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Health & beauty Archives

Fashion powerhouse Handsome launches high-end beauty brand Oera

High-end skin care brand oera will open its first store at the department store’s Apgujeong outlet in southern Seoul.

Demystifying beauty: A conversation with Deciem’s chief scientific officer

We chat with Prudvi Mohan Kaka about how he’s on a mission to bust common skincare myths.

Why this Nigerian woman is making K-beauty accessible to people of colour

The founder of Dr GIO Cosmetics says it is her goal to make K-beauty diverse and be accessible to people of colour.

Analysis: Inside the murky business of skin whitening

Skin whitening is big business in Asia, but as the push for diversity and body positivity gains momentum, major beauty b...

Proudly made in China: How Chinese consumers are reclaiming domestic brands

‘Made in China’ is no longer the embarrassing slogan it once was; nowadays it expresses confidence in China’s culture, a...

The glamorous career path of Redken artist Richard Kavanagh

Redken global artist Richard Kavanagh shares how his career started as a teen, a glimpse into his 20+ years with Redken ...

Meiyume develops a manufacturing system for bespoke products

There are 60 ready-to-go formulas and packaging with turnaround times of five to seven days from order placement to deli...

World-first Valentino beauty boutique opens in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong store will focus on two sectors - sustainability and O+O retail strategy, according to the company.

Indian beauty startup Nykaa to raise US$500 million through IPO – source

Private equity firm TPG-backed Nykaa, based in Mumbai, sells cosmetics, grooming products and clothes.

Dairy Farm’s success reverses as consumer spending returns to “normal”

Underlying profit for the first half fell 69 per cent from $105 million to $32 million.

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