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DAX Hair Care

Project: DAX Hair Care

DAX Hair Care The Challenge DAXimizing a 65 Year-Old Brand Identity DAX Hair Care is a longstanding, trusted brand for consumers with natural hair around the globe. Over time, their hair care product formulations evolved into being sought after by people of all...

Project: Shiseido

Shiseido GIRVIN has been associated with a variety of design programs for Shiseido in Tokyo and New York. One of their preliminary launches pursuing the children and baby care retail environment was Angel Dew. We worked with a team of designers from Tokyo in our...

Project: Benefit

TheGIRVINBenefit GIRVIN partnered with the Benefit leadership in exploring brand strategy and visualizations for a heritage cosmetic product offering that started with the innovation of Jean and Jane Ford, and now continues after decades of operation, to a worldwide...
Sally Beauty | Venique

Project: Sally Beauty | Venique

Sally BeautyVenique Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. is an international specialty retailer and distributor of professional beauty supplies, offering products for hair, skin, and nails through professional lines as well as an extensive selection of proprietary merchandise....
Nu Skin

Project: Nu Skin

Nu Skin GIRVIN was asked to define and delineate the essence of the Nu Skin Enterprises umbrella positioning and the Nu Skin brand with the introduction of a new age-inhibitor product grouping. We explored the brand history, storytelling, dimensions of action,...