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CEW announces finalists for the Iconic Consumers’ Choice category of the Beauty Insider Awards

04-Apr-2017 - Last week at an invitation-only breakfast in New York City, the Cosmetic Executive Women organization and their media partner Meredith Corporation celebrated the brands and products advancing on to the...

In beauty and personal care, age-old wisdom and up-to-date trends are converging

03-Apr-2017 - Ahead of her marketing trends presentation at in-cosmetics global in London this week, Dominque Assenat, who is head of color, beauty, and accessories at Peclers Paris, answered Cosmetics Design’s questions...

Engaging with the B2B press: insider tips and strategies

31-Mar-2017 - The Cosmetics Design team is set to reveal their insights into best practice communication with the press as the upcoming in-cosmetics Global event.

Personalized skin care brand Curology shares acne survey data

30-Mar-2017 - The company, founded by dermatologist David Lortscher, has just release data from a first research survey on the social, emotional, and practical consequences of this blemish causing condition and in...

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Euromonitor: The evolution of anti-pollution in Europe and North America. Part II

29-Mar-2017 - Having looked at the different opportunities in the North American and European markets in the previous article, here we consider the different types of products that are available and how...

Global Beauty Industry Award Winners

And the winners of the Global Beauty Industry Awards are...

29-Mar-2017 - The Cosmetics Design team is delighted to announce the winners of its inaugural Global Beauty Industry Awards, across seven different categories.

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Euromonitor: The evolution of anti-pollution in Europe and North America. Part I

28-Mar-2017 - The anti-pollution trend started in Asia but is now gaining rapid momentum in Europe and North America. We spoke to an expert from Euromonitor to find out about how the trend...

Whole Foods continues Beauty Week promotion

22-Mar-2017 - Starting this week the natural grocery retailer is running its third annual Beauty Week event, reinforcing the overlap among the food, wellness, and beauty categories, and cashing in on natural...

Consumers trust ‘someone like me’ more than anyone else

22-Mar-2017 - Jennifer Cohan, president of the communications and marketing firm Edelman, shared new insights on consumer trust—and mistrust—when she spoke to cosmetics and personal care industry leaders and executives gathered for...

US colour cosmetics paves the way for global trends

21-Mar-2017 - The colour cosmetics market is probably the fastest moving beauty category thanks to new looks with each fashion season. But in recent years it has been the US market that...

BrandSpark’s awards data highlights opportunity for personal care and beauty brands in Canada

20-Mar-2017 - The annual consumer survey not only turned out a list of this year’s Best New Product Award winners but also indicates several places where brands can leverage current buyer behavior...

Nordic beauty brand OleHenriksen relaunches

20-Mar-2017 - “With the brand relaunch, it’s now easier than ever to achieve the Ole Glow and become your own skincare expert,” says the brand’s namesake. Henricksen also believes that the update...

Selfie style: how the consumer hunger to be picture-perfect is impacting cosmetics

17-Mar-2017 - In this trend special, we take a look at why and how ‘selfie culture’ is impacting on colour cosmetics.

CEW Product Demo paves the way for Beauty Insider Awards

15-Mar-2017 - The CEW got its 2017 Beauty Insider Awards off to a high profile start with its annual Product Demonstration, which platforms over 900 products competing for the prizes.

The Sustainable Cosmetics Summit returns to NYC in May

14-Mar-2017 - This Spring, Organic Monitor is hosting the North American edition of the event in New York City. Presentations will cover topics ranging from plant-based ingredients, ecologically friendly packaging materials, and...

Beauty Industry Award Regional Winners

And the winners of the Regional Beauty Industry Awards are…

09-Mar-2017 - The Cosmetics Design team has been left stunned by response to our inaugural Beauty Industry Awards, and the results of the regional competitions are now in.

Shiseido Americas acquires creative agency JWALK

09-Mar-2017 - With this deal, the global beauty company brings both creative and digital design services in-house to better each brand's communication with consumers. 

Special Newsletter - Colour Cosmetics

Colour Cosmetics – a vibrant category offering plenty of opportunity!

08-Mar-2017 - The colour cosmetics category has never been more dynamic or more diverse, and still underscores lots of opportunity. And the latest Cosmetics Design special newsletter focuses on what is happening...

How K beauty is shaping the Asian colour cosmetics category

07-Mar-2017 - In our first Cosmetics Design Asia special newsletter of the year, we are focusing on evolving trends and industry developments that impact the growing colour cosmetics sector in APAC.

Is Amazon the beauty industry’s secret collaborator?

07-Mar-2017 - Craig Romero, co-founder of the indie skin care brand OZNaturals uses the online retail site to outguess consumer expectations, identify winning ingredients, and crowdsource actionable feedback.

Trending beauty: ‘masking’ top searched skin care term

07-Mar-2017 - Google has revealed that so far this year, ‘masking’ has been the most searched skin care trend, confirming the rising global enthusiasm for face masks.

How can skin care brands stand out on the digital shelf?

02-Mar-2017 - A new report from managed analytics company Ugam endeavors to answer that question by exploring the state of skin care online today and the valuable role statistical analysis can play...

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Forecasting the digital future of cosmetics and personal care retail

02-Mar-2017 - 2017 is going to be exciting, but challenging for beauty and personal care companies as they adjust to rapidly changing consumer behavior.  How consumers shop, explore, and discover brands is...

Natural Products Expo West opens next week

28-Feb-2017 - The annual cross-industry event focused on all things natural, organic, and non-GMO gets underway in Anaheim, California, on Wednesday March 8th. Among the personal care brands set to make news...

The Fragrance Foundation launches online learning program

27-Feb-2017 - The Fragrance Academy course syllabus is now online, and the foundation is welcoming registrants for its self-paced program in perfume industry fundamentals.

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