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I was 15 when my grandmother first took me to see an esthetician for a facial. This was on top of the fact that my father is a dermatologist and was carefully looking at my skin and the emergence of a few pimples here and...

With an improving economy, a drop in unemployment, and an overall better fiscal outlook, stores are beginning to see more customers. Finally. Just as you are experiencing an uptick, so are your competitors. If you want to...

Anti-virus leader Symantec sent shockwaves through the beauty retail community with the statement that anti-virus software is dead, leaving beauty store owners wondering, "Now what?"

Symantec dropped the bombshell...

Jason Freeman

Jason Freeman, managing director of Bio Creative Labs in Costa Mesa, California, comes from a long line of family members in the beauty industry; his great-great-uncle started one of the first professional-beauty supply...

With about a month to go until thousands in the beauty biz descend upon Las Vegas for this year's much-anticipated Cosmoprof North America trade show, CPNA marketing director Daniela Ciocan couldn't be more excited about...

Ada S. Polla

I sometimes think the skincare world suffers from what I think of as "flavor-of-the-month syndrome," meaning that every month there is a new ingredient that is on everyone's lips and in most brands' jars. Do you remember...