Metabolix, Inc., an advanced biomaterials company, entered into a global, exclusive commercial and technology alliance with Honeywell to offer new marine biodegradable biopolymers for use in cosmetics and personal care products.
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Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will open up new “sensory dimensions” of its GlucoTain sugar-based and sulfate-free surfactants range. According to the company, unique GlucoTain goes beyond the functional benefits o… Read More »
The New York Chapter’s India Seminar, “India: Tapping the Emerging Personal Care Market” is planned for May 11, at the Renaissance Hotel in Iselin, NJ.
A member of the rising economic powers, otherwise known as the BRIC nations and… Read More »
Dove has unveiled its Choose Beautiful campaign with a new film shot in five countries across the globe. The goal is to encourage women worldwide to reconsider the choices they make about their beauty and how those choices make them feel.
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Sun Products’ All laundry detergent is teaming up with the Peanuts Gang on a multi-year, integrated campaign. The centerpiece of the partnership is a new TV spot with the world’s most famous dirty kid, Pig-Pen, and other members of the Pe… Read More »
FRANCE: Coty Inc. has completed its acquisition of the Bourjois cosmetics brand from Chanel for approximately 15.43 million shares of Coty’s Class A Common Stock.
Bourjois—which has a portfolio of color cosmetic products that are sold th… 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 »
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 »
Fragrance is one of the few European beauty markets where premium brands dominate, accounting for approximately 70% of sales; premium fragrances are regarded by many to be aspirational, yet affordable. Even during the economic downturn, consumers pre… 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 »