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Shonda Rhimes Joins Dove Real Beauty Productions

It’s been more than a decade now that Dove Real Beauty has been guiding women to see their unique and natural beauty through targeted marketing campaigns that started with billboards and have culminated in video productions. It appears that the brand will not be slowing down its “real women,” “real beauty” messaging anytime soon. The brand has partnered with Shonda Rhimes, acclaimed writer and producer, known for such television works as “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away With Murder.”

Wahl Professional Hosts the First Ever Online Barber Battle

Barbers can compete blade to blade in battle for a coveted prize.

Wahl Professional, a company known for its innovative and trusted products in the men's grooming category since 1919, now has something new to offer to professionals in the industry. Wahl is excited to announce that they will be the host of the first-ever, online-exclusive battle of the barbers, which will give three talented winners the ultimate in bragging rights.

Lance Wahl, Wahl Clipper Corporation's global vice president of professional products, says, "We're excited to be the first professional clipper company to ever host our own online barber battle competition."

Beauty Tools Now Measure Skin Hydration

Beauty aficionados are well aware of the impact that their water intake has on their skin. They’ve been told numerous times that if they don’t take in in their eight glasses of water a day, their skin will reap the consequences--immediately and over the long haul. As a result, experts have offered up continuous tips and tricks that help keep both the body and skin hydrated for health and beauty. From cucumber recipes for skin and food, to seasonal DIY fruit masks, and face mists that can be applied throughout the day, skin hydration is available to all.

O+A Puts On a Scent-Sational 4th Annual Art and Olfaction Awards Presentation

Attendees of the 4th annual Art and Olfaction Awards, presented by the The Institute for Art and Olfaction, were treated to a night full of intoxicating scents at the Silent Green Kulturquartier in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, May 6. The Kulturquartier—formerly a crematorium built in 1911, revitalized as an arts venue—played host to the night’s events, which included awards, dinner and vocal improvisations by Snowblink, a Los Angeles-based musician who connects the auditory with the olfactory.

2017 Eastern Buying Conference Sees Boost in Attendance

The 2017 Eastern Buying Conference, held April 1-2 at the Hilton Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey, was met with a storm that shut down airports, including Newark Airport, and delayed flights, causing the show to get off to a rocky start. In the end attendees were able to arrive safely, and the 2017 show was expanded to accommodate additional booths. Overall, attendance was up, according to show organizers.