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Drew Barrymore, Walmart Unveil Flower Home

Drew Barrymore has embarked on several business ventures over the years — production, wine and fashion to name a few — and along the way she’s learned some lessons. Perhaps the most important lesson she’s learned is to keep things streamlined. “If you stay in one lane and associate with one word — a tentpole, […]

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Revlon Loses Billion-Dollar Brand Status

The Revlon brand is out of the billion-dollar club. The flagship line of Revlon Inc., which includes makeup, hair color and beauty tools, declined to $998.3 million in net sales for 2018, according to the company's latest earnings report. For 2017, the segment posted $1.09 billion in sales. Before that, the company was organized differently […]

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How J.Lo Got the Perfect Engagement Manicure

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are tying the knot. The couple, who made their red-carpet debut at the 2017 Met Gala, announced their engagement over the weekend, with Lopez sharing the news with her 88 million Instagram followers. The singer posted a photo of the ring — a large, square-shaped diamond punctuated by a fresh white […]

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Goody Products Acquires JD Beauty

Hair tool and accessory company Goody Products is merging with JD Beauty, owner of hair brands Wet Brush, Bio Ionic and Ouidad. ACON Investments, the private equity firm that owns Goody, has signed an agreement to buy a controlling interest in JD Beauty from private equity firm Topspin Partners II, and will combine both businesses. […]

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Why Automat Believes Bidirectional Conversation Is the Future

Chatbots are the future, according to Andy Mauro, cofounder and chief executive officer of Automat. Mauro shared a couple of recent successes Automat has had in the beauty space. The company worked with L'Oréal-owned skin-care brand Vichy to create a chatbot, which generated an average conversation time of eight minutes. " getting 35 percent higher […]

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5 High-Protein Breakfasts to Jump-Start Your Weight Loss

Eating optimal amounts of the “right” protein at your first meal is one of the best ways to help jump-start weight loss and promote healthy behaviors all day long. Here’s why: Protein at breakfast has been shown to help reduce hunger and appetite, boost metabolism, provide lasting energy, conquer cravings for carbs, and help build […]

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L’Oréal Debuts Wearable Skin pH Level Sensor at CES

L'Oréal on Sunday unveiled a prototype of its latest beauty tech innovation, a wearable sensor and companion app that measures the skin's pH levels. My Skin Track pH by La Roche-Posay was jointly developed by the French dermatological skin-care brand and the L'Oréal Technology Incubator. The wearable sensor — a first of its kind — […]

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Neutrogena Unveils Personalized, 3-D-Printed Sheet Masks at CES

Neutrogena is getting into personalized skin care with its latest tech innovation, a micro-3-D-printed sheet mask. Mask iD is set to launch on Tuesday at CES, and will roll out to consumers in the third quarter. The personalization aspect is twofold. First, there's the custom fit. Mask iD is the first sheet mask designed to […]

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How to Figure Out Exactly How Many Calories You Need to Lose Weight, According to a Nutritionist

‘Tis the season for New Year’s resolutions, and that means many of us will be vowing to save more money, get enough sleep, and, you guessed it, get healthier by losing some weight. Shedding extra pounds is always a top resolution shared by millions of people. If it’s yours too, one question is likely running through […]

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Anastasia Beverly Hills, Tatcha, Brazilian Bond Builder Top Tribe Dynamics Earned Media Value November Report

Anastasia Beverly Hills has retained its number-one ranking on Tribe Dynamics’ earned media value color cosmetics report for November 2018. The brand recorded $77.3 million in earned media value, a 21 percent year-over-year decrease. Following in second place is Huda Beauty with $64.2 million, a 35 percent year-over-year increase, and following in third place is […]