From Farfetch Alums, New E-Commerce Platform Skindays Takes A Proud “Pro-Aging” Stance

Skindays wants skincare consumers peering into midlife to enter it with pride.  Founded by CEO Diana Stenbolt and chief digital officer Gemma Estrela, previous colleagues at luxury retail e-commerce platform Farfetch,...

Kosé-Owned Albion To Open First US Flagship On LA’s Abbot Kinney

Heritage J-Beauty brand Albion is setting up shop on one of Los Angeles’s trendiest stretches. This summer, the botanical-powered luxury skincare player will open its first flagship in the United States on Abbot Kinney Boulevard in the...

Online Marketplace Melanin Grace Opens Brooklyn Store

Melanin Grace, an online marketplace addressing women of color, has opened a store in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighborhood. Located in Empire Stores, a bustling retail and dining destination housing food hall Time...

Amazon Enters The Black, Prestige Beauty Soars, And Beauty Companies Exit Bankruptcy: A Look At April 2023’s Big Retail News

Through persistent economic wobbliness, the beauty of the beauty industry has been its remarkable ability to remain pretty unaffected. Retail spending ebbed last month as consumers held onto their wallets due at least partially to interest...

E-Commerce Platform Daily Polished Puts A Different Spin On The Subscription Box Model

Daily Polished, a membership-based retail platform for emerging beauty brands, is going live next week as an alternative to monthly subscription beauty boxes. From the mind of Sylwia Wiesenberg, founder of...

Three Concepts To Watch In The Super-hot Med-Spa And Facial Bar Segments

As the millennial generation, which brought society Facebook and Instagram, enters middle age, and gen Z, the generation that doesn’t know life before social media, enters the workforce in large numbers, med-spas and facial bars are predicting lucrative...