Vantage debuted the newest addition to its product line, the Lipomulse Eco Series. Green and sustainable non-ethoxylated emulsifiers are a key area of growth in the personal care market. Vantage has been focused on the development of a new EO-free em… Read More »
Kryolan’s Cream Color Circle Interferenz ($21) is an iridescent cream makeup set with metal-free pearlescent effects. According to the company, this circle is perfect for shimmering accents on the face and body. Also ideal as a cream eye color,… Read More »
Model Joan Smalls has teamed up with Estée Lauder on a line of lipsticks. The Pure Color Envy Matte Lipstick collection includes 12 matte shades like Neon Azalea (pink), Extrovert (eggplant purple), Shameless Violet, and Commanding, a black ch… Read More »
Luxury skin care line Luzern Laboratories has forged a partnership with the Breast Cancer Fund. To coincide with the launch of the Bio-Suisse Lip Enhancing Treatment and Bio-Suisse Lash and Brow Enhancing Treatment, Luzern is donating 25% of the proc… Read More »
Burt Shavitz, co-founder of Burt’s Bees, passed away on July 5 among family and friends in his hometown in Maine. He was 80.
Shavitz, who sold honey from a roadside stand, met Roxanne Quimby in 1984. She started making candles from Shavi… Read More »
The market for color cosmetics represents a fun and innovative space. Croda offers formulators an ever-expanding toolbox of ingredient technologies that are designed to maximize the performance benefits and aesthetic appeal of their cosmetic pr… Read More »
Cosmetics brand Nudestix has forged a partnership with digital makeover app Perfect365 in which users will now be able test out a #GONUDE makeover featuring digitized Nudestix products, then buy the featured eye, lip and cheek colors from their… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Miguel Krigsner, founder and chairman; Artur Grynbaum, chief executive officer; Fernando Modé, vice president, corporative; Lia Azevedo, vice president, organizational and hum… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuar… Read More »
City of Industry, CA
Sales: $450 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Eric Chen, founder, chief executive officer and president; Bill George, president and chief operating officer, Markwins Beauty Products.
M… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $1.9 billion.
Key Personnel: Ronald O. Perelman, chairman; David L. Kennedy, vice chairman; Lorenzo Delpani, president and chief executive officer; Javier Asarta, executive vice president, chief… Read More »
Sales: $2.6 billion for household, personal care and industrial and institutional products. Corporate sales: $5.6 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Donald R. Knauss, ex… Read More »
Sales: $4 billion.
Key Personnel: Richard R. Rogers, executive chairman; David Holl, president and chief executive officer; Sheryl Adkins-Green, chief marketing officer; Thomas S. Cho, chief supply cha… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: William P. Lauder, executive chairman; Fabrizio Freda, president and chief executive officer; John Demsey, group president; Ca… 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 »
Vantage Specialty Chemicals: appointed Richard McEvoy as its new chief executive officer.
In his new role, McEvoy will oversee all units of Vantage, including personal care, performance materials, and oleo chemicals.
Prior to joining Vantage, McEvoy… Read More »
Say hello to smooth skin with Comfy Fig Body Scrub Jam, new from Lubrizol. With a rich jam-like texture and fruity fig scent, this relaxing scrub warms skin on contact while exfoliating dry skin cells, according to the company.
Carbopol Ultrez 30 po… Read More »
The latest creation from Charlotte Tilbury is Lip Magic Rejuvenating Smoothing Propolis Balm ($35).
This breakthrough anti-aging lip balm features propolis—a resinous elixir created by honeybees to protect the lining of the beehive.
More info:… Read More »
Introducing Tarte’s all-new LipSurgence lip crème ($24) in an array of shades to provide a rich, creamy color veil that stays in place as maracuja, jojoba seed oil, shea butter and vitamin E keep lips looking youthful and full while rest… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has issued its second call for papers for the 29th IFSCC Congress, Oct. 23-26, 2016, in Orlando, FL. Topics under consideration include:
Sun Protection & Beyond— Submissions may focus on increasing the… Read More »
In the first quarter of 2015, sales of US prestige beauty products were $2.6 billion, a 5% increase from Q1 2014, driven by makeup and fragrance, according to The NPD Group. Skin care sales remained flat after experiencing growth for the past three c… Read More »