Executive interviews

MyChelle: Building a legacy of bioactive skin care

MyChelle: Building a legacy of bioactive skin care

By Deanna Utroske

Catie Wiggy, product development manager at MyChelle, talks with Cosmetics Design senior correspondent Deanna Utroske about effective natural skin care, including natural suncare and anti-pollution products, the rise in consumer attention to ingredients,...

Trends Update: A conversation with Stylus  at Cosmoprof NA

Trends Update: A conversation with Stylus

By Deanna Utroske

In this video interview from Cosmoprof North America, Shannon Davenport, head of US advisory at Stylus, talks with Cosmetics Design senior correspondent Deanna Utroske about next-generation packaging, the trend toward minimal packaging design and clean...

EcoChic beauty brand founder Indie Lee talks with Cosmetics Design

EcoChic beauty brand founder Indie Lee talks with Cosmetics Design

By Deanna Utroske

At Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas, Nevada, Cosmetics Design senior correspondent Deanna Utroske caught up with beauty entrepreneur Indie Lee. Here, Lee talks about her recent investment deal with Ancora, the beauty industry’s shift toward ingredient...

Eve Pearl eyes the next stage in the development of her beauty empire

Eve Pearl eyes the next stage in the development of her beauty empire

By Simon Pitman

Eve Pearl talks about her career in color cosmetics and how television and TV shopping has played such a big part in the development of her beauty empire. She also spoke about the development of her latest skin care line and how the internet is evolving...

Allies of Skin shakes up skin care with out of the box product claims

Allies of Skin shakes up skin care with out of the box product claims

By Simon Pitman

Allies of Skin got a lot of attention at the recent Cosmoprof North America. We caught up with company founder Nicolas Travis to find out more about his new skin care range and the highly creative product claims that seemed to catch everyone's eye. 

Why Primal Pit Paste won Beauty Pitch 2016

Why Primal Pit Paste won Beauty Pitch 2016

By Simon Pitman

It's a catchy name that isn't necessarily synonymous with all things beauty, but maybe that's the very reason why it caught the judge's eye at this year's Beauty Pitch competition. Cosmetics Design caught up with brand founder...

From Power Ranger to skin care entrepreneur: The Jennifer Yen story

From Power Ranger to skin care entrepreneur: The Jennifer Yen story

By Simon Pitman

At the recent Cosmoprof North America event in Las Vegas, Cosmetics Design got to talk with Power Rangers star Jennifer Yen about how she diversified her acting career to also include a cosmetics business. Her brand Pur-lisse was inspired by her grandmother's...

100% Pure, one year on from winning Beauty Pitch 2015

100% Pure, one year on from winning Beauty Pitch 2015

By Simon Pitman

It's been a big year for natural skin care player 100% Pure. One year on from winning the Cosmoprof Beauty Pitch 2015 award, which afforded them a cash prize and one year of tutelage, from Shark Tank star Mark Cuban, we find out what this meant for...