Madison Reed, the direct-to-consumer hair color firm, has announced a $16.1 million Series C round of funding. Comcast Ventures and Shea Ventures join existing investors Norwest Venture Partners and True Ventures in the round. The additional funding… Read More »
Ultra/Standard, a multicultural hair care and beauty distribution company, has acquired TextureMedia, a hair care social media community.
The companies say they will utilize synergies to increase product knowledge and amplify consumer education.… Read More »
High Ridge Brands Co. has acquired Continental Fragrances, Ltd., owner of the Salon Grafix hair styling brand, from SG Holdings Acquisition, Inc.
Terms and conditions of the transaction were not disclosed.… Read More »
The Knowlton Development Corporation (KDC), Longueuil, Québec, has acquired Kolmar Labs Group companies, including Kolmar Laboratories Inc. and Acupac Packaging Inc. Kolmar is a New-York-based custom formulator and manufacturer of color cosmet… Read More »
Amyris, Inc. has entered into an exclusive distribution and reseller agreement with Contem 1G, a leading cosmetics company in Brazil with 190 retail outlets located throughout the country. The Biossance brand, with current and fut… Read More »
Shamrock Technologies is a leading manufacturer and supplier of specialty ingredients to the global personal care and cosmetics industries. It develops and manufactures additives including micronized PTFE and waxes, texturizing agents, and dispersion… Read More »
As global hair care products claiming split end repair, mending or fixing continue to launch in the marketplace, Croda has new data proven to seal split ends and provide long-lasting, consumer-perceivable repair with its miracle cuticle smoothin… Read More »
Camille Rose Naturals’ Algae Renew Deep Conditioner ($20) is an intense blend of blue green algae packed with 65 vitamins and minerals that stops hair from thinning, breaking and shedding, while producing superb results for all hair types.
The… Read More »
More than 500 students and stylists entered their brightest, head-turning color creations using Pravana ChromaSilk Vivids hair colors for a chance to win their own editorial photo shoot in Los Angeles and a multi-page feature in a national magazine.&… Read More »
US Patent No. 9,107,839 B1; Gwendolyn J. Williams of Canton, MI has patented a multi-benefit hair care composition that is comprised of rhassoul clay combined with water; a conditioning agent comprising cocoa seed butter, aloe vera leaf extract, oliv… Read More »
INDIA: Clariant India Ltd. will acquire part of Vivimed Labs Limited’s personal care portfolio, subject to necessary regulatory, statutory and other approvals. The acquisition will enable the subsidiary of Clariant Group to strengthen its perso… Read More »
SOUTH AFRICA: Croda has officially opened its new Center of Excellence for Africa. Located in Parkhaven, Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, the new center is the latest example of Croda’s commitment to innovation, coupling efficacy testing and app… Read More »