Beauty Store Business - August, 2019

California

California's Cruelty-Free Cosmetic Act Signed by Governor Brown

On August 8, 2018, a proposal to ban cosmetic testing on animals, known as Senate Bill 1249 (SB 1249) or the California Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act, was passed by the California Legislature. On Friday, September 28, SB 1249 was signed by California Governor Jerry Brown, which makes California the first state to restrict the sale of cosmetics that have been tested on animals by cosmetic manufacturers or suppliers.

Beauty Collection to Open a Boutique in Marina del Rey, California

Beauty Collection's sixth brick-and-mortar site in Southern California will be in Marina del Rey. The grand opening has been set for May 14.

It will be a 2,100-square-foot boutique at 4722 Admiralty Way (90292). The same services (facials, massages, waxing bar, makeovers, etc.) and key beauty brands (with just a very few exceptions) will be offered as the regional salon/spa-store chain's other sites in Manhattan Beach, Corona del Mar/Newport Beach, Malibu, West Hollywood and Calabasas.