12 Surprising Statistics About the Beauty Industry
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We’re no strangers to shocking beauty facts, and we’ve even been known to bust a few beauty myths. But, every now and then, we come across a statistic about the beauty industry that’s simply staggering. Did you know that the amount of time you spend getting ready varies based on which day of the week it is? Or which fragrance type lasts longest on the skin? Check out 12 interesting stats about the hair, makeup and skin care industries that may take you by surprise.