This year’s holiday retail season is expected to be strong in the United States. eMarketer forecasts that U.S. retail sales in the months of November and December 2015 will increase 5.7% year over year, reaching $885.70 billion. That’s an upward adjustment from the 3.2% growth rate predicted earlier this year—and the highest since the 6.3% rise in 2011.
Did you miss this beauty news in one or more of the celebrity-watching consumer magazines in print or online? DeAnna Pappas (pictured) of "The Bachelorette" TV show on ABC is the celebrity spokesperson for Gabriel Cosmetics during September, the multiple natural beauty-brands supplier has announced.
The U.S. beauty industry is a $56.63 billion dollar market, and social media has become a massive avenue for brands to market their products and engage consumers.
Technology and data company Engagement Labs, creator of eValue Analytics and the eValue score, released data rankings of the top women’s U.S. beauty brands in the haircare, skincare and makeup categories on social media, which includes Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.