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 ...
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 ...
Beauty Trends To Watch From Indie Beauty Expo New York 2019
Tata Harper, Briogeo and Vapour were among the first 80 brands to participate in Indie Beauty Expo when it premiered at the Altman Building in New York five years ago. Since that time, they’ve reeled in investment, secured distribution at leading retailers, garnered praise in renowned beauty publications and entered into ...
Consumers Are Demanding Greater Transparency From Beauty Brands. What Does That Really Mean?
“Accessibility and transparency build trust,” declared Hilary Duff’s character Kelsey Peters in a pitch to investors during a recent episode of the TV Land show “Younger” called “It’s All About The Money, Honey.” She was talking about posting behind-the-scenes peeks at her hectic, yet endlessly fashionable life running fictional book publishing imprint Millennial on ...
New At-Home Beauty Devices Bring The Doctor’s Office To Consumers’ Doorsteps
Not too long ago, non-invasive beauty devices were relegated strictly to doctor’s offices and spas. But ever since the Clarisonic facial cleansing brush hit the market in 2004, the at-home beauty gadget segment has exploded with an array of tools that modify previously professional-only treatments for at-home use. Today, skincare consumers around the world ...
Uline Is The Beauty Industry’s SoulCycle
With a catalog of more than 36,000 items filling 750-plus pages, distribution centers in seven U.S. cities, 6,000 employees in North America, affordable prices, low minimums and commended customer service, Uline has become a preferred shipping supplies vendor for the beauty industry. Its corrugated cardboard boxes brimming with skincare, haircare and makeup products ...