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Sep 30, 2014 | 10:57 AM CDT

Culturally Relevant Messaging Absent in Marketing to Black Consumers

New research from Mintel reveals that 42% of black consumers have tried or would be interested in trying anti-aging hair products, a higher percentage of those interested in anti-aging skin care; many companies missing the mark and missing culturally relevant messaging.

Sep 29, 2014 | 09:25 AM CDT

Coty CEO Scannavini Steps Down

Scannavini resigned due personal reasons, chairman Bart Becht will take over as interim CEO while the company begins search for a successor.

Sep 26, 2014 | 12:40 PM CDT

Olay Names Katie Holmes Global Brand Ambassador

Holmes will represent the Olay global brand campaign, Your Best Beautiful; actress is brand's first global ambassador.

Sep 18, 2014 | 11:12 AM CDT

2014 Sunscreen Innovation Act Unanimously Passes

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Sunscreen Innovation Act (S. 2141) on Sept. 17, 2014, which the Public Access to SunScreens (PASS) Coalition applauded. This Act aims to streamline the process for approving new sunscreen ingredients.

Sep 17, 2014 | 01:13 PM CDT

Kline Introduces Report on the Sexual Wellness Market

Lubricants among the products that offer opportunities for personal care brands; retailers respond to growing consumer expectations of these products with larger intimate health sections.

Sep 17, 2014 | 12:53 PM CDT

Report Reveals Personal Care Wipes to See Rapid Gains

The Freedonia Group's new report on the wipes market predicts increased consumer spending will promote the use of higher value, more task-specific wipes; products such as personal hygiene and pre-moistened facial cleansing wipes will see rapid gains.

Sep 17, 2014 | 11:43 AM CDT

Market for Personalized Skin Care Continues to Show Potential

Global market for personalized skin care valued at $12.2 billion; survey of U.K. consumers shows they're even willing to provide blood, skin, hair and DNA samples

Sep 17, 2014 | 10:33 AM CDT

Impact Colors Releases Color Trends 2016+

Impact Colors has released its color trends report for 2016 and beyond. The seventh annual Color Trends 2016+ highlights four distinct trends: Artland, Enchanted, Cosmos and Rendezvous.

Sep 17, 2014 | 09:36 AM CDT

Consumer Buys for Needs, Function While Industry Sells by Category

Diagonal Reports believes that the beauty industry and the consumer are out of sync, reporting that consumers view beauty by functional need rather than by category. This finding is reported in its Lexicon of Beauty 2015-2025, which remaps the beauty industry according to function.