Beauty Features


Beauty Features

The 2013 Beauty Inc Top 100

Our annual ranking of the world’s biggest beauty companies.

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Pete Unplugged: Hollywood is Dead. Long Live Hollywood

Celebrity fragrances may be waning, but when it comes to beauty overall, WWD’s Pete Born reports that star power has never been stronger.

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Good Times: The Key Events of 2013

What a year! Looking back at the key events of 2013.

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Couture Fall 2014 Beauty Trend: Spare Change

Elegant, pared-down beauty—with exquisite skin and intense eyes—dominated the recent fall 2014 couture runways in Paris.

Editor's Letter: Masahiko Uotani, Beauty's Top 100

This month's Beauty Inc letter from the editor.

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The World According to Shiseido's Masahiko Uotani

Masahiko Uotani, chief executive officer of Shiseido, aims to build beauty’s next global powerhouse.

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10 New Lip Colors for National Lipstick Day

WWD takes a moment to celebrate the many prettifying powers of great lip color, as seen on the fall runways.

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Critical Mass: Looking for an Edge at Cosmoprof North America

Protecting their turf. That was the imperative for the beauty industry last week at the country's most influential trade show.

Brazil’s Beauty Industry 'Unfazed' by Economic Downturn

The country's beauty industry, the world’s third-largest, is expected to grow by 11.8 percent despite slowing consumption.

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Christian Louboutin Enters the Beauty Arena With Nail Polish

The designer is taking his first steps into the beauty business with a range of signature polishes housed in strikingly tall, spiky bottles.

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Q&A With Charlotte Burrows of Estée Lauder

The director of online at the Estée Lauder Cos. Inc. U.K. and Ireland sat down with WWD’s London bureau chief Samantha Conti.

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