#BeautyRecap: October 8th, 2019

Products and Reviews

Olay Is Launching a Refillable Moisturizer for Breast Cancer Awareness Month via Allure.com

All the Best New Makeup Launching in October via Allure.com

The Ordinary Just Launched Its Daily Set for Skin-Care Beginners via Allure.com

The Best New K-Beauty Skin Care and Makeup Coming in October via Allure.com

The 24 New Beauty Products We’re Most Excited About This Fall via Allure.com

Ouai Founder Jen Atkin Gave Us An Exclusive First Look at the New Body Cleanser and Body Crème via Allure.com

The Anastasia Beverly Hills Norvina Pro Pigment Palettes You Should Shop, According to Norvina via Allure.com

MAC Just Launched a Temporary Tattoo Kit With Comme des Garçons via Allure.com

Maybelline Products Are Sold at Dollar General Stores Nationwide — Here’s What You Should Shop via Allure.com

Colourpop Is Launching Its New Disney “Midnight Masquerade” Makeup Collection — Here’s What We Know via Allure.com

These Are Allure Editors’ Favorite New Beauty Products of September 2019 via Allure.com

Charlotte Tilbury to launch in Singapore via HarpersBazaar.com.sg

Crayola Beauty scores shelf space at Sephora via LicenseGlobal.com

Bobbi Brown Makes Debut in Italy via WWD.com

NYX Cosmetics’ Founder Kicks Off New Makeup Collection With Kim Chi via HypeHair.com

Cosmetics startup La Bouche Rouge makes Hong Kong its Asian launchpad via InsideRetail.asia

SUGAR Cosmetics forays into the skin category with their latest launch – Sheet Masks via DeccanChronicle.com

Here Are The Complete Swatches Of The Vice Cosmetics x BT21 Collection via Cosmo.ph

We Test-Drove the Coolest New Products from LA’s Favorite Indie Makeup Brand via PureWow.com

15 New Ulta Launches You Would Be Crazy to Skip This Month via StyleCaster.com

UAE-Inglot Cosmetics Partners With Cartoon Network for Limited Edition The Powerpuff Girls Beauty Collection via MenAFN.com

The Lip Bar Founder Melissa Butler Explains Her Brilliant Fast Face Makeup Collection via Allure.com

The 10 Best Face Oils for Dry and Flaky Skin via Elle.com

All the Best New Skin-Care Products Launching in October via Allure.com

Singer Bebe Rexha Is Launching a Halloween-Inspired Nail Polish Collection via Allure.com

This $8 Drugstore Mascara Doubled the Length of My Lashes via Elle.com

These Are the Best Hair Products Hitting Stores This October via PopSugar.com

We Tried Millie Bobby Brown’s Beauty Line, and We Have Thoughts via PopSugar.com

This Month’s New Skincare Products Beat Out Pumpkin Spice Lattes, Every Time via PopSugar.com

Wet n Wild’s Halloween Collection Has 95+ Products to Make Your Costume Dreams a Reality via PopSugar.com

American Eagle Just Launched a CBD Skin-Care Collection via Allure.com

These Makeup Palettes Are So Versatile, You Can Stop Overpacking For Good via PopSugar.com

The Best New Makeup Products of October Are Scary Good via PopSugar.com

Ouai Just Dropped 2 New Body Products That Are Both Ridiculously Luxurious via PopSugar.com

18 of the Best Makeup Removers That Will Get Rid of Even the Most Stubborn Makeup via PopSugar.com

A New ColourPop x Disney Collection Is Coming, and It’s as Magical as You’d Think via PopSugar.com

10 Game-Changing Beauty Products to Buy This Month via Vogue.com

E.L.F. Is Dropping a Makeup Collection With Nabela Noor — Here’s Everything We Know via Allure.com

Carli Bybel’s Anastasia Beverly Hills Palette Is One You’ll Use Every Day via PopSugar.com

These Are Hands Down the Best Eye Shadow Palettes Around via PopSugar.com

This Is the Only Moisturizer That Saves My Skin From the Cold via Glamour

Nikita Dragun’s Post About Her Upcoming Pop-Up Includes Its Emotional Backstory via PopSugar.com

These Pennywise Bath Bombs Are the Spooky New Bathtime Accessory to Try Ahead of Halloween via Allure.com

Distillery Cosmetics is the most exciting skincare launch of 2019, and here’s why via Her.ie

Korean startup Plcoskin’s CEO Chris Jung wants to revolutionize the regenerative skincare market via KoreaTechDesk.com

Retailers, Brands, and Trends

Forever 21 Needs Older Shoppers to Come Back From Bankruptcy via BusinessofFashion.com

Hong Kong Protests Bring Record Retail Sales Slump via BusinessofFashion.com

How to Reboot a Faded Beauty Brand via BusinessofFashion.com

Vice Media to Acquire Refinery29 in Drive for Female Audiences via BusinessofFashion.com

Engaging the ‘Evolved’ Consumer via BusinessofFashion.com

Barneys Considers Buyout Proposal From Retail Investor Group via BusinessofFashion.com

Amazon and Walmart Find Sales Season Success in Rural India via BusinessofFashion.com

UK Retailers Suffer Worst September on Record via BusinessofFashion.com

Survey reveals most popular subscription box service via ChainStoreAge.com

Cosmetics Firm Invests $27M to Expand US Footprint via PowderBulkSolids.com

Sephora to accept crypto currency in store via Decrypt.co

FDA takes action against Cosmetic manufacturer for selling products without licences via MumbaMirror.IndiaTimes.com

Ulta Shares Shine After Chanel Exec Lifts Stake in Cosmetics Firm via TheStreet.com

India consults on draft revisions to cosmetic colourant list via ChemicalWatch.com

How a NZ cosmetics company is saving millions of plastic bottles from landfill via TheSpinoff.co.nz

Actress Zarina Zainuddin Fined For Selling Illegal Cosmetics; Slaps Reporter’s Phone Away via Hype.my

CBD beauty in the EU: It’s ‘reasonably predictable’ inspections will increase via CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com

Indigenous-owned cosmetics company receives unsuspected surprise via AnishinabekNews.ca

Ulta Beauty had a rough few weeks, but it’s time to buy the cosmetics retailer, Jim Cramer says via CNBC.com

Anti-Aging Cosmetics Or Unlawfully Marketed Drugs? Two Federal Court Cases To Watch via HBW.PharmaIntelligence.Informa.com

South Korea beauty trade surplus hits all-time high via GlobalCosmeticsNews.com

Liz Earle becomes a Sustainability Partner for Global Shea Alliance via GlobalCosmeticsNews.com

Emmanuel Lulin Puts The Ethics In Cosmetics At L’Oréal via Forbes.com

Instagram Adds A New Spark AR-Powered Experience To Shopping via WERSM.com

Aim Architecture creates apothecary-style beauty store in Hong Kong via Dezeen.com

Why Coty Stock Gained 10.1% Last Month via Fool.com

Why K-beauty make-up brands may be losing the trust of Singaporeans via CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

Driving innovation: Shiseido extends research alliance with Harvard-affiliated dermatology lab via CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

Skincare and Beauty

How Single-Dose Capsules of Skin Care Work via Allure.com

Adut Akech, Top Model: On Inclusivity via BusinessofFashion.com

Sugaring 101: Everything You Need to Know About the Hair-Removal Method via Allure.com

A Woman’s Intricate Zombie Makeup Was Mistaken for an Actual Medical Emergency via Allure.com

Your Best Skin Ever: The Three Beauty Tricks You Need To Know For Fall via WMagazine.com

The 10 Commandments of Waxing, According to Experts via Allure.com

Celebrity Colorist Daniel Moon on What Constitutes Cool Fall Hair and Why He’s a Fan of Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid’s Blonde Ambition via WMagazine.com

‘Clean’ Beauty Products Not Always Safe, Dermatologists Say via BusinessofFashion.com

An Indonesian Village Hunts And Roasts Thousands Of Cicaks To Use In Cosmetics via Says.com

Skin-Bleaching Products Are Unsafe and Racist via Vice.com

Skin lightening cream puts Sacramento woman into a coma via USA.Inquirer.net

Cosmetic Surgery And The Secret World of Instagram Dolls via KHN.org

‘Clean’ beauty products not always safe, dermatologists say via Reuters.com

How To Master The Art of Ageing Gracefully via HK.AsiaTatler.com

Is This The End of Makeup Tutorials? via BusinessofFashion.com

The strange world of Instagram’s cosmetic surgery dolls via Independent.co.uk

Jordanian men defy conservative traditions with rush to plastic surgery via TheArabWeekly.com

Cosmetics used by 18th-century princess contain harmful substances via AjuDaily.com

How 5 Women With Great Skin Transition Their Routines to Fall via Glamour.com

This Gum Wrapper Metallic Nail Hack Looks So Easy – How Did I Not Know It Existed? via PopSugar.com

Easy Last-Minute Halloween Beauty Looks You Can Create in Under 10 Minutes via PopSugar.com

The Best Beauty Looks from Paris Fashion Week via Elle.com

What Does Your Kiss Print Say About You? A Lot, Actually, Says a Lipstick Reader via PopSugar.com

10 Braids You Should Try Right Now via Elle.com

I Can’t Be the Only One Mesmerized by This Buffy the Vampire Slayer Makeup Tutorial, Right? via PopSugar.com

Whoa, This Stranger Things Demogorgon Lip Makeup Is Equal Parts Terrifying and Hypnotizing via PopSugar.com

This Haunting Pizza Makeup Tutorial Will Have You Looking Scary and Saucy This Halloween via PopSugar.com

I Finally Tried Double Cleansing, and My Skin Has Never Looked Better via Glamour.com

5 Things to Know Before Getting a Bob Haircut, According to the Pros via PopSugar.com

Goth Guru Wednesday Addams Just Posted a Spooktacular Makeup Tutorial via PopSugar.com

I’m a Celebrity Facialist, and My Beauty Routine Costs $14,026 a Year via Glamour.com

The Best Beetlejuice Makeup Looks Are Strange, Unusual, and Perfect For Halloween via PopSugar.com

How to Pop a Pimple If You Absolutely Must via Glamour

Nam Vo’s Best Tip For Her “Dewy Dumpling” Glow Has Nothing to Do With Highlighter via PopSugar.com

Celebrities, Influencers, and Interviews

“Cosmetic surgery is Blasphemy”, Iran arrests Instagram celebrity via BBC.com

Iran Instagram star known for plastic surgery arrested for blasphemy via TheGuardian.com

Victoria Beckham Says She Isn’t Interested in Cosmetic Procedures — at Least for Now via Allure.com

ASAP Rocky Is Our New Nail Art Inspiration via Allure.com

Victoria Beckham reveals Harper wears make-up – but only at home via HarpersBazaar.com

Selma Blair on Learning to Wear Makeup With Wigs, Plus Her Love of Kris Jenner and Kylie Cosmetics via UsMagazine.com

Kris Jenner shares her morning routine and what she would tell her younger self via CNBC.com

Actress Jung Yoo Mi officially cancels contract with Japanese cosmetics brand ‘DHC’ after controversey via AllKPop.com

Victoria Beckham Says She Isn’t Interested in Cosmetic Procedures — at Least for Now via Allure.com

