• Dollars and Scents

    Dollars and Scents

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor August 27, 2010
    With shrinking household budgets hampering sales of candles and air fresheners, environmental fragrance firms are gearing up for the holidays by focusing on value and innovation.

  • Formulating Natural Products

    Formulating Natural Products

    Steve Harripersad u2022 Beauty Avenues Dr. Lambros Kromidas u2022 Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs Professional Dr. Nava Dayan u2022 Lipo Chemicals Inc. August 27, 2010
    Consumers are becoming more environmentally savvy and seek natural cosmetic products that are safe and perform as well as conventional products. Here are some guidelines to help chemists get started in the lab.

  • Beauty in Vegas

    Beauty in Vegas

    August 27, 2010
    Cosmprof North America was a huge hit this summer, attracting more than 25,000 attendees and 700-plus exhibitors. Cosmoprof North America enabled the entire beauty trade to connect, see new products and conduct meaningful business meetings. As a res…

  • Bottle That

    Bottle That

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor July 30, 2010
    A pair of FiFi winners talked to Happi about how their honored packaging speaks to the juice inside, the company and ultimately, the consumer. Plus, suppliers weigh in with new ideas and products to spark your team's creativity.

  • Primed for Perfection

    Primed for Perfection

    July 30, 2010
    Full pigment formulas over a primer base are essentials for Fall 2010 color cosmetics.

  • HBA Global Expo: New Products Start Here

    HBA Global Expo: New Products Start Here

    Jill Birkett, Brand Director, Beauty & Wellnessu00adu00adu00ad July 29, 2010
    The HBA Global Expo & Conference, Sept. 28-30 in New York, includes educational sessions that will provide practical strategies, novel ideas and the information you need to develop efficacious new products.

  • New Natural Ingredients Directory

    July 8, 2010
    Here is a look at new natural ingredients that have been introduced by industry suppliers. For more information, please contact the companies directly.

  • Packaging Supplier Directory

    July 8, 2010
    Here is a list of packaging suppliers to the beauty, personal care and household products industry. For more information, contact the supplier directly using the information provided. 3C Inc. Wyckoff, NJ07481 Tel: (973) 310-3416 E-mail: c3cinc@att.n…

  • The Sweet Scent of Success

    The Sweet Scent of Success

    July 7, 2010
    The Fragrance Foundation hands out the 2010 FiFi awards in New York City.

  • What a Pill

    What a Pill

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor July 7, 2010
    As the link between outer beauty and proper nutrition strengthens, new supplements and other ingestible beauty products continue to expand in the U.S.

  • Location, Location, Location

    Location, Location, Location

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director July 2, 2010
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists holds its Scientific Seminar in Area I-and the results are promising.

  • A New Pitch Platform for Beauty

    A New Pitch Platform for Beauty

    Ken Wasik, Managing Director, Stephens Investment Banking, Stephens Inc. July 2, 2010
    Looking to get a foothold in the competitive personal care and household product space? Consider direct marketing channels where there are still plenty of brands and companies out there that deserve attention.

  • Green that Cleans

    Green that Cleans

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director July 2, 2010
    Rick Theiler of Henkel on the state of the household cleaning business, and what companies and the industry must do to get growing again.

  • The CSPA Looks Beyond the Obvious

    The CSPA Looks Beyond the Obvious

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director May 28, 2010
    Association leadership urges Mid-Year Meeting attendees to expand their horizons, seek new connections and find growth in unusual spaces.

  • All Things Active

    All Things Active

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director May 28, 2010
    From ingredients to boost hair strength to topical wrinkle smoothers, raw material suppliers are rolling out an array of actives for skin care and hair care formulators.