Take Note Clarisonic: Dermaflash Wants To Land The Next Big Beauty Device Deal
Despite a blazing market for beauty devices expected to notch an average annual compound growth rate topping 18% over the next few years, acquisitions of beauty device companies have been rare. L’Oreal picked up cleansing leader Clarisonic in 2011, and nothing has come close to the ...
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 in 2016, more than double the 3.3% share online sales captured back in 2010, according to ...
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 Lauder Companies Inc. and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, where ...
That’s Chelsea Masters Social Media With Professionalism, Personal Experience and Achingly Pretty Pictures
The natural beauty community should be super thankful That’s Chelsea‘s Chelsea Williams didn’t pin down a graphic design position after college. Graduating at the height of the Great Recession without job offers in her chosen field, she entered the healthcare industry out of necessity, and found her footing as a ...
Body Positive: Palermo Body Rides Retail Into The Black
It pays to be liked and, right now, stores really like Palermo Body. The brand’s slamming social media, sophisticated stripped-down packaging and purposeful natural formulations compelled Anthropologie, Goop and Neiman Marcus to seek it out without founder Jessica Morelli sending samples in advance. But Morelli’s very ...
No Fakes Allowed: The Organic Bunny Scores Sales And Followers Organically
Early to the clean beauty digital scene, Amanda Jo, a.k.a. Organic Bunny, has become a standard-bearer for chic, on-trend natural makeup. She’s methodically built a following of likeminded fans who devour her immaculate beauty imagery, and are now turning to her for coveted Organic Bunny subscription boxes and product purchases. Word on ...