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Jul 29, 2014 | 08:34 AM CDT

New Certifications, 2016 Color Trends, and More Beauty Ingredient News and Launches for Late July 2014

Learn about a price increase from BASF, new certifications for TRI-K and Evonik, a 2016 color insights from Impact Colors, and new ingredient launches from Bio-Botanica, Silab, Greentech and more.

Jul 28, 2014 | 04:35 PM CDT

Red Hot Claims: The Benchmarking Company Shares Stats on Claims and Consumers

According to a new Beauty by the Numbers infographic from The Benchmarking Company, consumer and clinical claims almost can't be overestimated when it comes to beauty products.

Jul 28, 2014 | 09:38 AM CDT

Full Service Event: Luxe Formulation to Launch at 2014 Luxe Pack Monaco

Aiming to target beauty industry needs “from formula to full service for perfumery and cosmetics," Luxe Pack Monaco announced a new event segment—Luxe Formulation, which focuses on standard or customized beauty formulation, packaging, filling, full service, private label brands and all associated services.

Jul 25, 2014 | 10:04 AM CDT

Gluten-free Claims in Beauty Beginning to Rise

Already a hot claim in the food and beverage industry, “gluten-free” is making inroads as a popular beauty option now too, according to Mintel.

Jul 25, 2014 | 09:57 AM CDT

Mary Kay Engaging Consumers, Reps Via Project Runway Partnership

Mary Kay is acting as the official beauty sponsor of the thirteenth season of the fashion-focused reality show Project Runway.

Jul 24, 2014 | 12:01 PM CDT

LVMH Announces Revenue of €14 Billion for First Half 2014

The company saw organic revenue growth of 5% compared to 2013, with growth in the U.S. and Asia while European sales demonstrated resilience despite a challenging environment.

Jul 24, 2014 | 11:52 AM CDT

Unilever Grows Underlying Sales 3.7% for First Half 2014

Underlying sales grew 3.7%, with emerging markets up 6.6%, while underlying volume growth was up 1.9% and price was up 1.7%.

Jul 24, 2014 | 09:53 AM CDT

A Continuing Climb for At-Home Beauty Devices

A Kline Blogs post shares category hot spots and standout products for the at-home beauty devices market, as well as what skin care concerns consumers are eager to address with this type of product.

Jul 24, 2014 | 09:46 AM CDT

Europe Performs Well in Inter Parfums’ Three-Month Results Ending June 30, 2014

European-based sales for the company climbed over 30% for the fragrance company, while U.S.-based sales faltered a bit, dropping 4.7%.

Jul 23, 2014 | 10:37 AM CDT

Butter London Looking to Expand Reach with New Investment

Private equity investment firm Encore Consumer Capital has invested in nail care-focused brand Butter London with a focus on bringing greater growth.