CA Botana has released advanced formulas of its popular Sea Enzyme line to address hair loss. According to the company, the new Sea Enzyme Botanical Hair Serum works with the reformulated California Botanical Shampoo and Conditioner utilizing the lat… Read More »
Much as they are in skin care, European consumers are changing their hair care regimens to include a variety of targeted products for different hair and scalp conditions. As a result, the scope for product innovation is much wider, as companies exten… Read More »
According to consultancy company Kline, the natural personal care market has posted double-digit growth every year for the past six years. Today, natural cosmetics and skin care are estimated to be worth $33 billion, accounting for 13% of the overall… 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 »
Unilever Canada is recalling four SKUs of Clear for Men Shampoo/Conditioner due to not meeting the specification required for preservatives, according to the company. The products were distributed nationwide starting in 2013 to the present throu… Read More »
FRANCE: After studying the cosmetic properties linked to vinegar and researching formulas inspired by traditional recipes, Paris-based hair color expert Christophe Robin has created three hair finishing lotions with botanical vinegars whose component… Read More »
El Paso, TX
Sales: $216 million (estimated) for non-hardware/electrical personal care products. Total personal care sales: $435.2 million. Corporate sales: $1.45 billion.
Key Personnel: Julien R. Mininberg, chief… Read More »
Sales: $325 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: James Daniels, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Personal care products including soaps, body washes, deodorants and hair care sold un… Read More »
Palm Desert, CA
Sales: $1.4 billion (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Bill Guthy and Greg Renker, founding principals and co-chairmen; Georg Richter, preside… Read More »
New york, NY
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 »
Stuck in the office in July or just wish you could recreate that windswept summer hair on a rainy day in October? For days like that, Not Your Mother’s created Beach Babe Moisturizing Shampoo and Conditioner ($7). It is said to create the perfe… Read More »
QVC founder Joseph Segel has come out of retirement to launch ProfilePro, a new business that he contends will disrupt the hair care business. ProfilePRO is billed as a “totally new customized hair care system enabling hundreds of millions of p… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,999,306 B2; Access Business Group has patented a method for improving the tensile properties of hair comprising applying to the hair a shampoo, a conditioner, or a combination thereof. The composition is comprised of a lipid and… Read More »
Two US senators introduced legislation in April that would require the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to evaluate and report on some of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal care products such as shampoo and skin cream. The Personal Care… Read More »
Was the “granny trend”—where women of all ages colored their hair shades of silver and gray just a media craze? According to Kline Pro, the company’s product-level database, hair colorant sales within the brights and silver sh… Read More »
One of the perks of working at Happi is the range of products that make it to our desks. Over the years, I’ve tried all manners of skin and hair care products, but with little or no reaction from my loved ones or co-workers; maybe I’m not… Read More »
RéVive is at the forefront of next-gen lip care with Intensité Moisturizing Lip Balm ($60), a new luxe conditioner containing RES Technology that moisturizes and protects lips from environmental damage. A unique applicator tip provides… Read More »