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The French house is building its beauty business with a campaign starring Emma Stone. But who’s watching?
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Kylie Jenner has turned her face into a fortune — and other entrepreneurs are right behind her. What’s the secret formula?
Blow dries at 7am are a way of life for many working women. But at what cost?
Marie Antoinette and Maria Callas had it. So does Brigitte Macron. Is the key to empowerment a huge coiffure?
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Isabel Berwick always struggled with her wild, untameable curls. Now they’re the star of a new exhibition
Renaming of personal care unit suggests renewed focus on segment, say analysts
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The make-up artist behind Jennifer Aniston’s glow has launched her own line. It’s green, but is it any good?
The actress and broadcaster has started a social media revolution to change the way we see ourselves
The likes of Sephora and Ulta are working hard to ward off Amazon
Record numbers of bankruptcies and store closures have devastated the retail sector. So why is the beauty market thriving?