#BeautyRecap: December 5th, 2017

Products and Reviews

Liah Yoo to launch skincare range Krave
WWD.com – Paywall

A look at the MAC Viva Glam x Sia lipstick
Allure.com, Elle.com, WMagazine.com, TeenVogue.com

A look at the Nars NARSissist Wanted Eyeshadow Palette

A look at Too Face’s Glow Job Mask

Urban Decay to launch a Kaleidoscope Dream Palette with Kristen Leanne

A look at Urban Decay’s All-Nighter Pollution Protection Makeup Setting Spray

A look at Sunday Riley’s Auto Correct eye cream

A look at Issa Rae’s collection with Covergirl

Lush launches a 2.5-pound bath bomb for the holidays

7-Eleven Launches Simply Me Beauty Cosmetics
Refinery29.com, CSPDailyNews.com

A review of the Pestle & Mortar’s Illuminating Gel Cleanser

A look at Wet N Wild’s Hello Halo Liquid Highlighters

Paris Hilton launches a skincare collection, with a Unicorn Mist
Forbes.com, WMagazine.com

A look at the DHC x Hello Kitty collaboration

Make Up For Ever and DJ Feder launch a track to celebrate Artist Color Shadow

Palmer’s launches a body firming collection, including a body sheet mask

PanaceaNano leverages its Nobel Prize-winning technology for skincare

Retailers and Trends

CVS expands its Korean-made beauty offerings online and in-store

Byrdie and Nordstrom partner for Beauty Lab pop-up in New York City
PRNewswire.com, WWD.com

Customers are allegedly finding mold in their new Jeffree Star liquid lipsticks
Revelist.com, Allure.com

Deciem to launch in Sephora stores

Too Faced opens its first flagship store in London
WWD.com – Paywall

Winky Lux opens an “Instagrammable” store in New York City

“A complete breakdown of the Covergirl relaunch”

A look at French pharmacy brands now available in New Zealand

US FTC fines internet marketers for using false celebrity endorsements to market products
Buzzfeed.com, Refinery29.com

Revieve is using is selfies and Ai to replace in-store beauty consultants

Skincare and Beauty

Dermatologists weigh-in on the latest skincare and anti-aging treatments

Medical aesthetician Jordana Mattioli shares her tips for oily skin

“Every type of skin care acid, explained”

Dr. Dendy Engelman talks about lasers for skin care

Dr. Whitney Bowe shares Winter skincare tips

Dr. Barbara Sturm shares Winter skincare tips

Dermatologists weigh-in on whether or not you should use Elmer’s glue to remove blackheads

Allure shares recommendations for foundation for large pores

Allure shares recommendations for skincare gift sets

Allure shares the best makeup removers according to ophthalmologists

An interview with Lisa Goodman about Botox

Elle shares recommendations for makeup brushes

Elle recommends 10 beauty bloggers

Holiday gift ideas under $50 USD from Teen Vogue

Before and afters of a non-surgical nose job

Celebrities and Interviews

An interview with Kim Kardashian West about KKW Beauty and Ultra Light Beams

An interview with Pat McGrath about beauty

An interview with Richelieu Dennis about selling SheaMoisture to Unilever

L’Oreal Paris announces Aja Naomi King as newest celebrity spokesperson

An interview with Gary Thompson about his inclusion in a L’Oreal Paris makeup ad

“Build the customer into your brand”, Says Glossier’s Emily Weiss

Ashley Graham shares her beauty routine

Beautycon Media CEO Moj Mahdara says “Beauty is political”

Rihanna responds to a fan asking why she hasn’t used a transgender model in her campaigns yet
TeenVogue.com, Glamour.com, WMagazine.com

Asia and World

Japan’s POLA store under fire for posting sign that says “No Chinese customers”

Shiseido fights its way back into millennials’ makeup pouches

Japanese beauty brand Shiro opens stores in London

Amore Pacific trials 3D-printed “tailored” mask
BusinessKorea.co.kr, 3Ders.org

Zhejiang Institute for Food and Drug Control opens non-animal testing institute in China

China’s Nongfu Spring taps skin care sector with crossover products

Chinese make-up brands catch up with South Korean rivals

South Korean cosmetics in high demand in Japan
Chosun.com, BusinessKorea.co.kr

Cosmetics of Armenian production to be exported to South Korea

UAE bans two skin-whitening creams containing hydroquinone


The US FDA issues a warning against biotin supplements

New Zealand government bans production and sale of all microbeads

Dermatologist settles allegations of fraudulently charging Medicaid brought by whistle-blower

“Cleaning beaches cannot turn back tide of plastic”

“The L’Occitane Group and Burkina Faso: A long-term commitment to improving the lives of Burkinabe women”


Unilever acquires Sundial Brands, owner of SheaMoisture
BlackEnterprise.com, AdAge.com

Victoria Beckham Limited receives £30 million investment from NEO Investment Partners

