Clinical Research Laboratories, Inc. (CRL): welcomed Kyle McGovern as vice president of business development. He will develop its service offering and facilitate expansion into new markets. McGovern joins CRL with a wealth of experience within the in… Read More »
The Skin Cancer Foundation hosted its annual reception on March 22 in San Francisco during the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)’s Annual Meeting. More than 300 guests enjoyed an evening of hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and networking at… Read More »
COLOMBIA: Mary Kay has moved into Colombia. The $4 billion beauty company made an initial investment of $8 million to start its operations in the country.
Mary Kay executives from the US, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina worked in partnership with… Read More »
JAPAN: Shiseido will establish a global innovation center in Yokohama’s Minato Mirai 21 District.
The new research center is scheduled to start operating by the end of 2018, according to the firm, which also plans to increase R&D via sever… Read More »
Seasonality isn’t just for food; it’s a key beauty trend, according to Mintel Beauty & Personal Care (BPC). Rather than simply using the change of seasons as a reason to introduce color stories or scents, beauty manufacturers are incr… 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 »
The FDA has decided to move the goal post. It has declared that to approve a new UV filter you must surpass the requirements of a New Drug Application (NDA). The new hurdle set by the FDA is that all such ingredients must pass the stringent req… Read More »
Consumers’ attitudes toward tanning and the use of sun protection products are influencing trends within the European sun care market. Sun care usage is no longer just about protecting the skin and other sun-related health concerns, but increas… Read More »
You are what you eat, and sometimes what you eat can provide multiple benefits. This month’s column is based upon recommendations from Dr. Joshua Zeichner, director of cosmetic and clinical research in the department of dermatology at Mount Sin… Read More »