Nootropics’ March From Biohacking Bros To Beauty Lovers Continues With The Launch Of Antara
As a young New York City professional with a Wall Street job, Caroline Rasmussen was stressed and exhausted. Caffeine, cigarettes and adrenaline fueled her. Sure, she was burnt out by the tender age of 29, but so was everyone else she knew. Rasmussen’s personal life forced her to leave the professional rat race and ...
Vanity Planet’s Alex Dastmalchi Has Gone From Being Smuggled Out Of Iran To Selling Over Two Million Skincare Devices
The status quo in the beauty industry isn’t eternal. At one point, Clarisonic was the king of skincare devices, but upstarts like Vanity Planet have challenged its reign. Powered by influencers such as Bretman Rock, Nikkie de Jager and Nicole Guerriero spreading the word about the brand’s products, Vanity Planet has accumulated 156,000 ...
How Beauty Brands Can Avoid Cultural Appropriation
In the space of a few hours last month, Dior launched an advertisement for Sauvage fragrance starring Johnny Depp and a Native American dancer wearing traditional garb, and removed it after an outcry over cultural appropriation and insensitivity. Dior isn’t alone in facing charges of cultural appropriation. The beauty and fashion industries have been ...
Field Botanicals Takes Root At Urban Outfitters And American Eagle Outfitters
If you have a stinky “friend,” tell your “friend” to head to Urban Outfitters and American Eagle Outfitters. Field Botanicals has gone live on Urban Outfitters’ website and is rolling out to 16 stores at American Eagle Outfitters as part of its new beauty selection in November with its odor-busting merchandise trio: ...
Watch Out Amazon Prime Day: Afterpay Day Makes Big Gains In The Beauty Sector
Move over Amazon Prime Day. Millennial and gen Z beauty and fashion shoppers have an e-commerce holiday to call their own. Held from Aug. 14 to 15, the second Afterpay Day in the United States showcased discounts from more than 1,000 retailers and brands, including Tarte, Credo, Dragun Beauty, Elemis, Cover FX, Lime ...