GENEVA – There are new executive leadership hires at the international hairstyling firm Wella Company. These hires include: Virginie Costa joins Wella Company as Global Chief Financial Officer. She was Chief Financial and Operations Officer for Burberry Americas and CFO and COO of Hermes in France and Americas. Most recently, CostaMORE HERE

Noxzema Medicated Shave, once a leading shaving cream brand in the U.S., is now apparently discontinued. Supplies of the shave cream online are selling from $30 to $150 a can on eBay and Amazon, as precious as post-Prohibition liquor. They are still available in Europe, however. The original Noxzema skinMORE HERE

SHELTON, Conn. — Edgewell Personal Care Company (NYSE: EPC) said August 4, 2020 that it would acquire the men’s grooming company Cremeo for an all cash price of $235 million. The skin care and beard care brand will add to Edgewell’s portfolio including Jack Black and Bulldog, Rod Little, Edgewell’s PresidentMORE HERE

NEW YORK, April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — This April, the Georgette Klinger brand was relaunched. Armed with Georgette’s original formulas and common-sense approach to skin care, the brand is expanding its line with enhanced products crafted for a lifetime of beautiful skin. With new ingredients for 2017, Georgette Klinger has updated their classicMORE HERE

One of the best-known toothpaste brands of the 20th century is still around, sort of. The toothpaste brand, which in Turkey is as well-known as Colgate or Crest, is a forgotten footnote, and has been on and off the market in the U.S. for decades. Today, it is still hardMORE HERE

So many fragrances get forgotten, ruined or changed, but one that has survived for men is Eau Sauvage by Christian Dior. Sadly, most department stores don’t stock it, and you have to find it at those cheesy generic perfume shops located in sub-leased spots in the mall. It’s a stinkyMORE HERE

Some readers were discussing distinctive men’s colognes that were still around. One of the survivors (and a potent scent) is Canoe by Dana. The brand was originally for women, but became a men’s brand in the 1970s in the United States. Below, a 1981 ad for the cologne. The adsMORE HERE