beauty business

L'Oréal Set to Acquire Carol's Daughter

L’Oréal USA is acquiring New York City-based Carol’s Daughter, a multicultural brand that emerged during the 1990s natural-beauty movement. The brand was created by Lisa Price in 1993 and caters to a diverse, rapidly growing market, and has established a loyal consumer following across the country.

Stop, Thief

Stop, Thief
Retailers must always be vigilant for an old risk.

Picture this: Someone runs into your store, grabs an armful of merchandise and exits through the front door into a waiting van. The vehicle speeds off before you have a chance to see the license plate. That scenario can happen any time. It’s just one of the many tricks shoplifters pull to separate retailers from their merchandise.

NWBC Celebrates Women’s Small Business Month

In the last few decades, women entrepreneurs have made significant strides, but research confirms there is still work ahead of them. Last week, the members of the National Women's Business Council held a public meeting in Washington, D.C., to discuss the state of women and business. Attendees explored key findings in the NWBC's 2013-2014 research and revealed that despite tremendous advancements made by women, there are still barriers for women to gaining access to the resources needed to start and grow a business.

NRF Launches Retail Jobs Week

The National Retail Federation on Oct. 13 kicked off Retail Jobs Week, a multifaceted effort to push back against long-held misperceptions about working in the retail industry. Through the initiative, NRF aims to continue educating federal lawmakers about the value retail jobs deliver for workers and the economy.

EVOLUTIONMAN RESURFACING CLAY MASK

Marketed as being the closest at-home treatment to a professional facial, this mask uses EXFO BIO, a blend of alpha hydroxy acids that are naturally derived from tropical fruits. The formula works throughout all three layers of the skin, making it useful to anyone with dry, oily or combination skin. It clears out and tightens pores, producing brightened, rejuvenated and smoothed out skin texture. It's rich in vitamins, minerals and antiaging and exfoliating acids. Visit www.evolution-man.com.

Styli-Style TWIST & SHARP!

This collection allows for a fresh new liner tip to be released with a simple twist of the cap. The self-sharpening eyeliner has a semi-matte finish that is designed to glide on smoothly for all-day wear of rich color. It is free of mineral oil, paraffins and preservatives, and is ophthalmologically approved for the eye lid and waterlines. Its barrel allows the user to control how much product is released, providing for versatility—from thin, precise lines to a blended smoky eye look. Visit www.styli-style.com.