Sandra Bullock

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© David Torcivia

Sandra Bullock is an Oscar-winning actress born in Virginia. She shot to fame in the mid 90’s by starring in big budget films like ‘While You Were Sleeping’ and ‘Speed’. Her impeccable acting talent helped establish her place in the film industry well before winning an Oscar for ‘Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role’ in 2009’s ‘The Blind Side’. Some of her most popular work includes box office hits such as ‘Miss Congeniality’ ‘The Proposal’, and ‘All About Steve’. Bullock click here to read more

Barbara Streisand

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Barbara Streisand was born on April 24, 1942 in Williamsburg, New York. She is an American-based singer, actress, director, writer, producer, composer, author, designer, photographer and activist. Streisand moved to Manhattan to work as a cabaret singer. She aspired to be an actress and her Broadway debut opened the door for a recording contract, which soon helped her to become a household name. Streisand has sold over 70 million records worldwide, and is the only performer to have earned distinguished honors from all click here to read more

Halle Berry

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© Jenn Deering Davis

Halle Berry started a career as a fashion model before switching her profession to acting. The American actress appeared in various TV shows including ‘Living Dolls’ and ‘Knots Landing’ before making her way into the film industry. After landing a few small roles in movies, Berry’s big break came in 1992 with her performance in ‘Boomerang’ alongside Eddie Murphy. Since then, she has starred in, as well as helped produce, many successful films. Some of her best known roles came in films like ‘Die click here to read more

The Business and Profitability Of the Perfume Industry

One of the fastest growing categories in the fashion and cosmetics is the fragrance industry.  Fragrances (such as perfumes and colognes) are products that are widely used by both men and women.  Most of these users don’t just buy one scent, but several.  To accommodate these needs the fragrance industry introduces thousands of new perfumes, toilettes, eau de toilettes, and colognes each year.  The perfume industry alone brings in global sales revenue of $25 to $30 annually to the cosmetics and fashion industry.  Research click here to read more