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Nov 25, 2014 | 05:12 PM CST

Cosmetics Industry Embraces Digital

A recent report from the National Law Review explores how the cosmetics industry is embracing digital tools and formats; for example, L’Oréal's Makeup Genius app for users to apply makeup virtually.

Nov 04, 2014 | 11:10 AM CST

NAD Recommends Claim Alteration for P&G's Secret Clinical Strength

The National Advertising Division (NAD) has recommended that The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) discontinue "100% odor protection" claims for the company’s Secret Clinical Strength Clear Gel and Invisible Solid. Claims, including those made in television, print, and social media advertising, as well as on the company website, were challenged by Unilever United States Inc.

Oct 27, 2014 | 12:28 PM CDT

November 2014 Ingredient Launches from Lipotec, Swallowfield and RiceBran Technologies

Launches include anti-cellulite plankton and aerosol spray for body butters.

Oct 27, 2014 | 11:47 AM CDT

The Challenges of Establishing Natural Standards for Fragranced Personal Care

By: Jack Corley

Consumer confusion, the rise of sustainability and the appearance of retailer standards.

Oct 27, 2014 | 11:37 AM CDT

Copper and Its Role in Collagen Development

By: Michael Q. Pugliese

As new peptides are embraced, information will be added to the discussion about a new use and, perhaps, usefulness of copper—a cosmetic ingredient that has been around for centuries.

Oct 27, 2014 | 11:32 AM CDT

More Than a Feeling: Multisensory in Bath & Body

By: Lisa Doyle

Suppliers go beyond “feel” when creating unique body care ingredient technology offerings, with multisensory formulations key to today’s successful products.

Oct 27, 2014 | 11:16 AM CDT

Beauty Brightened: New Skin Brightening Ingredients

By: Shyam Gupta

A brief exploration of skin tone, brightening mechanisms and the ingredients that may be effectively used as skin brighteners.

Oct 01, 2014 | 10:01 AM CDT

October 2014 Ingredient Launches from Croda, Bio-Botanica, Silab and More

Ingredients for anti-irritancy, repair, unique textures, fighting underarm odor, replacing polyethylene microbeads and more.

Sep 30, 2014 | 04:05 PM CDT

Legitimizing Claims

By: Sara Mason

The science behind proving beauty products work.