The first section on the guidelines published in October 2012 by The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) for testing of chemicals includes a list of relevant physical-chemical properties.1 Identification of the composition o… Read More »
L’Oréal USA: appointed Marc Toulemonde as president of the Active Cosmetics Division. In this role, he will continue to grow the success of the SkinCeuticals, La Roche-Posay, Dermablend and Vichy brands in the US.
Most… Read More »
Paradigm Science Inc.’s President and Founder Kim Cervino has been selected by Leading Women Entrepreneurs & Business Owners as one of New Jersey’s Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners of 2014. This special distincti… Read More »
Croda published new data supporting the use of Volarest FL in sunscreen applications. Volarest FL is a high-performance polymer designed to offer the personal care market more consumer-appealing cosmetics. The company maintains that by including Vola… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) and American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) will develop a cosmetic program for the 106th AOCS Annual Meeting and Industry Showcases, which will be held May 3-6 in Orlando, FL.
The agreement came after both societ… Read More »
Duri Cosmetics’ new city-inspired nail polish collection, “Bright Lites, Pretty City,” features 12 new shades perfectly suited for spring and summer fashion. Hues include a wide range of colors such as NYC Apple Envy (bright neon gr… Read More »
This January, join Pam Busiek, president and CEO of the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD), for a panel on regulation in the cosmetic industry during the American Conference Institute’s 2nd Annual Legal, Regulatory, and… Read More »
Cruelty Free International has welcomed a statement from New Zealand Government Minister Nathan Guy who has ruled out allowing animal tests for cosmetics.
In a letter to Cruelty Free International, Guy stated, “Given current societal att… Read More »
CHILE: Naturex is strengthening its position in Latin America in response to growing local demand for natural ingredients, the company announced.
Following the January 2014 acquisition of Chile Botanics and its factory in Linares, the group is now o… Read More »
ATHENS: Safe ‘N’ Beautiful, creator of Snails, a non-toxic, washable nail polish line for kids, has won a Greek Exports Award 2014 in the New Export Business category.
Held at a gala dinner on the closing night of the Greek Exports Confe… Read More »
GERMANY: Clariant has successfully completed global ISO22716 and EFfCI Cosmetics Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification for all 22 of its dedicated cosmetics ingredients sites, including core-toll manufacturers. The achievement supports its… Read More »
Like in so many other countries, skin care is the largest segment within the Brazilian cosmetics, toiletries and fragrance industry, according to ABIHPEC (the Brazilian Association of the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Industry). Body care sales ha… Read More »