Harrods Is Making A Big Splash With Major Beauty Hall Renovations
Harrods, the London department store that began as a wholesale tea merchant and grocer in 1834, is giving its renowned food offering competition for attention with a massive update to its beauty hall. The hall—really, multiple halls—is growing in size by 53% to 90,000 square feet over the course of three construction phases to ...
Jaclyn Hill Is Accused Of Selling Lumpy, Hairy Lipsticks. How Could She Have Avoided Mistakes?
The New York Post has labeled the controversy surrounding Jaclyn Cosmetics lumpy-lipstick-gate. Since big-time beauty influencer Jaclyn Hill’s cosmetics brand launched two weeks ago with 20 nude lipsticks, customer complaints have been piling up about them being tarnished by tiny hairs, holes, discoloration, bumpiness, breakage, grit, mold and melting. In response, the brand stated ...
Genuine Health Acquires Growing Natural Body Care Brand Basd
Supplements company Genuine Health has acquired plant-driven body care brand Basd for an undisclosed sum. The deal combines two rising forces on the Canadian natural products scene. It also marks the first acquisition for Genuine Health, a 27-year-old company that can enlarge its footprint at the natural grocers and pharmacies that carry ...
Sundaily’s Yummy Ingestible Skincare Gummies Receive Goop’s Stamp Of Approval
To Sundaily, the phrase, “Tested on people, not on animals,” is more than merely a cruelty-free aphorism. The rising supplement brand is centered on ingredients that have been substantiated in clinical research to safely work in humans. Driving its debut product launched nearly a year ago, The Base Layer, the antioxidant-heavy polypodium leucotomos ...
Is The Wellness Industry Really The Diet Industry In Disguise?
Like so many women, novelist and former magazine editor Jessica Knoll has had a tortured relationship with her body. In an article published in The New York Times’ Sunday Review section, she recounts her devotion to practices such as cleanses, intermittent fasting and elimination diets to shrink herself to fit a socially-acceptable standard ...
Why Beauty Industry Veterans Are Leaving Big Corporations For Entrepreneurial Endeavors
Derek Chase spent a decade of his career at L’Oréal and Johnson & Johnson working on such esteemed brands as Kiehl’s Since 1851, Garnier, Essie, Neutrogena, Maybelline and Baxter of California. While he admired the heritages of the properties and valued his colleagues, operating inside conglomerates hemmed in Chase’s edgier health-seeking propensities. He says, ...