Shirley Ballas’ honesty about the cosmetic treatments she’s had is so refreshing via HelloMagazine.com

How Dylana Suarez Does Victoria’s Secret Beauty via Elle.com

Watch Delilah Belle Hamlin Get Ready for New York Fashion Week via Elle.com

These Are the Exact Makeup Products King Princess Will Be Bringing on Tour With Her via PopSugar.com

Anya Taylor-Joy May Be Hollywood’s Most Underrated Beauty Icon via PopSugar.com

How Jennifer Aniston Perfected Her Skincare Routine via Vogue.com

#BeautyRecap: September 4th, 2019

Products and Reviews

Millie Bobby Brown is making teenage eye cream a thing via vanityfair.com

Millie Bobby Brown wanted her new beauty brand to be affordable and “fun to use” via teenvogue.com

Cherry is Fall’s trendiest skin-care ingredient via allure.com

Colourpop releases Exes And Oh’s collection via allure.com

Skin-care brand Blume’s Celebrate Skin campaign features models with acne via allure.com

The best new makeup launching in September 2019 via allure.com

The very best red nail polishes for every skin tone via allure.com

Sunday Scaries launches CBD-infused bath bomb via allure.com

Australia’s leading beauty box Bellabox launches in the US via beautymatter.com

Best refillable beauty: Sustainable perfume, makeup and bodycare via elle.com

Uoma Beauty is making inclusive makeup a movement not a trend via forbes.com

Fenty Beauty Brow MVP Brow Pencil: See it on 7 women via glamour.com

5 new Japanese beauty brands you need to know about via glamourmagazine.co.uk

Best new beauty products September 2019 – new makeup, haircare, and skincare products via instyle.com

The best unisex skincare products of 2019 via marieclaire.com

The best new UK beauty products of September 2019 via popsugar.co.uk

Best summer highlighters via popsugar.com

Best hair products September 2019 via popsugar.com

Best skincare products September 2019 via popsugar.com

KKW Beauty is coming to Ulta Beauty — and here’s what we know so far via refinery29.com

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty sale deals, all in one place via teenvogue.com

Funko announced its Disney Villains makeup line via teenvogue.com

Sephora launched its own line of hair products via teenvogue.com

These salt-infused bath soaks are made for urban mermaids via vogue.com

The best new beauty products this month: Diamond eyeshadow, color depositing hair masks, and more photos via wmagazine.com

What to watch: 8 mass beauty launches for Fall via wwd.com

What to watch: Can beauty save the British high street? via wwd.com

Retailers, Brands, and Trends

Inside SephoraNoir, a dedicated resource group for Black Sephora employees via teenvogue.com

Forever 21 is reportedly preparing to file for bankruptcy via allure.com

The powerful ingredient the $55 billion perfume industry banks on via afr.com

Erno Laszlo cosmetics brand finds niche in China via asiatimes.com

Ulta beauty slides as forecast cut spurs analysts to reset targets via bloomberg.com

Why the cosmetics industry is struggling to keep up in the “Age of Glossier” via businessinsider.com

Don’t be late to the $10 billion African beauty party via businessoffashion.com

Ulta beauty plans 80 new stores despite 2nd quarter miss via chainstoreage.com

Three ways Brazil’s Amazon fires could impact the beauty industry via cosmeticsdesign.com

Why German beauty is taking the skincare world by storm via elle.com

Ulta beauty is banking on Kim Kardashian’s 147 million Instagram followers to save it via finance.yahoo.com

Why Ulta Beauty shares were crumbling today via fool.com

6 trends shaping the future of the $532 billion beauty business via forbes.com

Students becoming main consumers of medical beauty in summertime via globaltimes.cn

Confessions of a beauty brand founder: “We have to take it a step beyond clean” via glossy.co

Young Chinese shoppers want ‘green’ beauty (but who will give it to them?) via jingdaily.com

Shares nosedive after Ulta Beauty blames slow sales on lack of ‘innovation’ via nypost.com

Ulta is struggling because of your boring beauty routine via qz.com

Latest key beauty hires: Ipsy, Monat, Birkenstock skin care, Ceramiracle via wwd.com

IT cosmetics founder Jamie Kern Lima to exit business via wwd.com

What to watch: Italian Instagram beauty brands gain traction via wwd.com

Johnson & Johnson beauty exec shakeup amid restructuring via wwd.com

Huda Beauty generated more than $50 million of MIV in just one month via wwd.com

Armani beauty celebrates sponsorship of Venice Film Festival via wwd.com

Skincare and Beauty

Your best skin ever: Dr. Barbara Sturm doesn’t think beauty should be pain via wmagazine.com

Skin cancer procedures outnumbered cosmetic dermatology treatments in 2018: ASDS survey via allure.com

Considering Botox to help with TMJ? Read this first via elle.com

A detailed guide to every type of manicure via elle.com

Accutane side effects: 9 things to know about the acne treatment via glamour.com

I got an IPL treatment to get rid of my sun spots via glamour.com

Project Beauty Expo is the conference every brown beauty needs via hellobeautiful.com

Cosmetics company develops anti-aging microbiome cosmetics via m.ajudaily.com

‘Radium girls’: Tragic story of women who glowed in the dark via news.com.au

These coworking salons aim to make the Philadelphia region’s beauty industry more affordable via phillymag.com

Instagram’s Euphoria makeup face filters via popsugar.com

Tulip extract is the skin-care ingredient you’re missing via refinery29.com

This BBC documentary exposes the beauty industry’s big environmental secret via refinery29.com

Eyebrow shaping: how to shape and fill your brows, according to Anastasia Soare via stylist.co.uk

The next big Korean beauty trend? Doing less via vogue.com

Your best skin ever: New York dermatologist D. David Colbert breaks down the myths of Instagram perfect skin via wmagazine.com

Celebrities, Influencers, and Interviews

The Caroline Hirons announcement we’ve been waiting for via image.ie

Tori Spelling says microblading her eyebrows has changed her life via allure.com

Bella Thorne’s lemon juice acne scar treatment is natural, but bad for skin via allure.com

Bella Thorne shared how she treats acne scars, do not try this at home via teenvogue.com

Khloé Kardashian quietly responds to lip filler criticism on Instagram via allure.com

Jessica Alba has a genius trick for applying mascara so it fully coats lashes via allure.com

Sara Sampaio reveals the brow product she uses on gaps caused by trichotillomania via allure.com

Lauren Hutton reveals beauty secrets via ca.news.yahoo.com

Female founder Tracy Toler-Phillips building a plastic-free beauty brand via forbes.com

The glowing success of Punnapa Techarojkul via thailandtatler.com

Ashley Blaine Featherston tells us all her beauty secrets via whowhatwear.com

Facialist Joanna Vargas reveals the recipe to her special day face masks and more via wmagazine.com

Your best skin ever: Kourtney Kardashian facialist Candace Marino touts the skin benefits of a good massage from boob to scalp via wmagazine.com

#BeautyRecap: July 23rd, 2019

Products and Reviews

Tom Ford Is Launching a Skin-Care Collection Called Tom Ford Research via allure.com

Cover FX’s Newest Drops Are Basically Highlighter for Your Highlighter via allure.com

Sephora Just Expanded Its “Clean at Sephora” Program List of Banned Ingredients in Beauty Products via allure.com

I Tried Nair’s New Hair-Removal Masks — Here’s What Happened via allure.com

The Ordinary Just Dropped Larger Sizes of Some of Its Best Sellers via allure.com

Sir John Used Beauty Bakerie’s Face Flour Baking Powder on Beyoncé for the Premiere of Lion King via allure.com

The Supergoop Superscreen Daily Moisturizer Makes My Skin Dewier Than Any Highlighter I’ve Ever Used via allure.com

Beloved Korean Sheet Mask Brand Mediheal Just Officially Launched in the U.S. via allure.com

Lady Gaga’s New Haus Laboratories Lip Liners and Lip Glosses Are Already the Top-Selling Products in Their Amazon Categories via allure.com

Kylie Cosmetics’s Concealer and Setting Powder Are Now Sold at Ulta via allure.com

The Dove Exfoliating Body Polish Has More Than 17,000 Five-Star Reviews via allure.com

Becca Ultimate Coverage 24 Hour Foundation Is Going From 24 Shades to 42, and Ofunne Amaka, Founder of Cocoa Swatches Approves via allure.com

Charlotte Tilbury Just Launched Her New Pillow Talk Diamond Lipsticks, and They’re Just as Luxurious as They Sound via allure.com

Pat Mcgrath on Why Youtube Influencer Sonjdra Deluxe Is a “Ravishingly Resplendent Representation” of Her New Sublime Perfection Foundation via allure.com

Target Just Put Its “Target Clean” Icon on Nearly 4,000 Beauty Products via allure.com

Lucy Hale Reveals Her Favorite Portable Post-Workout Cleansing Products via allure.com

Tess Holliday Shares How She Overcame Adversity and Found Acceptance for Isle of Paradise’s New “Get Body Posi” Campaign via allure.com

Tom Ford Wants You to Know His Skin Care Line Is Unlike Anything You’ve Seen From a Luxury Brand via beautycrew.com.au

Stonebrick: Shinsegae’s Lego-Inspired Cosmetics Brand via beautymatter.com

HipDot Launches ‘Spongebob Squarepants’ Cosmetics Collection via bustle.com

Tom Ford Is Launching Skincare and You Know It’s Going to Be Sexy as Hell via dazeddigital.com

Kandi Burruss Launches Kandi Koated Luxury Cosmetics Collection via finance.yahoo.com

How LOLI Beauty Is Stirring up the Sustainable Beauty Scene via forbes.com

11 Beauty Essentials That Are Clean, Green and Perfect for Summer Travel via forbes.com

Tatcha’s The Water Cream is Sephora’s Best-Selling Face Moisturizer via glamour.com

The Nail Trend Every L.A. Girl Is Obsessed With This Summer via glamour.com

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Bronzer Literally Makes My Skin Look Airbrushed via glamour.com

5 Women Try Kate Middleton’s Favorite Lip Gloss, Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfector in Rose via glamour.com

Lady Gaga’s New Beauty Line Is Already an Amazon Best-Seller via glamour.com

Cult Beauty Brand Augustinus Bader Launches the Body Cream via harpersbazaar.com

Here Is Every Single Lush Product Launching for Summer 2019 via hypebae.com

Rihanna Will Expand Her Fenty Beauty Brand to Asia This September via inquisitr.com

People Say They Still Haven’t Received Refunds From Jaclyn Hill’s Lipstick Brand Nearly One Month Later via insider.com

Fenty Beauty by Rihanna Officially Lands in China via jingdaily.com

Boots Launch Cult Us Beauty Brands Lime Crime and Beauty Bakerie Online via mirror.co.uk

It Cosmetics Wants to Blow You Away With Its New Mascara – Literally via popsugar.com

Jessica Alba’s Honesty Company Completely Reinvented Liquid Lipstick – and Now It’s All I Want to Wear via popsugar.com

Bath and Body Works Is Welcoming Fall With 30+ Totally Irresistible Candles via popsugar.com

These Are the Products 1 Beauty Editor Won’t Go to the Beach Without via popsugar.com

