Beauty Store Business - August, 2019

Tom Ford Beauty

Cardi B's Tom Ford Lipstick Sells Out In One Day

On Sunday, September 9, Tom Ford Beauty revealed the launch of 30 new mini lipsticks, which are additions to its Boys and Girls collection, during the brand's Spring/Summer 2019 New York Fashion Week show. Among them is a vivid, cobalt blue lipstick named after rapper Cardi B, simply called "Cardi." Other celebrities received their own shades as well including Armie Hammer, Kaia Gerber and Kendrick Lamar, although they were not the first announced as Cardi B's was.

Lacquerous: "Netflix for Nails"

Lacquerous: "Netflix for Nails"

Have you heard about Lacquerous yet? It's a new beauty start-up that launched last November marketed as "Netflix for Nails,” bringing luxury lacquer brands to consumers' front doors. Think butter LONDON, CHANEL, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, MAC, Tom Ford Beauty and more.

The online-subscription service bills its members $18 a month for a choice of three premium nail-lacquer shades.

When nail enthusiasts are done—whether it was for at-home and/or for in-salon use—they swap out old shades for new ones.