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Cosmetics companies among only brands consumers strongly identify with biodiversity

01-Jul-2015 - Natura, Yves Rocher, The Body Shop, and Dabur are among the brands that consumers strongly identify with biodiversity; according to the Union for Ethical BioTrade’s Biodiversity Barometer as beauty brands...

Canadian supermarkets spot demand for Asian beauty products

30-Jun-2015 - Loblaw has begun to reposition its business with the opening of a pilot store in Mississauga, Ontario. The new store is structured around fresh food, takes shifting consumer demographics into...

ICMAD readies for its 11th annual CITY Awards

29-Jun-2015 - The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) association is readying to announce the winners of the 11th annual Cosmetics Innovators of the Year (CITY) Awards.

CVS drug stores get serious about beauty

24-Jun-2015 - The retailer is looking to make up for $2b of revenue, which the company previously brought in through tobacco sales, with a four-pronged approach that centers on wellness.

Don't forget, tomorrow is the Skincare Ingredients 2015 event!

23-Jun-2015 - Don’t forget to log on for the fifth edition of our Skincare Ingredients event, which is starting tomorrow morning, June 24th, at 8am EST.

Brazilian hair care sees ready opportunity in the Middle East

22-Jun-2015 - The Sweet Hair company out of São Paulo has begun implementing plans, expanding its sales and distribution to include five of countries in the region, as well as Morocco in...

You can create branded content that sells cosmetics

17-Jun-2015 - Consumer views of video marketing on popular digital platforms is growing by leaps and bounds, according to the Beauty on YouTube 2015 study from Pixability.

Cosmoprof Las Vegas conference presentation focuses on cult brand status

15-Jun-2015 - Achieving cult status is the dream that many cosmetic brand owners aspire to. It is invariably a long, complex and expensive journey to take, but we find out that there...

Skincare Ingredients 2015

Skin care - regulatory updates you do not want to miss!

11-Jun-2015 - The ever-changing skin care segment is seeing break-neck growth and demand for natural and anti-ageing products. Thus, keeping up with legislation on a global scale can be a challenge..

Can genotypic data change the face of skin care?

10-Jun-2015 - Olay’s latest research on consumer genetics has uncovered data that will help the skin care company develop next-generation products aimed at making skin appear ageless.  

Personal care market in Turkey tipped for growth

10-Jun-2015 - An improving economy, changing perceptions towards grooming, and a young population are all factors that are fuelling the cosmetics and personal care market in Turkey at the moment.

Skincare Ingredients 2015

June 24th is the date to put in your diaries for Skincare Ingredients 2015

09-Jun-2015 - The fifth edition of Skincare Ingredients will go live on June 24th, in just two weeks, with a full conference program that tackles some of the most crucial issues in...

Here's how the market for personal care delivery systems is performing globally

09-Jun-2015 - By 2020 the personal care delivery system market will likely top $543m, according to intelligence firm Persistence Market Research.

Expanding market potential for marula oil

04-Jun-2015 - Botanical oils have become quite popular as signature ingredients and as stand-alone products, accordingly, one prominent company in the space is growing fast.

Skin treatment maker partners with the NRS to caution consumers away from cosmetics

02-Jun-2015 - Medical skin care company Galderma has launched a consumer education campaign directed at people affected by rosacea.

Harry’s Cosmeticology launched as 9th edition

02-Jun-2015 - Cosmetics Design caught up with Meyer Rosen, editor-in-chief of the 9th edition of Harry’s Cosmeticology, a publication invariably described as the 'formulators’ bible'.

Suppliers’ Day 2015: Interview with Susan Sperring, North American marketing manager for Momentive Performance Materials

01-Jun-2015 - Cosmetics Design reporter Deanna Utroske spoke with Susan Sperring of Momentive Performance Materials about SilForm INX, a multifunctional polymer, and its properties as a hair care and color cosmetics ingredient.

Suppliers’ Day 2015: Interview with Melissa Vitale, global marketing manager of hair styling for AkzoNobel Surface Chemistry

28-May-2015 - At Suppliers’ Day 2015, Cosmetics Design reporter Deanna Utroske sat down with Melissa Vitale of AkzoNobel to discuss that company’s ingredient development strategy and the rheology control agent BALANCE RCFg.

Suppliers' Day 2015: Interview with NYSCC outgoing chair, Kim Burch

27-May-2015 - Cosmetics Design caught up with outgoing NYSCC chair Kim Burch at the recent Suppliers' Day event in Edison, New Jersey. In the interview Kim discusses her involvement with the organization for...

Suppliers' Day 2015: Interview with NYSCC incoming chair, Ray Ordiales

26-May-2015 - Cosmetics Design caught up with the incoming chair of the NYSCC for 2016, Ray Ordiales, who shared some of his vision for the organization in the year ahead, as well...

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Euromonitor runs rule over recent nutraceutical award winners

25-May-2015 - Market analyst Euromonitor International dissects recent NutraIngredients Awards winners to provide category perspective from sustainable omega-3 to healthy ageing in this guest article.

Herbal formulas growing fastest in the shampoo market

21-May-2015 - New research analysis looks at what’s driving the global shampoo market, which products will perform well going forward, and the varied expectations of regional consumers.

Top 50 global brands include 13 personal care products

21-May-2015 - A new survey by British research company Brand Footprint reveals that while Coca-Cola remains the most purchased brand in the world, there are also 13 personal care brands that make...

Makeup brush cleaning wipes, a profitable niche

21-May-2015 - According to a Harris Poll commissioned by Anisa International, the market for wipes and cleaning sprays could grow significantly with just a bit of consumer education.

Suppliers Day 2015, in photos

19-May-2015 - In this gallery we bring you some of the highlights from the 2015 NYSCC Suppliers Day, in Edison, New Jersey, by focusing on the drive for innovation and technology, as well...

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