Evan Alexay, a 15-year-old high school student from Teaneck, NJ, is the young man behind launched Spikez Galore, a new hair products company specializing in products for men.
“Hair gels attracted my interest at about age 13 when I… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,658,588 B2; S.C. Johnson has patented a cleaning composition that contains nonionic surfactant; polyalcohol; hydrophilic polymer; mineral oil; a non-ethoxylated blend of linear primary alcohols and water. The composition is a gel havi… Read More »
Coty has reported that net revenues for the first half of fiscal 2014 fell 3% to $2.50 billion.
“We faced a challenging second quarter, as expected. US market softness particularly in the mass fragrance and nail categories, and the high… Read More »
The 2014 Product of the Year roster is out—with winners chosen by 40,000 consumers through a survey conducted by market research group TNS. Mike Nolan, global CEO of Product of the Year, says the goal of the award is to “help consumers ma… Read More »
For some years, the European men’s grooming market has experienced slow, steady growth, reflecting a gradual change in men’s usage behavior. Often touted as the “next big thing,” the market has yet to fulfill its potential and… Read More »
Category leaders are formulating lotions and sprays that feature anti-aging ingredients with improved feel and performance, making today’s sun care products easier to incorporate into both the daily routine and a day at the beach. Read More »
No pain, no gain. When it comes to over-the-counter products, the best-performing segments include analgesic rubs and anti-itch treatments. Acne treatment sales may be down a bit, but when folks are hurting, they’re
turning to OTC treatments rather than relying on their doctors. Read More »
Mr. Clean started 2014 off by helping out with the massive New York City Department of Sanitation and Times Square Alliance cleanup of Times Square following the city’s New Year’s Eve celebration. This year, Mr. Clean provided… Read More »
Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce (WFFC) continues to support worthy causes both inside and outside of industry with charitable contributions. In 2013, WFFC chapters supported: Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation And Open Heart… Read More »
A Los Angeles Superior Court gave final approval of a nearly $4.4 million class action settlement regarding the deceptive advertising of the Brazilian Blowout. Fourteen class representatives sued the manufacturer and distributor of the product, GIB,… Read More »
Milk ingredients fuel this new moisturizer.
Farmhouse Fresh has rolled out Three Milk Ageless Moisturizer, which delivers anti-aging technologies, according to the brand. It contains coconut milk, milk thistle and milk vetch, a plant extract wi… Read More »
Sabinsa Corporation is taking natural cosmetic ingredients to a new level with the launch of D’Cosmix. The line is being rolled out across the globe over the coming months.
“D’Cosmix, a range of dermaceutical composites, is an inte… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,623,335 B2; Tauna Ann Waddington of Clifton Park, NY has patented a composition for treating scars, rosacea and other skin conditions. It is comprised of a first portion for skin toning that contains aloe vera gel, vegetable gly… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,623,803 B2; Marie C. Gelin of Fairburn, GA has patented a hygienic product that is shaped like a sport ball. The shape and surface pattern simulates a ball (baseball, football, basketball soccer, tennis or golf) and is sized to fit th… Read More »
Younger men are more likely to use moisturizers than their older counterparts.
Men might not like to admit that they have a skin care routine, but according to new Mintel research report on the male grooming sector, some 58% of men ages 18-24 a… Read More »
Facial skin care is one of the more dynamic product categories within European cosmetics and personal care and a source of considerable new product development. There are two key trends for multifunctional products and targeted treatments, which are… Read More »