• Story Tellers

    Story Tellers

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor || August 1, 2012
    When it comes to fine fragrance packaging, details communicate the essence of the juice and the brand behind it.

  • STEM Ensures Growth For HPC Industry

    STEM Ensures Growth For HPC Industry

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director || August 1, 2012
    Where will the chemists of tomorrow come from? Dow Chemical has an aggressive program to build students’ expertise in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

  • Mighty Makeup

    Mighty Makeup

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor || August 1, 2012
    This season's color cosmetics are rife with rich hues, a plush feel and skin-loving benefits.

  • Cosmetics, Southern Style

    Cosmetics, Southern Style

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director || June 29, 2012
    Sustainability, skin protection barriers, molecular biology and new formulation ideas were the topics as the Society of Cosmetic Chemists gathered in Charleston, SC for the Annual Scientific Seminar.

  • Convenience Is Key

    Convenience Is Key

    June 29, 2012
    Household and personal care wipes are a staple in daily routines thanks to their portability and multitasking benefits.

  • Something To Chew On

    Something To Chew On

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor || June 29, 2012
    The skinny on the US nutricosmetics market.

  • The Clipping Point

    The Clipping Point

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor || June 4, 2012
    Hair care innovators create cutting-edge products, stylists set the trends, but it is economics that shape the overall health of the professional hair care market.

  • On the Money

    On the Money

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director || June 4, 2012
    Baseball and business mix when sports executive Paul DePodesta delivers the keynote address at the Consumer Specialty Products Association mid-year meeting in Chicago, May 8-11, 2012.

  • Rapid Product Release Testing

    Rapid Product Release Testing

    Cindy Lieberman, Celsis || June 4, 2012
    Shortening your production cycle time with rapid microbial screening offers significant financial benefits for you and your customers.

  • Redefining the Body  Minimizing Aging

    Redefining the Body Minimizing Aging

    Marta Rull, Cristina Davi, Elena Cau00f1adas, Juan Cebriu00e1n, Raquel Delgado, Lipotec S.A. || June 4, 2012
    Considering that improving one's figure is a widespread objective for both men and women in our society, there is elevated interest in finding safe and effective methods to change local volume and modulate silhouette to increase or reduce volume where it is desired.

  • Argan Oil: Miracle Ingredient?

    Argan Oil: Miracle Ingredient?

    Nadim A. Shaath, Ph.D., Alpha Research & Development Ltd. and Shaath & Meadows Consultation, White Plains, NY || June 4, 2012
    This natural material, harvested from the kernels of the argan tree, is rich in essential fatty acids and other important nutrients, which can play a key role in the development of effective skin care products.

  • Green Means Go

    Green Means Go

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor || June 4, 2012
    Organic Monitor hosts its North American edition of Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in New York City.

  • Get Active, Get Serious

    Get Active, Get Serious

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director || June 4, 2012
    Cosmetic companies continue to roll out anti-aging products that make plenty of promises, but some observers say these launches, and the claims behind them, are more about marketing than science.

  • Full Steam Ahead

    Full Steam Ahead

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor || June 4, 2012
    Supplier and marketing insiders agree that details are essential to the power of packaging.

  • Rising to the Surface

    Rising to the Surface

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor || April 30, 2012
    The skin care segment is booming with innovations in anti-aging and sensitive SKUs for the face.