10 Natural Face Washes Starting at Just $7 That Will Transform Your Skin via popsugar.com

These Are the Prettiest Nail Art Trends to Come From Korea via popsugar.com

Gel Blushes Are Here and About to Make Your Face a Watercolor Work of Art via popsugar.com

The Best High-Shine, Nonsticky Lip Glosses That Have Ever Existed via popsugar.com

Chapstick’s S’Mores Collection Smells Just Like the Dessert, and We Can’t Stop Sniffing Them via popsugar.com

These Are the Acne-Fighting Products I Keep in My Zit Toolkit via popsugar.com

Charlotte Tilbury Launched New Pillow Talk Lipsticks, and They’re Giving Us All the ’90s Beauty Feels via popsugar.com

Skip the Sun, and Try 1 of These 15 Amazing Bronzers Instead via popsugar.com

This New Colourpop and Halo Top Creamery Collaboration Is Too Sweet to Miss via popsugar.com

Strawberry Nail Art Is the Most Delicious New Trend of the Summer via popsugar.com

Sephora Opens First New Zealand Store, Hundreds Queue for Hours to Shop at Cosmetic Giant via stuff.co.nz

Neutrogena’s Light Therapy Mask Is off the Market Because of Reports of Eye-Related Issues via teenvogue.com

I Went to South Korea to Make Glow Recipe’s Cult-Favorite Watermelon Mask via yahoo.com

These 15 Concealers Are so Gosh Darn Good, You Might Skip Foundation via popsugar.com

Retailers, Brands, and Trends

Chinese Consumers Are on a Spending Spree, Snapping up Autos, Cosmetics, and More via

Millennial Adviser, Adunola Adeshola, Says Her Generation Is Headed for a Fall via bloomberg.com

Bernard Arnault Begets More Billionaires as Beauty Bets Pay off in China via bloomberg.com

Pain From Hong Kong Protests Spreads as Luxury Brands Get Hit via bloomberg.com

How Nars Made Its Orgasm Last 20 Years via businessoffashion.com

Physical or Virtual? It Gets Blurry for Aussie Retail via cdotrends.com

South Korea’s Cosmetic Reform Bill Has Not Stopped Animal Testing, Says NGO via chemicalwatch.com

China to Account for Nearly Half of Luxury Goods Market by 2025 via consultancy.asia

L’Oréal Makes Changes at the Top via cosmeticsdesign-europe.com

EU Confirms Opinion on Solubility of Synthetic Amorphous Silica via cosmeticsdesign-europe.com

Hong Kong Customs Combats Supply and Sale of Counterfeit Cosmetics and Skin Care Products via customs.gov.hk

Why Brands Are Sliding Into Your Dms, How Social Media Transformed Fashion in the 2010s via fashionista.com

Huda Beauty Is Banking on Fragrance as Its Next Big Business Venture via fashionista.com

This Is So So Gross’: Internet Slams Bret Easton Ellis for Essay Calling Fashion Too Inclusive via finance.yahoo.com

Colgate Makes Its Largest Acquisition in Over 20 Years via fool.com

The Young Entrepreneurs Taking Retail in a New Direction via forbes.com

Keys to Consider When Working With Influencers Long-Term via forbes.com

L’Oreal Ducks Suit Alleging Cosmetics Containers Trap Makeup via globalcosmeticsnews.com

How Chanel’s Beauty Products Propel Its Continued Growth via glossy.co

How Nars Is Navigating Tmall’s Competitive Beauty Landscape via glossy.co

EU’s Microplastic Restriction Hints at Precautionary Creep – Cosmetics Europe via hbw.pharmaintelligence.informa.com

Kylie Jenner’s Cosmetics Copyright Case Moved to California via hollywood.com

Hong Kong Customs Smash Two Counterfeit Cosmetics Rings via insideretail.hk

What’s Behind China’s Beauty Addiction? via jingdaily.com

China’s Move to Cruelty Free: New Draft Regulation Changes Requirements for Cosmetics Filing via lexology.com

The Newest Ingredients in Cosmetics: CBD and Probiotics via mondaq.com

Cosmetics Brand Doubling Size of Downtown Space via nypost.com

Sephora Boss Opens up About French Cosmetics Retailer’s New Zealand Expansion Plans via nzherald.co.nz

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff Demands Answers From Cosmetics Company Sephora Over ‘Unacceptable Waste’ Dumping via nzherald.co.nz

Mayor Phil Goff Doubles Down Over Cosmetic Company Sephora’s ‘Unacceptable’ Waste Disposal via nzherald.co.nz

The Ugly Truth About Amazon Beauty via pcmag.com

Why Amazon Is the Perfect Platform for Lady Gaga’s New Cosmetics Line via qz.com

General Atlantic Nears Acquisition of Beauty Brand Morphe via reuters.com

Sephora’s Waste Dumped in Auckland Drains Without Consent via rnz.co.nz

Integumen Wins Labskin Contracts With Two Cosmetics Giants via sharecast.com

‘No Longer the Secret It Once Was’: Men’s Makeup Has Gone Mainstream via smh.com.au

Like a Fine Wine: Older Adults More Active Than Ever, but Misrepresented in Media via studyfinds.org

Beauty Is Bigger Than the Car Industry – It’s About Time We Took It Seriously via telegraph.co.uk

Conversion Rates Triple When L’oréal Uses AR Tech to Showcase Products via thedrum.com

Here’s a Thought: Let’s Not Blame Millennials for Sephora’s ‘Waste Dumping’ via thespinoff.co.nz

The 2010s Were a Turning Point for Diversity in Fashion via vogue.com

Why It’s Time for Big Beauty Brands to Embrace Body Positivity via vogue.com.au

The Top 10 Most Influential Luxury Cosmetics Brands in the World via vogue.fr

Spruce & Bond to Close 3 NYC Locations via wwd.com

General Atlantic Said Nearing Morphe Investment via wwd.com

Japanese Cosmetics Makers Boosting R&D via www3.nhk.or.jp

Vogue Slammed for ‘Tone-Deaf’ Caption About Sharon Tate’s Murder and 1960s Beauty Trends via yahoo.com

Kylie Jenner Cosmetics Lawsuit Moved to Kylie’s Home Turf via yahoo.com

Skincare and Beauty

CoolTone, a New Body-Contouring Device, Receives FDA Clearance via allure.com

Cosmetics companies on trail of profits from Thai snail slime via arabnews.com

Zero Waste Products: I Eliminated All Plastic From My Beauty Routine – Here’s What Worked via countryliving.com

Are Bio-Degradable Beauty Products Doing More Harm Than Good? via elle.com

New York Officially Bans Discrimination Against Natural Hair via elle.com

How Celeb Makeup Artist Nam Vo Does All Natural Beauty via elle.com

6 Surprising Shaving Tips No One Ever Told You via glamour.com

New York Is the Latest State to Ban Discrimination Against Natural Hair via glamour.com

Bone shaving is tipped to be the next big thing in cosmetic surgery – and it’s as terrifying as it sounds via glamourmagazine.co.uk

Is Mermaid Makeup the Hottest Beauty Trend of the Summer? via lifestyleasia.com

Snails Are Being ‘Milked’ For Their Slime For Use in Cosmetics and Beauty Products via mirror.co.uk

Debunking Weird Celebrity Beauty Secrets via popdust.com

Makeup Tips From Jennifer Lopez’s Makeup Artist Scott Barnes via popsugar.com

This Salon For People With Autism Brings New Meaning to Inclusivity via popsugar.com

Here’s a Hack to Shrink a Painful, Hard Pimple as Soon as it Appears via popsugar.com

A Dermatologist Weighs In on How to Care For a Tattoo Over the Summer via popsugar.com

Paraben Preservatives Aren’t As Toxic Consumers Think via psmag.com

FaceApp only shows the older version of ourselves we want to see via qz.com

Japan or Korea? How J-beauty and K-beauty cosmetics and skincare compare via scmp.com

So what can FaceApp do with your 150 million faces? via slashgear.com

Protesters in Puerto Rico Are Using Makeup to Make a Political Statement via teenvogue.com

How To Get The Perfect Brows, According to Beauty Experts via teenvogue.com

Goo look lovely: Thai farmers milk snails to cash in on beauty craze via theguardian.com

Kendall Jenner Has the Secret to an Enhanced Summer Glow via vogue.com

The Big Number: Thousands of Children Under 5 Injured By Exposure to Perfume, Nail Polish, Other Personal Care via washingtonpost.com

Why FaceApp Memes Are over, According to Mariah Carey via wmagazine.com

Celebrities, Influencers, and Interviews

Model Winnie Harlow Wants Her Own Beauty Line via iol.co.za

Meet Melissa Haloossim the Person Behind Kim Kardashian’s 4d Viral Laser Neck Treatment via dazeddigital.com

Elizabeth Hurley’s 17-Year-Old Son Damian Stars in New Beauty Campaign via abcnews.go.com

And Now for Some Niche Beauty Youtube Drama… via jezebel.com

Veronica Alanis, the Dyson Engineer Who’s Helping Clean up a Male-Dominated Industry via newshub.co.nz

Skin Inc Founder, Sabrina Tan, Mixes Technology With Beauty Care via smh.com.au

Aerin Lauder Shares Her 8 Business Secrets via theceomagazine.com

Twiggy Never Sleeps with Make-up On via vogue.co.uk

Controversy Surrounds Lady Gaga’s New Amazon-Exclusive ‘Haus’ Makeup Line via nydailynews.com

Helen Mirren Explains Why She Hates the Word ‘Beauty’ via independent.co.uk

Kim Jae Hwan Selected as New Face of Cosmetics Brand LIZ4EVER via hellokpop.com

Jaclyn Hill Fans Troll Her With Contaminated Lipsticks for Her Birthday via cheatsheet.com

After Fake Diamonds Saga, Cosmetics Tycoon Datuk Seri Vida to Sue Haters on Social Media via malaymail.com

Czarina Tse, CVS Product Development Manager, Beauty & Personal Care via homeworldbusiness.com

I Just Noticed Avril Lavigne Has Worn the Exact Same Smoky Eye for the Last 20 Years via allure.com

A Korean Youtuber Jella Just Shared Her Skin-Care Routine for Treating Acne While Pregnant via allure.com

Khloé Kardashian on New-Mom Makeup, Contouring, and the Meaning Behind Her Daughter’s Name via vogue.com

Chris Hemsworth on Face Masks, Working Out, and Finally Saying Goodbye to the Avengers via wmagazine.com

Damian Hurley, Liz Hurley’s Son, Makes Modeling Debut in a Big Haired Pat Mcgrath Campaign via wmagazine.com

Why Laura Dern Believes in a Simple Skin-Care Routine and Honesty, Above All Else via allure.com

10 of Meghan Markle’s Best Beauty Looks Before She Was Royalty via popsugar.com

Euphoria’s Head Makeup Artist Shares Why You’ve Never Seen Makeup on Television Like This Before via allure.com

#BeautyRecap: July 9th, 2019

Products and Reviews

Gillette is recalling thousands of Venus Simply3 disposable razors via Allure.com

Singer Kylie Minogue launched her own version of “Kylie” makeup via Allure.com

Ulta Beauty just launched a Frida Kahlo Collection in honor of her birthday via Allure.com

