In the Chilean Andes, a unique tree has been praised for centuries for being the source of a natural wood and skin treatment—Quillaja saponaria molina, also referred to as Soap Bark tree. When reduced to a powder and mixed with water, the bark… Read More »
NYX Cosmetics named Mykie of YouTube channel Glam&Gore as its beauty vlogger of the year at the Fourth Annual NYX Fine Artistry of Cosmetic Elites (FACE) Awards Show in Los Angeles. More than 2 million votes were cast throughout the entire compet… Read More »
Vitamins company NBTY, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Dr. Organic, a naturally inspired skin care line in the UK. The deal, subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to be completed later this year.
The Dr. Organic br… Read More »
Inter Parfums, Inc. reported second quarter sales decreased 5.2% to $102.0 million; however, sales by US-based operations rose 5.7% to $24.9 million.
Chairman and CEO Jean Madar noted that sales for European-based operations fell due to currency flu… Read More »
Pantene has embarked on the #8or8 Challenge, benefiting the Pantene Beautiful Lengths program and tapped Selena Gomez to get fans nationwide to “choose their 8” by either donating $8 or 8 inches of hair to help create free, real-hair wigs… Read More »
NeoStrata Company, Inc., has opened the Exuviance Skin Lab, its first freestanding retail space, in The Mall at Short Hills in Short Hills, NJ. The space is designed to provide shoppers with access to expert advice and targeted treatments to restore… Read More »
ISSA: the worldwide cleaning industry association, appointed John Barrett executive director, effective Sept. 1, 2015. Barrett replaces John Garfinkel, who will work in a consultative capacity through 2016 to facilitate a smooth transition.
Un… Read More »
Vitamins company NBTY, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Dr. Organic, a naturally inspired skin care line in the UK. The deal is expected to close later this year.
The Dr. Organic brand, which was first sold exclusively at NBTY’s H… Read More »
Cleaning tanks with center obstructions are no longer a tricky task with the Alfa Laval BladeClean. Ideal for any size or type of tank with agitator blades, this new product is said to enable your company to drastically reduce time spent cleaning and… Read More »
For the fourth quarter in a row, Colgate-Palmolive reported a decline in sales. In Q2, sales dropped 6.5% to $4.1 billion. Still, global unit volume grew 3.0% and pricing increased 2.5%, but foreign exchange was negative 12.0%. Operating profit decre… Read More »
Salon Mayan has opened in Huntington, NY as the first Matrix Inspiration Salon SoColor and StyleLink Bar in the US.
According to Matrix vice president of business development Gail Cohen, the Matrix Inspiration Salon program was created to deve… Read More »
Sales: $1.4 billion
Key Personnel: Alex Kanellis, group chief executive; Brandon Leigh, chief financial officer; Chris Davis, chief operating officer
Major Products: Brands include Imperial Leather, Carex, Cus… Read More »
Sales: $4.7 billion
Key Personnel: Bernard Arnault, chairman and chief executive officer; Antonio Belloni, group managing director; Pierre Godé, vice chairman; Nicolas Bazire, development and acquisitions; Chantal Gaem… Read More »
Sales: $3.3 billion for personal care and cosmetics. Corporate sales: $11.4 billion for the year ended Feb. 1, 2015.
Key Personnel: Leslie H. Wexner, chairman and chief executive officer; Charles C. McGuiga… Read More »
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Sales: $15.0 billion for oral care, personal care and household products. Corporate sales: $17.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Fabian Garc… Read More »
Joico: named Jeremy Davies-Barbala as its new international creative director.
With a background from the school of Sassoon, which Davies-Barbala joined in 2002 later becoming creative director for both UK and US staff training programs, he also lea… Read More »
Cosmoprof North America (CPNA), July 12-14 in Las Vegas, is celebrating the return of its successful Boutique sampling program in collaboration with HCT Group.
The sampling bar inside the show’s Cosmetics and Personal Care Pavilion will showca… Read More »
The latest creation at 147-year-old household and personal care marketer J.R. Watkins is pure castile soaps ($4.99-$7.99). According to the company, the soaps are versatile and can be used in the bath, as a face cleanser, as a shampoo, around the hou… Read More »
Skin Inc.’s Skin Supplement Bar is expanding its US and Canadian presence with Sephora in which customers will be able to create a custom skin care serum, My Daily Dose, designed for their unique needs.
“With Skin Inc, Skin Supplem… Read More »