#BeautyRecap: March 7th, 2017

Retail

“I tried a $3,300 USD set of gold face masks, and this is what happened” She died. JK. Her skin was calmer and she felt fancy
StyleCaster.com

A preview of Dr. Pimple Popper Sandra Lee’s new skincare range
Cosmopolitan.com

Too Faced launches Natural Love Eyeshadow Palette
TeenVogue.com

Swatches of the new Too Faced Melted Matte Shades
Allure.com

A look at the ColourPop Crème Lippie Stix
Allure.com

A look at the Benefit Dandelion Twinkle Highlighter
Allure.com

A look at the Becca Cosmetics Sunchaser Palette
Allure.com

A review of the Lindsay Luxury Aqua Tea-Tree Magic Mask
Allure.com

Target to lower drugstore beauty product prices
Allure.com

La Mer is now available at Sephora
Allure.com

Dior’s latest Hydra Life collection is aimed at younger consumers with a sustainable appeal
LuxuryDaily.com

Storybook Cosmetics teases Bow-and-Arrow makeup brushes
Glamour.com

MAC’s Lollipop Lips trend-attempt doesn’t catch on
Buzzfeed.com, Bustle.com

A review of Clinique’s Fresh Pressed 7 Day System
Elle.com

A review of the Dr. Barbara Sturm Anti-Aging Primer
Allure.com

A look at Dr. Barbara Sturm’s skincare line
Popsugar.co.uk

A look at the upcoming MAC In The Flesh Palette
Allure.com

A look at the NYX Away We Glow Liquid Highlighter
Allure.com

Huda Beauty to launch 3D Highlighter Palette
TeenVogue.com, Glamour.com, Allure.com

A look at Biossance a new skincare line available at Sephora
Allure.com

Becca Cosmetics highlighter shade Prosecco Pop becomes part of permanent collection
Allure.com

Dior launches new Pump ‘N’ Volume mascara with squeezable tube
Allure.com

Smashbox x Vlada Haggerty collaborate on new shades of the Be Legendary Liquid Lip Pigments and Liquid Metals
Allure.com

A look at the Ciaté London Dewy Stix
Allure.com

A look at the Josie Maran Argan Reserve Healthy Skin Concentrate
Allure.com

11 best foundations for oily and acne prone skin as selected by Allure
Allure.com

A look at the Jeffree Star Cosmetics Androgyny Palette
Allure.com, Glamour.com, Elle.com

A look at the Victoria’s Secret Velvet Matte Lip Stain shades
Allure.com

Dermaflage launches glitter-filled syringes
Revelist.com

Your Amazon shipping box may come with a Revlon ad on it
Bloomberg.com

A look at Tarte Cosmetics’ Gleam Team Highlighter
Bustle.com

Cle de Peau Beaute launches 2017 suncare line
DFNIOnline.com

L.A. Girl Cosmetics now available at Ulta stores
Bustle.com

Urban Decay to launch Special Effects Liquid Lip Water-Resistant Topcoats
Refinery29.com, Allure.com

JDO relaunches Finnish beauty brand Lumene
PackagingEurope.com

“From collagen-boosting pills to radiance teas, how supplements are changing our beauty regimes”
Standard.co.uk

A preview of Kat Von D’s Unlock-It Makeup Remover Wipes updated formula
TeenVogue.com, Allure.com

Urban Decay announces launch of Rehab Makeup Prep skincare collection
Glamour.com, Allure.com, TeenVogue.com

A look at Urban Decay’s Naked Skin Highlighting Fluid
Allure.com

Stila launches Holographic Magnificent Metals Glitter and Glow Liquid Eyeshadows
TeenVogue.com, Refinery29.com

Details on Ulta’s Buy-1-Get-1-Free sale on NYX products
TeenVogue.com

Sassy Lips relaunches the flower in lipsticks made popular by Kailijumei
TeenVogue.com

New shades added to the Jouer Long-Wear Lip Crème Liquid Lipstick collection
Allure.com