The Inkey List is launching new skin-care products at Sephora — and they’re all under $12 via Allure.com

Essence Cosmetics’ fan-favorite Lash Princess Mascara is now waterproof via Allure.com

The best new K-Beauty skin-care and makeup launches coming in july via Allure.com

Target is giving away gift cards to those who buy sunscreen this week via Allure.com

MAC Cosmetics’ Prep + Prime Fix+ got five new limited-edition summer scents via Bustle.com

13 new summer beauty products Bustle beauty editors are currently obsessed with via Bustle.com

7 mascaras that will give you your longest lashes ever via Elle.com

Bath and Body Works is turning your go-to summer candle scent into body products via PopSugar.com

This Innisfree skincare collection is the cutest you’ll ever see – and that’s a high bar via PopSugar.com

If you love cats and skin care, you’ll adore Tonymoly’s latest line at Ulta Beauty via PopSugar.com

Love Josie Maran’s Argan Oil? Get ready, because she’s launching a serum via PopSugar.com

These are the 11 very best new makeup products of July via PopSugar.com

Popsugar editors’ favorite makeup brushes are sturdy, affordable, and soft via PopSugar.com

Popsugar editors’ favorite hair products this month make styling hair so much easier via PopSugar.com

The 15 best products for fine hair that will add major volume via PopSugar.com

11 refreshing face mists for every sticky summer situation via TeenVogue.com

14 products under $10 to add to your summer beauty routine via TeenVogue.com

Why top facialists are swapping out body cream for dry oil in the summer via Vogue.com

How to get a Dior-approved smokey eye via WMagazine.com

The best summer hair treatments for healthy tresses, courtesy of America’s top celebrity colorists via WMagazine.com

Clean beauty with a Singapore heart: Six local skincare, cosmetics brands ride on new trend via StraitsTimes.com

Mirrex, the smart personal mirror can take a selfie while also providing an advanced way of doing makeup via MenAFN.com

Retailers, Brands, and Trends

Jaclyn Hill released documents about her lipsticks’ safety via Allure.com

Google rolls out new immersive brand tools for YouTube via BeautyMatter.com

L’Oréal invests in biotech through minority stake in Carbios via BeautyMatter.com

Taiwan notifies five cosmetic regulations to WTO via ChemicalWatch.com

Feature: Is Echa guilty of ‘overREACH’ on animal testing? via ChemicalWatch.com

Expert Focus: EU regulatory update on the status of cosmetic ingredients via ChemicalWatch.com

MSL pioneers world’s first vegan microbial limits and challenge tests via CosmeticsBusiness.com

KDC/ONE acquires French beauty manufacturer Alkos via CosmeticsDesign.com

how the new free from claims impact the European cosmetics space via CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com

Rihanna And Fenty Beauty sued for ignoring needs of visually impaired customers via ETCanada.com

High Ridge Brands Co, owner of Zest soap and VO5 shampoo looks to revive faded brands via Finance.Yahoo.com

L’Oréal beautifies its sales process with StayinFront’s TouchCG® Advanced via Finance.Yahoo.com

KDC/ONE Acquires ALKOS Group via Finance.Yahoo.com

Taiwan bubble tea and halal products have landed in Malaysia via Finance.Yahoo.com

Nestlé mulls further M&A or disposals via FNLondon.com

Global brands eye booming domestic men’s cosmetics and skin care market via GlobalTimes.cn

We are in a unique position because of our scale’: Whole Foods wants to be a clean beauty destination via Glossy.co

P&G launches, My Black Is Beautiful, a new incubated hair-care brand for Black women via Glossy.co

Inside sunscreen brand Sun Bum’s yearlong ‘culture’ campaign via Glossy.co

Beauty industry suffering from abuse by influencers via KoreaBizWire.com

LG’s health unit eyes acquisition of biopharma company Hugel via KoreaHerald.com

She gave up everything to start beauty brand Tatcha. What happens after it’s sold? via LATimes.com

Rimmel owner Coty writes off $3bn of brand value via News.Sky.com

EcoWaste urges Baguio mayor to act on ‘poison cosmetics’ trade via Newsinfo.Inquirer.net

Kylie Jenner is moving on from cosmetics and skin care ranges; trademarks 16 new lifestyle sections via PinkVilla.com

Integumen posts 1200% rise in first-half profits as big cosmetics companies sign up to use Labskin via ProactiveInvestors.co.uk

Amazon wants to make Whole Foods a beauty destination via Qz.com

Cosmetics, holiday season bouy China retail sales growth via RetailNews.asia

South Koreans call for boycott of Japanese cars, beer and cosmetics as ‘trade war’ intensifies via SCMP.com

Sephora reveals date it will open first New Zealand outlet via Stuff.co.nz

Kylie Jenner just filed new trademarks & her empire is getting even bigger via StyleCaster.com

How Procter & Gamble is saving water, reducing carbon emissions, and eliminating plastic use via SynbioBeta.com

How digital transformation is helping L’Oréal work wonders via WebWire.com

Skincare and Beauty

How more affordable clean beauty products mean a more just society via Allure.com

The summer skin-care routines of our favorite dermatologists via Allure.com

How to replicate Ariana Grande’s flawless base for under $10, according to her makeup artist via Allure.com

The 19 best tips i learned from Katie Jane Hughes’s masterclass via Allure.com

80s beauty is back, and it’s taking over the runway at couture week via Allure.com

Six fresh new ways to wear the brightest makeup colors via Allure.com

Mental-health crisis program in ‘desperate need’ of personal items via BradfordToday.ca

The Indonesian village being buried by the developed world’s waste via ChannelNewsAsia.com

Singapore skin cream shock: Infant hospitalised after ‘potent medicinal ingredients’ cause serious adverse reactions via CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

Calling out Mecca: Estée Laundry on culturally insensitive beauty names via DazedDigital.com

How this government app can help you identify fake or real cosmetics and food products via GadgetsNow.com

Black Hair has always been ‘professional’—now the law may finally recognize it via Glamour.com

#SkinSchool: A guide to laser facial treatments via HarpersBazaar.com

The beauty industry needs to wake up – you can’t be ‘ethical’ if you’re exploiting people of colour via Independent.co.uk

‘Two-for-one’ cosmetic procedure deals on social media slammed as ‘unethical’ via Independent.ie

A lot more emphasis is being placed on personal appearance with the spread of social networking systems via JapanToday.com

Fake cosmetics warning issued in UAE via KhaleejTimes.com

“Paraben-free” makeup is a mostly cosmetic label via MassiveSci.com

Toxic cosmetics’ still being sold in Philippine markets via News.MB.com.ph

12 new skincare products that’ll have you looking lit all summer long via PopSugar.com

This genius hack for smoothing flyaways is the only thing you need to know this summer via PopSugar.com

Wondering if you need a lip scrub? Here’s what a dermatologist has to say via PopSugar.com

Deep French manicures are the modern version of your classic go-to via PopSugar.com

I stopped wearing foundation for 2 weeks and let my acne show – this is what happened via PopSugar.com

I’ve gotten over 100 airbrush tans, and these are the best tips i’ve heard from the pros via PopSugar.com

Have a sun rash? 3 dermatologists weigh in on what to do via PopSugar.com

Shanghai Drug Administration announces that 18 cosmetics products fail quality tests via Shine.cn

Report exposes China’s unlicensed hair transplant industry via SixthTone.com

America has reached peak mask via TheAtlantic.com

Consumers exaggerate their ethical behavior: research via ValueWalk.com

Korean beauty is no longer niche – so what’s next for skincare? via Vogue.co.uk

8 international cool girls share their best beach beauty secrets via Vogue.com

How a lack of personal care products contributes to harrowing conditions for detained migrants via Vox.com

Cleopatra used it as a beauty aid. Now castor oil is staging a cosmetics comeback via WashingtonPost.com

Go inside the most star-studded parties of Paris haute couture via WMagazine.com

Celebrities, Influencers, and Interviews

I asked K-Pop group GOT7 to try 9 things they’ve never done before — here’s what happened via Allure.com

High school students wrote about James Charles and Tati Westbrook for their AP exams via Allure.com

Lizzo continues to have the best year ever as she’s named the new face of Urban Decay via BET.com

The biggest sign That Kylie Jenner might be smug about her wealth and beauty empire via CheatSheat.com

How Trixie Mattel is taking the drag world — and the beauty industry — by storm via CheatSheat.com

Model Hayati Azis’s shaved head defies local Indonesian beauty standards via DazedDigital.com

Chinese model Tin Gao has captured the imagination of the fashion industry via DazedDigital.com

Zendaya: how one actress conquered Hollywood and the beauty industry via Elle.com

Why Tracee Ellis Ross Swears by these “blue balls” for a ”tight chin” via Elle.com

Is Huda Kattan sharing her beauty business tips with Victoria Beckham? via EmiratesWoman.com

Iman says she wants her cosmetic line to be her legacy via Essence.com

Octogenarian Polish model Helena Norowicz defies conventions in the beauty industry via EuroNews.com

Shiseido’s chief growth officer Marc Rey on startups, subscription services, and innovation via Forbes.com

Michelle Obama wore her natural curls, and people are living for it via Glamour.com

Isle Of Paradise’s Get Body Posi campaign features Megan Barton Hanson, Simone Powderly, Tess Holliday, and Alex Light via GlamourMagazine.co.uk

Lady Gaga praised for unretouched images in her debut beauty brand campaign via HarpersBazaar.com

Lady Gaga’s Haus Beauty promo images just leaked and fans are obsessed via HarpersBazaar.com

Model Jessica Kahawaty’s game-changing beauty tips everyone should know via HK.AsiaTatler.com

YouTuber Shane Dawson plans to expose the beauty world via Inquisitr.com

Emily Ratajkowski is not above washing her face in an airplane bathroom via InStyleMag.com.au

Makeup mogul Anastasia Soare: How to launch a successful company in 7 steps via NBCNews.com

Margot Robbie pays tribute to Sharon Tate by re-creating the trend she helped make famous via PopSugar.com

Jaclyn Hill deleted her Social media following the controversial release of her Jaclyn Hill Cosmetics lipstick line via TeenVogue.com

Interview with Sir John: Beyoncé’s beauty guru via TheTimes.co.uk

Venus Williams has one must-have beauty product for on the court via WMagazine.com

Boxycharm’s Yosef Martin on building real relationships with influencers via WWD.com

Research and Technology

Psychiatric adverse events in patients taking isotretinoin reported in an FDA database via JAMA Dermatology

Do sunscreens block vitamin D production? A critical review by an international panel of experts via British Journal of Dermatology

Anatomical location differences in sodium lauryl sulfate-induced irritation via British Journal of Dermatology

Antimelanogenic peptides via British Journal of Dermatology

Targeting melanocortin receptor type 1 with small peptides via British Journal of Dermatology

Increasing severity of atopic dermatitis is associated with a negative impact on work productivity among adults with atopic dermatitis in France, Germany, the UK and the US via British Journal of Dermatology

Topical treatments in atopic dermatitis: unexpectedly low use of emollients; use of topical corticosteroid is higher in juvenile patients, higher in male vs females, and shows independent associations with asthma and depression via British Journal of Dermatology

