cosmetics and beauty products


A state judge has dismissed a lawsuit by trade associations challenging New York's requirement that nail salons post bonds to protect worker wages.


  New York lawmakers have approved tougher regulation of nail salons, intended to help protect some 40,000 workers, many of them female immigrants, from getting shorted on pay and otherwise mistreated. 

Local salons and cosmetics going all-natural

Apr 24, 2012

As consumers demand more environmentally conscious products, companies have been responding with hybrid cars, green cleaning products, and organic food. The beauty industry is no different, and some salons and make-up lines are going “au naturel”. WAMC’s Elizabeth Conkey has more…