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March 6, 2014

With a history that goes back more than 100 years, Softsheen-Carson’s Magic Shave has become a legacy brand within the African-American male grooming segment. Today, Magic is celebrating the launch of a new skin care line called Bump Rescue Skincare. To learn more about the brand’s history and the new line, Drug Store News recently talked with Mezei Jefferson, director of education for Softsheen-Carson.

With a history that goes back more than 100 years, Softsheen-Carson’s Magic Shave has become a legacy brand within the African-American male grooming segment. To learn more about the brand’s history and its new Bump Rescue Skincare line, Drug Store News recently talked with Mezei Jefferson, director of education for Softsheen-Carson.

DSN: After more than 100 years, Magic Shave was reformulated and revamped with a new look. Can you elaborate?

October 8, 2013

Sales of professional aesthetic products climbed 7.5% in 2012, and given the growth, aesthetic devices manufacturers are becoming increasingly interested in expanding their direct reach into the consumer market by launching devices for at-home use, according to recent research by consulting and research firm Kline & Co.

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Sales of professional aesthetic products climbed 7.5% in 2012, and given the growth, aesthetic devices manufacturers are becoming increasingly interested in expanding their direct reach into the consumer market by launching devices for at-home use, according to recent research by consulting and research firm Kline & Co.

August 8, 2013

The do-it-yourself beauty trend continues to blossom as the at-home beauty devices market enjoyed robust double-digit growth globally during 2012, according research by Kline & Co.

The do-it-yourself beauty trend continues to blossom as the at-home beauty devices market enjoyed robust double-digit growth globally during 2012, according research by Kline & Co.

According to Kline's "Beauty Devices: Global Market Analysis and Opportunities" report, the at-home beauty devices market grew nearly 22% in 2012, with underdeveloped markets and skin care needs, such as anti-aging and cellulite/body toning, yet to be fully addressed. In light of this, Kline stated that the market's potential is still being realized.

July 23, 2013

Bare For Men, a hair removal system designed and developed in Australia, is now available in the United States at Duane Reade locations.

NEW YORK — Bare For Men, a hair removal system designed and developed in Australia, is now available in the United States at Duane Reade locations.

Bare For Men is set to launch on Tuesday its "Get The Monkey Off Your Back" digital marketing campaign via the brand website and its various social channels including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

March 27, 2013

Hair removal brand Nad’s has announced that its Nose Wax system, which launched last year, is now available at Walmart.com.

LOS ANGELES — Hair removal brand Nad’s has announced that its Nose Wax system, which launched last year, is now available at Walmart.com.

In addition, a full selection of 11 of Nad’s hair removal products are available at the Walmart.com site, including the original all-natural hair removal gel kit, the Facial Wand Eyebrow Shaper, a selection of on-the-go hair removal strips for face and body, the Brazilian and Bikini Kit, and hair removal creams.

March 13, 2013

Sephora is previewing the newest innovation of the Tria Hair Removal Laser for acne and the company's line of topical skin care products on Sephora.com.

 DUBLIN, Calif. — Tria Beauty has announced a new partnership with beauty retailer Sephora.

Sephora is previewing the newest innovation of the Tria Hair Removal Laser for acne and the company's line of topical skin care products on Sephora.com. The Tria Hair Removal Laser 4X and SmoothStart Calming Gel will launch in select U.S. stores.

January 14, 2013

Tria Beauty, a provider of light-based skin care solutions, has announced the launch of the Tria Hair Removal Laser 4X.

DUBLIN, Calif. — Tria Beauty, a provider of light-based skin care solutions, has announced the launch of the Tria Hair Removal Laser 4X.

The newest Tria Laser incorporates a pulse counter and treatment guide that improves compliance and helps users achieve dramatic hair reduction in less time, the company stated. The Tria Laser should be used every week for three months to achieve optimal results.

December 5, 2012

Tria Beauty has announced its partnership with actress Jenny McCarthy on behalf of its Tria Hair Removal Laser, the FDA-cleared laser available for at-home hair removal.

DUBLIN, Calif. —Tria Beauty has announced its partnership with actress Jenny McCarthy on behalf of its Tria Hair Removal Laser, the FDA-cleared laser available for at-home hair removal.  

Under this new partnership, McCarthy will be collaborating with Tria for various public relations and marketing campaigns. 

