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Are you looking to know which markets are the most lucrative, emerging and how the developed markets are getting on? Or maybe what segments are doing best or which areas are tipped for future growth?

Here you can stay up speed with the latest consumer trends, expert insight and market developments.

Beauty without Boundaries: How ‘multicultural’ product lines are reshaping the entire industry

25-Nov-2015 - At this week’s CEW Beauty Insider event in New York City, a panel of multicultural beauty market leaders discussed the transition to a psychographic and needs-based cosmetics and personal care...

A milestone moment for natural personal care

19-Nov-2015 - The independent California Baby brand celebrates its 20th anniversary this month and is doubling down to be an even more influential leader in the natural space with products for consumers...

Save the date for the Cosmetics Design Hair Care Forum: December 10th!

18-Nov-2015 - The annual Cosmetics Design Hair Care Forum will be aired on December 10th at 10:30am EST/ 16.30pm Paris Time, providing all the latest in hair care trends, with a specific focus...

MakeUp in Sao Paulo provides window into huge Brazil color cosmetics market

17-Nov-2015 - The MakeUp in Sao Paulo event is due to open its doors from December 8 to 9, providing a glimpse at one of the most vibrant but still developing color...

Sustainability Special Newsletter

Climate change and reducing impact is of major importance to beauty companies

17-Nov-2015 - Climate change has a major effect on our health as well as the planet and this means reducing carbon impact and aiming for a stable climate are of great importance,...

At-home beauty devices market to outpace spa and salon segments through 2020

16-Nov-2015 - P&S Market Research, a consulting services and industry forecasting agency, released its Global Beauty Devices Market report late last week, outlining the multiplicity of factors driving the category.

Hallstar launches ingredients targeting growing facial masks category

11-Nov-2015 - Hallstar has chosen to tap into the growing demand for facial masks by launching three ingredients aimed at heightening the efficacy of mask treatments.

What the fruit trend means for fine fragrance and scented personal care

10-Nov-2015 - Cosmetics Design spoke with fragrance expert Lisa Wilson, owner of Scent & Strategy, about the proliferation of newly sophisticated fruit notes and what perfumers are getting into next.

2015 #beauty20 award winners fêted in NYC

10-Nov-2015 - This marks the second year that innoCos events produced the digital marketing awards in New York City, honoring brands in 10 categories from best app to best Instagram and everything...

Sustainability Special Newsletter

Reaping the benefits of the Amazon while respecting biodiversity

10-Nov-2015 - Beraca has paved the way in sourcing natural cosmetics ingredients from the Amazon, but with new regulation being introduced to encourage research and development while preserving the biodiversity, we asked...

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CD Buzz: The latest analysis on P&G, Coty and fine fragrance trends

06-Nov-2015 - In this edition of CD Buzz, the Cosmetics Design USA team bring you the latest analysis on P&G's return to growth strategy and recent developments from Coty, which has announced...

Sustainability Special Newsletter

Does Asia's consumers care about 'eco friendly' over price and texture?

05-Nov-2015 - It's nothing new to say that Asia's consumers prioritize price and texture when choosing and indeed remaining loyal to a beauty brand. However, shoppers are becoming less passive towards eco-friendly products, increasingly prioritizing greener...

Sustainability Special Newsletter

Sustainability: Climate change, the Amazon, Asian consumers and the squirrel's hair

05-Nov-2015 - Welcome to our Sustainability Special Newsletter, which brings a collection of articles touching on subjects as diverse range of topics that help form this increasingly vital pillar of the cosmetics...

It's here! in-cosmetics Asia rolls out the green carpet for cosmetics professionals

03-Nov-2015 - The 2015 edition of in-cosmetics Asia has opened its doors to global ingredients suppliers as they aim to do business with buyers, manufacturers, formulators, scientists and marketing professionals from across Asia. ...

Anthropologist highlights how vegans are major influencers in the cosmetic market

Anthropologist highlights how vegans are major influencers in the cosmetic market

03-Nov-2015 - At the side lines of the recent Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, Cosmetics Design caught up with Ignacio Garcia Zoppi, co-founder of Tree Intelligence, a business that maps and monitors influencer networks the cosmetics industry. Amongst...

Growth of global ingredients market outpaces personal care industry

28-Oct-2015 - The growth of the global market for personal care ingredients will continue to outpace forecasts for the overall industry, according to latest research estimates.

Organic Monitor discusses challenges and opportunities in the huge Brazil naturals market

28-Oct-2015 - At the recent Organic Monitor Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil, we spoke to the market research company's founder Amajit Sahota to find out about the challenges posed by...

L’Oréal honors top tech founders

28-Oct-2015 - The company’s US-based Women in Digital initiative has announced it’s 2015 Next Generation Award Winners, recognizing the achievements of three original digital company leaders.

in-cosmetics Paris 2016 set to be biggest show yet

28-Oct-2015 - The in-cosmetics show returns to Paris in 2016, an is set to be the biggest ever instalment in its 26 year history according to the organisers, with a sensory bar...

A closer look at the 10 ways naturals are changing beauty

27-Oct-2015 - Yesterday, Cosmetics Design ran coverage of a new report from JWT Intelligence on the impact consumer naturalism is having on the cosmetics and personal care industry. Here we zoom in...

10 ways naturals are changing the beauty and personal care business

26-Oct-2015 - Lucie Greene, worldwide director of JWT Intelligence, presented the futurism and innovation consultancy’s newest research report—Beauty: the new natural—at a CEW Global Trends Event late last week in New York...

Fragrance Trend: marketing and formulating lifestyle scents

26-Oct-2015 - Consumers have outgrown signature scents and now wear perfumes appropriate to the occasion, event, or activity. Here, the team behind Pour Le Monde parfums tells Cosmetics Design what it all...

Why indie cosmetic brands are being snapped up by the bigger players

26-Oct-2015 - Cutting edge indie cosmetic brands have been leading the way in industry growth over the past few years, which explains why larger multinationals have been lining up to incorporate them...

Celebrities drive hair color market

21-Oct-2015 - A new consumer survey from eSalon shows that women often color their hair to emulate stars, be on trend and, to a conspicuously lesser extent, cover gray hair. 

L’Oréal continues digital push with General Assembly partnership

21-Oct-2015 - L’Oréal has finalized a partnership agreement with digital training specialist, General Assembly, as it continues to focus on digital as the core of its business.

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