Lip Products – What Consumers Want

Lipstick, lip gloss, lip liner—consumers love their lip
products. This month, The Benchmarking Company surveyed more than 7,000 U.S. beauty buyers to uncover the lip products and brands that fill her makeup bag. Here, an infographic with the results.

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New Category to Watch: Lip Powders

No longer limited to balms, lipsticks and glosses, lips are puckering up to powders as the newest category in the makeup space. CEW Beauty Insider scoped out what’s in the marketplace.

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Next Generation Lipsticks

Iconic and significant, lipstick is perhaps the most transformative makeup item one can own. Since its inception in the mid 1880s, lipstick has been a facial staple with the ability to transform a girl into a woman, taking her seamlessly from daytime into night. From formulation to architecture, today’s lipstick is going through a huge transformation of its own.

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Pucker Up: Lipstick on Canvas

Natalie Irish’s love affair with lipsticks outshines most passions: The Texas native makes lipstick art by kissing canvases.

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Top Mass Beauty Brands in Lipstick, Mascara, Anti-Age

Beauty Insider is looking forward to watching what’s in store for the mass beauty market in 2013. To keep a finger on the pulse of the industry, we’ll be tracking some the top performing vendors and brands in various categories throughout the year—and share the news with you. SymphonyIRI Group, a Chicago-based market research firm, reported the latest four-week sales figures ended Dec. 30 with sales including those in supermarkets, drugstores, mass market retailers, military commissaries and select club and dollar chains. Here, Beauty Insider takes a close look at Facial Anti-Aging, Lipstick and Mascara—and a peek into Nail. Results exclude sales of private label products.

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