Beauty Scene: Nest; Biossance; Scentbird

This week’s launches included Biossance’s squalane-infused Tea Tree Collection, Nest’s first retail store and Scentbird’s new line of liquid lipsticks and makeup subscription service. Here’s what’s on the Beauty Scene from three important brands.

Beauty Scene: Chanel, Walmart, Kerastase

This week’s BeautyScene is all about revamping retail, and how to care for all shades of blonde hair. From Chanel’s new sunlit SoHo atelier space to exclusive brand offshoots at Walmart to Kerastase’s new skin care-inspired hair range, here’s what you need to know now.

Derek Lam Beauty License Acquired

The Premiere Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Perfume Center of America Inc., has acquired the Derek Lam Beauty license, in a multi-year partnership that will see the creation of a premium line and expansion under the 10 Crosby Street Collection.

NPD: Perfumers Become Superstars

As perfume makers step into the spotlight, the market is seeing a proliferation of perfumers’ scent lines, stores, books and exhibits. In The NPD Group’s latest post, the firm discusses the evolution of the fragrance market.

Scentbird Enters Makeup

After securing $18.6 million in funding during the spring, the move is part of the company’s plans to establish itself as a destination for all things beauty.