Translational research in disorders of DNA repair: the challenges in the application of therapeutic discoveries to the treatment of human disease via British Journal of Dermatology

Where does psoriasis hold out in the era of biologics? via British Journal of Dermatology

Randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study of oral tranexamic acid in the treatment of moderate-to-severe melasma via JAAD

Sun protective behaviors among US racial and ethnic minorities with sun sensitive skin via JAAD

Gender trends in leadership of the American Academy of Dermatology: A cross-sectional study via JAAD

Racial characteristics of alopecia areata in the United States via JAAD

Skin cancer in outdoor workers exposed to solar radiation: a largely underreported occupational disease in Italy via JEADV

Low cardiovascular risk and poor quality of life associated with tobacco use and skin infections in adult atopic dermatitis: result of a French multicenter study via JEADV

Influence of needle size and injection angle on the distribution pattern of facial soft tissue fillers via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Relationship between forehead motion and the shape of forehead lines—A 3D skin displacement vector analysis via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Novel shampoo reduces hair shedding by contracting the arrector pili muscle via the trace amine‐associated receptor via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

A topical regimen improves skin healing and aesthetic outcomes when combined with a radiofrequency microneedling procedure via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Panax notoginseng saponins promotes cutaneous wound healing and suppresses scar formation in mice via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Homocysteine, folic acid, and vitamin B12 levels in patients on isotretinoin therapy for acne vulgaris: A meta‐analysis via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Efficiency of skin whitening cream containing Etlingera elatior flower and leaf extracts in volunteers via Cosmetics

The secrets of beautiful hair: why is it flexible and elastic? via Cosmetics

Evaluation of the soothing and protective properties of a lignin hydrolyzate via Cosmetics

7,8-dimethoxycoumarin attenuates the expression of IL-6, IL-8, and CCL2/MCP-1 in TNF-α-treated HaCaT cells by potentially targeting the NF-κB and MAPK pathways via Cosmetics

Trends in melanoma mortality in the population groups of South Africa via Dermatology

Distribution of polyamines may be altered in different scalp regions of patients with hair loss via Experimental Dermatology

Platelet-rich plasma for skin rejuvenation via Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics

Soshiho-Tang, a traditional herbal medicine, alleviates atopic dermatitis symptoms via regulation of inflammatory mediators via Frontiers in Pharmacology

Topical delivery of mTOR inhibitor halts scarring via Journal of Dermatological Science

Evaluating and reducing xerosis in competitive swimmers: an in vitro study and randomized controlled clinical trial via Journal of Dermatological Treatment

Experiences of barbed polydioxanone (PDO) cog thread for facial rejuvenation and our technique to prevent thread migration via Journal of Dermatological Treatment

A revisit to the effects of zinc salt on skin burn wound healing to reflect the risks in current pharmaceutical care via Journal of Dermatological Treatment

Nanoparticle targeting to scalp hair follicles – new perspectives for a topical therapy of alopecia areata via Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Finasteride enhances stem cell signals of human dermal papilla cells via In Vivo

In vitro engineering of a skin substitute based on adipose-derived stem cells via Cells Tissues Organs

Evaluation of cutaneous wound healing activity of Ocimum basilicum aqueous extract ointment in rats via Comparative Clinical Pathology

β-catenin-mediated hair growth induction effect of 3,4,5-tri-O-caffeoylquinic acid via Aging

Dermatotoxicology of microneedles (MNs) in man via Biomedical Microdevices

#BeautyRecap: July 2nd, 2019

Products and Reviews

Karl Lagerfeld x L’Oreal makeup collection to launch via Independent.co.uk

Karl Lagerfeld designed a L’Oréal Paris makeup collection before his death, and it’s coming this Fall via Allure.com

L’Oréal Paris announced a collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld that will launch during Paris Fashion Week via Popsugar.com

Mary J. Blige partners with MAC Cosmetics for a new lipstick line via BET.com

Smashbox launched a new oil & shine control version of its fan-favorite photo finish primer via Allure.com

Opinion: In defense of Kim Kardashian’s body makeup via Popsugar.com

BH Cosmetics just launched a mini zodiac-themed eye shadow palette for Cancers via Allure.com

5 Elle.com editors try KKW Beauty’s body foundation via Elle.com

A woman with a skin condition shares before-and-after photos of the KKW Beauty body foundation, and now it’s going viral via Allure.com

We tried Kim Kardashian’s new body foundation, and here are our honest thoughts via Glamour.com

Pond’s Cold Cream cleanser is sold once every 15 seconds via Allure.com

Maybelline collaborates wit hSummer McKeen and launches six new lip glosses via Allure.com

Chiara Ferragni created a palette with 12 products inside – perfect for your travel plans via Popsugar.com

Aesthetician Georgia Louise launches a customized face cream machine via Allure.com

Solid & Striped’s new sunscreens are the perfect addition to your beach bag via Vogue.com

Swimwear brand Solid & Striped has released two new sunscreens via TeenVogue.com

Customers are saying they’re finding black dots and white fuzz in Colourpop lipstick via Insider.com

Urban Decay’s newest “Pretty Different” campaign features Lizzo, Joey King, and Ezra Miller via TeenVogue.com

Shiseido’s beauty app promises perfect skin — for $92 a month via Bloomberg.com

4 queer beauty entrepreneurs tell us why they started their own brands via TeenVogue.com

Algenist commits to 100% vegan formulations in luxury algae-based cosmetics via Vegconomist.com

Beautycounter is coming for La Mer with its new antiaging skin-care line via WWD.com

& Other Stories’ beauty line is as French-girl cool as it gets via Refinery29.com

Kinfield is for everyone who loves the outdoors, clean beauty, and great packaging via Popsugar.com

We (Pestle and Mortar) were first-timers on QVC…and we sold out via IrishTimes.com

Sephora goes big for year two of Sephoria via BusinessWire.com

Emulsion cosmetics launched in Boots & these customisable products are a game changer via Bustle.com

The best Eminence organic skin care products for your skin type via Allure.com

Billie’s new campaign is the first razor ad to actually show pubic hair via Glamour.com

Meet Ayond: the new skincare brand bottling the health benefits of the desert via Vogue.com

A first look at Boots’ wellness flagship in Covent Garden via Standard.co.uk

Too Faced is launching their skincare range via GlamourMagazine.co.uk

Glossier is opening its next pop-up store in Boston via Hypebae.com

Charlotte Tilbury Beauty enters travel retail with Heathrow counter via MoodieDavittReport.com

Innisfree Singapore launches limited edition BT21 products not available in South Korea via Mothership.sg

Lush opening first Staten Island store via SILive.com

All the best new skin-care products launching in July via Allure.com

The best new makeup launches coming this month via Allure.com

The best new beauty products this month: The perfect summer lipstick, hydrating face spray, and more via WMagazine.com

Show your pride by supporting these 14 LGBTQ-owned beauty brands via Allure.com

6 best Korean beauty products for summer via DailyDot.com

The 10 best Vitamin C serums to get the moist skin of your dreams via Elle.com

The 10 best acne spot treatments that actually work via Elle.com

The 13 best aloe skin-care products for soothing skin this summer via Allure.com

The 8 best eyelash curlers for monolids via Teenvogue.com

The 9 best over-the-counter beauty products for back acne via Popsugar.com

10 budget-friendly face mists to keep your skin feeling fresh 24/7 via Vogue.in

7 face masks to keep your oil production in check via Elle.com

I tried Sephora’s best-selling green primers, and here’s how they ranked via Glamour.com

The best blurring, bronzing, and highlighting makeup products for your body via Popsugar.com

7 top-rated flat irons from Amazon that truly work – thousands of reviews don’t lie via Popsugar.com

Kiss product buildup goodbye with these 12 clarifying shampoos via Popsugar.com

Retailers, Brands, and Trends

Nivea accused of telling ad agency: ‘We don’t do gay’ via AdAge.com

Kylie Jenner is considering selling Kylie Cosmetics, says report via Allure.com

Coty in talks to buy majority stake in Kylie Jenner’s cosmetics company via Axios.com

Tarte is suing Natasha Denona over its most popular blush palette via Revelist.com

Congressman Pallone seeks data on US FDA inspections of imported cosmetics via ChemicalWatch.com

Congressman Pallone presses FDA for updates on imported cosmetics inspections via InsideHealthPolicy.com

Relentless wave: South Korea’s cosmetics exports rocket 26.5% to surpass $6bn via CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

South Korea duty-free cosmetics concerns: New labelling system to prevent illegal re-selling via CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

Think tank: Top three beauty trends in China via WWD.com

Japan is cool but has no clue about selling itself via Finance.Yahoo.com

Beauty shares lose gloss after Amazon deepens push into space via FT.com

Estée Lauder joins campaign to ban animal cruelty by 2023 via HarpersBazaar.com

Elf Cosmetics highlights diversity with brand messaging revamp via MarketingDive.com

The best performing stock so far this year is cosmetics company Coty via CNBC.com

Skincare and Beauty

The FDA is reevaluating sunscreen ingredients — here’s what that means for you via Allure.com

Study says Tinder, Snapchat users are more ok with cosmetic surgery via Mashable.com

Social media opening youth up to cosmetic surgery? via MedPageToday.com

Skin-bleaching creams prompt health warning in Philippines via Gulfnews.com

Ruxolitinib, a new topical cream could effectively reverse vitiligo, according to new study via Allure.com

What even is acne? An investigation. via TeenVogue.com

10 things i wish people knew about acne via TeenVogue.com

Everything you should know about acne, in honor of our annual acne awards via TeenVogue.com

The financial and emotional toll of having acne-prone skin via TeenVogue.com

The surprising benefits of having pubic hair via Glamour.com

These three L.A. barbershops are creating safe spaces for queer people via TeenVogue.com

What is the 60-second rule — and does it actually work? via Allure.com

Is kojic acid safe? Here’s everything to know about the skin-brightening ingredient via NewBeauty.com

Not cleansing properly could be what’s standing between you and really great skin via Vogue.com.au

What is niacinamide, and is it really worth the hype? via Elle.com

How much does the order of your skincare routine really matter? via WomanandHome.com

I think neck cream is a scam—here’s what the experts think via Stylecaster.com

The truth about applying after-sun on sunburnt skin, according to the experts via Independent.co.uk

Bakuchiol is the all-natural anti-aging alternative to retinol via RealSimple.com

Here’s how to cure a sunburn — and it doesn’t involve Aloe vera via NYPost.com

6 things I changed about my skincare routine when I hit 50 via WomanandHome.com

Just when will the suncare market become more representative? via GlamourMagazine.co.uk

Why you should be washing your face for a full 60 seconds for better skin via Vogue.in

How to get a facelift without going under the knife via HarpersBazaar.com.sg

I cured my angry post-pill acne with this super simple skincare regime and anyone suffering like me via GlamourMagazine.co.uk

Why you need to apply sunscreen under your beard (and other essential skin care tips for men) via Forbes.com

Seven out of ten men admit they steal their girlfriend’s skincare products via Pretty52.com

Everything you need to know about Vitamin K’s skincare benefits via Elle.com

Cosmetics-related injuries send thousands of kids to ER every year, national study finds via Inquirer.com

