new products, promotions and events
DON’T BOTHER ME
Cargo Cosmetics unveiled two
new weatherproof makeup
products. Water Resistant
Bronzer is long-wearing and
comes in a medium bronze
shade, applicable to all skin
tones. It contains silicone-coated talc for improved
adhesion that withstands
Mascara uses an advanced
formula to create “tubes” that
surround and coat each lash,
imparting vitamins B, C, E
and F to condition and protect
lashes from the sun damage.
The mascara is smudge-, run-and melt-proof and comes off
cleanly with warm water and
Novalash unveiled Candied
Lashes, a line of eyelash
extensions available in six
colors: Cinnamon Toast, Blue
Raspberry, Mint Chocolate
Chip, Pink Lemonade,
Butterscotch and Sugar Plum—
as well as Licorice (regular
black). The lashes are subtle
enough to be worn during the
day, according to the company,
and last up to two weeks using
a lightweight, non-irritating
adhesive developed by the
company for the line. Each
box of lashes contains all six
extension colors and at least
100 total extensions.
SKIN CARE THAT NEVER SLEEPS
No. 9 has added
a new product
to its Bodies by
24/7 New York
Liquid Silk is a
lighter, travel-friendly variation
of the company’s
24/7 New York
Body Silk. Using
a patented high-dose silicone formula, Body Silk is intended to moisturize and
impart a distinct sense of luxury to the consumer. It is available in
a wide range of Bond No. 9 scents, including Astor Place, Chelsea
Bond No. 9 stores and at Saks Fifth Avenue locations across the U.S.,
as well as at www.bondno9.com and www.saks.com.
BOND NO. 9
Flowers and The Scent of Peace, and can be found at all New York
Cargo Cosmetics announced a partnership with beauty retailer Ulta
to make its products available in more than 300 U.S. Ulta doors, as well
as on the retailer’s Web site ( www.ulta.com). Ulta’s goal of one-stop,
easy shopping, according to an official statement by Cargo, is consistent
with the brand’s philosophy of better, smarter and easier consumer
products. (See Shoo Water, Don’t Bother Me for more Cargo news.)
Beiersdorf inaugurated its new production plant in Shanghai, where
the company will center the manufacture of Nivea brand products for the
Asian market—including Nivea for Men, Nivea Body and Nivea Visage.
Redken 5th Avenue NYC launched an application on social
community Web site Facebook—the Redken 10,000 Blonde Facebook
Application. It invites blondes to submit photos, receive Redken product
samples and learn about new formulations tailored to blonde hair.
Users can identify their blonde celebrity inspiration and enter to win
items from the Redken Glam Haircare Collection.
Beauty Innovations, Inc., a division of Scion International that
distributes a line of natural personal care products, recently relocated
from New Jersey to Darien, Connecticut. The new address is:
108 Old Kings Highway North, Darien, CT 06820.
P&G announced the following changes to its global and
regional teams: Kevin Otero
to general manager of global
MDO professional salon, and
Reuben Carranza to director, North American region,
Wendy Belanger to artistic director, Pureology.
In response to high industry demand for natural personal care
products, Formulab has changed its name to Formulab … naturally!
The Natural Experts. Lead chemist and president Kevin Mallory cited
the company’s 20-year history developing natural products as the
impetus for the name change.
Maesa has designed a range of bath and body care products for the
Carrefour Group under the Rites Originels brand. The line will appear in
Carrefour, Champion and Proxi stores—rolling out first in France, then
in Belgium and Greece, before expanding to the rest of Europe.
SeaCliff Beauty Packaging & Laboratories announced its
procurement of the Norden NM 700 machine, equipping the company
to now fill up to 70 oval or oversized tubes per minute, and utilize the
machine’s Design-a-Seal system for expanded sealing customization.
Global Beauty introduced a travel-size Acne Clearing Kit, a system
of six products to create clear skin. The kit is customizable with a salon or
spa’s logo on both the bottles and marketing insert cards.