hair care

New TABS Group Study: "Specialty Beauty Stores" Draw "Heavy" Product Buyers

TABS Group—a leading technology-enabled analytics firm servicing the consumer-products industry—released the results of its 2014 Beauty Consumer Insights Study Dec. 15 with lots of great news as well as excellent advice for what it calls "specialty beauty stores."

Online Shopping Proves Successful for Beauty Sector

Forty-seven percent of U.S. online shoppers of beauty and personal-care products have shopped more frequently in 2014 than 2013, according to a study out Dec. 16 from A.T. Kearney. “Beauty and the E-Commerce Beast: 2014 Edition” lays out the results of a consumer survey of online beauty and personal-care shoppers.

Fairy Tales Detangling Products

Fairy Tales Hair Care has launched three detangling products for children that incorporate the benefits of natural keratin with a proprietary blend of provitamins. Fairy Tales’ Super-Charge Detangling Shampoo, Super-Charge Detangling Conditioner and Static-Free Detangling Spray offer a vibrant pineapple scent and are designed to instantly detangle and transform unruly locks. Keratin helps strengthen hair and with daily use minimizes breakage and maximizes softness. The three products use natural ingredients and contain no harsh chemicals.

MITATE Carboxy Hair Care Shower Tab

Marketed as the first CO2/carbon dioxide tablet in the world, this product works to leave the hair thoroughly clean, revitalized, voluminous and shiny without disturbing the natural balance of the hair and skin. An essential property for life, the CO2 in the tablet neutralizes and breaks the bond of the dirt and grease lodged between scales of the hair and in skin pores without affecting professionally applied cosmetic hair treatments. The tab is placed in a specially designed showerhead for use. Visit www.mitate-europe.com.

Rootflage Touch-Up Haircolor Powder

This temporary, 30-second root touch-up mineral powder is just for blondes. It temporarily hides dark or gray root regrowth and doubles as a dry shampoo. It lasts until washed out, feels light and doesn't weigh the hair down. The travel-ready touch-up color is made with natural ingredients and offers 20 applications per bottle. The available colors are Light Blonde, Cool Blonde and Warm Blonde. Call 888.611.2269 or visit www.rootflage.com.