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Generation Z behind surging demand for male makeup

The cosmetics industry is paying close attention to a surge in interest in male makeup - being driven by generation Z.

South Korean chains stop selling DHC products after offensive YouTube slur

South Korean health-and-beauty stores have suspended sales of products from Japanese beauty firm DHC Corp, after the com...

Men wearing make-up driving K-beauty boom

Men wearing make-up - once a practice unique to TV stars and celebrities - is becoming a part of popular culture in Sout...

South Korean cosmetics stores ‘facing a crisis’

South Korean cosmetics stores that have been the drivers of the ‘K-Beauty’ industry for the past 15 years are facing a c...

The Lipstick Effect drives South Korea cosmetics sales

The Lipstick Effect has seen a rise in cosmetics sales despite South Korea’s economic downturn of 2018.