Touchland Disrupted The Hand Sanitizer Category—And Has Plans To Disrupt Even More In The Future

Long before hand sanitizers became the accessory du jour, Andrea Lisbona recognized the utilitarian product was in desperate need of a shakeup. “Considering millions of people use hand sanitizers on a regular basis, it was actually...

New Brand Dally Turns Hand Wash Into Sink Art

What does your hand soap communicate about you? For many people, it might reveal they’re in a hurry while they’re shopping at the grocery store and tend to grab a cheap option quickly off the shelf. But new...

Embody Joins The Ingestible Beauty Craze With A Retinol Gummy That Sold Out In Three Weeks

Before Embody launched Retinol Gummy on June 21, it had already sold 1,000 units of the ingestible vegan beauty product. The brand quickly restocked and sold an additional 1,500 units in the three weeks following the supplement’s...

L Catterton Invests $150M In Product Personalization Leader Function Of Beauty

L Catterton is powering personalization with a $150 million minority strategic growth investment in Function of Beauty, a direct-to-consumer leader in tailoring haircare, skincare and body care formulas to individual consumers. The series B capital puts...

Moving On From J.C. Penney, Sephora Will Open Shops Inside Kohl’s Locations

The beauty retail landscape is being reshaped by marriages between major chains. Less than a month after the revelation that Ulta Beauty will open more than 100 in-store formats at Target locations in the fall of next year...