Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Style Log In Log In Today’s Paper Style | Are You Being Kind to Your Butt? Advertisement Supported by Face masks aren’t just for faces anymore. (They are for your butt.) ByArit John Sept. 9, 2019, 5:00 a.m. ET Butt skin care is definitely a thing now. The same way facial beauty routines have expanded to include cleansers, toners, serums, creams and masks, beauty brands have started releasing products specially tailored to your booty. There are now sheet masks for your rear end, along with special moisturizers, exfoliating scrubs, serums, and oils. And if you want your backside to have the same dewy, post-chemical peel glow your face has after a facial, aestheticians are also offering the same services for your bottom. Beauty analysts say the rise in butt-specific products is likely a result of the broader growth of the market for skin care, which … [Read more...] about Are You Being Kind to Your Butt?
It takes hard work and dedication to graduate at the top of your high school class — whether you end up in the top 10 among 90 classmates or the top 35 among 350. Today we salute the hundreds of students who accomplished that rank in St. Paul and other east metro schools. This annual project invites schools to send us a list of their “Top Graduates,” however they define them. Some schools designate the traditional valedictorian and salutatorian, others define a Top 10, and some recognize a long list of students who have achieved honors status. Our 2019 compilation shows students headed to colleges from coast to coast — from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, to the University of California Berkeley. As college majors, STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) is strong. Some 80 students featured will major in a bioscience field; another 80 in an engineering discipline; three dozen in computer science. Other graduates are joining the U.S. military or … [Read more...] about Top graduates 2019: When their hard work meets the future
Hillary Hoffower, provided by Published 9:07 am CDT, Sunday, April 14, 2019 Tommaso Boddi/WireImage; Taylor Hill/WireImage; ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider From Rihanna to Emily Weiss, more young women are disrupting the beauty space with cosmetic lines that thrive on social media. While millennials are leading the way with the industry's disruption, other generational outliers — notably 21-year-old Gen-Zer Kylie Jenner and 62-year-old Anastasia Soare — are also key players in the trend. Over time, beauty industry marketing has evolved from word-of-mouth and traditional ad campaigns to Instagram tutorials and user-generated content, making it easier than ever to launch a new brand. This has opened the door for celebrities and influencers to create their own beauty brands and sell them to their strong social media followings, transforming fanbase numbers into revenue. This has given rise to a new generation of wealthy women, … [Read more...] about Millennials are building multimillion-dollar beauty empires on their massive Instagram and Snapchat followings, and it’s disrupting a centuries-old industry
Everyone is getting in on the booming cannabis industry, and this includes retailers you wouldn’t automatically associate with weed. On Tuesday, luxury retailer Barneys became the latest player in the competitive landscape with a new shop called, of course, The High End. The Beverly Hills-based in-house boutique will feature a collection of pricey accessories and CBD-infused wellness products, like a $950 bong and $1,475 weed grinder. The retailer partnered with luxe cannabis brand Beboe, which will provide an assortment of $75 THC vape pens and calming CBD oils. Rounding out the assortment will be “rare and exclusive items” made exclusively for Barneys, like gold rolling papers from Shine, fancy horn lighters from Lorenzi Milano, leather ashtrays from Giobagnara, storage boxes from Ginger Brown, and custom-made blown glass pipes from Caleb Siemmon. Customers can also purchase jewelry and accessories, including sterling silver pastille dispensers and grinder … [Read more...] about Barneys opens a high-end cannabis shop for luxe bongs, vape pens
CEO Moj Mahdara is helping brands across industries connect with the next generation of consumer. Stephanie Schomer Published 8:00 am CST, Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Photo: Courtesy Of Beautycon Photo: Courtesy Of Beautycon Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Courtesy Of Beautycon Don't Know How to Reach Gen Z? Just Ask Beautycon. 1 / 1 Back to Gallery “Excuse me, where did you get that?” A very polite teenage girl taps me on the shoulder and points to the large eyeshadow palette I’m holding. “They’re handing them out at the Target booth,” I reply -- and before I can ask her about what she is doing here, at one of the most curious … [Read more...] about Don’t Know How to Reach Gen Z? Just Ask Beautycon.