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The bold and the virtual: Beauty trends for 2022

The beauty industry had quite the rebound last year.After mask mandates put a screeching halt to makeup sales, other sectors, like comforting fragrances and skincare to battle mask-related acne, kept the industry alive in the pandemic.But as we continued to adapt to the ‘new normal’, makeup sales slowly crept back. NPD reports that sales in Q3 of 2021 were up by 24 per cent, compared with the same time last year. Although still down relative to 2019, makeup’s growth has exceeded that of sk