#BeautyRecap: November 16th, 2015



The Kardashians may lose their claim to the “Khroma” trademark, as it’s already in use | BNA.com

Rihanna launches Fr8me, her own beauty and stylist booking agency | Vogue.com

Keds x EOS, team up for second lip balm and shoe collaboration | Bustle.com

Jay Manuel of Tyra Banks fame launches his own beauty line | Forbes.com

Chanel opens a new store in the Marais district of Paris | JournalDesFemmes.com

Mac x Dita Von Teese coming December 2015 | Temptalia.com

John Frieda hair care founder launches new line Color Wow | ModernSalon.com

Luca Dotto is the new face of Biotherm | Reuters.com

Pop-up vendors will open in the San Francisco BART transit system | PRNewswire.com

Holt Renfrew Canada beefs up website ahead of the holidays | TheGlobeandMail.com

60s artist Peter Max teams up with Kiehl’s | Inquirer.net

Wet n Wild switches to synthetic brushes | PETA.org

Kryolan launches pro card in the US | Kryolan.com

Turkish caves will become a new beauty treatment destination | HurriyetDailyNews.com

Paris’ Sephora will stay open until 11:30, after being forced to close early by court order | WWD.com (Paywall)

Model wears natural hair on runway, a first for Victoria’s Secret | Mic.com

How Birchbox discovered the beauty customer everyone else ignored | FastCompany.com

Ryan Seacrest teams up with a dermatologist to launch a skincare line | Allure.com

Minerva launches drinkable anti-ageing collagen product | PRNewswire.com

Preemadonna, a nail painting robot | Upvoted.com

EU bans West Bank made products from using “Made in Israel” label | TheIndependent.co.uk

NailSnaps and Youtuber Olga Kay team up for collaboration | PRNewswire.com

Once an April Fool’s Joke, clip on man-buns are a thing now at Groupon | Time.com

Molton Brown redecorates London black cabs in new Holiday campaign | Youtube.com

BIC® Razors celebrates 40 years | Reuters.com

Calvin Klein launches ck2 a genderless fragrance aimed at millennials | Coty.com

Luxury flight personal care kits from Etihad and Emirates airlines | TheNational.ae

Colgate sponsors the Latin Recording Academy awards | PRNewswire.com

Mally of Mally Beauty to go on tour at Ulta stores | Happi.com

Laura Geller Beauty lands in the UK | Standard.co.uk, WWD.com (Paywall)

Macy’s joins in on China’s Singles’ Day spending spree | Bloomberg.com

Winner of Amor Amor fan contest stars in new commercial | Youtube.com

Bloomingdale’s opens in Hawaii | BizJournal.com

Marie Claire launches #HeSmellsGood to promote male grooming | MarieClaire.co.uk

10 grooming and shaving product startups that are “changing the game” | GQ.com



10 million year old Iwate amber is being used in cosmetics | Asahi.com

Korea to implement PA++++ standard for UVA protection | DailyCosmetic.com, Kinseng.org

New launches from Aritaum, IPKN, Ryeo, The Face Shop, Skinfood x Snoopy, Sum:37, Nabique, Acropass, Timeless Black Homme, Agatha Cosmetique, and more! | Kinseng.org

Seoul’s MyeongDong thrives on cosmetics, but what comes next? | YonHapNews.co.kr

AmorePacific and LG Household agree to drop lawsuits and collaborate over cushion foundations and teeth whitening | KoreaHerald.com

Lotte founder sues CEOs for hiding financial losses | KoreaHerald.com

Lotte loses duty-free location, Shinsegae and Doosan win new ones | KoreaHerald.com

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day surges 60% to $14.3 billion USD in sales | Reuters.com

Korean companies make big profits during Singles’ Day | KoreaJoongAngDaily.joins.com

How I became a Korean beauty guru, an interview with Sokoglam’s Charlotte Cho | Fashionista.com

Soo Joo Park on beauty and staying blonde | NYMag.com

Korea to punish open market companies for taking incentives to advertise products | KoreaHerald.com

Taiwan FDA bans estrogens in cosmetics | ChinaPost.com.tw

Bangkok’s skin whitening fish semen soap a hit on social media | BangkokPost.com

Han Chae Young signs on to two new beauty focused shows | KDramaStars.com

India is a land of opportunity for cosmetic and beauty brands | WellnessIndia.com

Types of gifts given in North Korea show growing divide in wealth disparity | DailyNK.com

Japanese beauty firms team up to sell on China’s Alibaba platforms | Nikkei.com

Understanding China’s ecommerce market | Business2Community.com

Yon woo a South Korean packaging supplier IPOs at $53 million USD | PlasticNews.com

Unilever markets Lifebuoy soap to new mothers with ad raising awareness of importance of hand-washing | Mumbrella.asia

Six South Korean cosmetic firms expand into India | Business-Standard.com

Nicola Moulton investigates the Korean Beauty phenomenon for Vogue | Vogue.co.uk

South Korean beauty looking to expand business in the Philippines | ManilaTimes.net

South Korean startups that use local advantages successfully | TechinAsia.com

Indonesian government flip-flops on new policies regarding cosmetic imports | JakartaGlobe.BeritaSatu.com

Are organic products the best? | StraitsTimes.com

Sustainability and Outreach, Research and Technology, Market and Industry, Finance, and Interesting Reads below the fold!

