In golf, a lower number is better when it comes to the final score—but not for L’Oréal USA. The company’s recent annual “Fore the Children” charity golf event on Sept. 15 recorded a higher number than ever before,… Read More »
GERMANY: Symrise AG has opened its €15 million cosmetic ingredients production plant, significantly increasing its capacities and improving its position in the market. The investment increases the production capacities in Germany and lays the fo… Read More »
This month’s column covers a few news items from newspapers and magazines pertaining to the cosmetic industry—it is also my farewell piece. I have enjoyed writing Gleams & Notions for almost 27 years, but it is time now to retire. The… Read More »
On Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 in Toledo, OH, the Society of Cosmetic Chemists will hold a new “hands on lab experience” on liquid foundation emulsion technology.
This course will interest those who are entering the cosmetic industry and would l… Read More »
The at-home spa market is an important one in Europe, where the cost of having professional treatments is less affordable and culturally less of a norm compared to markets such as Asia. Traditionally positioned as a luxury investment or a pampering e… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated… Read More »
Suki: added natural cosmetics veteran Curt Valva to the team as general manager and senior vice president of sales. The move follows a 15-year term at Aubrey Organics, where he served as president, chief operating officer and general manager with 17… Read More »
Lumene: tapped Michel Dallemagne to serve as CEO. He will be responsible for accelerating the growth of the business internationally, building on the solid foundation, achieved to date under the leadership of Tapio Pajuharju and the management team.… Read More »
Blue, like beauty, is apparently in the eyes of the beholder.
Beiersdorf recently won a ruling from a top court that gives it a second chance to defend a trademark for the blue color on its Nivea products in an ongoing fight with Unilever. The… Read More »
KOREA: Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. recently received several honors for its humanitarian efforts around the world. These honors, from Korea, Greater China and the US, recognize the company for its commitment to improving the lives of children worldwide… Read More »