November 19, 2012

Depilatories continue to enjoy strong growth, thanks in large part to product innovation and new entrants to the segment.

Depilatories continue to enjoy strong growth, thanks in large part to product innovation and new entrants to the segment.

According to data from SymphonyIRI Group, a Chicago-based market research firm, sales of depilatories rose about 13% for the 12 weeks ended Oct. 7 at total U.S. multi-outlets, which covers supermarkets, drug stores, mass-market retailers (including Walmart), military commissaries, and select club and dollar retail chains.

November 14, 2012

Consumer products company Spectrum Brands Holdings has acquired a 56% interest in Shaser Bioscience, a privately held developer of energy-based, aesthetic dermatological technology for home use devices, for $50 million in cash.

MADISON, Wis. — Consumer products company Spectrum Brands Holdings has acquired a 56% interest in Shaser Bioscience, a privately held developer of energy-based, aesthetic dermatological technology for home use devices, for $50 million in cash.

The transaction provides Spectrum Brands with exclusive rights to Shaser Bioscience’s entire range of technology platforms and strengthens the position of Spectrum Brands’ Remington personal care division in the growing segments of the worldwide beauty and skin care retail device market.

October 18, 2012

Epilady USA has collaborated with Sharper Image to develop an all-in-one Sharper Image Total Body Hair Removal System and is set to launch a new Sharper Image Bikini Trimmer in the near future, the company has announced.

NEW YORK — Epilady USA has collaborated with Sharper Image to develop an all-in-one Sharper Image Total Body Hair Removal System and is set to launch a new Sharper Image Bikini Trimmer in the near future, the company has announced.

October 9, 2012

Depilatories are experiencing double-digit growth, according to 52-week data ended Sept. 9 from SymphonyIRI Group, and Nad’s is looking to snap up some sales with its new Nose Wax for men and women.

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. — Depilatories are experiencing double-digit growth, according to 52-week data ended Sept. 9 from SymphonyIRI Group, and Nad’s is looking to snap up some sales with its new Nose Wax for men and women. The DIY wax system is positioned as the world’s first nose wax. It is applied with a special Safetip applicator that is designed to target the hair around the edge of the nostril. Each package of Nad’s Nose Wax contains three treatment packs, a “moustache stencil” for men, post-wax calming wipes and antibacterial wipes.

September 13, 2012

Hair removal brand Nad's has announced the launch of Nad's nose wax for men and women, a complete do-it-yourself nose wax system for removing nose hair.

LOS ANGELES — Hair removal brand Nad's has announced the launch of Nad's nose wax for men and women, a complete do-it-yourself nose wax system for removing nose hair.

Containing chamomile and aloe, Nad’s nose wax is applied with the Nad’s Safetip applicator that is designed to target the hair around the edge of the nostril, only removing hairs that are sticking out or easily noticed. The specially formulated wax also can be used to remove blackheads from the nose’s surface.

July 16, 2012

The most recent numbers show that sales of depilatories continue to be on the rise, which actually comes as little surprise given not only the time of year, but also the innovative products hitting the market.


Sales of depilatories rose about 8% to more than $31 million during the 12 weeks ended June 10 at food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart), according to SymphonyIRI Group.


June 21, 2012

Sales of depilatories are on the upswing as manufacturers roll out new products that promise silky smooth results.


Sales of depilatories are on the upswing as manufacturers roll out new products that promise silky smooth results.


Sales of depilatories at food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart) rose more than 10% to about $117 million during the 52 weeks ended April 15, according to SymphonyIRI Group.


June 8, 2012

Sally Hansen has launched for summer a “Get Bare Double Dare” program that gives consumers a chance to win prizes.

NEW YORK — Sally Hansen has launched for summer a “Get Bare Double Dare” program that gives consumers a chance to win prizes.

There are two ways to win. First, fans can enter an exclusive sweepstakes on the Sally Hansen Facebook page for a chance to win an iPad and $2,000 shopping spree. Second, crazy, fun dares in which contestants have the chance to win other prizes will be posted all summer long.

April 12, 2012

Looking to help men embarrassed of their back hair, Dermovation has launched BrazilianBack, a do-it-yourself back hair removal product.

CINCINNATI — Looking to help men embarrassed of their back hair, Dermovation has launched BrazilianBack, a do-it-yourself back hair removal product.