Sustainability and Outreach


Doing good wins against looking good in Oxford debate | OxfordMail.co.uk

Wearable soap wins UNICEF award | UNICEF.org

FDA stays new regulation that will require new drug research to be performed for cosmetics | Lexology.com

Revlon donates millions through crowdfunding platform | CrowdfundInsider.com

The very real danger of fake makeup from China | Mashable.com

FDA requests comments on “natural” labelling on food, could have impact on cosmetics | FDA.gov

US representatives join in as co-sponsors for animal testing ban legislation | PostStar.com

Indian American beauty CEO donates $200 000 USD to Panjab University | IndiaWest.com

LVMH announces the implementation of an internal $5 million Euro carbon fund | BusinessWire.com

French grocery chain Monoprix won’t participate in boycott of Ahava products. Ahava was acquired by Chinese company Fosun this year | TheJewishPress.com

Jim Epstein responds to New York Times article about New York nail salon controversy | Reason.com

Albany County, New York bans microbead use in cosmetics | AuburnPub.com

Henkel commits to sustainability goals | Henkel.com

New York City council discuss microbead ban | CosmeticsandToiletries.com

Research and Technology


Victoria’s Secret Bombshell perfume works pretty well as an insect repellant | QZ.com

P&G’s new research finds that previously thought culprit of dandruff, malassezia, not the cause | PRNewswire.com

Zinc oxide nanoparticles could be used as an antibacterial coating | UMich.edu

Sederma launches Mediatone a skin lightening agent for ethnic skin types | Sederma.com

Carnegie Mellon develops 3D hair and fiber printing technology, for brushes and objects not humans | Youtube.com

Prehistoric humans used beeswax 9000 years ago, possibly for cosmetics | ValueWalk.com, Nature.com

Patent for bee venom lip products | FreePatentsOnline.com

Self-assembling peptide and biocompatible hydrogels mixture | FreePatentsOnline.com

Silk Therapeutics patents new silk refining process | PRNewswire.com

Market and Industry


Glittery lips are back, again | Mashable.com

“Secret” rainbow hair is a new trend | Popsugar.com

The truth about hair distribution in the US | Essence.com

Survey examines personal care trends globally, most people do their routine at 7:30 am and 9:00 pm in the evenings | RealityMine.com

Natural hair trend is having an effect on the hair care industry | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Francois Nars on intelligent shoppers and the rise of the beauty blogger | HuffingtonPost.com.au

How social media and user content generate sales | AdWeek.com

Belinda Carlisle, industry expert, says multi-functional ingredients and materials are the key to success | In-CosmeticsAsia.com, CosmeticsDesign.com

The White House may have picked a fight it can’t win – with cosmetologists | WashingtonPost.com

Beauty oils to get a makeover? | Drugstorenews.com

Evonik receives Halal certificate for more than 100 of its products | Evonik.com

Packaging machinery industry growth boosted by cosmetic firm demand | PackWorld.com



Becht to lead Coty/P&G merger despite doubts | Reuters.com

Why shares of ULTA slumped on Friday | Fool.com

Brazil’s beauty industry growing, despite recession | Yahoo.com

Prestige makeup sales are on the rise | WWD.com (Paywall)

Alliance Consumer Growth buys a stake in Nudestix | WWD.com (Paywall)

Rajshree Empires to invest $15 million to expand cosmetics business | IndiaTimes.com

International Flavors & Flavors report lower profits and sales | WSJ.com

Symrise profits grow 11% in Q3 | WWD.com (Paywall)

Beauty service marketplace Bigstylist raises $1 million USD in prefunding | inc42.com

Innospec closes $200 million USD financing facility | Stockhouse.com

ULTA financial opening report | TheStandardDaily.com

Croda given ‘Hold’ rating by Numis | WKRB13.com

Inter Parfums release Q3 earnings | StreetInsider.com

Interesting Reads


Beauty blogger recommends a semen facial | Popsugar.com

Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole to star as Helena Rubenstein and Elizabeth Arden in new play War Paint | Playbill.com

9 beauty tricks from history | Bustle.com

Why do so many people want their moles removed? | BBC.com

Is anti-aging makeup a scam? | Refinery29.com

Settlement reached in case where a stroke was allegedly caused by a beauty treatment | Lexology.com

Adele doesn’t want to be the face of your cosmetic line | HitFix.com

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