Coty welcomed longtime consumer goods executive Elio Leoni Sceti as chief executive officer. Bart Becht, Coty’s current interim CEO and chairman, will remain chairman following the transition.
Leoni Sceti brings a proven track recor… Read More »
Lonzagard BKC cGMP Benzalkonium Chloride is a suitable alternative to triclosan as it satisfies the strict FDA requirements as an active for consumer health care and food professional hand soaps and sanitizers, according to its creator, Lonza.
Highl… 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 »
Consumer Reports, which recently tested 34 sunscreens, found that nearly a third didn’t meet the SPF claim on their labels, missing the mark by anywhere from 16% to 70%.
But there’s good news in the report: many of the sunscreens Consu… Read More »
The New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ Suppliers Day was a success, as usual. There were approximately 400 exhibitors and more than 5,500 attendees crowding the aisles. Among the masses, were the following exhibitors pr… Read More »
Q Laboratories, Inc.: welcomed Michael Baim, PhD, as chemistry laboratory supervisor. He will be responsible for the everyday operations of the pharmaceutical and food chemistry labs, including analyst training, technology upgrades, client outreach a… Read More »
The third time is definitely not the charm. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent warning letters to StriVectin, Moy-Fincher Medical Group and Skin Authority LLC.
According to the letter sent to StriVectin (following a December… Read More »
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to share data on pesticides and toxic substances. This will allow the agencies to share information that will better inf… Read More »
UNITED KINGDOM: CVSL Inc., Dallas, TX, has successfully funded and closed its previously-announced acquisition of Kleeneze, a UK’s direct-to-consumer businesses.
Founded in 1923, Kleeneze has more than 7,000 independent distributorships,… Read More »
Seasonality isn’t just for food; it’s a key beauty trend, according to Mintel Beauty & Personal Care (BPC). Rather than simply using the change of seasons as a reason to introduce color stories or scents, beauty manufacturers are incr… Read More »
Looking across the global skin care market, the facial mask is probably one of the few categories where Asia dominates. This is especially true in China, where, in recent years, the mask has become the fastest growing category. According to Ogil… Read More »
You are what you eat, and sometimes what you eat can provide multiple benefits. This month’s column is based upon recommendations from Dr. Joshua Zeichner, director of cosmetic and clinical research in the department of dermatology at Mount Sin… Read More »
For Super Bowl XLIX, men’s grooming brand Zirh sponsored the Kia Luxury Lounge presented by Zirh at the Scottsdale Performing Arts Center. The pre-game event space was transformed into a player’s paradise, synergizing sports, electronics,… Read More »
SC Johnson has signed a binding offer to acquire Deb Group, a global industrial company focused on hygiene and skin care systems for the industrial, commercial, healthcare and food markets.
“Deb is an important platform for SC Johnson and help… Read More »
BioAmber Inc. is a specialist in bio-based chemistry serving a wide range of applications. The company maintains that its proprietary technology platform uses economically viable, sustainable feedstocks to produce innovative building block chemicals… Read More »
Essential Haircare is the daily hair care product line that best epitomizes the Davines brand and embodies the company’s values more than any other collection. Recently, all product lines were updated, and a new collection called Minu was added… Read More »