Coty Announces Agreement With Etro to Produce & Distribute Fragrance Lines & Home Scent Collections
Coty and Etro will work together to explore new categories and innovations to grow the brand’s beauty portfolio.
Feb 20th, 2024
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C&T Allē Awards
Label Challenge Answer: Purezero Biotin Conditioner
Read the Label: Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask
Laneige is a well-known Korean skin care brand that launched in the 1990s, perhaps known best for its Lip Sleeping Mask. The website boasts it is "the #1 lip treatment brand in the U.S." This column takes a closer look at the ingredients to see why.
Feb 14th, 2024
Puresterol (Pueraria mirifica) based face serums reduce wrinkles in clinical trials
Bio-Botanica® announced Puresterol® (Pueraria mirifica) based serums found to reduce wrinkles in clinical trials
Jan 19th, 2024
Expert Opinions: Sun/Skin Protection – Longevity, Bio- and SPF-Boosted, Microbiome and More
Among the top beauty ingredient trends projected for 2024, longevity (aka anti-aging, well aging, etc.) is perhaps one of the oldest – however, it is being taken to new high-tech levels. Here, industry experts weigh in on trends in this space.
Feb 12th, 2024
Label Challenge Answer: Desert Essence 100% Pure Jojoba Oil
Feb 9th, 2024
NEW EXPERT ALERT Lipstick Lesbians Join Product Design in the Age of Beauty Influencers
Social media is setting trends and beauty standards (for good and ill), signaling shifts in consumer sentiment, shaping marketing strategies, and even inspiring beauty product innovation.
Feb 8th, 2024
Act+Acre Launches Showerhead Filter to Improve Scalp & Hair Health
The Showerhead Filter is made to remove chlorine, heavy metals and other contaminants from your shower.
Feb 7th, 2024
Label Challenge Answer: Hero Force Shield Superlight Sunscreen
Feb 2nd, 2024
Layering Efficacies to Reverse Photoaging: A Multifunctional Serum Case Study
This case study explains how ingredients with different efficacies were chosen to build a multifunctional serum to reduce signs of photoaging. Antioxidant, skin defense, keratinocyte renewal, increased HA and moisture content, etc., tests are described.
Feb 1st, 2024
Expert Opinions: Innovations in Equipment and Devices — QC, Safety, Eco Replacements, FDA Standards, AI and More
Ingredients draw all the accolades in cosmetics R&D but the invisible world of equipment, devices and methods for formulation, testing and manufacturing is experiencing major upgrades. Here, industry experts share insights on innovation in this area.
Feb 1st, 2024
Trending: Milk Makeup Jelly Blush, Sugar Cosmetics, Rice Serum and Space Makeup
Our regular "Consumer Pulse" report on the socials reveals trends in cosmetic searches. Top topics this week are: Milk Makeup jelly blush/tint, Morphe Makeup Talk eye/lip liner, Sugar Cosmetics valuation, rice serum, #spacemakeup, #lazylipstick and more.
Jan 31st, 2024
New Zealand to Ban PFAS 'Forever Chemicals' from Cosmetics
As a part of several updates made to the Cosmetic Products Group Standard, the New Zealand Environmental Protection Agency announced the decision to ban PFAS on Jan. 30, 2024; the ban will go into effect on Dec. 31, 2026.
Jan 30th, 2024