Hairdressers, gyms and beauty salons 'to reopen on December 2'

Hairdressers, gyms and beauty salons 'to reopen on December 2'

The Prime Minister will encourage the industries that help us prepare for the holidays – by allowing them to reopen after the lockdown. Hairdressers, beauty salons and gyms will reopen on December 2 – giving us confidence before the end of 2020. Boris Johnson is expected to announce a very strict Covid Winter Plan starting … Read more

Police to visit beauty salon which questioned existence of Covid-19

Almost 20,000 Covid penalties dished out in England and Wales so far

Police are to visit a beauty salon in Merseyside after a poster in its shop window denied the existence of Covid-19. The poster at Skin Kerr in Bootle also said no masks were being worn on site despite rules requiring staff to wear surgical face masks and visors and that “Covid talk is banned”. Sefton … Read more

Beauty queen arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after knife attack

Beauty queen arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after knife attack

A beauty queen has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a “random knife attack” on a shopworker. It is claimed Natalya Dolganovskaya, 32, was heard shouting “I hate women” as she allegedly repeatedly stabbed her victim, according to local reports in Russia. The woman was crowned Miss Ulyanovsk in 2005, a city on … Read more

Nuggets 3-pointers: Jamal Murray 1, Kawhi Leonard 1. And that Denver defense was a thing of beauty.

Nuggets 3-pointers: Jamal Murray  1, Kawhi Leonard 1. And that Denver defense was a thing of beauty.

1. Nothing’s sweeter than watching Jamal Murray take the wheel. When Murray’s in a mood to take over a game, it’s a beautiful thing. Remember Utah Jamal? The guy who made the rim look about 3 feet wide? Peak Murray was back on Saturday night, in a major way. The Blue Arrow scored 11 of … Read more

Beauty influencer crushed in livestream as metal background falls

Beauty influencer crushed in livestream as metal background falls

A beauty influencer promoting her company’s make-up was crushed by the background screen in a horrifying moment caught mid-broadcast on the live stream. The young woman, Xiao Ying, was injured when the scenery, made out of metal, collapsed on top of her during a broadcast on the app Taobao Live. In the clip, Xiao expertly … Read more

How the beauty industry is surviving the pandemic

How the beauty industry is surviving the pandemic

Leonard Lauder, the current chairman emeritus of the Estée Lauder Companies, noticed that people were buying a lot of lipstick during the economic downturn of the early 2000s. He coined the term “lipstick index,” hypothesizing that consumers were willing to spend $30 on a small indulgence during a recession rather than shell out for a … Read more

Gyms reopen next week and beauty salons to follow, says Commons leader

Gyms reopen next week and beauty salons to follow, says Commons leader

Commons leader Jacob Rees-Mogg said the government hopes to open gyms in England in mid-July with the reopening of beauty salons to follow “as soon as possible.” Responding to a request from Tory Martin Vickers (Cleethorpes) for more information on when beauty salons will open again, Mr. Rees-Mogg said, “We hope to reopen gyms and … Read more

Beauty companies are changing skin-whitening products. But the damage of colorism runs deeper.

Beauty companies are changing skin-whitening products. But the damage of colorism runs deeper.

Growing up in Mumbai, India, Seema Hari was used to being ridiculed and bullied for having darker skin than most people. When she was about 7 years old, moms would warn their kids not to play with her on the playground. People called her “kali kaluti,” an Indian derogatory slur for being dark-skinned, or a … Read more

The beauty industry profits off black women. Now black women are fighting for accountability.

The beauty industry profits off black women. Now black women are fighting for accountability.

At Revlon, only 5 percent of employees at the director level or above are black. At Sephora, just 6 percent of leadership roles are filled by black people. L’Oréal, a global company with 86,000 employees, counts 8 percent who identify as black at the executive level. No black people hold leadership roles at Glossier. And … Read more

Ex-Miss Universe beauty queen has leg amputated following surgery complications

Ex-Miss Universe beauty queen has leg amputated following surgery complications

A former beauty Queen and Miss Universe contestant had her left leg amputated following a surgery complication to remove a lump in her abdomen. Gorgeous Daniella Alvarez, 32, told fans about the shock surgery on Sunday, and later revealed “blood was not arriving,” forcing doctors to amputate her leg. She said she was admitted to … Read more