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Taking Cosmetic Efficacy Testing to a New Level: Gerwin J. Puppels

The featured innovator series, a commemoration of Cosmetics & Toiletries’ 100th Anniversary honoring an innovator that has transformed the industry, draws to a close with the following December innovator.

Award-winning Cosmetic Chemist Rides the Wave to Success

Martin M. Rieger entered the cosmetic industry by accident. He is the only person to ever receive both the SCC Lifetime Service award and the Maison G. de Navarre Medal Award. His lifetime in the personal care industry is highlighted in this article.

Going Green: One Entrepreneur’s Affect on the Cosmetic Industry—Anita Roddick

“… the kind of shop I’m thinking of opening is one that sells natural cosmetics in different sizes and in cheap, refillable containers,” Anita Roddick told her husband Gordon in the mid-1970s. When The Body Shop’s first branch opened in March 1976 with 25 products, that is what she did...

A Publisher’s Mark on the Cosmetic Industry: Stanley E. Allured

Stanley E. Allured loved the cosmetic industry as much as he loved publishing. His involvement in the industry shows how true that is.

Albert M. Kligman, PhD—Teacher, Speaker, Researcher and Admirer of the Cosmetic Industry

“I am indebted to the cosmetic industry,” Kligman says. “I think academic people should have more interest in the cosmetic industry because [this industry] makes an enormous number of products that make life so much more agreeable for many people.”

Helena Rubinstein’s Legacy of Opportunity

“I’m happiest working in my ‘kitchen,” said Helena Rubinstein in 1958 when she was 87 and still active in her business. She set up her kitchen—i.e., a small laboratory—to make her first face cream.

William P. Ungerer

Today, approximately 300 perfumers comprise the American Society of Perfumers, perhaps 1,000 worldwide. Currently there are many significant players in the ingredient side of perfumery, but one of the 15 current major suppliers can say its business is still all in the family. The family-owned Ungerer & Company was one of the first perfumers in the United States and holds court today among as one of the most significant suppliers in the industry. By L. DiBerardino

Walker Pioneered in Ethnic Hair Care, Women in Cosmetics

The ability to break down barriers may be the single most defining trait in the make up of an innovator. In an era that suppressed women--particularly black women--and women-owned businesses were an anomaly, icon Madam C.J. Walker jump-started the ethnic hair industry and forged a beauty empire that lasted through the mid-1980s.

Lipotec Adds East Coast Account Manager

Reema Shah has been named East Coast account manager for Lipotec, a subsidiary of The Lubrizol Corporation. Her addition to the company was in line with the company's skin care strategy.

TRI-K Names Account Manager for Brazil

Sandra Moya has joined TRI-K Industries Inc. as the sales account manager for Brazil. Located in São Paulo, Moya will be responsible for TRI-K’s sales programs and strategic market development throughout Brazil.

Extracts and Ingredients Adds Two in Technical Sales

Extracts and Ingredients Ltd., a division of Morre-Tec Industries Inc., has made two additions to its technical sales staff. Jacklyn H. Kim and Jenna L. Jelinski have been named the company's West Coast and East Coast account managers, respectively.

AkzoNobel Surface Chemistry Adds Two Technical Leaders to Personal Care Team

AkzoNobel has added two technical project leaders for personal care to its Surface Chemistry EMEIA group.

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