Kat Von D Tattoo Liner to come in Supermatte shade
Allure.com

Sundial launches Nyakio at Ulta Beauty
PRNewswire.com, WWD.com – Paywall

The best face mists for your skin according to Vogue Editors
Vogue.com

A look at BH Cosmetics’ Backlight & Spotlight Highlighting Palettes
Bustle.com

Galderma announces marketing collaboration with Colorescience
Yahoo.com

Olay uses AI-powered Skin Advisor which provides product recommendations
DigitalTrends.com, ChipChick.com, Bustle.com

Taraji P. Henson x MAC Viva Glam collection launches
BET.com

Charlotte Tilbury launches in Germany at KaDeWe, planning to enter Middle Eastern market soon
WWD.com – Paywall

Strivectin launches new brand, Nia, aimed at millennials
WWD.com – Paywall

Bluemercury trials new natural brands including Indie Lee, One Love Organics, Tracie Martyn, OSEA, Ilia Beauty, and Raw Is Everything
WWD.com – Paywall

A review of the GlamGlow Glowsetter Makeup Setting Spray
Allure.com

Australia’s Lano launches Allover Everywhere Multi-Cream, plans to expand into Ulta, QVC, and across Europe
WWD.com – Paywall

Caudalie opens its first concept spa in New York
WWD.com – Paywall

CURLS haircare launches at CVS stores
PRNewswire.com

Mario Badescu launches Facial Spray with Aloe, Cucumber, and Green Tea
Allure.com

4 spas for facials under $200 in NYC
Allure.com

Dr. Perricone’s newest beauty launch is “hydrogen water” for $3 USD a can
WWD.com – Paywall

Celebrities and Interviews

Centenarians share their beauty secrets
Allure.com

Photo of Covergirl’s James Charles foundation and powder flashback goes viral
Twitter.com

Leonardo DiCaprio flew an eyebrow artist 7 500 miles for the Oscars, while promoting environmentalism
Elle.com

Leonardo DiCaprio’s representatives says eyebrow artist was not part of his Oscars glam squad
SMH.com.au

NikkieTutorials launches initiative to end makeup shaming
TeenVogue.com

Kit Harington (who knows nothing) announced as new face of Dolce Gabbana’s The One fragrance
Elle.com

Jeffree Star accused of putting Nikita Dragun in black face
TeenVogue.com, Seventeen.com

An interview with Casey Holmes about her Smashbox Spotlight Palettes
Allure.com

Vlada Haggerty named as editor-in-chief of Smashbox Cosmetics
LATimes.com, WWD.com – Paywall

An interview with Brandon Truaxe, founder of Deciem
Telegraph.co.uk

An interview with Sophie and Hannah Pycroft, founders of Spectrum Collections
TheSun.co.uk

Emma Watson takes up to three baths a day and conditions her pubes
Elle.com

Bella Hadid reveals first image from the Dior Pump ‘N’ Volume Mascara campaign
Elle.com

Angelina Jolie stars in first campaign video for Guerlain fragrance
Elle.com

CoverGirl’s James Charles issues second apology for Ebola joke
Glamour.com

Jaclyn Hill talks about her upcoming Morphe collaboration, and her eponymous makeup brand slated for 2017
WWD.com – Paywall

8 best highlighters according to celebrity makeup artists
TeenVogue.com

Vlogger Ashley Blue DeFrancesco applies makeup with a tampon, has regrets
TeenVogue.com

Maria Borges becomes the new face of L’Oreal Paris
Ebony.com, USMagazine.com, TeenVogue.com, Elle.com

Taraji P. Henson got Oscar’s ready by dermaplaning at home
Allure.com

Makeup artist Steph Aiello does pro surfer Carissa Moore’s makeup in emotional video
TeenVogue.com

Justin Skye announced as new brand ambassador of Dark and Lovely
Elle.com

Ryan Seacrest and Dr. Lancer collaborate on Polished, a skincare line for men
Forbes.com, WWD.com – Paywall

