Jeffrey Davidson Appointed New CEO of JD Beauty/Wet Brush

Effective as of June 1, 2017, the JD Beauty/Wet Brush board of directors recently announced that Jeffrey Davidson will be the company's new chief executive officer. Davidson is well versed in what the role will entail, as he has previously served as a CEO at other reputable companies such as Magic Cinemas, Lindsay Phillips and MB Associates. His resume also boasts a position as a managing partner of Coqui Capital.

Probiotic Shampoos Are Growing in Market Share

Probiotic-infused shampoo is a new trend to watch, as consumers grow increasingly health-conscious about not only what they put in their bodies, but what they put on them. Probiotics—microorganisms that produce healthful benefits within the body, such as maintaining or even producing beneficial bacteria, and are especially known for aiding the digestive tract—have generally been packaged for consumption, whether pertaining to health or beauty.

Cosmoprof North America Presented with the Prestigious "E" Award

On May 22, 2017 in Washington, D.C., Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) was awarded the President's "E" Award, which recognizes companies, organizations or persons that contribute to the expansion of U.S. exports. This prestigious honor was awarded to 32 U.S. companies and organizations around the world who played a vital part in strengthening the nation's economy. Since 1961, under President Kennedy, the "E" Award has honored exporters that have proven to be valuable supporters to others that resulted in increased exports based on four years of successive export growth. U.S.

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.”