Sparkle. Panache. Spectacular special effects. That’s what forward-thinking formulators and chemists are saying about Impact Colors’ Chromagix dynamic collection of multi-variable pigments.
Chromagix colors are prismatic—think of h… Read More »
Masks attract today’s consumer with the promise of immediate results in treating a variety of skin flaws. New formats and formulations that address individual needs appeal to consumer looking to try something different without spending a fortun… Read More »
Many compounds incorporated into topical formulations are in their solid particulate form. Examples include zinc oxide in diaper rush ointment and in calamine lotion for chicken pox, sunscreens containing both titanium and zinc oxide and more as well… 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 »
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. reported net sales for its second quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014 increased 1% to $3.04 billion.
President and CEO Fabrizio Freda said, “Our successful performance this quarter reflected solid global demand f… Read More »
Cetaphil widens its outreach by targeting the younger set…possibly the youngest set of all. Cetaphil Baby ($5.99-$9.99) products are now available online and at retailers like Buy Buy Baby and Babies R’ Us. The five-product collection in… Read More »
Orla Kiely’s Geranium bath and body range is now available at Nordstrom.com. Inspired by the designer’s fashion prints and retro style, Geranium blends essential oils of geranium, eucalyptus and clary sage.
The collection includes shower… Read More »
Better Homes and Gardens and market research firm BrandSpark International have unveiled the winners of the 2015 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Awards. Here’s a rundown of the winners in household and personal care:
Acne Treatment:… Read More »
Terranova’s beloved Shea Butter collection was treated to a complete makeover and was also renamed as Shea Blossom. According to the company, the collection’s new packaging design has been reenergized and is lush with sun-drenched p… Read More »
You can sum up the European facial care market in two words: simplicity and efficacy. They are the primary drivers within the category, reflecting polarizing trends for multi-functionality and multi-step regimes. The alphabet trend is still in full s… Read More »
The ability to create stable emulsions is a cornerstone of a cosmetic chemist’s training. There are plenty of emulsifiers to choose from on the market, and one of the more interesting ones is Lipoid Kosmetik’s Herbamilk.
The Newark, NJ-b… Read More »
Qosmedix recently introduced two TSA compliant travel sized bottle sets containing clear empty cosmetic packaging containers, all under 3.4oz. The five-piece set (Part #522109) includes one lotion pump bottle, two spray bottles and two flip-top bottl… Read More »
Functionality and the addition of beauty benefits are key trends in Europe’s bath and shower market, where the preferred method of personal cleansing is taking a shower. Annual growth in the nearly $5.9 billion European bath and shower market h… Read More »
Just because your muscles get a workout doesn’t mean your skin must too. Weekend warriors and serious athletes know the importance of measuring their heart rates, working their muscles to fatigue and improving their running times. But with all… Read More »
Sweet or spicy? Why not both! Vitabath’s festive Holiday Carrier ($9.99) includes a set of four 2oz coordinating body washes and hydrating lotions in its top-selling holiday fragrances: Sweet Pink Peppermint and Spice Is Nice. Perfectly package… Read More »
President Obama had the Sunscreen Innovation Act (SIA) on his desk before Thanksgiving week.1 Time to give thanks and celebrate. His signature has the potential to protect a needlessly at- risk population from sun damage. The Senate passed the SIA on… Read More »