Lynelle Lynch: A Star in Beauty Education

Many times what starts out as a life challenge can turn into a life-changing event that reaches far beyond our dreams. One such challenge faced Lynelle Lynch (pictured) seven years ago when the manager of San Diego area-based...

About That "Showrooming" Going On in Your Beauty Store ...

I'm totally fascinated by "showrooming"—the term for people who visit brick and mortars to try out products but then check their mobile devices there for the best price online. The practice is transforming shopping—even with beauty products and,...

Cosmoprof Asia 2012 Closes With Record Numbers

Beauty Store Business had a number of advertisers at Cosmoprof Asia 2012, which took place Nov. 14-16 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Hong Kong. I also know of numerous...

NP Set’s fall 2012 collection debuts

Spring has sprung, the warm days of summer have passed, and now consumers reach for scarves, sweaters and coats as fall and winter approach.

In answer to the new season, Napoleon Perdis, CEO and founder of...

ULTA Beauty & Oxygen Media partner in The Face TV series

Look for ULTA Beauty to start getting a ton of consumer PR in February when The Face—a modeling-competition TV series—debuts. The nationwide salon-store chain recently entered a strategic multi-media...

Beauty retail | Prestige makeup sales up 8% in first half of 2012

Prestige makeup sales within U.S. department stores grew 8% to $1.8 billion in the period January 2012 through June 2012, according to leading market-research company The NPD Group. Here are...