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Nov 29, 2011 | 02:19 PM CST

Researchers Suggest Gluten Identification in Cosmetics

Research presented at the American College of Gastroenterology’s (ACG) 76th Annual Scientific meeting in Washington, D.C., USA, suggested that celiac patients may have adverse reactions to gluten in cosmetics.

Nov 29, 2011 | 11:28 AM CST

Controversial Ingredients: One Brand’s Perspective

By: Ada Polla and Anne Pouillot

A number of ingredients have been vilified, and ingredient myths have perpetuated. Scientific evidence suggests that some should be eliminated from formulations; the use of others, while safe according to the available scientific data, should be considered for commercial reasons related to consumer perception.

Nov 29, 2011 | 10:57 AM CST

Claims and Promises

By: Imogen Matthews

With so many new launches boasting differing breakthrough technologies, brands need to differentiate themselves in the market to reach consumers. To retain consumers, brands must fulfill their claims’ promises.

Nov 03, 2011 | 08:50 AM CDT

The Product Development Team

By: Art Rich, Ph.D.

The product development group functions as the swing activity between product marketing and research and development. It is involved with the selection of product(s) that will satisfy marketing needs for the new product launch.

Nov 01, 2011 | 07:01 PM CDT

HBA Puts Out Call for Speakers

June 2012 conference track topics will include creating successful brands; package design and consumer appeal; new ingredients and formulation processes, regulatory updates; social media and effective marketing solutions; and real-world case studies.

Nov 01, 2011 | 08:59 AM CDT

The Intensifying Regulatory Investigation of Formaldehyde and Its Implications

By: Stan Perry

A recent report on formaldehyde will not only impact consumer confidence, and what can and can’t be used in products, it may also open the door for toxic tort cases. Understanding the background, challenges and methods of addressing this chemical and its use is a lesson that may be applicable across regulations and regulatory environments.

Nov 01, 2011 | 08:35 AM CDT

The Importance of Efficacy in Cosmeceutical Beauty

By: Abby Penning

Ongoing ingredient innovations and consumers’ constant desire to maintain youthful skin has this beauty segment continuing to develop.

Nov 01, 2011 | 08:01 AM CDT

INCI Name: Fragrance

By: Steve Herman

Today’s consumers hate secrets, especially when it involves something they smell or put on their skin. Columnist Steve Herman shares his opinions on transparency.

Oct 04, 2011 | 07:47 AM CDT

In-cosmetics Asia 2011 Announces Event Program

Program includes brand expert analysis of latest developments in the market, with a goal of building original and innovative marketing campaigns, and showcase of cutting-edge ingredients and technologies.

Sep 15, 2011 | 09:34 AM CDT

Kline Reports Growing Consumer Attention to Active Beauty Products

With an expected annual growth rate of 3.8% through 2015, beauty ingredients combining efficacy with the natural trend and those that have a unique characteristic will emerge as front-runners in this market.