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Aug 11, 2009 | 02:27 PM CDT

The New Age of Antiaging

By: Jeff Falk

According to Euromonitor International’s June 2009 State of the Industry report, consumers clearly prioritize age-prevention above all else—allowing antiaging, as a global subcategory of skin care, to remain relatively unscathed as consumers’ tightened their purse strings. Still, both marketers and suppliers have been forced to reevaluate how consumers spend and adjust game plans accordingly. The resounding universals of fact-based claims—staying true to a brand mission and capturing the consumer’s imagination—remain, and a panel of marketers and suppliers delve into the issues.

Aug 11, 2009 | 12:48 PM CDT

Clariant Goes Conceptual/Ecological

Company launches product concepts for strategic marketing application.

Jul 31, 2009 | 04:22 PM CDT

J&J Establishes Online Institute for Naturals Education

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies Inc. has established an education-based Web site as a resource for information on the science of natural ingredients in skin care.

Jul 31, 2009 | 11:08 AM CDT

Clariant Sales Down in Q2 2009; Cash Flow Improves

Focus on generating cash, decreasing costs and reducing complexity shows results; functional chemicals most resilient to decline in demand.

Jul 24, 2009 | 02:17 PM CDT

Spice up Your Formulation: Addressing Issues Caused by Acids in Skin Care Products

By: Zolt Szabados, Technical Services Manager, BAS…

Introduction of Luvigel(TM) Star as an effective thickener in anti-aging preparations

Jul 13, 2009 | 09:43 AM CDT

BASF Launches New Ingredients

Thickener, shine reducer and synthetic mica ingredient for pigment applications among new offerings.

Jul 07, 2009 | 06:27 PM CDT

Regulatory: Updates to Independent EU Cosmetic Directive

By: David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates

A look at a recent European effort to outline organic and natural standards raises pointed questions in the conversation of what the terms really mean (or don't mean).

Jul 06, 2009 | 11:42 AM CDT

Addressing Evolving Consumer Concerns

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

With an increasing number of consumers concerned about more aspects of the products they buy, it is to the beauty industry’s benefit to clearly and effectively communicate the advantages and safety of the products it offers.

Jul 06, 2009 | 11:37 AM CDT

Putting on a New Face—Environmentalism’s Impact on Ingredients and Packaging

By: Liz Grubow

Creating cradle-to-cradle has implications for ingredient and packaging choices—as well as business and marketing strategies.

Jul 06, 2009 | 09:44 AM CDT

BASF Specifies Restructuring Plans; Ciba Acquisition

Restructuring plans include a reduction of approximately 3,700 positions by 2013; sale or closure for 23 of the 55 former Ciba production sites.