Qosmedix has launched a collection of temporary jewelry tattoos by Fashion Tats, a West Coast-based company that has been in the temporary tattoo business for more than 15 years.
The packaging company has included four different packs of temporary m… Read More »
During the past decade, Brazil has climbed to lofty height in the global color cosmetics industry. In 2008, Brazil was the No. 6 makeup market in the world; by the end of 2014, it had reached the No. 3 spot by growing more than 50% between 2009 and 2… Read More »
Whitehouse Station, NJ
Sales: $582 million for sun and foot care products. Corporate sales: $44 billion. Net income: $4.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Kenneth C. Frazier, chairman and chief executive officer; Robert M. Davis,… Read More »
The European sun care category has come under attack from other skin care products, including BB and CC creams that have added sun protection to their formulas. These multifunctional products are considered to be just as effective, more convenient an… Read More »
Ellman International, Inc.: appointed Robert E. Grove, Ph.D to its board of directors. Grove is an experienced business executive and entrepreneur with more than 30 years in the medical laser industry and co-founder of seven companies in this field.&… Read More »
Whitehouse Station, NJ
Sales: $600 million for sun and foot care products. Corporate sales: $47.3 billion. Net income: $6.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Kenneth C. Frazier, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Cuon… Read More »
• US Patent No. 8,394,394 B2; Mousse formulations have been patented by L’Oréal France.
The cosmetic base is comprised of an anhydrous mixture of an effective amount of at least one first non-emulsifying, gellable silicone elastome… Read More »
Fragrance company executives in Western Europe are most likely relieved to have 2012 behind them, after the market flat-lined at $12.8 billion, according to Euromonitor. Both premium and mass fragrance struggled to reach parity with 2011, which was a… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,394,359 B1; Michael P. O’Neil of Dublin, CA has patented a method for tattoo removal. The method includes applying perfluorodecalin to a treatment area and exposing the tattoo portion to a laser output.… Read More »
The 2012 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Survey on Dermatologic Procedures has found that dermatologic surgeons performed nearly 8 million medically necessary and cosmetic procedures in the US last year, nearly a 7% increase over 2… Read More »
Some 7.3 million visitors clicked on “Consumer Updates” at FDA’s website during 2012, and according to the agency, the top 10 most popular topics during the year included mercury in skin care products being sold in the US as well as… Read More »
Wearing sunscreen and other products with SPF is becoming as common as brushing your teeth or combing your hair. No wonder then that sales of suntan lotion and oil in mass market outlets rose more than 3% to $1.2 billion (see chart below) in the pa… Read More »
• Halloween is big—and the way people celebrate the day gets bigger each year. The Fright Night collection featuring products from American International Industries is at the ready to provide boys and gouhls (young and old) with the be… Read More »
By Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
Published August 29, 2011
The subject of aesthetics is certainly one that is growing in prominence in the Big 5 countries with all five reporting increased interest from consumers. Often consumers can simply walk into clinics in order to get procedures such as fillers and B… Read More »
Sales: $1.5 billion (estimated)
Alain Wertheimer, chairman; Maureen Chiquet, global chief executive officer; Francoise Montenay, president; John Galantic, president and chief operating officer, U.S.; Andrea d&rs… Read More »
Most products are sold based on their eye appeal, feel and claims.However, the sense of smell is also being used by marketers to attract customers.That trend is evident in a recent article in the St. Petersburg Times of Florida profiling Russell Brum… Read More »
CEI Forms Partnership with L’Onvie Laboratories
Cosmetic Essence Inc. (CEI), a Holmdel, NJ based contract manufacturer for the personal care and household industries, and L’Onvie Laboratories have formed a development partnership. Ac… Read More »