10-Jun-2008 - With demand for increasingly effective sunscreens and sun care products growing increasingly important, we take a look at a number of recent studies that highlight the efficacy of supplements.
10-Jun-2008 - The naturals trend has long been evident in skin care but now it is increasingly moving into oral care, underlined by a new range launched by Fabulous Smiles.
10-Jun-2008 - Estee Lauder's Aramis division is launching a new Mustang scent, Mustang Blue, following the successful launch of the brand in summer 2007.
09-Jun-2008 - Pharmaceutical giant Allergan plans to release an eyelash growth stimulator having recently fought a number of alleged patent infringement cases over the drug.
09-Jun-2008 - Global fragrance company Coty will launch a new cosmeceutical brand in an attempt to increase its presence in the skin care market.
05-Jun-2008 - US specialist skin care player NuSkin has announced its expansion into the key Asian markets with the launch of new skin care products in the region.
05-Jun-2008 - The current economic downturn in the US may be increasing the market share of cheaper priced private label products, according to a Citigroup analyst.
05-Jun-2008 - DermaDNA, a system that measures an individual's DNA damage resulting from UV radiation and recommends a skin care regime accordingly, has been launched in Canada.
04-Jun-2008 - Lavender oil is a frequently used fragrance for personal care products but as it has been linked to contact dermatitis formulators have been known to steer clear of the ingredient.
04-Jun-2008 - US Organic consumer goods player Whole Foods Market has launched a new hair and skin care line containing an extract from the South American plant Yerba Maté.
03-Jun-2008 - A new natural and organic personal care conference is scheduled to open its doors in New York City on October 20, with its organizers claiming that it will cover all...
03-Jun-2008 - A lively discussion panel focusing on the fragmented state of the natural and organic personal care certification process in North America was one of the highlights of the Natural Beauty...
03-Jun-2008 - Jan Marini Skin Research will release a third eyelash enhancement product after its previous offerings were beset by regulatory issues and patent disputes.
02-Jun-2008 - Direct seller Avon will be launching the first James Bond fragrance to coincide with the release of the 22nd film in autumn 2008.
29-May-2008 - Leading cosmetics players Liz Claiborne and Elizabeth Arden have entered into a licensing agreement to market, distribute and manufacture Liz Claiborne fragrance brands.
28-May-2008 - Beauty foods have captured the imagination of European consumers but the global trend has yet to catch on in the US, according to Kline.
27-May-2008 - Organics have accelerated past naturals in Mintel data on beauty launches but the market research firm does not expect the trend to continue.
27-May-2008 - International test solutions provider Intertek Ageus Solutions says it has launched a comprehensive testing service that will help cosmetics players test for Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC).
22-May-2008 - Fashion designers and celebrity scents featured highly in the fragrance of the year awards, illustrating their enduring strength within the industry.
21-May-2008 - Croda releases data on its clear hair conditioning ingredient, Brazil finds a new market in the Middle East and the latest in bizarre cosmetics ingredients - bird poo.
21-May-2008 - A US-Malaysian partnership has completed the first phase of annotating the oil palm genome in a process it hopes will enable increased oil yields and sustainability.
20-May-2008 - With the implementation of the REACH legislation fast approaching, Colipa officials advised the industry on the necessary action at last week's General Assembly in Switzerland.
20-May-2008 - The FDA has agreed to evaluate an anti-wrinkle injection treatment from France-based pharmaceutical company Ipsen which if approved would provide a rival for Allergan's Botox.
20-May-2008 - The beauty market for girls aged between eight and 12 is worth an estimated $500m and includes products as adult seeming as firming cellulite cream, according to NPD Group's latest report.
19-May-2008 - A Dallas-based biotech company has released a technology that promises to render animal-derived ingredients such as collagen a hundred times purer than regulations require.