Houston Beauty Community Takes Stock Of Hurricane Harvey’s Personal And Professional Toll

Hurricane Harvey’s high winds, pounding rain and the resultant torrential flooding have wreaked havoc on populous cities in Texas, particularly Corpus Christi and Houston, killing 10 people, injuring countless others, and sweeping commercial buildings and homes in its wake....

Rise Of The Anti-Amazons: Five E-tailers Shaking Up The Online Beauty Scene

A latecomer to the beauty segment, e-commerce is biting off a bigger piece of the global beauty sales pie than ever before. Online sales accounted for 6.9% of the global beauty market...

These Teens Launched A Bath Brand At Ulta Beauty (We Feel Inept)

Sisters Isabel and Caroline Bercaw are going to have kick-ass college applications. While most teenagers are padding their credentials with sports and student council, the 16-year-old and 15-year-old co-chief creative officers led their...

Strange Bedfellows: Politics And The Workplaces Of Beauty Brands

Should politics be off-limits in the offices of beauty brands? In the 220 days since Donald Trump assumed the presidency, beauty entrepreneurs have grappled with whether to hash out public affairs with their employees or leave the political chitchat...

Ayres Beauty: An Experienced Beauty Exec Faces Entrepreneurial Challenges

Buenos Aires native Alejandro Rasic was no beauty industry amateur when he launched Argentina-inspired Ayres Beauty five years ago. After graduating from college in the U.S., he spent nearly two decades at Estée...