How makeup taught me to celebrate my naturally thick brows via Allure.com

How to maintain your skin-care and self-care routines during workplace bargaining via Allure.com

How to unlock the most stylish beauty filters on Instagram stories via Allure.com

What you need to know before getting acrylic nails via Elle.com

This viral hack uses a pool noodle to dry makeup brushes without misshaping the bristles via Allure.com

Here’s why you need to invest in a retinol night cream via Elle.com

How to deal with hyperpigmentation and dark spots: the complete guide via TeenVogue.com

Do blue & red light therapy work? A guide to acne light therapy via TeenVogue.com

Research and Technology

What’s the point in checking the skin? via British Journal of Dermatology

Topical treatments in atopic dermatitis: unexpectedly low use of emollients; use of topical corticosteroid is higher in juvenile patients, higher in male vs females, and shows independent associations with asthma and depression via British Journal of Dermatology

Connecting the dots: From skin barrier dysfunction to allergic sensitization, and the role of moisturizers in repairing the skin barrier via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Validation of botanical treatment efficiency for adults and children suffering from mild to moderate atopic dermatitis via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Clinical validation of the surface volume coefficient for minimally invasive treatment of the temple via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

DNA repair enzyme containing lip balm for the treatment of actinic cheilitis: A pilot study via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Pharmacokinetic profile, safety, and tolerability of clascoterone (Cortexolone 17-alpha propionate, CB-03-01) Topical cream, 1% in subjects with acne vulgaris: An open-label phase 2A study via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Patient-reported outcomes in acne patients with skin of color using adapalene 0.3%-benzoyl peroxide 2.5%: A prospective real-world study via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

A phase 2, multicenter, double-blind, randomized, vehicle-controlled clinical study to compare the safety and efficacy of a novel tazarotene 0.045% lotion and tazarotene 0.1% cream in the treatment of moderate-to-severe acne vulgaris via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

The use of oral antibiotics in the management of rosacea via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Arterial occlusion and necrosis following hyaluronic acid injection and a review of the literature via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

What is PFE? It may just be time you found out…. via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Update on the treatment of scars via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

A phase 2B, randomized, double-blind vehicle controlled, dose escalation study evaluating clascoterone 0.1%, 0.5%, and 1% topical cream in subjects with facial acne via Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Treatment of atrophic acne scars using autologous platelet‐rich plasma vs combined subcision and autologous platelet‐rich plasma: A split‐face comparative study via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Impact of acid straightener’s pH value in the hair fiber properties via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Antiaging and smoothness‐improving properties of farnesol‐based facial masks on rat skin exposed to ultraviolet B via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Preliminary results of the use of scalp microneedling in different types of alopecia via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Effect of an aerobic exercise session combined with abdominal radiofrequency on lipolytic activity in women: Randomized control trial via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

The use of topical Nitrosomonas eutropha for cosmetic improvement of facial wrinkles via Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Bacteriophage of the skin microbiome in patients with psoriasis and healthy family controls via Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Interplay of microRNA-21 and Satb1 in epidermal keratinocytes during skin aging via Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Case of minocycline‐induced hyperpigmentation mimicking angiosarcoma via The Journal of Dermatology

Relationship between quinolone use and resistance of Staphylococcus epidermidis in patients with acne vulgaris via The Journal of Dermatology

Patient and physician preferences for atopic dermatitis injection treatments in Japan via Journal of Dermatological Treatment

Can plant‐derived phytochemicals provide symptom relief for hair loss? A critical review via International Journal of Cosmetic Science

Chemical and physical treatments damage Caucasian and Afro‐ethnic hair fiber: analytical and image assays via JEADV

Sex matters: Men with melanoma have a worse prognosis than women via JEADV

Thread-lifts: A double-edged suture? A comprehensive review of the literature via Dermatologic Surgery

Severe bitemporal alopecia as a complication of the thread lift procedure via Dermatologic Surgery

In vitro evaluation of preinjection aspiration for hyaluronic fillers as a safety checkpoint via Dermatologic Surgery

Use of 3-dimensional imaging in submental fat reduction following hyperthermic laser lipolysis via Dermatologic Surgery

Lip and perioral enhancement with hyaluronic acid dermal fillers in individuals with skin of color via Dermatologic Surgery

Treatment of facial telangiectases with glycerin sclerotherapy via Dermatologic Surgery

Dupilumab after the 2017 approval for the treatment of atopic dermatitis: what’s new and what’s next? via Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Microbiome and skin biology via Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Outdoor testing of the photoprotection provided by a new water-based broad-spectrum SPF50+ sunscreen product: two double-blind, split-face, randomized controlled studies in healthy adults via Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Antiacne and antiblotch activities of a formulated combination of Aloe barbadensis leaf powder, Garcinia mangostana peel extract, and Camellia sinensis leaf extract via Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Dairy consumption and acne: a case control study in Kabul, Afghanistan via Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Induction of hyalurosome by topical hyaluronate fragments: Results in superficial filling of the skin complementary to hyaluronate filler injections via Dermatopathology

Is mean platelet volume an inflammatory marker in acne patients treated with isotretinoin? via Aca Dermatovenerol

Lipoplasty Combined with Percutaneous Radiofrequency Dermaplasty: A New Strategy for Body Contouring via Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

The prevalence and persistence of atopic dermatitis in urban United States children via Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Glycerol content within the WHO ethanol-based handrub formulation: balancing tolerability with antimicrobial efficacy via Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control

Chemical composition of Patrinia scabiosaefolia flower absolute and its migratory and proliferative activities in human keratinocytes via Chemistry & Biodiversity

Healing and cytotoxicity potentials of ointment containing aqueous extract of Anethum graveolens on cutaneous wounds in male rats via Comparative Clinical Pathology

Oral supplementation of L-glutathione prevents UVB-induced melanogenesis and oxidative stress in BALB/c mice via Experimental Animals

In vitro antimicrobial effects of Hypoxis hemerocallidea against six pathogens with dermatological relevance and its phytochemical characterization and cytotoxicity evaluation via Journal of Ethnopharmacology

Effects of a gintonin-enriched fraction on hair growth: an in vitro and in vivo study via Journal of Ginseng Research

Natural tyrosinase inhibitors: Role of herbals in the treatment of hyperpigmentary disorders via Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry

#BeautyRecap: June 25th, 2019

Products and Reviews

Mary J. Blige on her new MAC lipstick and wearing less makeup via Popsugar.com

Mary J. Blige just released a lipstick with MAC, and it’s your new perfect nude via Allure.com

Charlotte Tilbury names new lipsticks after JK Rowling, Jennifer Aniston and Amal Clooney via Independent.co.uk

What Charlotte Tilbury’s J.K. Rowling-inspired lipstick looks like on 3 skin tones via Popsugar.com

Huda Kattan designed a lipstick shade exclusively for Allure via Allure.com

Would you buy Mink? A 3d make-up printer via HK.AsiaTatler.com

3D printing your own makeup could be the future of beauty, thanks to mink via Bustle.com

The Mink, The world’s first-ever 3D portable makeup printer, is officially available for pre-order via Allure.com

Former Google execs’ startup is using an AI-based app CureSkin to solve your skin care problems via YourStory.com

Minnie Dlamini-Jones launches skincare range via IOL.co.za

Miranda Kerr is paving the way for the clean beauty movement with Kora Organics via Forbes.com

Makeup refills from the brands you already know and love via Euronews.com

“We tested out natural beauty brand Pink Organic’s makeup and skincare products” via HypeBae.com

Skin-care brand Murad launches pop-up to cement its position in wellness via Glossy.co

SK-II Is back with new “Pitera Masterclass” via Finance.Yahoo.com

KGLO is a affordable new korean beauty brand launched at Boots via Glamourmagazine.co.uk

My Skin Track UV review: Smart concept but tiny wearable has its flaws via Irishtimes.com

Augustinus Bader on how his $265 USD face cream combines science and skincare via Hypebae.com

Walgreens helps americans save their skin this summer with skin cancer education via FLTimes.com

La Mer Launches a giant jar of Crème de la Mer in Sydney via Grazia.com.au

Curology’s customized skincare line helped me with my trust issues via HypeBae.com

“I tried Artis’ futuristic cleansing silks to see if they lived up to the hype” via GlamourMagazine.co.uk

What is beauty vinegar? This versatile ingredient could revolutionise your skincare routine via Bustle.com

La Prairie’s Exhibition at Art Basel is a Feast for the Eyes via SurfaceMag.com

Using artificial intelligence to combat acne via Beta.Canada.com

Lululemon just launched a selfcare beauty line—here’s my honest review via Elle.com

A review of the ohii Get Fresh Toner Pads via Popsugar.com

Kim Kardashian applies new KKW Body Makeup To her grandmother’s arms to prove how well it works via Allure.com

Lululemon ju’st dropped a line of beauty products via Allure.com

Tata Harper is adding CBD to Its Revitalizing Body Oil via Allure.com

NYX launched 4 new cannabis-infused products, and they’re all under $15 via Allure.com

Do you really need a body serum? We the Saint Jane Luxury Body Serum via Popsugar.com

Wet n Wild just launched a Pac-Man makeup collection at Ulta via Allure.com

Codex Beauty launches flagship product line “Bia” via Finance.Yahoo.com

“We tried Lululemon’s brand new skin care and beauty line—here’s the verdict” via HelloGiggles.com

“I tried Selfcare, Lululemon’s first-ever line of beauty products — here’s my honest review” via Allure.com

6 women of color and skincare enthusiasts reveal their go-to sunscreen picks via Abcnews.Go.com

Cosme announces The Best Cosmetics Awards 2019, Mid-Year New Products via US.Cosme.net

16 best-selling beauty products to pick up on your next drugstore run via Refinery29.com

This is the best-selling lipstick at department stores in 2019 via Marieclaire.com.au

9 neck creams that actually make a difference via Refinery29.com

10 best tinted moisturisers for healthy glowing skin without the heavy coverage via Independent.co.uk

The top 10 Vitamin C serums in Australia via Who.com.au

Asia Tatler’s editors’ picks: Must-have Summer skincare products via HK.AsiaTatler.com

7 low-key German skincare brands that should be on your radar via Vogue.co.uk

13 beauty gadgets you need on your vanity—and in your life via MarieClaire.com

21 skin-care products with near-perfect Amazon reviews via SFGate.com

9 “Intelligent” products to revolutionise your hair health via Vogue.co.uk

7 of the best oil-free moisturisers for every skin concern via Cosmopolitan.com

10 makeup removers that are heavy on mascara but light on your wallet via Vogue.in

7 setting sprays that actually hold up in hot weather via Glamour.com

7 face masks that will get rid of blackheads via Elle.com

26 Ways to wear Milk Bath nails via Popsugar.com

Honest Beauty debuts in Europe via WWD.com

Retailers, Brands, and Trends

Coty is said to be in talks for Kylie Cosmetics investment via WWD.com

Kylie Cosmetics may be homing in on a transaction after all.

Kylie Jenner is rumored to be selling Kylie Cosmetics via WMagazine.com

Coty , which owns O.P.I., Rimmel London, and Covergirl, is allegedly mulling over a $600 million purchase of a 51 percent stake.

Beauty giants cash in on wearable weed via Axios.com

CBD skincare products — which claim to hydrate, moisturize, cure acne, reduce wrinkles and even combat aging — are a big market, but nobody knows for sure if they really work.