February 17, 2012

Church & Dwight’s Nair has developed a line of hair removal creams and waxes for the body and face that are inspired by the hair removal and skin care secrets of Brazil.

SUPPLIER NEWS — Church & Dwight’s Nair has developed a line of hair removal creams and waxes for the body and face that are inspired by the hair removal and skin care secrets of Brazil. The new products, which are in midst of hitting retail shelves with full distribution expected by March, include: Brazilian Spa Clay Shower Power hair removal cream ($9.99), Brazilian Spa Clay Roll-On wax ($10.49), Brazilian Spa Clay Sensitive Face hair removal cream ($4.99) and Precision Face Roll-On wax kit ($7.99). 


February 8, 2012

For the first time ever, Gillette Venus and Olay are coming together to deliver a new standard in shaving with the new Gillette Venus & Olay razor.

CINCINNATI — For the first time ever, Gillette Venus and Olay are coming together to deliver a new standard in shaving with the new Gillette Venus & Olay razor.

January 25, 2012

Church & Dwight’s Nair has developed a line of hair removal creams and waxes for the body and face that are inspired by the hair removal and skin care secrets of Brazil.

NEW YORK — Church & Dwight’s Nair has developed a line of hair removal creams and waxes for the body and face that are inspired by the hair removal and skin care secrets of Brazil.

The new products, which are in midst of hitting retail shelves with full distribution expected by March, are infused with mineral-rich clay and natural extracts for spa-smooth skin that is promised to last.

The new products include:

January 20, 2012

New products and innovation helped drive sales of depilatories. According to SymphonyIRI Group, sales of depilatories rose more than 15% to $23.4 million for the most recent 12 weeks ended Nov. 27 at food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart).


New products and innovation helped drive sales of depilatories. According to SymphonyIRI Group, sales of depilatories rose more than 15% to $23.4 million for the most recent 12 weeks ended Nov. 27 at food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart).


Olay recently entered the segment with its new Olay Smooth Finish Facial Hair Removal Duo, a two-step system to remove unwanted facial hair. Earlier in 2011, Veet launched its Ready-to-Use Hair Removal Wax Strips For Face & Body and also reformulated its Veet Fast Acting creams for normal and sensitive skin.

 

 

December 14, 2011

Sally Hansen, a Coty beauty brand, is launching in spring 2012 its new Simply Smooth hair remover and Zero Bumps bikini spray.

NEW YORK — Sally Hansen, a Coty beauty brand, is launching in spring 2012 its new Simply Smooth hair remover and Zero Bumps bikini spray.

The Simply Smooth hair remover is a water-resistant formula that works while you complete your regular shower routine for a mess-free hair removal process. The depilatory cream features an exclusive odorless technology.

November 15, 2011

Church and Dwight, the maker of Nair hair removal products, has concluded the second annual "Step Out Challenge" and named a grand-prize winner.

PRINCETON, N.J. — Church and Dwight, the maker of Nair hair removal products, has concluded the second annual "Step Out Challenge" and named a grand-prize winner.

More than 1,400 people who tried Nair shared their smooth skin experiences through written and video testimonials and received free music from Grooveshark, a music-streaming website. The grand-prize winner, Kelly Wilkie from New York, received a weekend experience, including VIP tickets to one of this year's most sought-after concerts.

July 25, 2011

Procter & Gamble’s Olay is making its foray into the facial depilatory segment with its new Olay Smooth Finish facial hair removal duo.

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble’s Olay is making its foray into the facial depilatory segment with its new Olay Smooth Finish facial hair removal duo. This two-step system, which will be available at retail in September, includes a skin guarding balm pretreatment to prepare skin for hair removal and a water-based hair removal cream. The suggested retail price is $24.99.


According to a 2010 Olay global survey, 85% of women occasionally remove facial hair, and they are as concerned about unwanted facial hair as they are about fine lines and wrinkles.

July 5, 2011

Despite the do-it-yourself trend within beauty, depilatories experienced a slight dip in sales, according to data provided by SymphonyIRI Group.


NEW YORK — Despite the do-it-yourself trend within beauty, depilatories experienced a slight dip in sales, according to data provided by SymphonyIRI Group.


Depilatories slipped 3.4% to $26.4 million during the 12 weeks ended May 15 across food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart), according to SymphonyIRI.