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Givaudan’s new fragrance concept is all about food

Givaudan’s new fragrance concept is all about food

By Deanna Utroske

The global flavors and fragrance company announced its new Delight collection this month, bringing to market fragrance molecules and bases developed in tandem with Givaudan flavorists. It’s a project that’s novel for both this cross-division collaboration...

Bell unveils its fragrance trends for 2018

Bell unveils its fragrance trends for 2018

By Bell unveils its six fragrance trends for 2018

Bell Flavors & Fragrance has released its new trends forecast as part of its 2018 Spark program, with nature, memories, American life and urban living all playing an important part in the fragrance forecast.

Trend Spotting: Water, water, everywhere

Trend Spotting: Water, water, everywhere

By Deanna Utroske

In recent years, water has moved from being a commodity to a luxury. At this week’s beauty2 event in New York City, the brands exhibiting typify how that trend is playing out in beauty and personal care.

Not all glitter is created equal

Not all glitter is created equal

By Deanna Utroske

Before the sparkle goes the way of microbeads, many ingredient makers and beauty manufacturers are spotlighting safer alternatives. Cosmetics Design checked in with Kelly Dobos of Sun Chemical--one such company who's doing just that--to learn more.

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit NYC focuses on green materials

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit NYC focuses on green materials

By Simon Pitman

The New York Sustainable Cosmetics Summit will take place in May and the team at Ecovia lntelligence have chosen to focus on green materials, as well as sourcing and marketing issues as key features of the two-day conference.

4 indie beauty ingredient trends to watch in 2018

4 indie beauty ingredient trends to watch in 2018

By Deanna Utroske

Last week at the Indie Beauty Expo in Los Angeles, California, 150 brands specializing in cosmetics, personal care, and fragrance were on hand for the two-day event, which attracts top media, retail buyers, and consumers alike. Cosmetics Design was there...