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Feb 17, 2021 04:08 PM

BHG department stores in 'reinvention' mode, exploring new revenue streams

HOUSEHOLD name BHG Singapore is going big on "experiential" retail, digital payments and high-tech counters as it...

Feb 9, 2021 11:55 AM

Austrian hairdressers reopen but Covid-19 rules ruffle some

[VIENNA] Austrian hairdressers reopened for the first time in more than six weeks on Monday as a national lockdown...

Jan 22, 2021 08:28 AM

Shiseido in talks to sell personal-care business to CVC

[TOKYO] Shiseido Co is in advanced talks to sell its shampoo and affordable skincare business to CVC Capital...

Jan 18, 2021 05:36 PM

Hyphens Pharma to expand presence in South Korea through distribution agreement with JSPharma

HYPHENS Pharma International is planning to cement its regional presence by appointing dermo-cosmetic products and...

Jan 15, 2021 05:50 AM
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Business of looking good glows with work-from-home, mask-wearing

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THE aesthetics and wellness industry is witnessing an unexpected surge in local demand for cosmetic enhancement...

Jan 12, 2021 04:17 PM

Britain's Hut Group sees stronger 2021 as beauty products lift Q4

[LONDON] The Hut Group on Tuesday raised 2021 revenue forecast by 10 per cent, underpinned by its acquisition of...

Jan 4, 2021 12:59 PM

As end to pandemic mask-wearing nears, South Koreans scramble to arrange cosmetic surgery

[SEOUL] When Ryu Han-na, a 20-year-old university student, got cosmetic surgery on her nose in mid-December, she had...

Dec 30, 2020 09:31 AM

First trans beauty pageant finalist makes history in Nepal

[KATHMANDU] When Angel Lama sashays down the catwalk in the Miss Universe Nepal finals on Wednesday she will make...

Dec 30, 2020 05:50 AM
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Shiseido primps for expansion in South-east Asia

SOUTH-EAST Asian shoppers now make up some one-third of Japanese cosmetics and skincare group Shiseido's Asia-...

Dec 29, 2020 07:00 AM

Shiseido primps for South-east Asia expansion

SOUTH-EAST Asian shoppers now make up some one-third of Japanese cosmetics and skincare group Shiseido's Asia-...

Dec 29, 2020 05:50 AM

Once a billionaire factory, S Korea's beauty industry turns ugly

THREE years ago, Suh Kyung-bae was the second-richest person in South Korea. Today he's barely Top 10, a stark...