Olaplex Holdings has announced its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2023. The hair care company saw sales plummet 30 percent to US$123.6 million and income nosedive from Q3 2022’s US$60.8 million to US$20.4 million.
The Beauty Health Company has announced the launch of its first DTC sales channel on Tmall. The Californian firm’s flagship brand, Hydrafacial will offer a series of skin health treatment packages via the Chinese e-commerce platform, which can then be redeemed at a verified provider.
Schwarzkopf Professional has partnered with Jim Sarbh, designating him as their ‘mane man’.
SkinCeuticals is touring the US with a dedicated Treatment Truck, starting in New York City to coincide with New York Fashion Week. The L’Oreal-owned brand will kick off its tour with two stops in Manhattan with further stops to be scheduled in Chicago, Washington and LA, among others, in due course.
Lush is poised to launch its first hair salon in Brighton. The ethical cosmetics brand’s HairLab will take a holistic approach to hairdressing and barbering, cater for all hair types, reduce salon waste and feature a ‘spa for your head’.
Sally Beauty has announced an exclusive retail partnership with XMondo Color. The retailer will be the first and exclusive in-store distribution partner for the brand.
L’Oréal-owned Lancôme has established a new hotel spa in São Paulo, marking its debut in the Latin American spa market.
Olaplex Holdings Inc. has revised its annual sales forecast downward due to reduced demand and growing competition.
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and the Texture Education Collective (TEC) collaborate to promote texture-inclusive legislation in New Jersey.
Redken, a leading professional hair brand from the US, has entered the Indian market.
L’Oréal Professional has forged a specialty retail partnership with Sephora. Under the terms of the deal, the brand will make its debut in some 26 Sephora stores and online.
Kao Corporation has selected Christian Melcher as its Salon division’s Global Chief Marketing Officer
Ilooda, a South Korean medical aesthetic device maker, is expected to sell its management rights to US private equity company Bain Capital LP.
The Taliban has ordered that all beauty salons in Afghanistan must close their doors for good next month, according to a report published by The Wall Street Journal.
Dior’s Cheval Blanc Paris spa experience has set sail along the Seine once again. The LVMH-owned designer brand’s Spa Cruise 2023 made a splash in the French capital yesterday for Haute Couture Week and will be moored at Port Henri IV through 14th July.
The salon located in Bergdorf Goodman’s penthouse will shut its doors for the final time on July 3, according to a report published by WWD.
Unilever’s Dermalogica brand has named Courteney Cox as its new Brand Ambassador and spokesperson. The Friends actor is said to have discovered the brand on set of the famous sitcom.
XWELL has debuted its AI-powered express manicure at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York City.
Sally Beauty has launched a new consumer driven DIY hair salon named Studio By Sally’s in Denton, Texas, which aims to ‘engage, educate and empower.’
Henkel has cut the ribbon on a J-beauty innovation hub in Tokyo. The center, which is dedicated to the Professional Hair segment, will leverage the long-standing expertise of Schwarzkof and Shiseido Professional in hair color developments and trends as well as premium hair and scalp care.
Clarins has cut the ribbon on a boutique and spa in Dublin – the first of its kind to be opened in the UK & Ireland market, according to a report published by the Dublin Gazette.
The British Beauty Council has launched the Future Talent Programme, an industry initiative that aims to inspire and educate young people in the most formative years of their educational careers.
British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology launches new framework to ensure consumer safety
The British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology (BABTC) has launched a new framework, named T.I.M.E at the Houses of Parliament, which aims to ensure that consumers are aware of what to be mindful of when booking a service with a beauty therapist.
Galderma has launched an augmented reality solution named Face by Galderma, which aims to provide healthcare professionals ‘grow their activity and improve patient satisfaction.’
L’Oréal UK has partnered with Net Zero Now on the initiative Net Zero Salons Programme, which enables hair salons across the UK and Ireland to achieve net zero.