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How Walmart Is Reinventing Its Beauty Model

What a difference 12 months makes. Next week marks one year since Musab Balbale took the reins as vice president of beauty at Walmart. His mandate: to reinvent beauty at the world’s largest retailer best known for its focus on quality, value and accessibility rather than an innovative approach to the category. And despite the […]

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Target, Ulta Beauty Unveil Brand Lineup

Weeks away from inaugurating their partnership, Ulta Beauty and Target have revealed the brands they will be selling, among other details. Starting next month online and in more than 100 locations, Ulta Beauty at Target will stock an assortment of more than 50 prestige brands. They include Anastasia Beverly Hills, Ariana Grande, BareMinerals, Bumble and […]

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Gen Z Focuses on Skin Care, According to Report

Gen Z seems to be seriously committed to skin care. According to research from Kyra Media’s Gen Z State of Beauty Report, Gen Z consumers’ number-one priority is their skin care routine.  Especially after the pandemic, Gen Z’s view skin care as an essential part of their self care regimen and they are interested in […]

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Davines Group Teams Up With Rodale Institute on Research Center

MILAN — Davines Group — the Italian beauty company that owns professional hair care and skin care brands Davines and Comfort Zone, respectively — has teamed with Rodale Institute, a nonprofit specialized in regenerative organic agriculture. Considered the global leader in the field, the U.S.-based organization has been researching the best practices of organic agriculture […]

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Coty Inc. Is Relaunching Kylie Cosmetics

Kylie Jenner’s beauty business is getting a refresh. Kylie Cosmetics is relaunching on July 15 with new vegan formulas devoid of parabens, animal oils and gluten, as well as 1,600 other ingredients. It will also feature new packaging. For the first time, both Kylie Cosmetics and its complementary skin range, Kylie Skin, will be available […]

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The Best Manicures at the 2021 BET Awards

With the 2021 BET Awards in full swing, celebrities are going all out for the big event. The hair and makeup on the red carpet and for performances are all about sleek, '90s-inspired aesthetics, complete with middle parts, ombré lips, and bedazzled baby hairs. No award-show look would be complete without an incredible manicure, though, […]