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Ulta Beauty and Sephora bet on physical retail

Despite the pandemic pushing into 2021, Ulta Beauty is making a bigger splash in New York City. On Friday, the retailer is opening its second NYC flagship, in Herald Square, with a grand opening planned for March 5.

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Bareminerals enlists Hailey Bieber for high-tech virtual shopping experience

Brands may be unable to host IRL events these days, but Bareminerals is still inviting its followers to a seaside villa with Hailey Bieber.

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How Black Beauty Roster is working to elevate BIPOC beauty pros

Beauty professionals Simone Tetteh and Maude Okrah have been working to change this in these industries with the launch of the Black Beauty Roster, a platform offering a directory of  beauty professionals of color who are skilled in all skin tones and hair textures.

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Frank Body sets sights on $100 million in sales

Frank Body, the Australian brand best known for its coffee ground body scrubs, expanded its portfolio further into clean body care on Tuesday, as the company intends to ramp up its revenue growth over the next three years.

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Estée Lauder Companies ups stake in Deciem, plans full acquisition

On Tuesday, ELC upped its 2017 29% stake in Deciem to 76%, valuing the company at $2.2 billion. In three years, Estée Lauder Companies plans to buy the rest of Deciem at a to-be-determined valuation. In 2020, Deciem, which is the parent company of The Ordinary, Niod and Hif, nearly doubled its sales, to approximately [...]