BCL entered the cosmetics business as a division of Sony Creative Products Inc. (now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.), through a technological tie-up with the French company Stendhal.
Began rolling out products to 18 department stores.
Shizuoka Products Center established
Business division broke off and became Sony CP Laboratories Inc. (headquartered in Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo) with the aim of further expanding its cosmetics business
Headquarters moved to Shirokanedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Cleansing Research product series containing AHA launched
VECUA department store brand launched
Restgenol skincare brand launched to target banded pores®
Trade name changed to B&C Laboratories Inc.
B&C Laboratories (China) Inc. established
Merged with a new company called StylingLife Holdings Inc. to become StylingLife Holdings BCL Company
Launched VECUA Honey line under the "honeybee forest" concept
StylingLife Holdings Inc. headquarters moved to Kita-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
New brand with the Lifestyle brand honey and natural materials "HONEY ROA (Haniroa)