• A New Normal?

    A New Normal?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director || November 6, 2012
    The industrial and institutional cleaning market is struggling to regain pre-recession growth rates, but some observers say the days of picking low-hanging fruit are over.

  • Tiny Bubbles

    Tiny Bubbles

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor || November 6, 2012
    The soap category posted a small gain during the past year as marketers continue to roll out bars and washes that emphasize skin care benefits and scent.

  • The Sweet Smell of Success

    The Sweet Smell of Success

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor || November 6, 2012
    The fine fragrance marketplace is bouncing back, with a variety of noteworthy launches from celebrities, fashion designers and cult classic brands.

  • Unique Styling Products Via Maltodextrin/VP

    Unique Styling Products Via Maltodextrin/VP

    Laurie J. Marshall, Amanda Evers and Maryalice Belluscio, AkzoNobel Global Personal Care, Bridgewater, NJ || November 6, 2012
    A clear hair styling polymer with a naturally derived and renewable profile compared to market-leading synthetic nonionic styling polymers.

  • Recent Patent Applications for the Use of Polymers for Hair Care

    Recent Patent Applications for the Use of Polymers for Hair Care

    Robert Y. Lochhead , The Institute for Formulation Science, The School of Polymers & High Performance Materials, The University of Southern Mississippi || November 6, 2012
    Recent Patent Applications for the Use of Polymers for Hair Care

  • FDA Takes Aim At Cosmetics Firms

    Georgia C. Ravitz, Esq., James R. Ravitz, Esq., James H. Hartten, Arent Fox LLC || November 6, 2012
    The Administration's crackdown against cosmetics companies is part of a well-orchestrated enforcement scheme, insist legal experts.

  • One for the Ages

    One for the Ages

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director || November 6, 2012
    Happi's Anti-Aging Conference & Tabletop Exhibition attracted nearly 300 industry executives who heard from leading dermatologists, regulators and analysts.

  • Contract Manufacturing/Private Label Directory

    October 1, 2012
    Searching for a partner to manufacture your skin care formula or your new hard surface cleaner? Check out our directory, which was updated this month.

  • Boosting the Performance Of Sunscreen Formulations

    Boosting the Performance Of Sunscreen Formulations

    Thomas Russo and John Chase, Lipo Chemicals, Inc. || September 28, 2012
    Two specialty additives from Lipo Chemicals improve the aesthetic quality of sunscreen formulations and aid solubility of specific sunscreen actives.

  • All Systems Go

    All Systems Go

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor || September 28, 2012
    Working with the right testing service provider can make all the difference in getting products to market faster and in compliance.

  • AmorePacific Raises the Stakes in the US

    AmorePacific Raises the Stakes in the US

    Tom Branna , Editorial Director || September 28, 2012
    The leading player in the Korean beauty market is expanding its reach in the US with new products, new distribution and big plans.

  • Detergent Industry To Meet in Singapore

    Detergent Industry To Meet in Singapore

    September 28, 2012
    The AOCS event features presentations by the leaders of Kao, Unilever and Procter & Gamble

  • Doctors’ Orders

    Doctors’ Orders

    Tom Branna, VP/Editorial Director, Happi || September 15, 2012
    The link between nutrition and healthy skin has never been stronger. Here’s what leading dermatologists have to say about what people eat and how it affects their appearance.

  • Navigating the ‘Natural’ Landscape

    Navigating the ‘Natural’ Landscape

    Eric S.C. Lindstrom, Counsel Keller And Heckman, LLP || September 15, 2012
    With no consensus on the definition of ‘natural,’ companies are left to use this claim at their own risk.

  • Cosmeceuticals & Antioxidants: Perfect Together

    Cosmeceuticals & Antioxidants: Perfect Together

    David Sprinkle, Publisher & Research Director, Packaged Facts || September 15, 2012
    Using Mother Nature as inspriation, cosmeceutical marketers are pursuing antioxidant vitamins, minerals and other plant-based ingredients to bolster product lines.

RELATED TOPICS