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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

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

Trump’s Charlottesville disgrace: White supremacists aren’t just another ‘side’ – USA TODAY

Multiple white nationalist groups hold the grounds Emancipation Park, formerly known as Lee Park, during a ‘Unite the Right’ rally.(Photo: Mykal McEldowney, IndyStar via USA TODAY NETWORK) President Trump is not known for holding back his rage and venom when he’s angered or feels threatened, or for struggling to “counter punch.” Typically, the easily triggered leader of the free world, his finger seemingly perpetually poised in hover position over 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

Megan Young’s Daily Makeup Routine Includes Face Oil and Liquid Lipstick – Inquirer.net

We all have our own daily skincare and makeup routines as well as products that we use every day. You might have a go-to moisturizer that works for your skin type or eyeliner that glides on easily. Celebrities have their holy grail products too. Megan Young posted a photo on Instagram sharing her daily routine makeup and skincare items. Her essentials include facial oil, sunscreen, cheek tint, mascara, and lipstick….

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

USA Runs Past Canada in Overtime 103-91 – Purdue Boilermakers

Aug. 12, 2017 Box Score / World University Games Stats LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Team USA outscored Team Canada 7-0 in the final 1:34 of regulation to force overtime, then outscored the Canadians 20-8 in overtime to win both exhibitions against its northern neighbors, this one coming by a 103-91 margin. Team USA swept the two exhibition games to prepare for the World University Games in Taipei. Team USA won last…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Body image coach’s response to being shamed for her cellulite is glorious – Metro

(Picture: Instagram/jessikneeland) There is nothing wrong with having cellulite. It’s normal, natural, and previous research suggests that 95% of women have it. We feel that bears repeating, because, apparently, there are still a lot of people in the world who don’t get it. SponsoredThings you need to know about if Pizza = Life There are people who believe cellulite is a sign of poor health (it’s not. You can have…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Trump’s remarks on Charlottesville draw strong reactions across political spectrum – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE President Trump interrupted a signing ceremony for veterans to publicly denounce the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia saying the U.S. government is “ready, willing and able” to step in. USA TODAY President Donald Trump listen to a reporter’s question regarding the ongoing situation in North Korea, Aug. 11, 2017, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP)   As could be…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Trump condemns ‘egregious display of violence and bigotry’ in Charlottesville – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE President Trump interrupted a signing ceremony for veterans to publicly denounce the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia saying the U.S. government is “ready, willing and able” to step in. USA TODAY White nationalists, neo-Nazis and members of the “alt-right” exchange insults with counter-protesters as they enter Lee Park during the “Unite the Right” rally Aug. 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Va. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images)…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Body image coach’s response to being shamed for her cellulite is glorious – Metro

(Picture: Instagram/jessikneeland) There is nothing wrong with having cellulite. It’s normal, natural, and previous research suggests that 95% of women have it. We feel that bears repeating, because, apparently, there are still a lot of people in the world who don’t get it. SponsoredThings you need to know about if Pizza = Life There are people who believe cellulite is a sign of poor health (it’s not. You can have…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Asians wonder who is more dangerous: President Trump or North Korean leader Kim Jong Un? – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE President Donald Trump said North Korea is ‘as reassured as they can feel’ following threats issued this week between the White House and North Korea. (August 11) AP North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on April 15, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea, and President Trump in Washington on April 29, 2017.(Photo: Wong Maye-E, Pablo Martinez Mons, Wong Maye-E, and Pablo Martinez) HO CHI MINH CITY,…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

US and Mexico finalizing Colorado River water-sharing deal – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE The level of Lake Mead has been declining dramatically, and climate change is expected to put additional pressures on water supplies. Richard Lui and Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun Water from the Colorado River flows toward a series of groundwater replenishment ponds in the desert near Palm Springs on March 29, 2017.(Photo: Jay Calderon/The Desert Sun) The U.S. and Mexican governments may be sharply at odds…

Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Massachusetts school removes ban on hair braid extensions – ABC News

A Massachusetts charter school that came under fire for what some students and parents considered a racist policy of banning hair braid extensions has quietly removed the rule. The handbook for 2017-2018 at Mystic Valley Regional Charter School no longer bans hair extensions, hair that’s more than two inches in thickness or height, or hair coloring. The attorney general’s office in May told the school its dress code appears to…

Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017

Hairdressers refuse to shave depressed teen’s matted hair – BBC News

Image copyright Kayley Olsson Beauty rituals may not be the first thing you think about in relation to mental health, but when an American hairdresser told her story about a teenage client with depression, thousands responded. Kayley Olsson, a 20-year-old student hairdresser in Waterloo, Iowa, posted on Facebook on Tuesday about a girl who came into her salon with densely matted and tangled hair. “Today I had one of the…

Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017

‘It’s only hair!’ I hear you cry – my baby son’s hair-cutting ceremony – The Guardian

There’s a strong chance that if your baby is of Indian heritage, he or she will be blessed with an admirable head of hair. The type of crown that makes fellow parents coo over its thickness and sheer quantity and to wonder what on earth you are doing to make it grow so fast (almond oil massage works a treat for anyone who is wondering). My 10-month-old son is heading…

Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017

Minnesota hair salon focuses on the environment – KWQC-TV6

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – A St. Cloud hair salon is joining other salons in an effort to recycle hair waste for use in everything from pet beds to oil spills. The St. Cloud Times reports that Arbor Hair Studio has partnered with Canada-based Green Circle Salons. It’s the 10th salon in Minnesota to work with the Canadian company. Green Circles aims to recycle up to 90…

Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017

‘How to’ guide for producing hair follicles – Science Daily

Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017

Makeup Retailers Have Their Cake and Eat It, Too – 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: Saturday, August 12, 2017

Body image coach’s response to being shamed for her cellulite is glorious – Metro

(Picture: Instagram/jessikneeland) There is nothing wrong with having cellulite. It’s normal, natural, and previous research suggests that 95% of women have it. We feel that bears repeating, because, apparently, there are still a lot of people in the world who don’t get it. SponsoredThings you need to know about if Pizza = Life There are people who believe cellulite is a sign of poor health (it’s not. You can have…

Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017