beauty

Beautified Gets $1.2 Million Seed, Updates Its Look And Takes On StyleSeat In SF And LA

The last minute booking app for last minute hair and beauty appointments in New York, Beautified, announced a lot of updates today. First, the startup founded by NYC DJ Hannah Bronfman, Annie Evans an

Stash For iPhone Finds The Best Prices For Beauty Products And Personal Care Items, Makes Re-ordering Easy

A company called Stash wants to take the hassle out of shopping for beauty and personal care items, while also scouring the web to find the lowest prices and best products, as recommended by experts,

Julep Is Heading To iPhone With App That Lets You Customize A Monthly Box Of Beauty Products

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.julep.com/">Julep</a>, the beauty brand whose nail polish shades are virtually <a target="_blank" href="http://www.pinterest.com/search/pins/?q=julep">unavoidable o

Into the Gloss, An Editorial Beauty Site, Raises $2M To Build Its Team

<a target="_blank" href="http://intothegloss.com/">Into The Gloss</a>, an editorial beauty website based out of New York, has raised $2 million in venture capital funding led by Forerunner and Lerer V

Focused On Women, Sprightly Debuts A Visual Content Platform Showing What’s Hot Across Fashion, Beauty, Design Sites & More

<a target="_blank" href="http://spright.ly/">Sprightly</a>, a newly launching startup whose founding team has an extensive history working in female-focused businesses, including Refinery29, Etsy, Chl

Birchbox Rebrands In The UK, Hopes To Take A Little Shine Off Glossybox And Other Beauty Box Rivals

If you're familiar with <a target="_blank" href="http://www.birchbox.com/">Birchbox</a> -- the subscription service that delivers boxes of cosmetics and beauty products to your doorstep -- you know th

Glossybox, The Samwer Brothers’ Birchbox Effort, Opens Its Lid: $72M In Funding And 2M Boxes Shipped

Rocket Internet is sometimes known for being reticent on how its <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/07/20/rocket-internets-new-site-reveals-a-huge-global-cloning-operation-in-full-flow/">vast e

Foundation Video: Melody McCloskey Of StyleSeat On Getting Investors Involved In A Beauty Startup

In the most recent episode of my <a target="_blank" href="http://foundation.kr/">Foundation</a> video series, I sat down with the founder of <a target="_blank" href="http://www.styleseat.com">StyleSea

Social Beauty Startup Preen.me Raises $800K From Genesis & Horizons Ventures

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.preen.me/">Preen.me</a>, a Tel Aviv-based social beauty startup, is today announcing having closed on a healthy $800,000 round of seed funding led by <a target="_bl

French Birchbox Competitor JolieBox Acquires Spain’s Glamourum

<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/joliebox">JolieBox</a>, which is basically a French version of <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/birchbox">Birchbox</a>, has just acquired the Span

Software makes an ugly face beautiful

Israeli scientists have developed software that turns your ugly mug into a mathematically beautiful visage. Yes, we have evolved a great deal, us humans. What the software (a Photoshop plugin) does is

Top 10 Most Beautiful Cellphones

Some say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Although that may be true to some extent, there’s no denying that some cellphones out there look a lot better than others. Fosfor Gadgets has