A look at the products used to prep models backstage at the Isabel Marant fashion show
Allure.com

“Lush co-founder Rowena Bird talks packaging, preservatives, and the power of color”
TreeHugger.com

Flirt Cosmetics and Amber Rose launch ombre lip kits
Refinery29.com

An interview with makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic
Allure.com

An interview with Ole Henrikson about his products and the Danish trend of ‘hygge’
Elle.com.au

Drew Barrymore’s favourite skin-tightening face mask is from Hanacure
Bustle.com

Asia

South Korean beauty and travel stocks tumble after news of Chinese travel bans
Bloomberg.com, Reuters.com, Reuters.com

Japanese beauty and tourism stocks rise
Nikkei.com

Japanese cosmetic giants target millennials through acquisitions
Forbes.com

For many South Koreans, beauty standards represent a cultural struggle
TheVarsity.ca

Laneige skin care products destroyed at Shanghai border due to Staph contamination
ShanghaiDaily.com

An interview with Lee Jin-wook, founder and owner of Dr. Jart+
MoodieDavittReport.com

Soko Glam launches subscription beauty box, the Klog Box
Allure.com

Momohime a Japanese Halal skincare range launches in Malaysia
FreeMalaysiaToday.com

Ulta to begin carrying a K-Beauty collection including: SkinRx Lab, Thank You Farmer, ORG Skincare, CosRX, Botanic Farm and CLE
Allure.com, WWD.com – Paywall

Shiseido woos Chinese women with Elixir, which is made-in-Japan
Nikkei.com

U.K. based drugstore Boots will set foot in South Korea this year in a partnership with E-Mart
KoreaJoongangDaily.com

South Korea closely monitors China’s latest import rule as THAAD tension rises
KoreaHerald.com

South Korean companies brace for impact of THAAD
KoreaHerald.com

Young Chinese consumers driving online sales of imported products
BIV.com

Myanmar’s FDA steps up fight against fake drugs and cosmetics
MMTimes.com

Kao to begin launching brand Sofina IP in Hong Kong and Taiwan
Kao.com

Mamaonde available in Singapore through e-tailer Lazada
TodayOnline.com

Kasumi Arimura, Nini, Lee Si-young, Chiara Ferragni partner with SK-II to launch new global campaign for the Facial Treatment Essence
AdsOfTheWorld.com, WWD.com – Paywall, Elle.com

Another step-by-step guide on how to use splash masks
Coveteur.com

Another how-to-use face essences from Elle UK
ElleUK.com

Priyanka Chopra shows Vogue three DIY skin recipes
Vogue.com, Vogue.com

Nigerian federal government to support snail farming, to help reduce food insecurity
TribuneOnlineEng.com

A look at cruelty-free brands available in the UAE
WhatsOn.ae

Unilever launches vlogging contest in the GCC region
TradeArabia.com

Market and Trends

How L’Oreal SA is researching and designing new hair products for the South African market
Bloomberg.com

A look at how beauty collaborations are helping brands
Refinery29.uk

“Racially inclusive beauty boxes, like Cocotique and OnyxBox, satisfy a long-ignored segment”
Glossy.co

How to do the neon eyeliner trend
TeenVogue.com, Allure.com

Pointilism is now a makeup trend
Refinery29.com

Facebook looks to ramp up ad effectiveness online, in-store with new offerings
WWD.com – Paywall

“Are gym-proof make-up products safe?” Yes, and they’re just rebranded waterproof formulas
Telegraph.co.uk

“Macy’s Bluemercury collaboration is a page out of JC Penney’s Sephora collaboration playbook”
RetailDive.com

“Ulta doesn’t want to be Sephora” Aims to maintain a high and low-end brand mix
Racked.com

Saudi Arabia’s cosmetics market to grow 11% by 2022
Yahoo.com

Ghana to host African Makeup and Beauty Fair
BusinessGhana.com

Outreach

Johnson and Johnson baby powder

One in three Australians report health problems from fragranced consumer products
ScienceDaily.com

