Wakse To Elevate DIY Personal Waxing

The brand is aiming to turn a traditionally unpleasant experience into a fun and Instagram-able moment with its visually appealing at-home waxing formulas.

HoMedics to Launch Prestige DIY Beauty Tools Collection

This month, the company will launch HoMedics Beauty, a nine-item collection of at-home self-care items, designed to do everything from smooth callused feet to inhibit hair growth and even help firm imperfect areas on the body.

Elevated DIY Beauty

Many beauty brands are upping their DIY offerings. Here are some of the latest launches that make primping chez vous better than ever.

What’s New in Customized Beauty

Beauty consumers are more empowered than ever to tailor-make products to suit their individual beauty wants and needs. Here, Beauty Insider scoped out the latest brands that make customization fun, engaging and affordable.

Top Trends Driving Skin Care

Beauty Insider takes a look at some of the biggest trends driving skin care, including dry masks, vegan formulas and DIY devices.

Caudalie Founder Pens Book on Beauty Secrets

Mathilde shares her insights into the differences between French and American beauty, as well as her time-tested beauty secrets to look and feel beautiful from the inside out, drawing on her experiences growing up in a small village in France.

Skipped Cosmoprof? The Trends You Missed…

Cosmoprof North America rang in its 10th anniversary in Las Vegas this past weekend, with more than 25,000 distributors, manufacturers and spa and salon owners passing through the Mandalay Bay Convention Center July 22-July 24. The professional beauty show, featuring the latest in spa and salon products, drew 856 exhibitors, 9% more than last year, “with a much more prominent attendee list from outside the U.S.,” said the show’s marketing director, Daniela Ciocan. Key trends seen at Cosmoprof include a zillion different nail offerings—from textured nail formulas to mood changing shades to at-home gel options—as well as DIY smart phone skin analysis technology and next generation hair smoothing treatments, minus the formaldehyde.