Why it’s so hard for beauty brands to cross over from one category to another via BusinessOfFashion.com

Amidst a booming skincare market, makeup-first labels are angling to become purveyors of moisturisers and serums, too. But can a brand be an authority in both?

The Estée Lauder Companies partners with the Humane Society to end global animal testing via Allure.com

The beauty giant is joining the Humane Society International’s #BeCrueltyFree campaign.

Estée Lauder joins the fight against animal cruelty via PaperMag.com

“We are proud to partner with Humane Society International, an organization that has done such thoughtful work advocating for animals everywhere,” Anna Klein, senior vice president, global corporate affairs for The Estée Lauder Companies, said in a statement. “They have been a wonderful partner and advisor as we work together towards our common goal to bring an end to cosmetics animal testing, worldwide.”

Estée Lauder signs onto pledge to end cosmetic animal testing via TheHill.com

“I’m confident that by working together with beauty companies through our #BeCruelty campaign, we can help bring an end to cosmetics testing on animals by 2023.”

Estée Lauder CEO Fabrizio Freda on makeup trends and Chinese millennials via Barrons.com

Freda’s career has encompassed both mass and class; the Italian-born executive worked at Procter & Gamble (PG) and Gucci before joining Estée Lauder.

Beauty fans sound off on Mecca cosmetica’s use of the holy city in its name via Essence.com

Started by Jo Horgan in the mid-nineties, Mecca Cosmetica is sort of like an Australian Sephora, offering a beauty destination where you can shop countless prestige brands, and also take advantage of beauty experts on-hand. It also has a signature line of skincare products.

Exploring the rise of gender neutral beauty brands via HighSnobiety.com

Like a gender-reveal party in reverse, much of the beauty and grooming industry is cutting ties with prescriptive marketing and branding, moving towards a market that focuses on gender neutral beauty.

John Lewis & Partners launches new beauty product recycling scheme via GoodHouseKeeping.com

Teaming up with TerraCycle, who also work with The Body Shop, the retailer is trailing the scheme with members of its loyalty programme My John Lewis.

John Lewis has launched a BeautyCycle scheme and it’s exactly what we’ve been waiting for via GlamourMagazine.co.uk

The month-long trial begins on 14 June and all John Lewis shops with full-line beauty services will take part (36 shops) using TerraCycle’s Zero Waste Box solution. The trial’s purpose is to understand customer demand for beauty recycling, with a wider ambition to make the scheme permanent if successful – and we’re really hoping it will become a permanent fixture.

The rise of eco-friendly packaging in cosmetics via AdWeek.com

Cosmetics brands are creating packaging that’s sustainable, refillable, plastic-free and even package-free.

Two beauty brands are fighting over the exclusive right to use “BLUSH & GLOW” and “BRONZE & GLOW” via TheFashionLaw.com

In a complaint filed in New York federal court on Tuesday, “eco-chic” brand Tarte claims that its younger rival Natasha Denona Make Up – the brand behind the cult-followed $200 Sunset eye-shadow palette – is “intentionally and knowingly” making use of two of its federal registered trademarks

The beauty of Natura’s Avon acquisition: Appealing to Asia via Marketing-Interactive.com

Avon currently has stores in Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur, Melaka, Kedah, Perak and Negeri Sembilan, among others cities in Malaysia. In 2018, the company had more than 200,000 sales representatives and 168 outlets in Malaysia.

Should we be annoyed at beauty brands marketing off Pride? via DazedDigital.com

How should we feel about all of these beauty brands turning the ethos of Pride into a product or a hashtag – is it a cynical marketing ploy or a real push for change?

Nose jobs are china’s newest luxury item. This company is cashing in via Barrons.com

Beijing-based company called So-Young International —there’s no pun in Chinese—raised $179 million through an initial public offering on the Nasdaq Stock Market. Think of it as the Yelp of China’s plastic-surgery market.

Net-a-Porter launches Net Sustain, a platform to help customers identify environmentally friendly brands via Independent.co.uk

New section aims to give a voice to brands making positive changes

Beloved NYC beauty store Ricky’s may not be long for this cold world via Jezebel.com

The New York City beauty store Ricky’s, with its iconic electric blue toothpaste logo, may end up closing all but two stores

L’Oreal taps its first female president for the world’s biggest beauty brand via Fortune.com

L’Oreal SA has named the first female president of its flagship cosmetics label, elevating Delphine Viguier-Hovasse to the top job at the world’s biggest beauty brand.

Beauty industry has more female leaders than most, but men still dominate via Marketplace.org

While the beauty industry does have better representation of women in leadership roles than other industries, men still dominate the C-suite and boardroom — at least at the biggest companies.

Allure is growing its beauty box subscriptions through influencer collaborations via Glossy.co

Allure, which is owned by Condé Nast, declined to share current figures around its beauty box subscribers, but in 2016, it reportedly had 30,000. Membership is at an all-time high, up 80% year over year in 2018, said Jill Friedson, vp of marketing for Condé Nast Beauty Collection.

YouTube rolls out augmented reality for viewers to virtually try on makeup via CNBC.com

YouTube will allow viewers to virtually try on makeup using an augmented reality program called AR Beauty Try-On.

Youtube created AR filters that let you try on makeup with beauty vloggers via GritDaily.com

Next time you find yourself watching a beauty tutorial on YouTube you may notice a new feature: try it on. A new augmented reality plugin will let users virtually try on new makeup and beauty products through a filter in their camera.

Perfect Corp. brings the Global Beauty Tech Forum to New York City for an innovative look at the future of AI & AR technologies upgrading the consumer beauty experience via Finance.Yahoo.com

Perfect Corp. hosted the Global Beauty Tech Forum at Metropolitan West in New York City on Tuesday, June 18th in partnership with leading specialized talent agency, 24 Seven.

South Korean retailer Olive Young now ships to the United States via Allure.com

Sadly, Europeans won’t have access to the site, as it doesn’t ship to countries that require them to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Why beauty mainstays like L’Oréal are enabling online consultations via PSFK.com

Catering to today’s digital-first audience with on-demand expectations, leading cosmetics and skincare brands are providing instant help with these digital appointments

How brands like Alibaba are using AI to further personalize skincare via PSFK.com

From interactive makeup mirrors to selfie-based skin analyses, leading brands based in Asia are bringing expert-led and personalized advice to consumers’ fingertips

‘It’s a challenge’: Kopari updates marketing strategy for sexual wellness launch via Glossy.co

Following moves into deodorant and oil puller in the last year, coconut-based, natural beauty brand Kopari is continuing its extension into personal care.

Sa Sa launches “Sa Sa Hong Kong Flagship Store” on HKTVmall via Finance.Yahoo.com

The Sa Sa Flagship Store on HKTVmall offers more than 1,200 SKUs consisting trendy skin care, make-up, fragrance and personal care products, catering the strong demand for quality beauty cosmetics products from local customers in Hong Kong.

Codex Beauty announces exclusive US retail partnership with Shen Beauty via Finance.Yahoo.com

Codex Beauty, a global, clean beauty skincare company, today announced that it has entered into their first exclusive retail partnership with SHEN Beauty, a Brooklyn-based beauty retailer specializing in natural and organic brands.

Skincare and Beauty

Microfibres found polluting the Great Barrier Reef via CosmosMagazine.com

How to not get sucked into the online skincare vortex via Mashable.com

Glass skin is not just erasure of ordinary faces – it’s the final step towards objectification via TheGuardian.com

A short history of manly beauty products for masculine men via Jezebel.com

The history of eyelashes: The tiny hairs that hold huge sway in the beauty industry via VirginMediaTelevision.ie

My locs aren’t dreadful, but navigating the beauty industry with them is via StyleCaster.com

Smearing cannabis on your face: the latest Asian beauty craze via Scmp.com

Japan enters the ‘makeup boy’ age with surge in makeup for men via Mainichi.jp

How the beauty industry is finally embracing menopause via Dazeddigital.com

Self-care and skincare aren’t always the same thing via VerilyMag.com

The age you should start using anti-aging skin care products, according to dermatologists via Finance.Yahoo.com

Stop buying into the idea of a skincare ‘holy grail’ via Mashable.com

The rise of “semi-bespoke” skincare via Vogue.co.uk

What are “cherry lips”? Your guide to South Korea’s biggest lip filler trend via Allure.com

Women spend 7 weeks of their lives washing their faces and applying moisturiser via TheSun.co.uk

Can DNA testing help you find your best workout, diet and skincare routine? via Vogue.in

The power couple of sun protection: Vitamin C and sunscreen via RealSimple.com

What exactly are antioxidants and their skincare benefits? via HypeBae.com

Gotu Kola is the new skincare ingredient and an Ayurvedic herb you may have used before via Vogue.in

Here’s what happened when I tried hyaluronic acid for the first time via HypeBae.com

Should you stop using a skincare product if you start breaking out? via Vogue.in

What the heck is squalane oil and why is it suddenly in all my skin-care products? via Self.com

Decoding the science behind skincare ingredients via DailyMaverick.co.za

If your skin routine doesn’t include vitamin E, you’re missing out via News.Yahoo.com

13 expert-approved ways to work glycolic acid into your skin-care routine via Fashionista.com

Is adding salt to your skincare routine good for your complexion? via Vogue.in

Are supplements the missing step to younger-looking skin? via Telegraph.co.uk

Can a Reiki facial heal your skin? via Vogue.co.uk

How your zodiac sign shapes your skincare & beauty regime, according to Soho House’s astrologer via Bustle.com

The ultimate summer haircare routine for afro-textured and curly hair via Independent.co.uk

How to safely remove acrylic nails, damage-free via Elle.com

I got my teeth professionally whitened and missed coffee desperately – but it was worth it via Popsugar.com

This makeup artist’s genius trick uses powder foundation to mirror the effects of contouring via Allure.com

What it’s like to get a facial for your scalp via Elle.com

How to take off your makeup the right way via Glamour.com

Celebrities, Influencers, and Interviews

#Sponcon: How beauty influencers are experiencing a crisis of authenticity via DazedDigital.Com

How is the industry moving forward in a bid to keep consumers buying in?

New Zealand plastic surgeon Dr Jonathan Wheeler says the industry gets regularly approached for free surgeries by influencers via Stuff.co.nz

Free procedures turned the relationship between the doctor and the patient, to an unhealthy one of a doctor and a client.

This is why Jaclyn Hill, James Charles, and Laura Lee don’t wear makeup in their apology videos via TeenVogue.com

Join us on this investigation into the intentional no-makeup looks of beauty YouTubers Jaclyn Hill, James Charles, and Laura Lee.

Authentically fake: Influencers are breaking boundaries between real and digital worlds via CampaignLive.co.uk

“The proliferation of AI and filters is trickling down to anyone with a smartphone and that speaks to a base interest a lot of people have bought into – the idea of transformation.”

Rachel Winard, founder of Soapwalla, on why we need to queer the beauty & skin care industry via MindBodyGreen.com

“We get a lot of the “shut up and sell me my skin care.” Any time I post anything queer, I’ll lose on average like 400 or 500 followers. Without fail. One hundred percent of the time. I get a decent amount of hate mail because I am so out.”

