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Mintel reports ethnic haircare market as still being heavily invested in

Mintel reports ethnic haircare market as still being heavily invested in

In 2014, the market value of haircare products formulated for Black consumers was estimated to be worth $774 million, a 12% increase since the recession in 2009. A rise Mintel attributes to hair playing a vital role in shaping image.

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Researchers say that high levels of microplastic pollution have been detected in stretches of the St Lawrence River running through a number of regions in Canada.

Today, Makeup New York will open its doors for the fourth consecutive year, promising once again to be bigger than ever, thanks to more exhibitors and an expanded conference program.

Singapore based scientists have discovered a way to get collagen to penetrate deeper into the skin in a more efficient way. 

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Researchers develop beauty patch to enhance absorption of skin care products from CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com

A team of researchers in Finland have developed a disposable beauty patch that uses microampere current to enhance absorption of skin care products that will offer future consumers an opportunity to perform galvanic skin treatments at home. 

Canadean reveals the future of UK skin care - personalisation from CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com

In a new survey, market researcher Canadean investigates the UK’s skin care market, determining personalisation as being the up and coming trend in the category.

ASEAN harmonisation on the agenda at in-cosmetics Asia from CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

This year’s in-cosmetics Asia event will host a panel discussion looking at the challenges and opportunities for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) which will be finalised in 2015, and how this will affect cosmetics companies in the region and further afield.

Slowdown in Japan sees brands looking for new opps in Vietnam from CosmeticsDesign-Asia.com

Following a slowdown in its’ domestic market, Japanese manufacturer Naris Cosmetics has expanded its' business into Vietnam’s market. 

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How I got to the top: Kevin Gallagher, president of Global Personal Care & Actives, Croda Inc
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Mintel: a gallery of nail care innovations

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The US nail color and care market has battled through the recession and is tipped to see...

L’Oréal, Estée Lauder and P&G head the ‘genius’ hair care brands

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L’Oréal, Estée Lauder and Procter &Gamble are the owners of the most digitally competent hair care and...

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