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EWG Debuts Curated Beauty Box

The Environmental Working Group has launched its first-ever EWG-verified product box, featuring a variety of cosmetics and skincare products.

The organization, which provides research on and product verification for environmentally friendly products, has made the curated beauty box available in North America only, for now. It’s available on donation and contains the following beauty mix:

NYX Cosmetics Names Beauty Vlogger of the Year

NYX Professional Makeup has named Laura Sanchez Beauty Vlogger of the Year. The 5th annual NYX Fine Artistry of Cosmetic Elites (FACE) Awards took place Aug. 20 at the Novo LA in Los Angeles.

The ceremony was hosted by YouTube star Kandee Johnson and featured performances by Beyoncé protégés Chloe X Halle and RuPaul's Drag Race star Alyssa Edwards and The Haus of Edwards.

Walmart Cuts Jobs

Walmart recently announced that it is cutting 7,000 jobs—particularly, back office positions. Company officials have reported that the cuts will amount to about two to three employees per store.

PROHAIRKIT.com, Humble Hairdressers Provide Salon Services to the Homeless

Professional hair tools company PROHAIRKIT.com has partnered with Humble Hairdressers in North Carolina to offer volunteer hairstyling services for those in need in the Asheville community.

Humble Hairdressers was founded in the Spring of 2016 by Jordan Carlson and two other stylists from Wink Salon in Asheville, and offers no-charge haircuts to the less fortunate in the surrounding area.