Some recent headlines and other fascinating news you may have missed!
Drybar Are Creating the Uber of Massage Spas: Drybar founder Alli Webb and co-founder Michael Laudau, in partnership with Drybar’s former VP of marketing Brittany Driscoll, are upending the seemingly-dated massage industry with Squeeze, an app-driven spa concept that will get you in and out the door with only your phone in hand. Everything from booking to paying and tipping is done through the app (there will be zero cash or credit transactions in the shops), but you still get to go to a physical brick and mortar shop for the experience.(Brit + Co) https://go.brit.co/2RR9rB8
Glossier Opens New Flagship Store In New York: Upstart beauty brand and retailer Glossier announced that it would open Glossier Flagship, its first flagship store at 123 Lafayette Street in New York City on November 8th, at the same address where the company was originally founded back in 2014. (Forbes) http://bit.ly/2DH2oYL
New York Times Bestselling author Rachel Hollis has wooed millions of women with her book. What’s her message?: Hollis is a 35-year-old mother of four who’s turned herlifestyle blog — and life experience — into a thriving business as a motivational speaker,podcasterand, yes, social media influencer. With her girl-next-door looks and tough-love message of self-reliance — “You, and only you, are ultimately responsible for how happy you are” — she has tapped into a well of female need. (Washington Post)https://wapo.st/2qQERw9
This New Keurig Machine Makes Cocktails Like Moscow Mules, Margaritas and Cosmos (People) http://bit.ly/2RV8LdU
Top YouTuber Lilly Singh Says She’s Taking a Break From Videos, Citing Mental Health: “I am mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually exhausted,” said Singh, noting that she’s been creating videos consistently for the past eight years. “I’m not my optimal happiness right now. I could be mentally healthier.” (Variety) http://bit.ly/2zVlvdj
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