Features


  • Sunscreen Photostability 101

    Sunscreen Photostability 101

    Read on to find out why a sunscreen stops working and, more importantly, what can be done to correct the problem.
    10.05.09

  • Heated Debate Sparks the Sunscreen Symposium

    The Florida Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists enjoys its day in the sun once again with another successful Sunscreen Symposium.
    10.05.09

  • Universal Request, Unique Requirements

    Universal Request, Unique Requirements

    Women of color seek efficacious products that address their key concerns and bring out beautiful, even-toned skin.
    10.05.09

  • Put to the Test

    Put to the Test

    Testing labs provide services to help marketers boost sales in a slow economy.
    10.05.09

  • HBA 2009: Bigger and Better

    HBA 2009: Bigger and Better

    The 17th annual event attracts more than 16,000 beauty industry insiders to New York. Overall attendence this year jumped approximately 5%.
    10.05.09

  • World of Wipes Attracts Record-Setting Attendance

    The World of Wipes was once again a success. The INDA-organized conference was held June 22-24, 2009 in Atlanta, GA and, despite the global economic crisis, attracted a record-setting crowd as attendees from all segments of the wipes industry.…
    09.15.09

  • New Technology for Wipes

    Innovation is alive and well throughout the industry.
    Sandra Levy, Associate Editor 09.15.09

  • Flushable & Green Nonwovens

    Everyone is talking about how to add benefits to their wipes but achieving this requires several hurdles.
    Susan Stansbury, Contributing Editor 09.15.09

  • Regional Report: The Chinese Wipes Market

    As the rest of the world moves toward penetration, will China be the next big market for wipes?
    Sandra Levy, Associate Editor 09.15.09

  • Wipes Add Appeal for More Demographics

    Wipes find an audience, both young and old, alike.
    Susan Stansbury, Contributing Editor 09.15.09

  • Nutraceuticals: The Hottest Trend in Beauty Today

    Nutraceuticals: The Hottest Trend in Beauty Today

    Despite a flagging economy, consumers continue to maintain high interest in beauty foods and supplements.
    Ewa Hudson, Research Manager, Euromonitor International 09.15.09

  • Antioxidant Science Drives New Skin Care Developments

    Antioxidant Science Drives New Skin Care Developments

    Companies are actively pursuing antioxidants in an effort to combat aging and enhance sun protection products.
    Rebecca Wright, Editor, Nutraceuticals World 09.15.09

  • Evolution in Natural Beauty

    Evolution in Natural Beauty

    With belts tightened in a tough economy, expanding the natural and organic personal care market will require due diligence from industry pioneers.
    Sean Moloughney, Associate Editor, Nutraceuticals World 09.15.09

  • Ahhh…romatherapy

    Ahhh…romatherapy

    Personal care collections are branching out into aromatherapy products.
    Christine Esposito & Melissa Meisel , Associate Editors, HAPPI 09.15.09

  • Top Natural Personal Care Product Picks

    Top Natural Personal Care Product Picks

    A review of the best working products that nature has to offer.
    Jeffrey Schiller, Contributing Editor 09.15.09

  • The Formulation Basics for Personal Cleansers

    The Formulation Basics for Personal Cleansers

    For the beginning cosmetic chemist, heres a primer of the science, art and the secret tricks of the trade to create great hair shampoo, body wash and hand soap.
    09.02.09

  • Surfactant Market Update

    Surfactant Market Update

    Demand for ecofriendly products has never been greater and suppliers are answering the call with an array of productsall the while wondering what does it mean to be green?
    09.02.09

  • Room to Breathe

    Room to Breathe

    Marketers are looking to revitalize the home fragrance category for 2010.
    09.02.09

  • What Happened in Vegas...

    What Happened in Vegas...

    What happens at Cosmoprof doesnt stay on the exhibit floor. This annual event serves as a showcase for innovative products and ideas sure to impact the beauty marketplace.
    09.02.09

  • Seeing the Light

    Seeing the Light

    There are plenty of PSAs and UV-blocking technologies these days, but do consumers really understand that application of broad-spectrum protection needs to be a daily pursuit?
    09.02.09