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Glossier appoints former L’Oréal executive Kleo Mack as brand vice president

Glossier appoints former L’Oréal executive Kleo Mack as brand vice president

US beauty brand Glossier, launched as an online business in 2014, has recently appointed former L’Oréal executive Kleo Mack to the newly created post of vice president of brand.
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Carlyle secures majority stake in Beautycounter

Carlyle secures majority stake in Beautycounter

The private equity firm has taken a majority stake in the digital-native clean beauty brand, an investment that values the Santa Monica, California-based company at $1 billion and sets it up for accelerated growth.
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Return to offices in UK should boost beauty sector

Return to offices in UK should boost beauty sector

The reopening of non-essential shops in much of the UK on April 12 and workers back in their offices mark a big step in the return to normality. It seems that key product categories are likely to benefit.
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L Catterton's The Honest Company files for IPO

L Catterton's The Honest Company files for IPO

The Honest Company, the baby and beauty products brand founded by actress Jessica Alba and backed by L Catterton, officially filed for an initial public offering on Friday.
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Love Hemp raises £5 million to boost international marketing ambitions

Love Hemp raises £5 million to boost international marketing ambitions

Love Hemp Group, the UK-based CBD and hemp beauty products supplier, has fundraised over £5 million to boost a global marketing programme. The company also said it wants list on the London Stock Exchange this year.
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Reese Witherspoon embraces clean beauty with Biossance

Reese Witherspoon embraces clean beauty with Biossance

The Biossance brand has chosen American actress and producer Reese Witherspoon as its new global ambassador.
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E.L.F. teams up with celebrity hairstylist and entrepreneur Jen Atkin for beauty collab

E.L.F. teams up with celebrity hairstylist and entrepreneur Jen Atkin for beauty collab

The Oakland, California-based cosmetics brand has joined forces with the founder of Ouai Haircare and Mane Addicts to create the E.L.F. xx Jen Atkin collaborative beauty collection.
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Actor Jackson Yee named as the latest Armani Beauty global makeup and skincare ambassador

Actor Jackson Yee named as the latest Armani Beauty global makeup and skincare ambassador

The Armani Beauty brand has named the Chinese actor and singer Jackson Yee as its new global ambassador for makeup and skincare.
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MAV Beauty Brands sees 2020 revenue boost, names interim CFO

MAV Beauty Brands sees 2020 revenue boost, names interim CFO

Vaughan, Ontario-based personal care group MAV Beauty Brands Inc. announced on Wednesday a full year 2020 revenue increase of 7.4 percent.  
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Lockdowns and 'skinimalism' trend drive UK prestige skincare sales plunge

Lockdowns and 'skinimalism' trend drive UK prestige skincare sales plunge

​UK prestige beauty customers have been going back to basics in the past year and this meant 2020’s skincare sales at the upper end of the market fell 23%, according to a new report from The NPD Group.
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Gambian MPs vote to uphold skin-bleaching ban

Gambian MPs vote to uphold skin-bleaching ban

Gambian lawmakers on Monday rejected a government proposal to lift a ban on skin-lightening products, which are widely used across Africa.
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Loli Beauty launches at Ulta

Loli Beauty launches at Ulta

Previously only available direct-to-consumer, the zero-waste, cruelty-free beauty brand has chosen to make its retail debut with the U.S.’s largest cosmetics seller.
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Leslie Wexner to step down from L Brands board

Leslie Wexner to step down from L Brands board

The Columbus, Ohio-based owner of Victoria’s Secret announced on Thursday that founder, former CEO and chairman emeritus Leslie Wexner will not be standing for re-election to its board in May.
Fashion
Estée Lauder makes livestream debut on QVC

Estée Lauder makes livestream debut on QVC

As part of an expanded partnership with the multiplatform shopping ecosystem, the iconic American cosmetics brand made its livestream premiere with QVC on Tuesday, March 16.
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Rihanna could be moving into haircare segment with Fenty Hair

Rihanna could be moving into haircare segment with Fenty Hair

Following the successful launches of her cosmetics brand Fenty Beauty in 2016 and her skincare label Fenty Skin in 2020, Rihanna could be looking to launch a line of haircare products, Fenty Hair. 
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John Lewis to cut prices on reopening

John Lewis to cut prices on reopening

In a tough week announcing more store closures and poor trading figures, John Lewis Partnership was at least able to deliver some positive news for consumers.
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