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Martha Stewart steers CBD empire into cosmetics

From being introduced to CBD by Snoop Dogg, Stewart is taking her brand to new highs

Tears of her enemies: Caroline Hirons launches facial mist with StriVectin

The limited edition mist aims to refresh, hydrate and nourish the skin

Clean beauty brand Beautycounter appoints new CEO

Marc Rey will take on the role effective 1 February

Is this the future of high-tech beauty?

The personal care routine of the future is here, from smart fragrance devices to ingredient authenticating through the metaverse

Deciem raises prices across The Ordinary and NIOD

The Canadian skin care maker is known for its affordable pricing and transparent marketing

ASA calls out Love Islanders for continued breach of advertising rules

The advertising watchdog is increasing sanctions against influencers who repeatedly fail to disclose paid-for posts

Career advice: How I became THG's CEO of Beauty

From graduate programme to the boardroom, in partnership with CEW UK, here is Rachel Horsefield became the beauty of boss of British e-commerce con...

Cosmetics Business Trends: The hormonal care opportunity

As beauty, health and wellness converge, an uprising of young brands are carving out a promising category in hormonal care

Huda Beauty crowned ‘most hyped’ celebrity brand

Beating Kanye West’s Yeezy fashion business, Huda Beauty took the number one spot in’s ranking based on search volume and social chatter

Shiseido opens new design and creative agency

The Japanese beauty giant's new subsidiary will be responsible for the company's packaging design and shopper retail experience

Op-Ed: The end of the digital native beauty brand

George Gottl, Chief Creative Officer of retail design agency UXUS, explains why digital native beauty brands must adapt as consumers crave the phys...

Cosmetics Business Trends: The dawn of the 'suntellectual'

Gen Z may already be skintellectuals, but could the rise of the ‘suntellectual’ be the next big skin care story of the decade?

Influencers are driving sales of fake beauty products

Counterfeit cosmetics has long been a problem for the industry, but social media celebrities are boosting the illicit trade

Sustainable storytelling: WaterBear and Natura's new approach to activism

The Head of Strategy at planet-activism streaming platform WaterBear discusses its partnership with Natura & Co

Cosmetics Business showcases the 10 latest beauty launches

From light-reflecting foundation to reformulated liquid lipsticks, these are the ten newest beauty products on-shelf this week

The original beauty influencers (10 years later)

A decade on from winning friends and influencing people, many of the beauty industry’s early adopters of social media have quit the very platforms...