The Black in Fashion Council Has a ‘Long-Term Accountability Strategy’ for Fashion and Beauty Brands

This week, a new collective calling for better, long-term representation and advancement opportunities for Black professionals in the fashion and beauty industries launched.  Founded by Teen Vogue editor-in-chief Lindsay Peoples Wagner and public relations specialist Sandrine Charles, the … Continue … Read more…

Must Read: Beauty Companies Are Rethinking (But Not Discontinuing) Skin-Lightening Products, LVMH Prize Set up Grant for Previous Winners

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty companies are reexamining their skin lightening products amidst new pressure Several beauty companies, including the Indian subsidiary of Unilever, Johnson & Johnson and L’Oréal India have recently vowed to reexamine … Read more…

Must Read: Walmart to Stop Locking up Black-Targeting Beauty Products, Joan Smalls Calls on Fashion to Do More for Black Lives Matter

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Walmart says it will no longer lock up Black-targeting beauty productsWalmart will officially end its discriminatory practice of locking up beauty products that primarily target Black shoppers. The retail chain … Read more…

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-CVS joins Walmart in keeping multicultural beauty products out of locked cabinets

Drugstore chain CVS Health Corp joined Walmart Inc in announcing it will stop keeping beauty and personal care products designed for people of color in locked display cases, after the practice drew criticism online. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL:

Beauty Companies Are Revealing Diversity Statistics and Efforts in #PullUpOrShutUp Challenge

Beauty brands are sharing their employee diversity statistics in response to the #PullUpOrShutUp challenge. The challenge was created by Uoma Beauty founder Sharon Chuter in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Here are 12 brands’ responses. Allure BEST DEAL … Read more…

Must Read: Beauty Brands Are Being Called Upon to Change, Black Creatives Speak Up About Racism in Fashion

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty brands are being called upon to commit to anti-racism practicesWhile the beauty industry has been patting itself on the back for becoming more inclusive over the last few years, … Read more…

Must Read: Andre Leon Talley Calls His Memoir a ‘Love Letter’ to Anna Wintour, Beauty Brands Must Focus on E-commerce

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Andre Leon Talley calls his memoir a ‘love letter’ to Anna WintourWhile most reviews of Andre Leon Talley’s memoir “The Chiffon Trenches” consider it a vengeful takedown of his former boss, … Read more…

Must Read: Ulta Tests Virtual Beauty Try-On Technology, Pattern Launches Hair Accessories

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Ulta tests virtual beauty try-on technologyFour years ago, Ulta Beauty launched a virtual try-on program called GlamLab. And with coronavirus concerns bringing in-store beauty sampling to a screeching halt, the … Read more…

Must Read: Ulta Tests Virtual Beauty Try-On Technology, Pattern Launches Hair Accessories

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Ulta tests virtual beauty try-on technologyFour years ago, Ulta Beauty launched a virtual try-on program called GlamLab. And with coronavirus concerns bringing in-store beauty sampling to a screeching halt, the … Read more…

Must Read: How Beauty Sampling Will Change Post-Pandemic, Some Brands Are Getting the ‘Crisis Pivot’ Right

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty sampling is poised for major changes post-pandemicAs cosmetics retailers grapple with the future of beauty shopping, WWD asks the question: What does a high-touch category look like in the … Read more…

Must Read: How Beauty Sampling Will Change Post-Pandemic, Some Brands Are Getting the ‘Crisis Pivot’ Right

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty sampling is poised for major changes post-pandemicAs cosmetics retailers grapple with the future of beauty shopping, WWD asks the question: What does a high-touch category look like in the … Read more…

15 Years?! Celebrate The Anniversary of This Queen Latifah Classic ‘Beauty Shop’ | Black Movie Magic

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15 Years?! Celebrate The Anniversary of This Queen Latifah Classic ‘Beauty Shop’ | Black Movie Magic

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Must Read: Independent Fashion Brands Are Struggling, the Beauty Industry Is Cashing in on Virtual Consultations

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Independent fashion brands are struggling during the pandemicIndependent fashion brands around the world are facing an onslaught of business challenges amidst the pandemic, including declining sales, loss of funding, uncertainty … Read more…

Must Read: Independent Fashion Brands Are Struggling, the Beauty Industry Is Cashing in on Virtual Consultations

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Independent fashion brands are struggling during the pandemicIndependent fashion brands around the world are facing an onslaught of business challenges amidst the pandemic, including declining sales, loss of funding, uncertainty … Read more…

‘Toxic Beauty’ Reveals the Hidden Poisons in Cosmetics—and the Legal Battles to Expose Them

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast “We ladies have to take care of ourselves,” says a soft voiceover in an opening scene of Toxic Beauty, Phyllis Ellis’ documentary on the dangers of unregulated personal care products. The words come … Read more…