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Men’s trends: natural, youthful, primal

25-Mar-2015 - Underlying the latest men’s grooming product trends here in the States is a longing for wellness. Be they topical skin care items, anti-aging creams, facial hair care essentials or nutraceuticals,...

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit to focus on greener alternatives

24-Mar-2015 - The New York edition of Organic Monitor's Sustainable Cosmetics Summit is just around the corner, and this year’s program will have a focus on green alternatives to contentious chemicals....

Growth means new venue and dates for Makeup in New York 2015

23-Mar-2015 - The Makeup in New York exhibition has now outgrown two venues thanks to continued growth and success that has helped put it firmly on the industry events calendar for North...

US Consumers trust Pantene, Neutrogena, Maybelline

23-Mar-2015 - Market researcher BrandSpark announced the results of its 2015 most-trusted brands study on Friday, with rankings in 39 personal care and beauty categories.

Grocery retailer Whole Foods targets personal care consumers

19-Mar-2015 - The Beauty Week promotion, which got underway on Wednesday, will acquaint existing customers with Whole Foods’ personal care portfolio and attract prospective new shoppers to the store as well.

E-commerce delivers Korean beauty to US consumers

18-Mar-2015 - Several experts immersed in this space spoke with Cosmetics Design to share what’s happening behind the scenes and why it works.

L’Oreal to deploy mobile technology to enhance consumer buying procedure

16-Mar-2015 - L’Oreal USA has teamed up with a new mobile app that enables consumers to buy cosmetics by scanning them in stores or by scanning adverts with their smartphones.

Consumers see the beauty world through screens – marketers take note!

13-Mar-2015 - The purchasing behaviour of hair and skin care products does not match many brands’ marketing strategies as the dynamics of beauty marketing have changed across the globe – so it...

Hydroquinone-free products on the rise in US professional skin care, says Kline

12-Mar-2015 - Non-hydroquinone–based products are driving sales in the hyperpigmentation and sun damage skin care concern category, outperforming total market growth in 2014 and pushing on the professional skin care market.

Opportunities lie ahead as anti-pollution trend continues

12-Mar-2015 - Anti-pollution cosmetics have become quite the trend over the last year, with suppliers developing active ingredients to tackle this trend, and many manufacturers finding success in marketing these products around...

Sally Beauty Supply brings curly hair products to consumers and salon pros

11-Mar-2015 - The Alikay Naturals product collection is newly available in retail shops operated by prominent beauty distributor and retailer Sally Beauty Holdings.

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Bad news burns advertising dollars - Proactive sustainability programs are key

11-Mar-2015 - Sustainability is not a new topic to our industry, but it has seen a big development from a consumer perspective over the last few years and while this concerns cosmetics...

Natural fragrance ingredients in high demand

10-Mar-2015 - Consumer behaviour, ingredient sourcing initiatives, and certification (in lieu of regulation) are bolstering the perfume market.

Men’s multifunctional makeup serves up a self-tanner that gets guys selfie-ready

10-Mar-2015 - Menaji, a brand devoted to concealing, grooming and skincare products for men, has launched a Sunless Tan bronzing powder for gentlemen to incorporate into their at-home routines.

ICMAD on the look-out for 2015 CITY Awards entries

09-Mar-2015 - The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) is inviting submissions for its 2015 Cosmetics Innovation Awards, which this year marks its 11th anniversary.

Hain Celestial raises its personal care profile by supporting female education

09-Mar-2015 - Hain Celestial is heightening its growing profile in the personal care categories with a three year charitable commitment the global poverty-fighting charitable organization, CARE.

Registration opens up for this year’s HBA event

04-Mar-2015 - Health and Beauty American is back at the Javits Convention Center this year, and will take place from June 9 – 11, with a full three-track conference program and showcase for packaging.

Shimmering metallic shades, the new trend in hair color

04-Mar-2015 - Hair dyed gray and stylish naturally gray hair looks have gained mainstream popularity in recent years. One cosmetic chemist specializing in hair color sees radiant metallic tones as the next...

Ready-to-drink beauty is ready to change everything

03-Mar-2015 - Analysts anticipate that the nutricosmetics market will reach $7.4 bn in the next five years, and ready-to-drink beauty beverages are the strongest growing product in the segment.

Cosmetics Design's color cosmetics forum kicks off tomorrow!

03-Mar-2015 - There's still time left to register for Cosmetics Design's multifunctional color cosmetics forum, where our panel of experts will discuss the latest innovations and challenges of a segment where alphabet creams...

Cosmetics Design editorial calendar - Your industry needs you!

02-Mar-2015 - Cosmetics Design has plenty of dedicated webinar events and special newsletterslined up for you in 2015. This article highlights what we have in store and also serves as an invitation...

in-cosmetics Brasil gears up for a much bigger second event

26-Feb-2015 - Building on the success of last year’s first ever in-cosmetics Brasil, the organizer has changed venues in anticipation of a significantly bigger event.

Natural look trend presents beauty industry with an opportunity not a problem

26-Feb-2015 - The ‘natural look’ trend and campaigns such as the #nomakeupselfie can present an interesting opportunity to cosmetics companies rather than be a threat, providing the industry figures out how to...

Multimedia retailer HSN teams with Bluemercury CEO on natural skincare

25-Feb-2015 - Marla Malcolm Beck launched the M-61 skincare line 5 years ago to meet consumer demand for products formulated without parabens and sulfates as well as free from particular fragrances and dyes.

Skin Cancer Awareness

Ever wondered what sun damage looks like on your skin? New Nivea video shows you

24-Feb-2015 - Nivea is launching an international campaign to increase awareness about the risks of UV radiation with a video showing the effect that UV light has on the skin.