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An update on cosmetics consumer buying behavior

17-Aug-2016 - This year’s TABS study shows specialty channel growth, online sales decline, and includes a lot more data about who’s buying beauty, where women shop, and the trends and products that...


Digital beauty: latest developments and future directions

17-Aug-2016 - As beauty’s digital capacity continues to advance, we take a look at the latest and upcoming developments set to define the industry.

Catrice, newly available in US

16-Aug-2016 - Another European color cosmetics brand has come to market in the States. This time it’s the Catrice brand from Cosnova Beauty, a German company.

L’Oréal to build solar installation in Kentucky

15-Aug-2016 - The world’s largest beauty company is making a strong move on sustainability in the heart of coal country. L’Oréal is on track to build the largest private solar facility in...


Rise of wellness: the ‘clean beauty’ trend

12-Aug-2016 - Linked closely with the rise of the clean eating trend, clean beauty is quietly becoming something of craze. In this newsletter special, we review our archives to follow its rise,...

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Mintel: exclusive expert view on Brexit and beauty

11-Aug-2016 - In this exclusive article, we get a market expert’s perspective on the impact of the Brexit vote on the beauty industry.

TRI-K debuts refreshed website

10-Aug-2016 - Having opened new international offices last year, the specialty ingredient maker is growing. Now, this week, TRI-K has announced the redesign of its customer site—one that’s easy to use and...

Multinational beauty giant L’Oréal highlighted in latest “Buying In” report

08-Aug-2016 - The new report out from Forest Trends, a non-profit group doling out financial incentives in the interest of all things environmental, is lauding the global carbon reduction initiatives of companies...

Dow Corning's platforms new possibilities for hair styling products

08-Aug-2016 - This year one of Dow Corning's hair care strategies has been to target silicone-based leave in products, thanks to its latest award-winning technology which has raised the bar on the possibilities for this type...

A new headquarters for Estée Lauder?

04-Aug-2016 - The beauty company’s search for a new space is underway as two of its key leases in New York City are set to expire, according to real estate industry media....

Iran’s beauty sales set to blossom thanks to better relationship with West

03-Aug-2016 - Iran’s beauty market is being driven by two key factors: young consumers and the economic growth possibilities offered by a more stable economic situation.

Niche brands driving growth in saturated UK beauty market

02-Aug-2016 - Consumers in the UK are still displaying a healthy appetite for beauty and personal care, with the segment seeing a rise of 2% value growth in 2015 according to the...

Women’s Marketing Inc. has useful new data on multicultural beauty consumer behavior

01-Aug-2016 - Unmasking the Beauty Consumer, the media strategy company’s latest report, presents data gathered in conjunction with the Seurat Group, that throws a bright light on how women today discover and...

Walgreens shutters

01-Aug-2016 - The pharmacy chain announced last week that the ecommerce site will be shut down in the coming months. It’s a move to keep cosmetics and personal care consumers loyal...

New insights on anti-aging skin care from in-cosmetics

28-Jul-2016 - The personal care ingredients event producer, in collaboration with Euromonitor International, has just published analysis on the future of the category.

Mary Kay’s new app helps sell beauty products and supports enterprising consultants

28-Jul-2016 - The direct-sales cosmetics and personal care company has launched a new digital app that acts as a virtual assistant and makes mobile transactions a matter of course for the company’s...

What to expect from this year’s in-cosmetics Asia

21-Jul-2016 - A big emphasis is set to be placed on R&D at this year’s in-cosmetics Asia, which is due to take place in Bangkok, Thailand, 8 - 10 November.

Eye on the Trends in Asia: customisation

20-Jul-2016 - Four key trends are tipped to define the skin care market in Asia in the coming years, according to research from Euromonitor International. In this series of specials, Cosmetics Design...

New data on public perception of cosmetic and personal care brands

19-Jul-2016 - The research and consulting company YouGov has just released its mid-year BrandIndex, reporting on the skin care and hair care brands that US consumers have a distinctly positive impression of.

Ranking the most trusted cosmetics and personal care online retailers in Canada

18-Jul-2016 - BrandSpark International, a brand, marketing, and product innovation firm specializing in consumer packaged goods just released the results of its ecommerce study, and earlier this year rated beauty brands across...

Shifts in beauty consumer spending mean big opportunity for sun care

14-Jul-2016 - This, according to data from market information provider The NPD Group. Sun protection products—sunscreen, makeup, and skin care with SPF—are selling well and poised for continued growth.

Evolution of sensation – why sensory matters so much now

14-Jul-2016 - Touch has such a big impact on human emotions. Have you ever noticed how the feel of your personal care products can have a similar effect? In this guest article from...

Is beauty from within set to make a comeback?

13-Jul-2016 - Beauty from within never went away in Asia, but in Europe initial enthusiasm waned, while in the US it never really took off in a big way. So is the...

Epsom salt: the private-label natural no store should miss

13-Jul-2016 - It’s a wellness subcategory all to itself, according to Laureen Schroeder, principal consultant at the health, beauty, and wellness firm Bespoke Beauty Partners, who talked with Cosmetics Design about the...

Cosmetic 360 set to re-open in Paris as a bigger event

08-Jul-2016 - The second edition of the Cosmetics 360 event is set to open its doors at the Carrousel du Louvre in Paris as a significantly bigger show than last year.

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29th IFSCC 2016 Congress

Orlando, FL / Conference and exhibition

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The Healthy & Natural Show

Chicago / Conference and exhibition

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