delegation visits Vietnam
VietnamNet.vn

CBD Biotechnology to launch hemp-infused skincare line in China
PRNewswire.com

Public outcry over economic disparity has South Korean companies advancing a social agenda
Nikkei.com

Bustle recommends their 9 best Korean-made beauty products for dark spots
Bustle.com

Moroccan organization warns of counterfeit cosmetics with carcinogenic ingredients
MoroccoWorldNews.com

Outreach

Looters are poaching Greek mountains of wild tea and rare plants to sell to pharma and cosmetic companies
NationalPost.com

Unicef and Garnier partner on #CommitToCare to help children living in emergencies
Unicef.org.uk

Jessica Alba’s Honest Company reaches $7.35 million USD settlement in ‘natural’ and ‘chemical-free’ labelling suit
Reuters.com

BASF, Cargill, P&G and GIZ collaborate to increase production of sustainable certified coconut oil in the Philippines and Indonesia
CSRWire.com

MAC launches two films ‘More Than T’ and ‘Trans102’ to celebrate Pride
PRWeek.com

Clarins is working on sustainable alcohols for its fragrances
WWD.com – Paywall

New US Senate healthcare bill will eliminate the 10% tanning bed tax
TeenVogue.com

Lush partners with Urban Resource Group to make containers out of ocean trash
VegNews.com

Most glitter contributes to plastic microbead pollution
Allure.com

Reports of reactions to cosmetics to the US FDA are more common according to study
Allure.com, NorthWestern.edu

How to file a complaint about a cosmetic or skincare product to the US FDA
LifeHacker.com

US beauty schools score victory over ‘arbitrary’ financial aid rule
CourthouseNews.com

Researchers look at breakdown products of avobenzone in water and UV exposure
RDMag.com

US FDA issues warning letter to Soapwalla Inc. for drug-like claims
FDA.gov

Australia to replace cosmetic and chemical regulation NICNAS
Lexology.com

Health Canada delayed cosmetic preservative ban following industry request
NationalObserver.com

Market

Braun survey finds 50% of men are held back due to lack of confidence in their skin
PRNewswire.com

The South Korean beauty industry is deeply affected by Chinese tourism and tastes
Bloomberg.com

South Korean beauty industry reaches trade surplus of 3.6 trillion won ($3.16 billion USD)
BusinessKorea.co.kr

South Korean health and beauty exports grew 40% year-on-year
BusinessKorea.co.kr

70% of Iran’s beauty market is made up foreign exports, legal and smuggled
FinancialTribune.com

Corporate

Walgreens Boots Alliance ends Rite-Aid merger. Instead, buys about half of its stores and inventory
Forbes.com

NYX CEO Scott Friedman to step down, Michel Fahmy and Nathalie Kristo to replace him
WWD.com – Paywall

Trilogy acquires stake in Lanocorp
RadioNZ.co.nz

A look at L’Oreal and Nestle’s relationship
FT.com

Interesting Reads

Researchers use E. coli bacteria to produce red anthocyanin pigment
ScienceBlog.com

A look at Russian cosmetics and beauty through history
RBTH.com

Redditor /u/Semicolon_Expected cultures bacteria swabbed from expired makeup
Glamour.com

A dermatologist addresses 9 myths about self-tanning
NetDoctor.co.uk

A look at what beauty products and services cost around the world
Glamour.com

Ultra-marathon runner Julie Nisbet’s severe sunburn goes viral
TeenVogue.com, Allure.com

Christine Pai’s experience with microneedling for acne and acne scarring
Glamour.com

Dermatologists give tips on how to shave your pubic area safely
TeenVogue.com

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery survey finds 70% of people want cosmetic procedures
Allure.com

Brooklyn White shares why she loves her ‘thin brows’
TeenVogue.com

Rebecca Bengal takes a look at Budapest’s healing water spas
Vogue.com

13-year-old Teigan received chemical burn from p-Phenylenediamine in a henna tattoo
TeenVogue.com

Plastic surgeon Min S. Ahn explains treatment options for double-chins
Allure.com

Dermatologists explain microneedling and its benefits
HarpesBazaar.co.uk

“Why SPF 50 is the new 30” by Perdita Nouril
Telegraph.co.uk

Anne Roderique-Jones tried a 20 step beauty routine for a month
Self.com

Earlobe fillers are on the rise
Allure.com

Earlobe reconstruction from stretched lobes is rising
Allure.com

“Browns are the new nudes for people of colour”
TheRoot.com

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