On one of those social networking sites I recently posted a question to all my male “friends” who are Dads: What do you really want for Father’s Day this year?
The answers ranged widely from hand drawn cards to si… Read More »
6th Annual Cosmeceuticals Conference is June 29-30
The 6th Annual Cosmeceuticals conference, whichwill be held June 29-30 at the Marriott New York East Side, New York, NY, will again pool together renowned scientific researchers and business lea… Read More »
Grand Brands Buys Lander Product Line
Grand Brands, LLC, a Grand Rapids, MI-based brand licensing company, has purchased the Lander product line, a well-established American bath and beauty care brand that has been on the shelves since 1920.… Read More »
Cargo Debuts Timestrips for Lipgloss Packaging
Cargo’s new feature aims to keep products fresh.
Lipgloss, like food, has an expiration date. Once opened and used, bacteria is introduced to t… Read More »
UV Absorber for Hair Is Launched by Croda
UV protection for the hair is one of the fastest growing trends for new hair care products, as consumers have become more educated about the damage the sun can inflict on hair as well as skin. New produc… Read More »
Tocca Creates Exclusive Candle for Bluemercury
It’s a match made in heaven. Marla Malcolm Beck, founder of Bluemercury, and Edoardo Mantelli, founder of Tocca, teamed up to launch an exclus… Read More »
Fusion Packaging, Dallas, TX, has created Kurve, a line of airless packaging with curves for skin care products. The Kurve line includes an airless bottle in 15- and 30ml and an acrylic jar in 30- and 50ml. In addition, a 50ml ai… Read More »
Baby Care Products Are Safe, Asserts The Council
After the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC) issued last month the results of study that found high levels of 1,4 dioxane and formaldehyde in personal care products, the Personal Care Product Counc… Read More »
Henkel Kicks Off Second Purex ‘Green’ Campaign
Henkel has launched its second annual Purex Natural Elements and Purex Natural Elements Fabric Softener educational campaign, and in doing so has tapped Academy Award-winning actress Mar… Read More »
Kawaii Tokyo Cosmetics Earns Halal Certification
SINGAPORE: Force 10’s Kawaii Tokyo cosmetics and skin care brand is available in Singapore, marking the first line of Japanese produced skin care products to earn certification under the Hal… Read More »
Natural, ‘Pseudo’ Natural Markets Post Gains in 2008
The natural personal care market in the U.S. exceeded $2 billion in sales at the manufacturers’ level, up nearly 19% from 2007, according to a new study from Kline & Comp… Read More »
Amaranth is a name applied to more than 50 species of annual plants. It is derived from the Greek amarantos which means unwithering. Because some of these plants do not fade rapidly, the name connotes immortality.
Two of its common, but quirky names… Read More »