J&J wins jury trial in talcum powder and ovarian cancer case
NationalLawJournal.com

1/5 of respondents in Irish survey say they are saving for a cosmetic procedure
TheJournal.ie

AAD: “Slow the signs of ageing with sunscreen”
ScienceDaily.com

Boots to stop selling products with plastic microbeads by the end of 2017
ChemicalWatch.com

Video of woman removing charcoal peel-off face mask goes viral
TeeNVogue.com

Gregg Renfrew: “How the US government can help prevent your makeup from harming you”
Time.com

Garnier, DoSomething.org, and Remi Cruz team up to raise awareness on bathroom recycling
PRNewswire.com, WWD.com – Paywall

US-based survey finds 84% of women did not use sunscreen daily
PRNewswire.com

Crown Laboratories Inc. agrees to stop selling topical drugs for eczema, psoriasis, and acne without US FDA approval
Law360.com

Research finds possible link between hairsprays and the incidence of hypospadias in male babies
Imperial.ac.uk

Lush Australia declines Fair Work Commission’s decision to allow businesses to lower Sunday loading rates for workers
SmartCompany.com.au

Dove announces its Real Beauty Pledge: To not hire models, use people’s full names, and reflect population diversity
PRNewswire.com, WWD.com – Paywall

Dove Men+Care and J.J. Redick call on fans to stand for care this March Madness
PRNewswire.com

UK charity investigated after donating cosmetics to the Labour political party
DailyMail.co.uk

Corporate

Valeant sells CeraVe, AMBI, and AcneFree to L’Oreal to ease debt
Bloomberg.com, PRNewswire.com

Drunk Elephant gets investment from Man Repeller’s Leandra Medine and VMG Partners
Fashionista.com

Revlon swings to loss amid turnaround effort
MarketWatch.com

Hasbro files a trademark application for the scent of Play-Doh
TeenVogue.com

JC Penney to close up to 140 stores
CNN.com

President of Ghana Akufo-Addo appeals to Unilever to return manufacturing to the country
BusinessGhana.com

Nu Skin Enterprises joins the S&P Midcap 400 listing
Benzinga.com

“Why Kraft Heinz’ focus might have been Unilever’s personal care, not food business”
Trefis.com

Information brochure to SCA’s shareholders regarding the proposed distribution of SCA Hygiene AB
PRNewswire.com

Interesting Reads

“Counterfeit beauty products are at an all-time high”
Allure.com

A look at what beauty products luxury air travelers get
DailyMail.co.uk

Former Bulgarian Ambassador to the US Elena Poptodorova resigns after stealing cosmetics from a duty-free airport store
JTA.org

Youtuber Rich Lux takes a local ABC news team dumpster diving for luxury cosmetics
ABC7NY.com, MySunCoast.com

“9 gross beauty habits we need to stop doing in public”
Refinery29.com

Residents of a small English Village keep finding cosmetics in their lawns and hedges
TheSun.co.uk

“How long after you’ve opened your makeup should you toss it?”
Bustle.com

“Burns, scars, and infections: How to avoid getting injured in New Zealand’s beauty salons”
Stuff.co.nz

Unilever’s Lever Brothers Soap Factory in Toronto to reopen as a rentable creative space
NowToronto.com

Protect your skin with broad-spectrum SPF products
VanityFair.com

“A facial scarring story: How one woman found empowerment through her scars”
Allure.com

“What it’s like to try microblading”
Elle.com

Researchers isolate antibiotic producing bacteria from skin, cream made with the bacteria reduced Staph presence by up to 90%
TeenVogue.com

Your smartphone might be giving you neck wrinkles
Elle.com

Breast augmentation and liposuction still the most popular cosmetic procedures in the US
Elle.com

“9 questions you should ask yourself before buying expensive makeup”
TeenVogue.com

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