After a decade of research, Zapne, LLC, has released its signature acne treatment, Zapne ($39.95), an all-natural product.
Zapne’s system works in two steps: the face is prepared with a natural salicylic acid wipe, then a light, pre-measured ma… Read More »
Aesthetics firm Miramar Labs’ miraDry System has received clearance from the US FDA for the treatment of unwanted underarm hair, and permanent reduction of underarm hair of all colors. miraDry is the technology FDA cleared for the treatment of… Read More »
The International Dermal Institute (IDI) has trained more than 100,000 of the world’s top skin therapists, and in celebration of that achievement, IDI will offer its most popular class, “International Skin Care Techniques Workshop,”… 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 »
CHINA: Nestlé Skin Health has launched its Skin Health Investigation, Education and Longevity Development (SHIELD) Center in Shanghai. The center will establish China as one of the anchors in Nestlé Skin Health’s global innovation… Read More »
The at-home spa market is an important one in Europe, where the cost of having professional treatments is less affordable and culturally less of a norm compared to markets such as Asia. Traditionally positioned as a luxury investment or a pampering e… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated a… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,999,310 B1; Chuckles, Inc., Manchester, NH, has patented a keratinous fiber treatment formulation consisting of a crotonic acid/vinyl C8-12 isoalkyl esters/VA/bis-vinyldimethicone crosspolymer and an effective amount of a 50% ammonium… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,992,901 B2; Conopco, has patented a method of providing an antimicrobial effect to skin. It entails applying a composition and waiting at least 15 seconds before rinsing it off. The composition is comprised of a polymer selected from… Read More »
Sales: $1.6 billion
Key Personnel: Satoshi Suzuki, president and chief executive officer; Naoki Kume, director and vice president, finance; Yutaka Den, chief global business officer.
Major Products: Skin care, cosm… 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 »
Sales: $1.8 billion
Key Personnel: Christine Courtin-Clarins, president of the supervisory board; Olivier Courtin-Clarins, managing director; Philip Shearer, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Clarins skin care an… Read More »
Lake Success, NY
Sales: $120 million.
Key Personnel: Irwin Simon, founder, president and chief executive officer and chairman of the board; John Carroll, executive vice president and chief executive officer, Hain Cel… Read More »
Jersey City, NJ
Sales: $198 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Thomas Shipley and Andrew Surwilo, co-founders and chief executive officers; John Ende, chief financial officer; Darek Hrynkiewicz, chief… Read More »
Palm Desert, CA
Sales: $1.4 billion (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Bill Guthy and Greg Renker, founding principals and co-chairmen; Georg Richter, preside… 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 »