Beauty Store Business magazine - October, 2019


New CEO for Benefit Cosmetics

Christie Fleischer has been named the new CEO of Benefit Cosmetics.

Earlier this year, the former CEO of Benefit Cosmetics, Jean-Andre Rougeot, left to assume the CEO post of Sephora Americas.

Interestingly, Fleischer comes from Netflix, where she served as the head of global consumer products. Her career prior to Netflix was also in the entertainment business. She held a variety of positions at The Walt Disney Company, including head of merchandise & product development—Disney Parks, Experiences & Consumer Products.

Using CBD in the Salon/Spa - Free eBook

If you’ve glanced online at beauty products lately, you’ve probably noticed the word CBD in, well, everything.

CBD is such a craze that you can’t find a lip balm or chocolate bar or a face wash that’s not touting the benefits of CBD oil. But, there’s actually good reason for that—CBD is loaded with amino acids, antioxidants, vitamins and essential fatty acids. It possesses anti-inflammatory, sebum-sequestering and pain-relieving properties, too.

Gerry Udell Inc. Reps Reviv3 Procare

Reviv3 Procare Company, manufacturer of plant-based salon products designed to solve haircare challenges, has announced that Gerry Udell Inc. will represent its professional salon products in the Northeast.

"Gerry Udell Inc. is a highly respected manufacturer's rep organization with a reputation of excellence in the professional beauty space. We believe this partnership will significantly expand our market exposure and strengthen our position in the northeast territories,” remarked Donald Starace, president of Reviv3.

Steven Scheinert Joins The Kirschner Group's International Sales Team

The Kirschner Group has recruited Steven Scheinert to the position of sales representative covering Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg.

Scheinert has had more than 30 years of experience in the international beauty industry working for top brands such as Sebastian, Wella, Aveda, OPI and Earthly Body. In previous positions, he traveled extensively throughout Europe and Asia. After living in the United States for many years, Steven has returned to Germany where he was based during previous work assignments.