CVS Health to buy Aetna for around $69 billion USD

Ulta Beauty fades as growth story seen showing cracks

Matt Gregory to become general manager at Burt’s Bees

New York Verla International cosmetics plant explosion caught on camera

Rodan + Fields appoints Elisabeth Charles as Chief Marketing Officer

Research and Innovation

Randomized split-face, controlled comparison of treatment with 1565 nm non-ablative fractional laser for enlarged facial pores
British Journal of Dermatology

New biological activities of Lythrum salicaria L.: Effects on keratinocytes, reconstructed epidermis and reconstructed skins, applications in dermo-cosmetic sciences

Visualization of dendritic cells’ responses in atopic dermatitis: Preventing effect of emollient
Experimental Dermatology

Systematic review and meta-analysis of human skin diseases due to particulate matter
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Aging-associated decline of epidermal PSMD8 contributes to impaired skin function
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Cold atmospheric plasma (CAP) activates angiogenesis-related molecules in skin keratinocytes, fibroblasts and endothelial cells and improves wound angiogenesis in an autocrine and paracrine mode
Journal of Dermatological Science

In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy in daily practice: Image features correlated to histopathology
Skin Research and Technology

Examining polyquaternium polymers deposition on human excised hair fibers
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Mineralocorticoid receptor blockade improves glucocorticoid-induced skin atrophy but partially ameliorates anti-inflammatory actions in an irritative model in human skin explants
Experimental Dermatology

Mediterranean diet: fresh herbs and fresh vegetables decrease the risk of Androgenetic Alopecia in males
Archives of Dermatological Research

Associations between body mass index and severity of psoriasis
Clinical, Cosmetic, and Investigative Dermatology

Propionibacterium acnes induces autophagy in keratinocytes: involvement of multiple mechanisms
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Styling without shedding: Novel topical formula reduces hair shedding by contracting the arrector pili muscle
Dermatologic Therapy

Use of adapalene in alopecia areata: Efficacy and safety of mometasone furoate 0.1% cream versus combination of mometasone furoate 0.1% cream and adapalene 0.1% gel in alopecia areata
Dermatologic Therapy

5 α-Reductase isozymes and aromatase mRNA levels in plucked hair from young women with female pattern hair loss
Dermatologic Therapy

The role of zinc in the treatment of acne: A review of the literature
Dermatologic Therapy

Efficacy and safety of topical depigmenting agent in healthy human fair skin female volunteers: A single-arm study
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Assessment of the effects of skin microneedling as adjuvant therapy for facial melasma: a pilot study
BMC Dermatology

Prospective, split-face, randomized, long-term blinded objective comparison of the performance and tolerability of two new hyaluronic acid fillers
Dematologic Surgery

YouTube videos on Botulinum Toxin A for wrinkles: A useful resource for patient education
Dermatologic Surgery

A randomized evaluator-blinded trial comparing subsurface monopolar radiofrequency with microfocused ultrasound for lifting and tightening of the neck
Dermatologic Surgery

Retrospective evaluation of topical bimatoprost and iris pigmentation change
Dermatologic Surgery

The utility of color Doppler ultrasound to explore vascular complications after filler injection
Dermatologic Surgery

Cytotoxic and antimicrobial effects of biosynthesized ZnO nanoparticles using of Chelidonium majus extract
Biomedical Microdevices

Long-term effect of the insoluble thread-lifting technique
Clinical, Cosmetic, and Investigational Dermatology

Redefining face contour with a novel anti-aging cosmetic product: an open-label, prospective clinical study
Clinical, Cosmetic, and Investigational Dermatology

Suppressed adiponectin levels and increased adiponectin response to oral glucose load in lean women with severe acne normalizes after Isotretinoin treatment

Are moisturizers effective in the treatment of atopic dermatitis?
British Journal of Dermatology

Extracellular matrix is an influential force in ageing
British Journal of Dermatology

A randomized trial of a barrier lipid replacement strategy for the prevention of atopic dermatitis and allergic sensitization: the PEBBLES pilot study
British Journal of Dermatology

Dietary fish oil supplementation enhances expression of genes involved in cornified cell envelope formation in rat skin
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Effect of alcohol-based hand rub on hand microbiome and hand skin health in hospitalized adult stem cell transplant patients: a pilot study
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

How Sildenafil (Viagra) may cause melanoma: A histopathologic study providing a potential physiological/etiopathological mechanism
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

Acne across Europe: an online survey on perceptions and management of acne
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

A cross‐sectional study of clinical factors associated with acne facial scarring in patients with active acne
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

Carbonylated proteins contribute to the darkness around facial pores
Journal of Dermatological Science

What is the role of mitochondrial dysfunction in skin photoageing?
Experimental Dermatology

Milk thistle and olive extract: old substances with a new mission against sun-induced skin damage
Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia

Oral administration of Vanillin improves Imiquimod-induced psoriatic skin inflammation in mice
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

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