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FDA Warns L'Oreal About Drug-Like Claims For Anti-Aging Creams

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2012 | Fifty

* FDA says L'Oreal claiming creams work like drugs * Companies that sell drugs must do clinical trials WASHINGTON, Sept ...

'A Start-Up Walked Into a Bar...' What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Stand-Up Comedians

Rachel Weiss | Posted 11.05.2012 | Technology
Rachel Weiss

You can never promote a product to buyers without testing it for its strengths and flaws, same with performing stand-up comedy.

The Biggest Company In The Beauty Biz: L'Oreal

Posted 08.09.2012 | Style

The beauty industry is booming, with 2012 sales of prestige makeup (the fancy stuff you buy at department store counters) up eight percent, to $1.8 bi...

Sarko's Home Searched

AP | ANGELA CHARLTON | Posted 09.02.2012 | World

PARIS — French investigators searched former President Nicolas Sarkozy's home and office on Tuesday as part of a probe into suspected illegal fi...

Get A Tan With... Wipes?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Riding the subway into the office this week, I've seen several women wearing pastel skirts and dresses that reveal blindingly pale, sallow legs. The l...

This Garnier Hair Product Could Actually Be Really Dangerous

Posted 05.17.2012 | Style

We were startled to discover today that L'Oreal is under fire (heh), i.e., possibly getting sued, for its Garnier Fructis Sleek & Shine Anti-Frizz Ser...

Beauty and Brains

Lisa De Bode | Posted 07.09.2012 | College
Lisa De Bode

L'Oréal's partnership with the United Nations claims to support women who move science forward and grants fellowships to promising female researchers boosting their careers. Did L'Oréal change its strategy? Not exactly.

This Is America's 'Blind Spot'

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2012 | Business

* Each job at a foreign firm's U.S. unit supports 3 others * Manufacturing employment leads other sectors * U.S. slice o...

Dayle Haddon: 'Giving Back Makes Me Feel Young And Beautiful'

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 07.09.2012 | Fifty
Marcia G. Yerman

Dayle Haddon, a top model in the 70s and 80s, was 38 when her husband died unexpectedly. Left without an economic base or source of income, she tried to go back to the world of fashion and beauty, and was succinctly told that she was "over the hill."

Women We Admire: Black Mothers of Television (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.07.2012 | Black Voices

Mothers come in all different shapes, sizes, and colors. As head of the household holding down the fort as a single parent, or attempting to keep t...

A Five-Minute Fix: How to Glammify Lifeless Hair

Amy Tara Koch | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Amy Tara Koch

After years of study, I have uncovered the key to obtaining a manageable mane. The Holy Grail of good hair? Great products and great tools.

PHOTOS: Why Was Rachel Weisz's L'Oreal Ad Banned?

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 04.01.2012 | Style

L'Oreal adverts for anti-wrinkle cream featuring actress Rachel Weisz have been banned following a complaint from Liberal Democrat MP Jo Swinson. T...

High-Tech Start-Up Focus: Flite's 'Agile Marketing Platform'

Bill_Robinson | Posted 03.31.2012 | Small Business

One of the most crucial elements of any high-tech start-up's survival -- much less evolution -- is the money backing the enterprise. Is it 'smart money?' Is it 'patient money?' Is it 'connected money?'

The Unbearable Whiteness of Beyonce

Kenya (Robinson) | Posted 03.19.2012 | Arts
Kenya (Robinson)

The recent firestorm regarding Beyonce's promotional imagery leaves me baffled. The entire hubbub about Mrs. Knowles-Carter and her whitetification seems misplaced, especially in the Post Michael Jackson Era.

Harlem Hairdressers Cut Into HIV/AIDS Fight With Awareness Campaign | Posted 12.02.2011 | Black Voices

HARLEM — As a hairdresser for the past 23 years, Rochelle Walters often develops very personal relationships with her clients. That's why she has no...

Sheila Warnock--A Woman of Worth

Posted 01.16.2012 | Women

One of the things that never fails to inspire me is seeing women who are pursuing their dreams by making a difference in the world, and improving the ...

L’Oreal Is Developing A Pill That Will Prevent Gray Hair

The Gloss | Posted 12.06.2011 | Women

Imagine a perfect utopia in which all skin is tan and firm, all bodies are toned and hairless, all breasts point skyward and no one has a single lock ...

WATCH: Beyonce Behind-The-Scenes For L'Oreal Paris

Posted 12.05.2011 | Black Voices

We love that L'Oreal Paris has released this fun behind-the-scenes video of Beyonce shooting her most recent commercial for the beauty company. Bey...

French President Faces L'Oreal Corruption Allegations

Posted 10.31.2011 | World

is a new website that delivers English editions of the best foreign-language news and journalism. PARIS - It may be the clearest sign that the 201...

Which Country's Mega-Rich Want To Pay Higher Taxes?

WSJ | Robert Frank | Posted 10.24.2011 | Business

By Robert Frank of the Wall Street Journal Warren Buffett is playing well in France. A group of 16 of the richest people in France has signed a ...

Cultivating Knowledge and Crops: Women Are Key to Sustainable Agricultural Development

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 10.17.2011 | Impact
Danielle Nierenberg

Women account for 75 percent of the agricultural producers in sub-Saharan Africa, but the majority of women farmers are living on only $1.25 per day, according to researchers from the Worldwatch Institute.

eBay Might Be Liable For User Trademark Infringement, European Union Says

Posted 09.11.2011 | Business

Internet auction marketplace eBay may be liable for trademark infringements committed by users on its site if it plays an active role in their use...

The Concocted Chemistry in Cosmetic Commercials (VIDEO)

Erin Gibson | Posted 07.25.2011 | Comedy
Erin Gibson


L'Oreal Family Feud OVER

AP | ANGELA DOLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

PONTOISE, France — France's richest woman and her daughter have resolved a protracted legal dispute over more than euro1 billion ($1.3 billion) that...

How Handbag Designer Dareen Hakim Left Wall Street and Hasn't Looked Back

Nour Akkad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Nour Akkad

Imagine working for one of the most successful beauty companies in the world and imagine choosing to give it all up at the height of the financial crisis. A risky move, one that handbag designer Dareen Hakim says it was all worth it.