Gucci Beauty debuts Mascara L’Obscur

Gucci Beauty has launched its first mascara this month, a “buildable” new mascara called L’Obscur which the company says was created with an “ultimate formulation for customized performances.” Inspired by creative director Alessandro Michele’s ideals of beauty, Thomas de Kluyver, Gucci Global Makeup Artist, applies the mascara by handling brushes in different positions – vertically […]

Revlon restructures following Elizabeth Arden acquisition

Following its acquisition of Elizabeth Arden, which closed in September, Revlon, Inc. unveiled a new organization structure in mid –January which it says will “enable the company to meet its long-term growth aspirations and more effectively compete in the dynamic and rapidly growing, global beauty industry.” According to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange […]

Tom Pecheux named Global Beauty Director at YSL Beauté

Legendary makeup artist Tom Pecheux has joined YSL Beauté as Global Beauty Director. The French-born makeup artist known for his charm, charisma, creativity and vision, has a career that spans three decades of run-ways and prestigious international glossy magazines. He started his career working with photographer Mario Testino and fashion director Carine Roit-feld. He went on […]

L’Oréal brings Giorgio Armani’s Italian seduction beauty to America’s finest airport stores

  Perfectly timed to capitalize on the surging popularity of makeup—especially high-end luxury cosmetics – L’Oréal has launched luxury skincare and makeup for its Italian couture brand Giorgio Armani in the travel retail channel in the Americas. Thibault Tétrel, General Manager Travel Retail Americas for Giorgio Armani & Designer Fragrances at L’Oréal (Parbel) reports that […]

Estée Lauder and Victoria Beckham launch a limited-edition makeup collection for Fall 2016

The Estée Lauder brand today announced a partnership with style icon and acclaimed fashion designer, Victoria Beckham, to create a limited-edition makeup collection, Victoria Beckham Estée Lauder. The collection will launch in September 2016 at select retailers around the world, Victoria Beckham stores and on and  “We are excited to join forces and […]