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Feature: Top 20 CEOS Under 40

With blazing energy and business savvy, these young CEOs are leading the beauty industry into a new era.

One thing is for sure: the beauty industry has transformed drastically in the last 10 to 15 years. In that time, some new faces — and products — have appeared on the scene, as well as technological innovations that have transformed the way we market, discover and share new products with the world.

Cosmoprof, Perfect Corp. Team to Offer Exclusive Interactive Beauty App

Cosmoprof North America and Perfect Corp. have partnered to launch the YouCam Makeup app at this year’s CPNA event, set for Las Vegas July 24-26. The interactive mobile beauty platform allows attendees to virtually sample exhibitor products in real time.

Attendees can experience selected items from four of the show’s Discover Beauty exhibiting brands through the app, according to Alice H. Chang, CEO of Perfect Corp.

NY NOW Launches Retail Design Challenge with HGTV's Meg Caswell

NY NOW, the Market for Home, Lifestyle + Gift, announced the launch of its inaugural Retail Design Challenge, hosted by HGTV designer Meg Caswell. The new program will allow NY NOW attendees to showcase their retail design skills by submitting photos of their own store designs for a chance win prizes including the opportunity to participate in an exclusive breakfast with Meg herself! For more information and to enter, visit www.nynow.com/retaildesignchallenge.

Features: Palladio Beauty Readies for Global Takeover

Combining beneficial beauty ingredients, on-trend color palettes, and Palladian architectural influence, this company is priming itself for worldwide renown.

Tom Winarick, President of Palladio Beauty, is no stranger to the cosmetic industry. His grandfather, Arthur Winarick, was a Russian immigrant who settled on the Lower East Side of Manhattan and became a barber who would go on to create one of the most iconic beauty products in America - Jeris Hair Tonic. Known for its neon-green formula, Jeris was formulated in the bathtub of Arthur Winarick’s apartment. He began selling it to local barbers within the Russian and Jewish communities, and eventually produced hair tonic and shaving lotions when he founded A.R. Winarick Inc.

The Last Page: Q&A with Leyla Milani

From Deal or No Deal to her own hair line - Leyla Milani shares the secret to her success with Beauty Store Business!

Leyla Milani made a huge impression as briefcase model #13 on the hit NBC show, Deal or No Deal. Known for her beautiful hair, she quickly became recognized around the world. Even Oprah had her on her show to praise her for her va-va-voom natural hair. Being an entrepreneur, Milani created Leyla Milani Hair to give her countless fans a chance to get her look through her luxurious line of clip-in extensions, styling tools and hair care.