beauty retail

140 Million Shoppers Expected Thanksgiving Weekend

Shoppers at R.H. Macy's, Herald Square in New York City

Sixty-one percent of shoppers, about 140 million, say they will or may shop either Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday during Thanksgiving weekend, according to the National Retail Federation's Thanksgiving Weekend Expectations survey, conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics.

Is All-Day Holiday Shopping on Thanksgiving Day Inevitable?

The latest research from LoyaltyOne, a global provider of loyalty marketing services and customer analytics, shows that there are three types of American Thanksgiving Day shoppers:

American Express Debuts Small Business Saturday Night

American Express is debuting Small Business Saturday Night this year—its fifth year running Small Business Saturday. The new platform is set to build on the success of the national Small Business Saturday initiative and encourages consumers to support independently owned shops and restaurants after the sun goes down on Nov. 29.

Le Mieux Retinol Serum

Le Mieux Retinol Serum uses a combination of peptides and retinol to drastically fade signs of aging. It's designed to tighten, resurface and renew dull, aging and overexposed skin; and smooth rough, dry skin. It works to revitalize pores, restore broken tissue and minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by promoting collagen production and cellular turnover. It's ideal for all skin types and especially for lines, wrinkles, uneven tone, dullness and sun damage. Its three-tier delivery system lowers potential for skin irritation.

New, Improved ColorWhip Electric Color Mixer

Known for mixing any color or bleach to a smooth, creamy consistency in seconds, this product from Product Club offers pre-timed cycles as well as a manual mode. Its new and improved features include a mixing blade that spins 10% faster, all-metal internal moving parts that are more durable, a rubber-coated, metal-mixing paddle and a magnetic switch that automatically turns off when the mixing head is lifted off the bowl. The new ColorWhip is translucent black and includes the mixer lid, four bowls, four brushes and the A/C power supply.

kaia naturals juicy bamboo natural facial cleansing cloths

This award-winning product is made from 100% bamboo grass, naturally acting as a cleanser, toner and makeup remover. Made in small batches and custom-crafted in the United States, the cloths are soaked in heated and liquefied honey, vitamins B12, C and E—allowing them to be marketed as the world’s most highly concentrated and all-natural cleansing cloths on the market. They’re also free of skin irritants—such as parabens, synthetic fragrances, sulfates and alcohol—are 100% biodegradable, and are eye irritation-tested. The packets are travel size with 20 individually wrapped sachets.