All news articles for June 2016

OPI moves into the retail business with first UK flagship

OPI moves into the retail business with first UK flagship

By Michelle Yeomans

OPI Nails has ventured into the retail space with its first flagship spa in the UK where it will offer luxury manicures and pedicures as well as a fully stocked range of its nail care products for consumers to take home.

newly opened L’Oréal USA headquarters (photo courtesy of the company)

L’Oréal USA moves headquarters across town

By Deanna Utroske

Today for the first time, the beauty leader had employees working out of the company’s new location on Manhattan’s West Side. It’s a move to a new space meant to foster collaboration and inspire the company’s next successes.

coffee seed oil is one of the over 60 cosmetics and hair care ingredients Chemyunion supplies

Cosmetics ingredient supplier Chemyunion opens US headquarters

By Deanna Utroske

The Brazilian company now has facilities in Union, New Jersey; and Cristiane Pacheco has accepted a top job with Chemyunion to ensure improved service for the company’s cosmetic and hair care ingredient clients in the States.

TSCA reform bill signed in to law, and advocates react

TSCA reform bill signed in to law, and advocates react

By Deanna Utroske

Today President Barak Obama signed legislation updating the Toxic Substances Control Act, modernizing policies (that hadn’t been revised for decades) on chemical use in consumer goods like cosmetics and personal care items.

New research from Dove on social pressure to be beautiful

New research from Dove on social pressure to be beautiful

By Deanna Utroske

The Unilever personal care brand has released results from its third, and reportedly most comprehensive, study to date on body esteem among women and girls globally. Dove believes the data can be used to help women equate beauty with confidence rather...

Revlon acquires Elizabeth Arden, adding prestige beauty

Revlon acquires Elizabeth Arden, adding prestige beauty

By Deanna Utroske

In a multimillion dollar cash deal that’s had everyone talking since it was announced Thursday evening, the mass market beauty and personal care company is adding prestige color cosmetics and fragrance to its multinational business.