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3, 2, 1 ... You Can Now Sell CarLashes—Eyelashes & Eyeliner!—in Your Beauty Store

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You Can Now Sell CarLashes in Your Beauty Store

Entrepreneurs Robert and Dottie Small—a husband-and-wife team that heads up a product-development company called Turbo Style Products—have made a big splash in the automotive industry with CarLashes. The flexible plastic eyelashes can be placed above a car's headlights using automotive tape to add flirty character to an automobile.

The fun lashes can be found at www.carlashes.com and at automotive stores—such as AutoZone and Pep Boys—and are a unique way of ramping up impulse sales.

ROK Stars Acquires Marula Oil

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ROK Stars Acquires Marula Oil

ROK Stars—the consumer and environmental products development company co-founded by U.K. entrepreneur Jonathan Kendrick and beauty-industry veteran John Paul DeJoria—has acquired U.S.-based Marula Oil. ROK Stars has taken over all day-to-day financial and production operations.

Coty Announces Retirement of OPI's Founder/CEO, a New Role for Schaeffer & a New GM in 2014

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Coty Announces Retirement of OPI's Founder/CEO, a New Role for Him & a New GM

Coty announced Nov. 21 the retirement of OPI founder and CEO George Schaeffer. The beauty-industry legend will continue to work with OPI's management team through a newly created role as OPI's strategic board adviser.

The global beauty company also announced that it has appointed Mary van Praag (pictured) to OPI general manager. She will begin her new role on Jan. 1, 2014, replacing John Heffner, who has left OPI to become CEO of Drybar.

Unilever to Sell Soft & Beautiful, TCB, Pro-Line Comb-Thru to Strength of Nature

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Unilever to Sell Soft & Beautiful, TCB, Pro-Line Comb-Thru to Strength of Nature

Unilever announced Nov. 19 that it has signed an agreement for the sale of its Soft & Beautiful, TCB and Pro-Line Comb-Thru brands to Strength of Nature for an undisclosed amount. The sale excludes TCB’s business in Africa.

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