Brenda Wu to Head Topix

Brenda Wu, the former SkinCeuticals general manager who went to Derma E as chief executive officer in August, has been appointed ceo of Topix Pharmaceuticals. Topix acquired Derma E in May 2018, and also owns brands like Replenix, Citrix and Glycolix that are sold through the professional channel. In her new role as head of the parent company, Wu will […]

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What toxins are in cosmetics?

The contents Sodium benzoate Formaldehyde Petrolatum Hydroquinone Lead Bithionol Lanolin Parabens Triclosan Propylene glycol Sodium lauryl sulfate Dihydroxyacetone Many tend to think that toxins are contained in various foods, but really it’s not. In cosmetics they are also present. Thus, the toxins are absorbed by the skin and into the body. Let us examine what toxins are in cosmetics. Sodium […]

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Luxury Developers Tap Into Beauty, Wellness

When New York real estate developers Steve and Lauren Witkoff were working out how to make their luxury condominium 111 Murray in Manhattan’s celebrity-filled TriBeCa neighborhood stand out from the crowd in a market flowing with over-the-top amenities, they started to think about what wealthy Manhattanites actually used. Bored of golf simulators and other gimmicks, Lauren Witkoff started to brainstorm […]

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Victoria Beckham Reveals Her $1,635 Daily Beauty Regimen

Victoria Beckham has the perfect skin we’d all kill for. Fortunately, we don’t have to engage in any dangerous activity to learn her routine, as she’s divulged the information in a new interview with Into The Gloss. And apparently, it sets her back a whopping $1,635 ($2100 AUD). “I used to have quite bad skin when I was younger and I was constantly […]

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Ex-Deciem CFO Stephen Kaplan Rejoins the Company

Stephen Kaplan, the former chief financial officer of Deciem, has rejoined the company as chief operating officer, WWD has learned. Kaplan left Deciem in February when Nicola Kilner — who at that point was co-chief executive officer — was fired. Kilner rejoined the company in July. Kaplan returned to the company in November, sources told WWD. He did not immediately […]

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How to clean the head?

The contents Common mistakes when shampooing How to prepare your head to wash? How to clean the head? It would seem that here difficult — to wash your hair? But in fact the washing of the head there are certain points you need to consider if you want to do it right without hurting the scalp and hair. Today we […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Mustela Owner Acquires Babo Botanicals

French pharmaceutical business Laboratoires Expanscience has acquired New York-based Babo Botanicals LLC. Babo, founded by beauty industry veteran Kate Solomon in 2010, makes mineral- and plant-based skin-care, sun-care and hair-care products that target babies, children and adults. The brand's products are Environmental Working Group-certified and center around botanical ingredients. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but industry sources said […]

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