Category: Skin & Body Care

CVS Teams With Kiss Products for K-beauty Line

Kiss Products Inc., best known in the mass market for artificial nails and eyelashes, is getting into the K-beauty cosmetics business. The Korean-American brand — its founder is of South Korean ancestry — is launching Joah, Korean for “I like it,” this month exclusively on cvs.com. In September, it will be distributed in about 4,000

Number 4 Rolls Out Skin-care Inspired by Shampoo

At a time when the industry is buzzing over the skinification of hair, a salon hair-care brand is taking the opposite tack. Number 4 is leveraging its heritage in premium hair care to build out its skin-care portfolio — most recently to include a body wash. Rolling out in October is the Number 4 Soothing

S.W. Basics Expands Lineup, Gains Whole Foods

Flower water hydrosols are gaining traction in the natural skin-care market. But, according to Adina Grigore, founder of S.W. Basics, most of the products being marketed as hydrosols are waters that are merely scented with additives. A core principle of S.W. Basics, which Grigore launched in 2011, is to make products with five ingredients or

The 7 Best Acne Patches That Clear Up Blemishes Overnight

Now that everyone and their grandmother is obsessed with sheet masks, another K-beauty innovation is popping up everywhere: acne patches. Instead of popping and picking your blemishes, slap a pimple patch on top of it. Unlike spot treatments, the sticker won't leave your skin dry and flaky. Most are small, circular hydrocolloid bandages, meaning they

Ouai Is Launching a Pet Shampoo for Dogs Who Are Fancy AF

As all pet parents know, your pet — your best friend, confidant, and creature you like more than most humans — deserves the best of everything, and that includes hair products (or rather, fur products). Thankfully, Ouai has got them covered. The Kardashians' longtime hairstylist and permanent Instagram fixture Jen Atkin is releasing a $28