Makeup

Cosmetics marketed to women of colour contain higher levels of … – The Independent

Cosmetics marketed at women of colour contain higher levels of toxins such as mercury, steroids and hormone-disrupting chemicals that are associated with a range of health problems including cancer, experts have warned. Experts from George Washington University and Occidental College in the US warned that even small amounts of such toxins could also trigger “adverse health consequences” that affect fertility and the development of unborn children’s brains. In tests, greater…

Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Smashbox Cosmetics opens its first US store in Venice – Los Angeles Times

In this digital era, looking camera ready at all times has become almost a necessity. So, the timing seems right for a beauty concept store and photo studio that caters to the Instagram crowd and the head shots required for online dating and business networking. That’s the idea behind Smashbox Cosmetics’ first freestanding brick-and-mortar store in the U.S., which opened July 14 at 1335 Abbot Kinney Blvd. in Venice. It…

Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Waitress responds after customer’s cruel comment about her makeup – Today.com

Bad tippers are the worst, but customers who refuse to tip and leave a nasty note? Not cool. Yet that’s exactly what one woman said happened to her last week at the southern Indiana pizza parlour where she works as a server. Kelsi, an aspiring makeup artist, was especially disheartened when she read the note her customers had written on the receipt they left behind: “Here’s a tip: Contour is…

Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The Samsung Of Fashion And Cosmetics Brands Are Emerging In Korea – Seeking Alpha

The Samsung of fashion and cosmetics brands are fast emerging in Korea. The world’s leading fashion and cosmetics brands are overvalued. Investors should look to undervalued fashion and cosmetics brands for meaningful upside. Korean fashion and cosmetics players offer the best value in the sectors in terms of brand value, growth, and fundamentals. Brand value chain ensures royalty, market presence, expanding coverage, profitability, and higher EV The benefits that brand…

Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Cosmetics marketed to women of colour contain higher levels of toxins, experts warn – The Independent

Cosmetics marketed at women of colour contain higher levels of toxins such as mercury, steroids and hormone-disrupting chemicals that are associated with a range of health problems including cancer, experts have warned. Experts from George Washington University and Occidental College in the US warned that even small amounts of such toxins could also trigger “adverse health consequences” that affect fertility and the development of unborn children’s brains. In tests, greater…

Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

From Soldier to Beauty Sensation: Ashley Rosales’s Journey From Army Mechanic to Instagram Makeup Tutorial Star – PEOPLE.com

Ashley Rosales wasn’t a natural-born makeup artist. “I was about 15 when my parents let me start wearing makeup. I wasn’t great at it,” the beauty blogger says in the current issue of PEOPLE. But by age 18, the Cincinnati native had fallen in love with the art of cosmetics, though she chose a different route after high school. “My dad was in the Marines before I was born, and…

Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Are Ulta Beauty stores closing and giving away makeup? – News 5 Cleveland

Facebook feeds are lighting up with the hottest new cosmetics rumor: a post claiming Ulta Beauty is closing, selling out to higher priced competitor Sephora. Find the story in your feed, click on it, and it will take you to what appears to be a People Magazine article saying you can grab free samples of Ulta’s face cream before it’s all gone. But hold on: haven’t we heard all this…

Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Kim Kardashian fires back at critics over her makeup struggles – Fox News

Looks like Kim Kardashian could use some makeup tricks from little sister Kylie Jenner. The 36-year-old reality TV star received criticism on social media, including from popular beauty blogger Jeffree Star, over her ability to swatch, or apply a sample of cosmetics onto the arm to show how it looks on the skin. The mother of two quickly posted a Snapchat video to express her frustration over the…

Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Kim Kardashian Documents Her Struggles with Her Contour Kit and Tells Fans, ‘You’re Stressing Me the F— Out’ – PEOPLE.com

Maybe Kim Kardashian West needs sister Kylie Jenner to help with some tricks of the makeup trade. The 36-year-old reality star received flack from fans — including beauty blogger Jeffree Star — while showing off her new powder contour kits on Snapchat. Makeup experts criticized her method of swatching, or applying the cosmetics on her arm to show how they look on the skin. “I want you guys to see this pimple here,” she…

Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A Celeb Makeup Artist Uses This $5 Lip Balm 2 Surprising Ways | E … – E! Online

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Posted: Monday, August 14, 2017

‘People take advantage of me!’: Kylie Jenner says she feels like ‘an old woman stuck in a 19-year-old’s body’ as she … – Daily Mail

She’s expanded her cosmetics enterprise so successfully that it’s now predicted to be worth a staggering $1 billion in a mere matter of years. But Kylie Jenner claimed she is not taken seriously as a businesswoman during Sunday night’s episode of her E! spin-off show, The Life Of Kylie. The reality star lamented being ‘taken advantage of’ and said she sometimes felt like ‘an old woman stuck in a 19-year-old’s…

