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Color cosmetics boom shows no sign of slowing, says CEW panel

10-Nov-2016 - Company leaders from IT Cosmetics, Bite Beauty, and BECCA Cosmetics spoke in New York City on Tuesday evening at the organization’s final Beauty Insider event of the year. And according...

The Beauty of Virtual Reality: selling cosmetic and personal care ingredients in the digital future

10-Nov-2016 - At this month’s IFSCC event in Orlando, Florida, two suppliers incorporated VR technology into their booths to attract the attention of chemists and formulators. The experiences were quite different one...

Trend Spotting: 2016 cosmetics and personal care ingredient and market highlights

09-Nov-2016 - Over the past months, Cosmetics Design has reported on the beauty business trends that continue to shape the industry. Here, we look back at a selection of that coverage.

Symrise nominated as top corporation for sustainability

04-Nov-2016 - Symrise, global fragrance and ingredients supplier, has been picked out for its efforts in sustainability, with the company having been nominated for the 2016 German Sustainability Award.

Harris Poll finds strong consumer demand for natural beauty products

02-Nov-2016 - Data gathered at the behest of Kari Gran, for the eco-luxe skin care and color cosmetics brand’s second annual Green Beauty Barometer Survey, indicates that millennial interest in naturals is...

Fragrance Foundation to fête Pamela Baxter

01-Nov-2016 - In New York City on Thursday, the non-profit membership organization is hosting an award event to recognize Baxter’s distinguished contribution to the fragrance industry.


Two Views: Natural beauty is here to stay

27-Oct-2016 - Cosmetics made with non-synthetic or ‘clean’ ingredients sourced from nature are quite popular just now. For this installment of Two Views, Cosmetics Design asked Wendi Berger of Pour le Monde...

in-cosmetics LATAM proves to be a big platform for the sensory trend

27-Oct-2016 - At the recent in-cosmetics Latin America event in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Cosmetics Design caught up with Belinda Carli who highlighted some of the most important launches at the event, as...

CEW Achiever Awards celebrate the beauty industry’s top leaders

25-Oct-2016 - In New York City Friday, Cosmetic Executive Women hosted the 2016 edition of its annual luncheon honoring individual women for their leadership and innovation in the personal care and beauty...

Almost Omnichannel: QVC to launch new dedicated retail beauty network

25-Oct-2016 - The television shopping channel has evolved as media and consumer buying habits have. And at the end of October, QVC will debut a new multichannel beauty-only retail network for today’s...

in-cosmetics LATAM director discusses growth of the event

24-Oct-2016 - Despite the crushing economic crisis in Brazil, the in-cosmetics Latin America event has gone from strength to strength. Cosmetics Design caught up with the show director to find out about...

Mary Kay skin care stands out in the global beauty marketplace

20-Oct-2016 - This week, the direct-sales beauty company celebrated being named a top skin care brand. Mary Kay believes innovative formulations and product benefits make the brand distinctive.

Five strange habits of consumers you’re never going to change

19-Oct-2016 - We use personal care products every day, and trial new products as we need or hear about them. What you may not realise is there are some interesting consumer habits...

Kiehl’s latest in-store promo gives a nod to beauty from within

18-Oct-2016 - This weekend the L’Oréal brand is running a skin hydration promotion that emphasizes the importance of healthy living and the potential of beauty from within.

This year’s SupplySide West ingredient tradeshow was the largest ever

17-Oct-2016 - Boasting a record number of attendees and high industry engagement, the event organizers are looking ahead to 2017 for another show serving a spectrum of industries from dietary supplements to...

Shiseido Americas gets serious about prestige beauty

12-Oct-2016 - The company is grouping related brands to gain a larger presence in the market; and this week announced it has hired an LVMH veteran as president of its new Beauty...

What matters most to women buying cosmetics in the US

11-Oct-2016 - In Mintel’s latest report on US beauty consumer expectations and motivations, analysts and data reveal current insights on how to best engage and educate shoppers as well as how to...

Biotech: Engineering the future of fragrance, cosmetics, and personal care

10-Oct-2016 - From ingredient sourcing through to finished products, biotechnology is changing the way beauty gets made.

United 1 International Laboratories expands to meet demand for cosmetics and nutrition products

05-Oct-2016 - The Texas-based contract manufacturer has been growing exponentially over the past 10 years and company executives point to increased capabilities, new clients, and the global marketplace as reasons why.

NYC’s Javits Center to host 2 major beauty industry tradeshows in 2017

05-Oct-2016 - Both the NYSCC Suppliers Day event and the North American edition of in-cosmetics have announced plans to relocate to the convention center on Manhattan’s far west side, keeping the region’s...

IFSCC 2016 congress kicks off October 30th

04-Oct-2016 - The annual gathering of cosmetic chemists and affiliated beauty industry professionals is just weeks away and the program is packed with scientific educational sessions, technical exhibits, and lively opportunities for...

Rockefeller University debuts beauty science curriculum

03-Oct-2016 - In collaboration with The National Beauty Science Institute, New York City’s Rockefeller University, which specializes in biomedical research, is now enrolling students for its new consumer-facing educational program.

IASC says global aloe market continues to expand

26-Sep-2016 - Despite recent regulatory slings and arrows the aloe market continues to expand, a trade organization representative said.

Insight from the US: latest in organic beauty

23-Sep-2016 - A market research firm dedicated to retail of organics in the US is set to reveal its insights to a European audience next week.

The new L’Oréal USA headquarters is changing a neighborhood

22-Sep-2016 - In June, the beauty company opened new offices in New York City, just two avenues away from the Hudson River. Now the company has partnered with a local nonprofit to...

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