All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Sephora’

Kat Von D ‘Underage Red’ Lipstick: Fans Weigh In

Kat Von D’s “Underage Red” lipstick sold through Sephora caused quite a stink in the press last week. Apparently some people have their panties all in a wad about the name, saying that it refers to underage sex. Kat Von D is not stranger to controversy, and uses cult favorite names and labels on her products through Sephora, including such …

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Kat Von D ‘Underage Red’ Lipstick Causing an Uproar

Kat Von D is catching hell over the name of a lipstick. Kat Von D has built a career around being noticeable and sometimes controversial. While her rise to fame in the eyes of most Americans was due to her time on the TLC reality television show Miami Ink — and which she was asked to leave due to a …

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Kat Von D ‘Underage Red’ Lipstick Criticized

Kat Von D has a makeup line and a new lipstick in that line has come under fire. Sephora, the beauty retail chain that sells her line has been criticized for selling it, too. So what’s the complaint about the lipstick? Kat Von D has named the color ‘Underage Red.’ It seems some people believe the name suggests something inappropriate–either …

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Sephora Doesn’t Trust Its Asian Customers? Allegedly Deactivated Accounts According To Race

As beauty supply giant Sephora could be about to learn the hard way, what seems like a simple and logical solution is actually grounds for a MAJOR lawsuit. Trouble began brewing Friday morning when Sephora made the following announcement on its Facebook page: The reality is that in taking steps to restore website functionality, some of our loyal North American …

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Kat Von D’s “Celebutard” Lipstick Seen As Offensive

The cosmetic giant Sephora had to pull down Kat Von D’s “Celebutard” lipstick from its shelves this week after it received numerous complaints from disability advocates and upset consumers. The name is said to refer to bland celebrities in reality TV shows, and it also references ‘retard’. Over the past week, there have been several blogs and social media messages …

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Kat Von D’s Lipstick Has Offensive Name

Kat Von D’s newest lipstick is stirring up controversy over the name: “Celebutard”. The lipstick is the newest addition to her lip color line, Painted Love. After parents of children with disabilities, and different organizations caused an uproar over the name, Sephora pulled the lipsticks from their shelves and issued an apology to those they offended. “It has come to …

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How Beauty Chain Sephora Is Taking Retail Digital

Cosmetics retailer Sephora is known for the very hands-on, but pressure-free experience it offers to consumers in its physical stores. The company, however, is also making a name for itself in the online world as it ramps up its digital efforts. Sephora recently rolled out a “digital makeover,” which included a new website, a deep integration with Pinterest, and an …

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