International

  • Sustainable Cleaning Products Summit Is Oct. 26-27 in Paris

    October 3, 2016
    FRANCE: The Sustainable Cleaning Products Summit will take place in Paris, Oct. 26 & 27. This second edition will cover sustainability metrics, green ingredients, sustainable packaging and consumer impacts. The summit comprises three conference s…


  • Cetaphil Enters Tesco

    October 3, 2016
    UNITED KINGDOM: The Cetaphil range of cleansers and moisturizers is now available at Tesco. The range had been sold at Boots, Superdrug, Lloyds and leading independent pharmacies. In addition, the brand has tapped television presenter Caroline Flack…


  • Cyzone Launches App in Latin America

    October 3, 2016
    PERU: ModiFace, a provider of augmented reality technology for the beauty industry, and Cyzone, one of Latin America’s more popular cosmetics brands, have launched the Cy MakeApp for iOS and Android. The new app features ModiFace’s indust…


  • Jeunesse Service Trip Sends 100 to Kenya

    October 3, 2016
    KENYA: Jeunesse founders, executives and top distributors made a memorable trek to Irkaat, Kenya to visit the village that the company supports through We Charity (formerly known as Free The Children) and its We Village program. The “Bringing H…


  • DSM Opens Technical Center in Shanghai

    October 3, 2016
    CHINA:  Last month, DSM Personal Care celebrated the opening of its new Technical & Application Center located on its Shanghai Campus. Housing state-of-the-art equipment for R&D and application technology, the center will greatly enhance…


  • Inolex Opens Office in Brazil

    September 30, 2016
    Country manager Cristina Saiani to head new enterprise.


  • Puig Buys a Stake in Granada

    Puig Buys a Stake in Granada

    September 28, 2016
    Move boosts international presence


  • Bioprinting Hair Follicles

    Bioprinting Hair Follicles

    September 28, 2016
    L'Oréal signs accord with French biotech firm Poietis.


  • Clariant To Open Hair Care Center in Brazil

    September 26, 2016
    First-ever global Competence Center Haircare ready in Q1 2017.


  • Study Finds a Link Between Bacteria and Eczema

    September 1, 2016
    UNITED KINGDOM: A study published in the British Journal of Dermatology has shown that, on average, 70% of eczema patients are colonized with Staphylococcus aureus bacteria (S. aureus, including MRSA) on their skin lesions. Patients with more severe…


  • Canadian Government Issues Evaluation on Boric Acid

    September 1, 2016
    CANADA: The Government of Canada published a final pesticide re-evaluation decision for boric acid, a naturally occurring substance that is commonly used in a wide range of pesticide products to control insects and fungi. Boric acid, sometimes cal…


  • Mamonde Is on the Move; Opens Door in Malaysia

    September 1, 2016
    MALAYSIA: Mamonde, AmorePacific’s brand inspired by flowers, has expanded to Malaysia by officially launching its first counter inside the AEON 1 Utama Shopping Centre in Petaling Jaya. The counter stocks 140 products in 32 product categories i…


  • Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Is Nov. 14-15 in Hong Kong

    September 1, 2016
    CHINA: The Asia-Pacific edition of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit will discuss the future role of ethical labels, green ingredients and sustainable packaging. Organized by Organic Monitor, the summit will be held in Hong Kong on Nov. 14-15, 2016.…


  • Active Concepts Opens Office in Tokyo

    September 1, 2016
    JAPAN: Active Concepts, LLC is expanding its presence into the Asia Pacific market with the opening of a new office in Tokyo, Japan. The primary purpose of the move is to provide local support for its distributor, Eikodo Honten, which will continue t…


  • Toppix Expands in Canada

    Toppix Expands in Canada

    August 26, 2016
    Hair care brand enters Shoppers Drug Mart.