Gaelle Walker

Crocs and Benefit

Crocs and Benefit prepare for launch of new beauty collaboration

Crocs and Benefit are gearing up for the official launch of their new footwear and beauty collaboration across Europe, the US and Asia tomorrow (13 July).
Coco & Eve

Coco & Eve expands Like A Virgin haircare line-up

Coco & Eve has bolstered its Like A Virgin haircare range with the addition of a new Super Hydrating Shampoo and Cream Conditioner.
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Glossier secures new funding round ahead of return to physical retail

Digital-first beauty company Glossier has raised $80 million in Series E funding as it seeks to scale its online channels and re-open a number of physical stores.
ROC relaunch

RoC launches on Superdrug as part of phased re-entry to UK...

French heritage brand RoC Skincare has launched on Superdrug.com as part of its phased re-introduction to the UK.
Allure Store

Condé Nast opens doors to new concept “Allure” beauty store in...

Global media company Condé Nast has opened the doors to its experiential new "Allure" beauty store on New York City's Lafayette Street.
Nicola Grogan Mask Wearing

Hair and beauty therapists express concerns over Covid-19 facemask law changes

Hair and beauty therapists across England are voicing concerns about the potential scrapping of legal requirements to wear protective facemasks when the majority of Covid-19 restrictions end on 19 July.

L’oréal and Facebook bring virtual try-on to Instagram

Beauty shoppers looking for inspiration on Instagram can now virtually try on a range of makeup products from L’Oréal’ brands, including NYX Professional Makeup and Lancôme, thanks to a new partnership between Facebook’s and the beauty giant.
L'Oreal Biotherm

L’Oréal’s Biotherm to lead infinitely recyclable packaging charge

L’Oréal’s Biotherm brand has pressed go on a pioneering eco-initiative which will see it become the first of the group’s beauty brands to launch a super-sustainable cosmetics bottle produced via a ground-breaking enzymatic recycling process.

Boots and Unilever unite to tackle Hygiene poverty

Boots, Unilever and The Hygiene Bank have joined forces as part of a new initiative designed to tackle the growing issue of hygiene poverty - now estimated to affect one in five UK people.

Companies to face mounting consumer pressure on sustainability

The consumer pressure on companies to boost their sustainability efforts looks set to continue mounting in the coming months, newly-released data from Mintel’s Sustainability Barometer suggests.

Pinterest updates ad policy to ban weight loss products and claims

Pinterest has updated its advertising policy to ban all beauty, health and wellness adverts featuring weight loss language and or imagery.
Ole Henricksen

OLEHENRIKSEN skincare brand reveals most transformative product to date

Scandinavian-inspired skincare brand OLEHENRIKSEN has launched its most potent product yet: Dewtopia 20% Acid Night Treatment.
Acne skin

Beauty brands step up skincare support during Acne Awareness Month

UK skincare brands are continuing to deliver a raft of meaningful advice and support to young adults suffering from low confidence and self esteem as a result of acne - as part of national Acne Awareness Month this June.

Superdrug trials new tech to deliver in-store customer experiences online

Superdrug has launched a new tech trial to give its online make-up and fragrance shoppers the same personal levels of service and expert advice that they would receive in a physical Superdrug store.

Natura & Co highlights key sustainability wins amid renewed call for...

The Body Shop and Avon owner Natura & Co has renewed its call for business leaders to join it in stepping up their commitments to fighting nature emergencies and embracing inclusion.

Skincare sales set to reach $181bn by 2025 as consumers embrace...

Skincare is set to set the global beauty industry alight over the coming years, with the category expected to hit $181bn by 2025, new research from Euromonitor International suggests.

DECIEM seeks to clean up chemical misconceptions with new campaign

Beauty company DECIEM has launched a new campaign designed to help consumers understand chemicals, so that they're no longer deemed as 'bad' or 'dangerous' when it comes to skincare.
Zalando Sephora

Sephora and Zalando to craft “ultimate” online beauty destination

Sephora and Zalando are to create “the ultimate online prestige beauty destination” as part of a new strategic partnership designed to “reinvent” the way in which millions of Zalando customers shop beauty online.
Massage Therapy

New survey seeks to highlight positive impact of complementary therapies on...

The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) has launched a new survey for therapists to pass on to their clients, in a bid to gather real “grassroots” data about the positive impact that complementary therapy treatments, such as massage and aromatherapy, can have on people’s health and well-being.
Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day 2021 is underway with more deals and small...

Amazon’s Prime Day 2021 is well underway with more than two million deals across fashion, beauty, home and electronics and an enhanced focus on supporting its small business sellers.