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Apr 10, 2008 | 09:48 AM CDT

Uniqema Rebrands Under Croda

Croda Industrial Specialities Europe Division will market former Uniqema products...

Apr 03, 2008 | 10:02 AM CDT

Certain Claims May Not Influence Purchase

According to a new study, women are cynical about scientific claims from anti-aging products and are confused by the effectiveness of cosmeceuticals....

Apr 02, 2008 | 10:44 AM CDT

Chemical Reaction: When Looking Back is Looking Forward

By: Steve Herman

The beauty industry has an insatiable craving for innovation. Evaluating the foresight and acumen of the founders of the modern beauty business informs where the industry’s been, the methods of its advancement and where it can still advance.

Apr 02, 2008 | 10:42 AM CDT

Marketing Matters: The Market Potential of Antiaging Cosmeceuticals

By: Liz Grubow, LPK Beauty Group

Regardless of how they are delivered—topically, ingestible or both—cosmeceuticals bring performance and ease of use, as well as surprise and delight, to the consumer.

Apr 02, 2008 | 10:35 AM CDT

High Performance, Good Business

By: Jeff Falk

GCI magazine recently spoke with skin care marketers about their businesses. Although their products target different, specifically defined segments of the market, there are caveats across the board—notably that today’s hyper-aware consumers expect products to perform at a high level and that the partnership between R&D and marketing is paramount in meeting this expectation.

Mar 27, 2008 | 09:16 AM CDT

ISP Makes Introductions at SCC Meeting

Company seeks to address global consumers' concern over the safety and efficacy of preservatives through introduction alternative preservative systems based on organic acids...

Mar 19, 2008 | 03:31 PM CDT

FDA Increases Presence in China

The U.S. FDA is establishing a regulating presence in China to monitor exported food and cosmetics...

Mar 07, 2008 | 11:19 AM CST

Changes Predicted for Natural Cosmetics Market

Organic Monitor predicts 2008 to be defining year in the adoption of natural and organic standards in the cosmetics industry...

Mar 06, 2008 | 10:46 AM CST

Looking for Alternatives

By: Imogen Matthews

Ingredient lists and labels are facing more and more scrutiny as consumers, unwilling to accept cosmetics and toiletries at face value, seek purer, more natural alternative formulations, leading to significant growth in alternative ingredients in new launches.

Mar 05, 2008 | 11:31 AM CST

Profile: It’s Not Easy Bein’ Green

By: Leslie Benson

When Tim Kapsner was developing children’s personal care products for Minnetonka Inc. in the 1980s—themed after Sesame Street characters like Kermit the Frog—he couldn’t have imagined that his introduction to the Muppet known for “Bein’ Green” would bring him full circle more than 20 years later as a senior research scientist for one of the most eco-friendly beauty companies in North America.