Posted: Monday, August 14, 2017

Kylie also revealed the origins of Kylie Cosmetics. – Daily Mail

By Paul Chavez For Dailymail.com Published: 03:03 EDT, 14 August 2017 | Updated: 03:46 EDT, 14 August 2017 e-mail 69 View comments Kylie Jenner said her cosmetics brand ‘keeps me going’ during Sunday’s episode of Life Of Kylie. The 19-year-old reality star in the episode titled Boss was shown running her lucrative Kylie Cosmetics company. Kylie was encouraged by her momager Kris Jenner, who is an executive producer of the…

Posted: Monday, August 14, 2017

Mimi Choi’s Makeup Optical Illusions Might Make Your Stomach Flip – Nerdist

Brace yourself for images that will dazzle you, confound you, and probably squick you out. Those are just a few of the side effects you can expect after viewing makeup artist Mimi Choi’s astounding work. Her optical illusion makeup came to our attention through Bored Panda, and we are sufficiently impressed. Look at this magic: A post shared by MIMI CHOI (@mimles) on May 5, 2017 at 4:02am PDT Before…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Here’s Why Amazon Hasn’t Crushed Makeup Retailers Yet – TheStreet.com

Despite the widespread retail doldrums, specialty makeup retailers like Ulta Beauty Inc. (ULTA)  and Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH) are able to balance both selling in bricks-and-mortar locations and expanding their online presence. In 2016, the U.S. prestige makeup category grew 12%, according to NDP Group data, while the U.S. mass makeup category grew 5%, according to Nielsen data. According to estimates by Jefferies LLC analyst Stephanie Wissink, members of the…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Beach babe! Victoria’s Secret model Shanina Shaik goes makeup free and flaunts her ample cleavage in a bikini on … – Daily Mail

By Chloe-lee Longhetti For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:51 EDT, 13 August 2017 | Updated: 10:20 EDT, 13 August 2017 e-mail 10 View comments She’s strutted her stuff for the likes of Victoria’s Secret.  And on Sunday, Australian model Shanina Shaik flaunted her enviable figure while sunbaking in a bikini on the Greek island of in Mykonos. The 26-year-old beauty took to her Instagram story to share a series of…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Here’s Why Amazon Hasn’t Crushed Makeup Retailers Yet – TheStreet.com

Despite the widespread retail doldrums, specialty makeup retailers like Ulta Beauty Inc. (ULTA)  and Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH) are able to balance both selling in bricks-and-mortar locations and expanding their online presence. In 2016, the U.S. prestige makeup category grew 12%, according to NDP Group data, while the U.S. mass makeup category grew 5%, according to Nielsen data. According to estimates by Jefferies LLC analyst Stephanie Wissink, members of the…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Kylie Jenner’s Makeup Brand Could Be Worth $1B By 2022 – ABC2 News

Kylie Jenner may have just turned 20 this Thursday, but her cosmetics label could be on its way to becoming a $1 billion brand by 2022. The young celebrity started her brand “Kylie Cosmetics” in 2015 under the company Seed Beauty, which also owns the cult favorite brand Colourpop. Less than two years later, Kylie Cosmetics has already made $420 million in retail sales. That number was disclosed to Women’s Wear Daily by Kris Jenner,…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Here’s How Much Money Kylie Jenner Made Before She Turned 20 – Money Magazine

It was just under two years ago when Kylie Jenner first sold her massively popular lip kits that soon spawned a cosmetics empire. The youngest of the Kardashian-Jenner clan, she launched Kylie Cosmetics, which includes her signature lip kits, eye shadow palettes, eyeliner and other products, in 2016. In the 18 months since, the fast-selling cosmetics line has made a whopping $420 million in retail sales, Jenner’s mother and the…

Posted: Thursday, August 10, 2017

Here’s How Much Money Kylie Jenner Made Before She Turned 20 – Money Magazine

It was just under two years ago when Kylie Jenner first sold her massively popular lip kits that soon spawned a cosmetics empire. The youngest of the Kardashian-Jenner clan, she launched Kylie Cosmetics, which includes her signature lip kits, eye shadow palettes, eyeliner and other products, in 2016. In the 18 months since, the fast-selling cosmetics line has made a whopping $420 million in retail sales, Jenner’s mother and the…

Posted: Thursday, August 10, 2017

Baby Beauty Mogul Kylie Jenner’s New Cosmetics Line on Track to Be a Billion-Dollar Brand in Record Time – Hollywood Reporter

Kylie Cosmetics made $420 million in just 18 months. Whether you like it or not, Kylie Jenner’s empire seems to be unstoppable. In addition to having a new reality series of her own, which premiered Sunday, Jenner is building her beauty biz unlike any other. Kylie Cosmetics (previously branded as Kylie’s Lip Kit) has reportedly made $420 million in sales in just 18 months, reports WWD. Momager Kris Jenner is…

Posted: Thursday, August 10, 2017