When Rochester, N.Y.-based Wegmans Food Markets opened its first New Jersey store last year, brightly colored nail polishes were featured in promotional areas.
Now, those same areas hold Procter & Gamble's CG Smoothers, a new facial product.
Women may still be polishing their nails, but nail color is no longer the engine driving beauty sales. Statistics from Information Resources, Inc. of Chicago paint the picture. Nail polish and treatment sales are down 8.5 % to $427.4