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The Beauty Industry Mourns Fabio Sementilli

Beauty Store Business, and the industry at large, mourns the loss of one of professional beauty’s most beloved family members: Fabio Sementilli, vice president of education at Coty Professional Beauty.
Sementilli died tragically on January 23 in Woodland Hills, California at age 49. He was known as a mentor to many, believing that continuing education and giving back were the cornerstones of our industry.
Our deepest condolences go out to his family, friends and colleagues.

StyleCon 2016 Recap!

StyleCon 2016 was a lively event! On Saturday, November 5, thousands of beauty enthusiasts made their way to the Hangar at the OC Fair for the 10 a.m. opening. Paying anywhere from $39 to $300 for entry, pampering and generous swag bags, consumer attendees enjoyed exploring the latest in beauty and fashion—and making purchases at discounted prices. We saw a number of interesting new and emerging beauty brands—including family-owned and operated natural men’s grooming brand, Dapperman, as well as Daily Concepts, which offers innovative bathing products with an eco-friendly slant.

Pixi Beauty Launches Exclusive Collaboration at Shoppers Drug Mart Spring 2017

Petra Strand, creator and founder of Pixi Beauty, has reached global icon status by creating an empire based on making women look like themselves, only better. Created 15 years again their Soho, London boutique, Pixi remains a real brand for real women. With fresh formulations infused with botanicals and beneficial ingredients, the multi-tasking nature of the youth-enhancing products is perfect for women on-the-go.

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