beauty products

CPNA Announces Discover Beauty Lineup, Trends Report

CPNA Announces Discover Beauty Lineup, Trends Report

Organizers of the 2014 Cosmoprof North America show, scheduled for July 13-15 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, have announced their initial exhibitor lineup for the 8th annual Discover Beauty program, as well as their new partnership with Verifeed—providing beauty businesses with critical beauty trends and information.

Play Love Laugh Nail Polish

Play Love Laugh Nail Polish

This natural and nontoxic kid-friendly nail polish boasts a fruits and vegetables base. It is also 5-free, handmade in the United States, eco friendly, FDA compliant, animal friendly, gluten free, vegan, odorless, quick to dry, safe for expecting moms and safe for dogs. No bottom coat or top coats are needed; though an odorless top coat is available. Visit www.playlovelaugh.com.

Joey New York Acquires JOEY NEW YORK Skin Care, Beauty

Joey New York

Joey New York has acquired the JOEY NEW YORK brand of skincare and beauty products through its acquisition of RAR Beauty.

"The Joey New York brand will now have expanded access to the capital needed to develop once again into a significant brand in the skincare, cosmetics and personal care industry; not only through organic growth but through strategic acquisitions of companies in which we can integrate into the Joey New York brand business model," said Richard Roer, president of Joey New York.

SANDOW: NewBeauty at Fred Segal Beauty Store to Close, 'Excited' About BeautyDNA.com in Beta Phase

SANDOW: NewBeauty at Fred Segal Beauty Store to Close

The revolutionary NewBeauty at Fred Segal brick-and-mortar beauty concept store at 500 Broadway in Santa Monica, California—officially launched by NewBeauty magazine March 15, 2012—will close its site by the end of May, Beauty Store Business has learned. BSB first reported the closing May 9 on its Twitter and Faecbook accounts.

Business: Malibu Dreams

Malibu Dreams
Tom Porter and his Malibu C brand are on the cutting edge at the intersection of beauty and wellness.

Tom Porter, founder and president of Malibu Wellness and author of the book You're Not Aging, You're Just Oxidizing, has always been drawn to the latest and greatest—and he has used that pioneering spirit to grow a booming beauty business. He may have started on a dime from his guest bedroom and garage, but Malibu Wellness, with its exclusive brand Malibu C, has come a long way.

Fragrance Sales See 10% Growth

NPD Group

Direct-to-consumer sales of U.S. prestige fragrance has grown to $285 million, according to the NPD Group, in a report covering the 12 months preceding February 2014.

While a fraction of the $3 billion U.S. prestige-fragrance market, the performance of products sold on department store websites, in key online-only beauty retailers and through TV/home shopping retailers is a bright spot for the industry, which saw 2% declines during the same time period.