Features


  • A Rising Tide

    A Rising Tide

    While its competitors struggle, Procter & Gamble continues to make gains in the U.S. laundry detergent market.
    12.27.07

  • A Natural Fit?

    A Natural Fit?

    Marketers big and small are entering the green cleaning segment. But is there room for everyone and are consumers willing to pay more for these products?
    11.30.07

  • Now That

    Now That's Smart

    A closer look at the growing emphasis on smart, two-faced and nanostructured particles and their many applications in personal care formulations.
    11.29.07

  • The Doctor

    The Doctor's Orders

    Professional skin treatments complement spa services.
    11.29.07

  • Shining Moments

    Shining Moments

    Color protection, volume, shine enhancement and moisture rank as top concerns with consumers.
    11.29.07

  • Innovations in Hair Care

    Innovations in Hair Care

    The latest hair care polymer trends
    10.31.07

  • A Touch of Luxury

    A Touch of Luxury

    Fashion and lifestyle trends permeate the fine fragrance realm.
    10.31.07

  • Liquids Lead...

    Liquids Lead...

    in the personal cleanser segment.
    10.31.07

  • Patent Review

    Colgate Palmolive Patents Oral Composition Enzyme Patent No. US 7,220,404 B2: A mouth rinse having enhanced stability and anti-plaque effectiveness was patented by Colgate Palmolive, New York, NY. Seppic Patents Topical Composition Patent…
    10.10.07

  • Patent Review

    Procter & Gamble Patents Antiperspirant Composition Patent No. US 7,235,229 B2: A clear, stable, dry-and-non-sticky antiperspirant composition has been patented by Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, Ohio. BASF Patents Dithinion-Based Fungi…
    10.10.07

  • Patent Review

    Topical Photoprotective Film Patented By L’Oréal Paris Patent No. US 7,250,156 B2: A topically applicable, solid UV-photoprotecting composition, comprising at least one fatty phase containing at least one oil and at least one wax, h…
    10.10.07

  • Wipes Clean Up

    Wipes Clean Up

    Innovations drive sales of nonwoven wipes.
    10.01.07

  • Making the Grade

    Making the Grade

    Laboratories strive to meet the challenges of global regulatory issues and growing consumer expectations.
    10.01.07

  • One Size Won

    One Size Won't Fit All

    Skin care products for people of color gain ground in a growing market.
    10.01.07

  • SPF Boosters  Photostability of Ultraviolet Filters

    SPF Boosters Photostability of Ultraviolet Filters

    Raw material suppliers have developed a wide range of emollients, quenchers, antioxidants and other cosmetic ingredients to improve the UV filters and boost the SPF.
    10.01.07

  • Beauty Ingredients Directory

    Suppliers share ingredient offerings suitable for both topical and oral formulations.
    Nutraceuticals World & HAPPI Staff 09.15.07

  • Wellness & Vanity: Where Health and Beauty Meet

    Companies need to create brands that consumers can connect with on multiple levels.
    Jennifer Haid, EdD, iconoculture 09.15.07

  • Beauty Supplements Foster Fruit Fresh Complexions

    Move over apples and oranges, ‘superfruits’ like goji, açai and pomegranate are taking center stage.
    Mary Jane Tenerelli, Contributing Editor 09.15.07

  • Beauty Foods & Cosmeceuticals: Alive and Well in Europe

    Analyzing the active ingredients, claims and science behind some of market’s leading cosmeceutical and beauty food formulations.
    Joerg Gruenwald, Analyze-Realize AG 09.15.07

  • Q&A: Scott-Vincent Borba

    Scott-Vincent Borba, Founder and CEO, Borba Skin Care Products, Woodland Hills, CA Beauty I&O caught up with Scott-Vincent Borba, creator of a variety of ingestible and topical skin care products, to dis…
    09.15.07