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Health & beauty

Health & beauty Archives

New skincare brand Allkinds smashes gender stereotypes

Allkinds is a new Australian range of personal care products for tweens with an aim to promote fun and inclusivity.

Skincare brand Frank Body eyes China with private equity backing

Frank Body is set to expand its footprint across Asia in the coming years after selling a stake in the business to Shang...

The rise of livestream shopping

When the pandemic hit, brands turned to livestreaming to continue connecting with customers, but in 2021, it looks like ...

A small step for China, a giant leap for cruelty-free

China’s decision to end mandatory animal testing is one of the many ways the cruelty-free movement is progressing global...

Blowdries and bubbles: What retailers can learn from beauty services

Leigh Dole, founder and director of Blow Bar Co, discusses how the beauty industry has evolved in recent years and the i...

Can Amazon blow out the hair care market?

Amazon is making its hairdressing debut with the opening of a high-tech salon in London. But is the Amazon Salon a viabl...

Gwyneth, gut health and glowing skin: Mecca launches wellness program

In-depth conversations with Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Australian of the Year Grace Tame and new fertility an...

‘Head down, bum up’: Swiish co-founders talk business, babies and balance

Swiish co-founders Sally Obermeder and Maha Corbett share the highs and lows of running a business and how their own car...

Sportsfuel buys online vitamin subscription service

The company says the acquisition will help Sportsfuel strengthen its presence in the health & fitness industry in New Ze...

Shu Uemura’s first global flagship store to open this month

The store’s launch is a homage to the brand’s first beauty boutique which was located in Omotesando in 1983.

How iHerb has quietly become a health and beauty e-commerce giant

The e-commerce boom has seen iHerb win over consumers with its eco-friendly, naturals range.

Chemist Warehouse looks to regional areas for NZ growth

The discount chemist chain is expecting to reach a store count of 35 in New Zealand by the end of the year.
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A look inside the evolution of Kiehl’s

Launched in 1851 as a pharmacy in New York, Kiehl’s is a well-trusted skincare brand that continues to create products f...

Revlon takes top honours in Shop! ANZ Retail Marketing Awards

Beside the biggest prize, the display also won in other categories, including Best Design and Innovation, Best Shopper E...

Meet the Aussie women making beauty more inclusive

Offering foundations to suit all skin tones sounds like a no-brainer. Here's why progress has been so slow