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Glam on the Go!

These beauty professionals and businesses are changing the game with convenient, all-in-one glam delivered straight to customers' doors.

It's the era of Uber, Airbnb and Grubhub; secret menus; and create-your-own options for everything from travel to food. These overnight business sensations seem to be sprouting up everywhere, each boasting the latest “big idea” in business and app technology. The reason for their success comes down to one thing: options. In virtually every industry, consumers are demanding the perfect blend of convenience and customizability—and the world of beauty is no different.

Product of the Month: juice BEAUTY

A beauty brand's latest line maximizes on organic ingredients to add vibrant color, while illuminating and smoothing your customers' skin.

Launched in January 2016, juice BEAUTY “Phyto-Pigments” Color offers 78 organic and antioxidant-rich makeup products for your customers. Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is the creative director, makeup and worked with her team to develop this collection of high-performance makeup created with certified natural ingredients. It is a full makeup line designed with plant-derived Phyto-Pigments to create a flawless complexion for your customers.

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2016 beauty trends
Take a look at the top trends blowing up the beauty industry this year, and how you can make them work for your business.

Strobing, tie-dying, glitter beards - you may have heard some of these terms floating around on social media and assumed the ’70s were back. Luckily, that is not the case. But it does leave the question: What exactly are these trends anyway? More importantly, what do they mean for your beauty professionals?

Features: Razor Sharp

Dollar Shave Club takes on the men's grooming market by combining quality, convenience and affordability with a witty approach and a high member-satisfaction rate.

Michael Dubin, the CEO and co-founder of Dollar Shave Club, first appeared on the beauty scene when he broke the Internet with his comedic and unique commercials… and one brilliant idea. The company has since gone from 5,000 members on its first day to 2.7 million members and counting, today. DSC has completely re-shaved the men’s grooming industry by offering its members an affordable and hassle-free way to get razors straight to their doors.

A Recipe for Success

A pioneer for all-natural beauty products, Gabriel Cosmetics’ Gabriel De Santino discovered that the vital ingredients to a prosperous business could be found in an unlikely place: right at home.

We all have that family recipe that keeps getting handed down from generation to generation. For some of us, this may be how we get those moist chocolate-chip cookies or mom’s special stain-fighting cleaner. But for Gabriel De Santino, the CEO, president and founder of Gabriel Cosmetics, his grandmother’s tried-and-true formulas for all-natural cosmetics not only became a way of life, they also became the main ingredients behind his winning recipe for a successful business.

Darnell Wold's Spring 2016 Collection

Add this fast-growing trend to your inventory!

There has been a large rise in wig popularity and especially among millennials. Wigs are making a splash onto the scene and Darnell Wold, owner of PowderRoomD.com, has much to do with it. His wigs can be seen on celebrities, beauty bloggers, teenagers and everyone in between. You cannot scroll through the “popular page” on Instagram without seeing Wold’s work.

He has created a wig line that stretches the imagination of hair and opens up a new category of possibilities for your customers. This is Powder Room D’s Spring 2016 line.