Wal-Mart is replacing the Olsens' tween makeup line with one called GeoGirl, which has an "environmental" theme and is aimed at girls ages 8-12. Tweens spend—or get their parents to spend—around $24 million on cosmetics per year.
One of the complaints I've seen surrounding Christina Aguilera's extremely NSFW video "Not Myself Tonight" is that Aguilera is blatantly ripping off Lady Gaga, which I guess is a good argument, if you think pop culture is 6 months old.
What's on the back-to-school lists of American teens? $100 tote bags, $300 Chanel sunglasses and $200 Tory Burch shoes, thanks to disposable income, indulgent parents, and celebrity envy, reports CNN. Explains one branding specialist, "There's more people they're looking up to and wanting to emulate, and they can do…