Queer Illustrator Wednesday opens up about their partnership with youth to the people for pride 2019 via Allure.com

“It was clear that they just wanted me to be me, and it made making the artwork so easy.”

SK-II’s new brand ambassador Yumi is not even real via PaperMag.com

Over the past few months, a new crop of virtual influencers have begun to replace the human kind. Last year, Balmain hired CGI modelsfor its campaign, and more recently, Calvin Klein had Bella Hadid make out with AI-generated virtual influencer Lil Miquela, who boasts close to 2 million Instagram followers.

SK-II taps virtual influencer Yumi as its new face via HK.AsiaTatler.com

SK-II is the latest brand to jump on the virtual influencer trend with its new ambassador, Yumi

NZ’s Soul Machines creates AI social media influencer Yumi for SK-II via Nzherald.co.nz

“The world’s first autonomously animated digital influencer.”

The new face of skincare brand SK-II is an AI avatar via DazedDigital.com

“YUMI is more than a digital influencer. She is a digital human capable of interacting and engaging in ways technology hasn’t been able to do until now.”

Kim Kardashian West announced a KKW Beauty collaboration with Winnie Harlow via TeenVogue.com

The moment in the episode, which was captured by fans and shared on Winnie’s Instagram Story, didn’t provide to many specifics regarding possible products, but the episode included a behind-the-scenes look at the pair’s photo shoot for whatever beauty goodies they’re working on.

Cardi B Says She’s Done With Plastic Surgery After Liposuction Complications via Allure.com

“Bitch I ain’t getting surgery again.”

6 beauty secrets I learned from Rachel Brosnahan via Elle.com

The new Cetaphil brand ambassador on where she saves—and splurges—in her skincare and makeup routine.

Chrissy Teigen shows us the lengths she goes to get makeup onto every inch of her body via Popsugar.com

Chrissy Teigen just gave a glimpse of her makeup routine from a different angle.

John Legend opens up about his beauty routine and the lessons he learned from Chrissy via Popsugar.com

“That’s why I moved to LA — to have a [big] bathroom.”

John Legend loved this skincare product so much, he wrote a song about it via Instyle.com

John Legend debuts his song “Oh Pitera,” an ode to the cult-favorite skincare product.

John Legend stars alongside James Corden in SK-II’s new skincare show via News.Yahoo.com

Even Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s shared skin-care routine is chill via Allure.com

YouTuber Nadine Baggott’s must-have skin care products for enviously clear skin via Heart.co.uk

The members of (G)I-dle are changing what it means to be in a K-pop girl group. via Allure.com

Model Aaron Philip reveals her favorite beauty products via Allure.com

How Tiyana Robinson is leaving a beauty mark on her industry via Entrepreneur.com

“I’m a makeup artist and international beauty educator based in Washington, D.C., best known for my “wearable glam” look for women of color.”

Troye Sivan mentions upcoming nail polish and candles in new video via Popsugar.com

“I’m testing out some scents and things for a little project.”

Five minutes with makeup artist Daniel Martin via WWD.com

The Dior brand ambassador and Honest Beauty chief color consultant shares beauty hacks and his best memory of working on Meghan Markle’s wedding makeup look.

Watch Jess Clements walk through her nightly skincare routine via HarpersBazaar.com

The ‘Dewy Dudes’ on every product in their skin-care routine via NYMag.com

“We are 25-year-old Emilio and 25-year-old Evan. We’re ordinary guys who live in New York. We’re also the Dewy Dudes, a meme account turned podcast that combines skin care with bro-speak.”

Steal former Miss Texas Daniella Rodriguez’s skincare routine via Parade.com

Facialist Teresa Tarmey is bringing her skincare techniques to India via Vogue.in

Teresa Tarmey has worked with Victoria’s Secret models like Alessandra Ambrosio and Josephine Skriver in the past. And now, you can reap the benefits of her expertise too

The business advice Evan Spiegel gave Miranda Kerr for her skin-care brand via Hollywoodreporter.com

The model launched a new serum with a Malibu pool party, where Katy Perry did a crystal reading.

Steal pop singer Kim Petras’ skincare routine via Parade.com

Model Aaron Philip reveals her favorite beauty products of all time via Allure.com

She also opens up about her new role with Unilever’s “United We Stand” campaign in new interview with Allure.

Dove Cameron’s makeup artist takes inspiration from strawberry shortcake, burnt toast, and sliced ham via TeenVogue.com

Ever wondered what it’s like to get ready for drag? Jan Sport sashays through the process via Popsugar.com

Bella Thorne’s guide to acne-prone skin care and glitter eyes via Video.Vogue.com

Bella Thorne says washing her face less helped reduce her acne breakouts via Allure.com

Phoebe Robinson on the 1 product she’d recommend to her favorite person, Bono via Popsugar.com

Halsey showed off unshaven armpits on her rolling stone cover via TeenVogue.com

The talented makeup artists behind your favorite celebrities’ beauty looks via Popsugar.com

While celebrities usually work with more than one makeup artist (the good ones book up fast!), these 20 artists are some of the best in the business.

Rose-Marie Swift talks RMS Beauty, her favorite products, and more via Coveteur.com

Tyra Banks launches body positive mini-series, says it will ‘expand and redefine the definition of beauty’ via People.com

3 questions with Dr. Roebuck’s co-founder Kim Roebuck via Glossy.co

Osaka U researcher to receive academic prize at Cosmetic Victories 2019 via Eurekalert.org

Jenelle Evans has plans to release a makeup line in the fall, but an animal rights group might thwart it! via Cheatsheet.com

A day well spent with Susie Willis, founder of natural skincare brand Romilly Wilde via Standard.co.uk

The making of a skincare range with Jennifer Rock, creator of Skingredients via Image.ie

Meet David Alpert: Skincare CEO, marine photographer, and environmental advocate via BusinessLeader.co.uk

Holistic beauty guru Barbara Close of Naturopathica explains when natural skin care ingredients aren’t enough via HuffPost.com

An interview with Synergie Skin’s founder Terri Vinson via WomenLoveTech.com

Men in beauty: Meet the co-founder behind the world’s first Peranakan skincare line via AsiaOne.com

Research and Technology

Randomized parallel control trial checking the efficacy and impact of two concentrations of retinol in the original formula on the aging skin condition: Pilot study via Journal Of Cosmetic Dermatology

Hypertrophic and keloid scars fail to progress from the CD34-/ α-SMA+ immature scar phenotype and show gradient differences in α-SMA and P16 expression. via British Journal Of Dermatology

Curcumin suppresses IL‐6 production in THP‐1 monocytes induced by Propionibacterium acnes extracts via down‐regulation of TLR2 expression and the NF‐κB pathway via British Journal Of Dermatology

Is there a causal relationship between vitamin D and melanoma risk? : A Mendelian randomization study via British Journal Of Dermatology

Management of psoriasis as a systemic disease: What is the evidence? via British Journal Of Dermatology

Providing dermatologic care to Indigenous American and Alaskan Native communities through telehealth via Jama Dermatology

Psoriatic lesions are characterized by higher bacterial load and imbalance between Cutibacterium and Corynebacterium via Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology

The clinical utility of laboratory monitoring during isotretinoin therapy for acne and changes to monitoring practices over time via Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology

An increase in sunscreen use in a population resistant to sun protection via Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology

Having a first-degree relative with melanoma increases lifetime risk of melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma via Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology

Online skin disease hoaxes: Widespread and credible to viewers via Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology

Classification and influencing factors analysis of facial skin color in Chinese population via Skin Research & Technology

Clinical evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a timosaponin A‐III‐based antiwrinkle agent against skin aging via Journal Of Cosmetic Dermatology

Transdermal permeation effect of collagen hydrolysates of deer sinew on mouse skin, ex vitro, and antioxidant activity, increased type I collagen secretion of percutaneous proteins in NIH/3T3 cells via Journal Of Cosmetic Dermatology

Laser skin rejuvenation with fractional 1064 Q‐switched Nd:YAG in 252 patients: An Indian experience via Journal Of Cosmetic Dermatology

A cosmetic treatment based on the secretion of Cryptomphalus aspersa 40% improves the clinical results after the use of nonablative fractional laser in skin aging via Journal Of Cosmetic Dermatology

Well‐aging: A new strategy for skin homeostasis under multi‐stressed conditions via Journal Of Cosmetic Dermatology

Heat transfer in human hair via International Journal Of Cosmetic Science

Evolution of the use of antioxidants in anti‐aging cosmetics via International Journal Of Cosmetic Science

Topical monomethylsilanetriol can deliver silicon to the viable skin via International Journal Of Cosmetic Science

Development and characterization of new topical hydrogels based on alpha lipoic acid—hydrotalcite hybrids via Cosmetics

Unique hair properties that emerge from combinations of multiple races via Cosmetics

Extracellular vesicles in human skin: cross-talk from senescent fibroblasts to keratinocytes by miRNAs via Journal Of Investigative Dermatology

Fueling melanocytes with ATP from keratinocytes accelerates melanin synthesis via Journal Of Investigative Dermatology

Dermocosmetics: beneficial adjuncts in the treatment of acne vulgaris. via Journal Of Dermatological Treatment

Efficacy and safety of Run Zao Zhi Yang capsule on chronic eczema: a multiple-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study. via Journal Of Dermatological Treatment

Treating excess lower eyelid skin without incisions via Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Long-term effectiveness and safety of up to 48 weeks ’ treatment with topical Adapalene 0.3%/Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% gel in the prevention and reduction of atrophic acne scars in moderate and severe facial acne via American Journal Of Clinical Dermatology

Characteristics of skin cancers among adult patients in an urban Malaysian population. via Australasian Journal Of Dermatology

Evaluation of antidiabetic, dermatoprotective, neuroprotective and antioxidant activities of Chrysanthemum fontanesii flowers and leaves extracts via Biocatalysis And Agricultural Biotechnology

Automatic evaluation of stratum basale and dermal papillae using ultrahigh resolution optical coherence tomography via Biomedical Signal Processing And Control

Korean red ginseng water extract alleviates atopic dermatitis-like inflammatory responses by negative regulation of mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling pathway in vivo via Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy

“Smart” polymer enhances the efficacy of topical antimicrobial agents via Burns

Skin protective effects of an antipollution, antioxidant serum containing Deschampsia antartica extract, ferulic acid and vitamin C: a controlled single-blind, prospective trial in women living in urbanized, high air pollution area. via Clinical, Cosmetic And Investigational Dermatology

Pharmacological, biochemical, and histopathological evaluations of cutaneous wound healing property of Mentha piperita aqueous extract ointment via Comparative Clinical Pathology

Antioxidant, cytotoxic, and wound healing effects of Allium saralicum R.M. Fritsch aqueous extract ointment in male rats: a gross, histological, and biochemical experiment via Comparative Clinical Pathology

Ameliorative effects of snake (Deinagkistrodon acutus) oil and its main fatty acids against UVB-induced skin photodamage in mice via Journal Of Photochemistry And Photobiology B: Biology

25-Hydroxyvitamin D deficiency: Impacting deep-wound infection and poor healing outcomes in patients with diabetes via Skin & Wound Care

Histopathology of cutaneous aging via The American Journal Of Dermatopathology