Cosmetics Essays

The Cover Girl

The CoverGirl ad from January 2014 includes a picture of Queen Latifah in a grayish background with her green eye shadow. Queen Latifah has small brown eyes with long curly black eyelashes. She has a beautiful big smile with shiny white teeth. Queen Latifah also has a lovely pair of small gold round dangling earrings in her ears. The word “CoverGirl” is written in big bold green letter across her forehead, all to improve her appearance. Queen Latifah is written…

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Collagen Supplements

As a person’s age advances, the skin loses natural cells that promote elasticity and help maintain youthful look. Collagen, known to be a form of protein that holds and tightens the skin underneath, slowly decreases with age. Hence when you reach the age of forty, you notice that your skin starts to sag and form wrinkles. Even the hair and nails suffer from this gradual loss of collagen. The lips, most especially, also become less plump and the usual pout…

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Supply and Demand

Shanyce’s beauty salon will be located at 83 Hagley Park Road, Kingston 20. It is a highly populated area where schools and other business places are located; this is an ideal location for a beauty salon as there are no other beauty salons of close proximity. It is also a safe place as it is located close to the Hagley Park road police station. Adjacent to the location are housing projects that are under construction, hence the demands for hair…

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The Definition of Beauty

The definition of beauty has long been sought after; beauty is the transitions through human life, and is not subject to hour-long make-up rituals in the morning or being a size two. The birth of a child and the life they yet to live is beauty. Caking on chemical filled appearance “enhancers”, or sporting this years new fashion line is not what defines beauty. Beauty is experience, and is shown through the miracles that occur through human life; beauty is…

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Beauty Salon

The name of the salon is “Exquisite Beauty Salon”. The theme is unique and chic. Exquisite is characterized as an intricate and beautiful design and that is what Exquisite salon is, a complex and a beautiful design in providing a good quality services in the field of cosmetology. Our Mission: Building your character through your hair by establishing the strong foundation of your persona so that others may see the beauty of the real you. Our Vision: HAIR ARCHITECTURE –…

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Analysis of the Cosmetic Industry

Prior to discussing any creative industry, it is crucial that we first define ‘creativity’. Creativity refers to the course of producing something original, or in the least, with original elements. Thus, a creative industry refers to economic activities that involve the creation of new, original materials. The cosmetic industry is one of such industries, of which will be analyzed according to Richard Caves’ economic properties. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the United States, cosmetics are “articles…

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Mestiza Whitening Soap

Whitening Soap have the distinct smell and have usually and orange color. Papaya also contains enzyme that will give our skin more refreshing. Papaya soap contains three main ingredients; papaya extract, papaya juice, and pulp. The three ingredients will be combine during the soap manufacturing. Vitamins C and A are highly concentrated in most papaya fruits, along with beta carotene and an enzyme called papain, an enzyme that helps digest proteins. The vitamins in papaya are often nourishing for the…

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Ulta Beauty_ the Journey and the Investment

Before ULTA entered the beauty market in 1990, a woman would have to go to multiple stores to find cosmetic, fragrance, and salon products. ULTA has become a woman’s one-stop-beauty department store, they house everything from brands such as Revlon to Estee Lauder, products such as nail polish to specialty shampoos, and they even offer makeup and hair services. In this industry of beauty there are many competitors and companies must stay ahead of their competition, ULTA has done this…

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L’oréal and It’s Strategy Analysis

Introduction L’Oréal is the company that I choose to be discussed. The reason why I choose this company is because they are the world leading cosmetic and beauty product’s company and they have a strong strategy for me to discuss on. L’Oréal is a cosmetics and beauty products’ company and it was founded at Clichy, France in 1909. Eugène Schueller is the founder of the company, who became an instructor at the Sorbonne after completed his study in the Institute…

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Lush Case Analysis

How LUSH creates value. “The whole point of Lush is that it should be fun for our customers and fun for us, while at the same time offering original products that work and give value for money” “Our aim is to offer the freshest products in the history of cosmetics.” “Create cosmetics that bring fun to people’s homes” LUSH© Geographic: Lush cosmetics is a global company, with over 500 locations in 38 countries. Retail stores in many major metropolitan markets…

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Strategic Management

1. INTRODUCTION In this time of great uncertainty, many organizations are wondering which changes will have the greatest impact on their businesses in the years ahead. What is certain is that the threats and opportunities facing any company as a result of change and uncertainty in the environment can have an impact on its profitability and even the very survival of the organization. A strategy is the direction and scope of an organization over the long term. It matches its…

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Business Management

My career interest is cosmetology. I have always wanted to own my own beauty salon and become a cosmetologist. I am interested in cosmetology because I love to do hair and being an African American, I need to have my hair done to look nice and presentable. As a child, I always wanted to do others and my own hair. My mother had a license in cosmetology for fourteen years and I always wanted to be just like her. My…

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Interview with Makeup Artist Sephora

Being a makeup artist requires a lot of hard work, precision, and artistry. It is a job that is challenging, yet rewarding. Meet David. David is a 24 year old makeup artist who currently works as a beauty advisor at Sephora on 42nd and Madison. David was also interested on being on the Sephora Pro Beauty Team, but told me that is a task he is working on and will further take on in the coming time. He spends hours…

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Maybelline

Marketing is the business function that identifies unfulfilled needs and wants, defines and measures their magnitude, determines which target market the organization can best serve, decides on the appropriate products, pricing and promotion and distribution programs to serve these markets to develop a market orientation. From a societal point of view, marketing is the link between a society’s material requirements and its economic patterns of response. Marketing satisfy these needs and wants through exchange processes and building long term relationships….

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Shoplifting_ Restorative Justice Program

Please accept this letter as my apology for shoplifting on the evening of Tuesday, December 11th, 2012. At the time of this incident, when Taylor and I were walking into Walmart there were no plans to shoplift. We went in and started looking around, we went to the make up section and Taylor had earlier mentioned she had heard of a really good eye liner so I had gone with her to cheak out this eye liner. I had already…

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