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News: Derma E Itch Relief Lotion Receives Award
derma e, the pioneer of vitamin-rich, high-performance antioxidant skincare products, announced today that its Itch Relief Lotion has been awarded a 2013 Summer Essentials Award by Taste for Life magazine.  As selected by the editorial team, the Summer Essentials Award compiles the magazine’s favorite summer must have and feel good products, featuring ingredients that are friendly to our bodies and kind to our planet. 
Friday, August 2, 2013 - 1:22pm
Dermalogica is committed to expanding global opportunities for women. In 2010 the company's co-founder, Jane Wurwand, launched the FITE (Financial Independence Through Entrepreneurship) initiative to help woman start or grow their businesses. To help further this mission of empowering women, FITE recently engaged costumers, skin care professionals and employees with a day of activities to honor Mandela Day.
Monday, July 29, 2013 - 10:41am
Launchpad Remembers Pierre Fabre, President and Founder of Pierre Fabre Laborati
Launchpad is sad to learn that Pierre Fabre, founder of Pierre Fabre Laboratories has died. Fabre dedicated his energy to building the 3rd largest French pharmaceutical company. He led, steered and masterminded all the different stages of its development and built, stone by stone, an international company.
Friday, July 26, 2013 - 1:22pm
Cosmoprof North America, held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada from July 14 – 16, 2013, featured a sold out show floor with 892 exhibiting companies along with over 26,000 attendees, an 8% increase over the previous year. 2013 proved to be a record year for the show both in terms of the largest number of attendees in the show’s history and the largest number of participating exhibitors.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 2:01pm
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Friday, July 19, 2013 - 10:54am
Video: Interview with NAHA Host Mario Lopez
Beauty Launchpad talks with NAHA Host Mario Lopez about his receiving the PBA Beautiful Humanitarian Award.
Monday, July 15, 2013 - 12:21pm
Beauty News: Get Trained to do Lash Extensions with NovaLash
Looking to extend your services? Lash extensions are hot right now - visible not only in the celeb world but also among everyday working ladies and even stay-at-home moms. If you are ready to become an esthetician trained in the science of applying NovaLash's individual lash extensions, then open up the NovaLash Seminar Skills Training Manual.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 3:13pm
Hair News: Wella To Raise Funds for Oklahoma Tornado Victims
Mark your calendar for August 12, when a roster of the beauty industry’s top talent will gather to raise funds for the victims of the devastating spring tornadoes. The “Hair Aid Oklahoma Tornado Recovery Fund,” spearheaded by local professional beauty educator and former Vidal Sassoon Creative Director Sally Rogerson, will bring together artists from across the country in a one-night-only fundraising event at Bricktown Coca Cola Center in Oklahoma City.
Monday, July 8, 2013 - 1:53pm
Hair News: Affinage announces Global Ambassador, educational support team
Things just got a lot more beautiful at Affinage. In response to the growing network of Affinage distributors and their need for comprehensive product education, the company has appointed four industry veterans to its educational support team. Led by Education Manager Catie Hansen, the team will work together to service national accounts. Additionally, multi award-winning Scottish Hairdresser of the Year Tracey Devine is the new global ambassador responsible for the creative direction of the company.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 10:56am
Pureology announces winner of Global Green USA's Green School Makeover
Now it's even easier for this school to be green. Boston Latin School has just been announced the recipient of Global Green USA's 2nd Annual Green School Makeover Compeition presented by Pureology--meaning it will receive a $75K grant for green upgrades. The school aims to create a sustainable school garden, make improvements that will reduce energy usage throughout the school and reduce the amount of plastic water bottles on the campus. 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 10:07am