Steve Goddard has witnessed a lot during his decades-long career in the professional hair care industry. He’s relied on that knowledge to create Pravana,
a hair color company celebrating its 10th anniversary. Read More »
A new level of education was reached by the New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists in June when chemists gathered on the 40th floor of Building 7
at the World Trade Center complex in New York City to learn about antioxidants. Read More »
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $135 million for personal care products. Corporate sales $4.1 billion.
Key Personnel: Michael O. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer; Desmond Walsh, president; John G DeSimone, c… Read More »
Sales: $137 million.
Key Personnel: Jane Wurwand, co-founder; Raymond Wurwand, president; Diana Howard, vice president of global education and research; Annet King, director of training and development; L… Read More »
Sales: $163 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Denis John Healy Jr., chief executive officer and president; Tom Healy, chief operating officer; Mike Schultz, senior vice president of research and deve… Read More »
Sales: $220 million (estimated) for household and personal care products. Corporate sales: $602 million for the year ended March 31, 2014.
Key Personnel: Matthew M. Mannelly, president and CEO; Ron… Read More »
El Paso, TX
Sales: $235 million (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Julien R. Mininberg, CEO; Brian Grass, chief financial officer; Thomas Benson, chief operations officer… Read More »
White Plains, NY
Sales: $250 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Christopher B. Combe, chairman and chief executive officer; Keech Combe Shetty, SVP of global marketing; Akshay Shetty, SVP.
Major Products: Hair ca… Read More »
Sales: $330 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: James Daniels, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Personal care products including soaps, body washes, deodorants and hair care sold under the… Read More »
Sales: $380 million.
Key Personnel: Zan Guerry, CEO of Chattem Inc.; Robert Long, executive vice president; John Stroud, executive vice president.
Major Products: Skin care, hair care and oral care prod… Read More »
St. Louis, MO
Sales: $429 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.5 billion. Net income: $407 million for the year ended Sept. 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Ener… Read More »
Beverly Hills, CA
Sales: $510 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Paul DeJoria, co-founder and chairman; Angus Mitchell, co-owner and artistic director of education.
Major Products: Professional hair care pro… Read More »
Sales: $557 million for cosmetics. Corporate sales: $2.6 billion. Net income: $274 million.
Key Personnel: Rick Goings, chairman and chief executive officer; Lillian D. Garcia, executive vice presid… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $563 million. Net income: $39 million.
Key Personnel: Jean Madar, chairman and chief executive officer; Philippe Benacin, president and vice chairman; Russell Greenberg, chief financial offic… Read More »
Whitehouse Station, NJ
Sales: $582 million for sun and foot care products. Corporate sales: $44 billion. Net income: $4.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Kenneth C. Frazier, chairman and chief executive officer; Robert M. Davis,… Read More »
Palm Desert, CA
Sales: $1.4 billion (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Bill Guthy and Greg Renker, founding principals and co-chairmen; Kevin Knee, vice chairman a… Read More »
Sales: $1.6 billion. Corporate sales: $3.1 billion. Net income: $364 million.
Key Personnel: Steven J. Lund, chairman, Nu Skin Enterprises; Truman Hunt, president and chief executive officer, Nu Skin Enterprise… Read More »
Sales: $2.4 billion for household, personal care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $3.1 billion. Net income: $394 million.
Key Personnel: James R. Craigie, chairman and chief executive officer; Ja… Read More »
Sales: $3.5 billion
Key Personnel: Richard R. Rogers, executive chairman; David Holl, president and chief executive officer; Sheryl Adkins-Green, chief marketing officer; T… Read More »
Sales: $5.6 billion for personal care and home care products. Corporate sales: $11.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Steve Van Andel, chairman; Doug DeVos, president; Bill Payne, chief of staff; Samir Behl, regional pres… Read More »
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $71.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Sandra E. Peterson, group worldwide chairm… Read More »
Sales: $9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2013, but that total includes food management sales.
Key Personnel: H. Fisk Johnson, chief executive officer; Mark Eckhardt, chief financial officer; Kelly Semr… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $15.2 billion for oral care, personal care and household care products. Corporate sales: $17.4 billion. Net income: $2.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief operating offi… Read More »
Sales: $69.5 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $84.1 billion. Net income: $11.3 billion for the year ended June 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley,… Read More »
The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers’ Day has grown over the years, attracting attendees from around the globe. This year was no different as attendees came from 47 countries to this two-day event, which was held May 13-14, 2014… Read More »
DS Healthcare Group, Inc. (DSKX): appointed Dr. Brijeshkumar Patel to the newly-created position of director of research and development. In this role, Dr. Patel will focus on the development of transdermal drug delivery systems for the company&rsquo… Read More »
Beiersdorf AG: May Shana’s is the new leader for its R&D team. On Oct. 1, the head of Beiersdorf Skin Research, Prof. Klaus-Peter Wittern, will retire. Professor Wittern has been at Beiersdorf since 1977 and has led R&D since 1998.… Read More »
CPL Aromas: appointed Gail Fowler Krell as perfumer in the US. According to the company, she joins the perfumery team at CPL Aromas as a highly experienced perfumer with specific knowledge of the US market where she has trained and worked for a numbe… Read More »
Evonik: appointed Paul Washlock to vice president, personal care for Evonik Corporation where he is responsible for business and growth strategies while managing North American sales and marketing, product and technical groups.
Washlock joined Evoni… Read More »
Tracee Ellis Ross can be seen in SoftSheen-Carson’s new video, “Optimum Amla Legend #LegendaryStyle.”
The video features the collection of hair care products, which are infused with Amla oil, an Indian oil used for centuries… Read More »
The Environmental Working Group has updated its annual guide on sun care products, and the Personal Care Product Council is taking the group to task about “false and misleading statements about sunscreen products and their ingredients.”&n… Read More »
Proposed rules by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could remove antibacterial soaps and body washes from store shelves—and might lead to 7.5 million new cases of foodborne illness and more than $38 billion in health care costs annually… Read More »
By Navin M. Geria, Senior Technical Advisor and Principal Doctors Skin Prescription
Published July 2, 2014
According to Debra Jaliman, M.D., pore size is genetically determined and, no matter how much you try, you cannot make pores physically smaller. Generally speaking, fair skinned people tend to have have pores on the smaller side, and those with olive… Read More »
Yes, there’s the rainforest and biodiversity, but the country is about so much more, as cosmetic chemists found out at the recent symposium developed by the New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists. Read More »