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Mass market nail care just got a leg up on designer brands

Startup founder Lizzy Klein took color matching conversations beyond social and built an app that helps consumers hack luxury nail polish looks.

Mass market nail care just got a leg up on designer brands

P&G set to change Olay packaging after settling slack fill lawsuit

Procter & Gamble says it will change the packaging design for its Olay Skin care products in the US after a lawsuit resulted in the company paying $850,000 in civil liberty and legal costs.


“Of his own invention” - Burt’s Bees founder dies

The founder of Burt’s Bees, one of the forerunners in the natural and organic cosmetic category, has a passed away aged 80, at his home in Bangor, Maine.

Global beauty market for allantoin set to grow

Last year, cosmetics industry applications of allantoin constituted nearly 34% of the global market for the ingredient, and demand for personal care products with the keratolytic will help keep the market growing though 2022, according to Grand View Research.

Unilever on skin care acquisition trail again this time buying Murad

Unilever flexes its skin care muscle once again this time agreeing to buy clinical brand Murad, as it looks to further enhance its position in the market and ‘complement’ recent acquisitions.

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