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Bleach London

Bleach London goes stateside with LA salon and online launch

Hair colour and salon brand Bleach London is taking its offer stateside with the launch of an exclusive LA salon and new US web platform for its kaleidoscopic collection of at-home dyes.
Missguided activewear

Missguided preparing to sell stake in company for first time

Missguided Founder and owner Nitin Passi is reportedly preparing to sell a stake in the company for the first time, appointing City advisors Rothschild to find potential investors.
Nivea Naturally Good

Beiersdorf launches first climate-neutralised Nivea skincare products

Beiersdorf has hit a new sustainability milestone with the launch of its first ever range of “climate-neutralised” products across the Nivea Naturally Good face care range.

PODCAST: Umberto Giannini Co-founder, Claire Shread

Claire Shread is Co-founder of Umberto Giannini. She tells us about the brand's colourful history and its recent achievement of BCORP status for demonstrating the very highest commitments to numerous social and environmental standards.
The Hut Group

THG invests in nutritional bars with acquisition of Brighter Foods

The Hut Group (THG) has conditionally agreed to acquire nutrition snack bar developer and manufacturer Brighter Foods Limited from the Real Good Food plc for £43m.

Feelunique acts on hygiene poverty with new charity partnership

Beauty e-commerce retailer Feelunique has joined forces with the Toiletries Amnesty in a bid to help raise funds for the charity which works to alleviate hygiene poverty and reduce beauty waste.

Coty lands industry-first with sustainability certificate for Lancaster

Coty's Lancaster Sun Sensitive range has become the first ever sun care-line to receive a Silver C2C Certified Material Health Certificate from the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute.

Sustainable beauty brands in show of support for EarthDay

Environmentally-minded beauty brands are supporting EarthDay, today 22 April, with a raft of new product launches, pledges and eco-initiatives.
Seven Dials

Seven Dials boosts footfall with pedestrianisation and live music performances

Seven Dials continues to see heavy footfall, with ongoing pedestrianisation and live music performances drawing in visitors, as landlord Shaftesbury relaunches a previous initiative it's used in the area.

Will it ever be easy to sell fragrance online?

Selling beauty online has always been challenging for brands and retailers.  Needing to rely on skincare descriptions, 2D colour swatches and customer reviews, can end in a disappointing customer experience and a returned product, which is problematic for the bottom line and for the environment.
Amazon Salon

Amazon opens radical augmented reality hair salon in London

Amazon has joined forces with independent hair salon owner Elena Lavagni to open a cutting-edge augmented reality-led hair salon in London’s Spitalfields.
Hair & Beauty

Report highlights “fragile future” of UK hair and beauty

Almost half of UK hair and beauty salons are unsure if their businesses will survive until the scheduled end of social distancing on 21 June, latest data from the National Hair and Beauty Federation (NHBF) has revealed.
Glow Up Series Three

Release schedule, casting and guest judges announced for series three of...

BBC Three's successful beauty reality competition Glow Up: Britain's Next Make-Up Star has announced the casting, guest judges and airing schedule for series three.
No7 Beauty Company

No7 Beauty Company delivers unique snapshot into UK beauty with new...

The newly-formed No7 Beauty Company has launched the first in what will be a quarterly series of in-depth reports into the UK beauty sector and its consumers.

REN joins forces with rival brands to reduce packaging waste with...

REN Clean Skincare has formed a ground-breaking alliance with four rival brands –  Biossance,  Caudalie, Herbivore and YOUTH TO THE PEOPLE – to help reduce packaging waste across the beauty industry.
Butchers Salon

Eco-conscious salon and spa group Butchers Salon to open at Hawley...

Eco-conscious salon and spa group Butchers Salon has announced it is to open a new location atHawley Wharf Camden, the 580,000 sq ft mixed-use canal-side
No 7 Beauty Company

The Walgreens Boots Alliance launches the No7 Beauty Company

The Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) has launched the No7 Beauty Company – a new beauty business designed to develop and drive a new-generation of trusted, affordably-priced beauty brands for all skin types, ethnicities, ages and textures.
Melting Moisture

Dermalogica targets dry skin with new Melting Moisture Masque

Dermalogica has launched a new Melting Moisture Masque designed to help restore and protect the skin's moisture barrier.

Huda Beauty reveals spring range extensions for Wishful and Easy Bake

Huda Beauty has unveiled two new additions to its beauty brand line-up for spring, with a limited-edition Tropical variant of its Yo Glow scrub and

Mojo Skin & Hair enters UK skincare market ahead of US...

British men’s grooming and styling brand Mojo Skin & Hair has entered the UK skincare category with the launch of two new premium products.