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Table of Contents:

September 2009

Business Articles

When Beauty Meets Biotech

By: Marie Alice Dibon

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

By: Sara Mason

Word-of-mouth Marketing Will Change Your Business

By: Tina Hedges and Sarah Chung

Creativity and Innovation

By: Steve Herman

Labeling Claims—Untangling the Rules

By: David C. Steinberg

Connecting

By: Josh Salés

Markets & Trends Articles

Facing Challenges, Russian Beauty Maintains Potential

By: Greg Grishchenko

Balancing on a Bubble

By: Carrie Lennard, Euromonitor International

Legislative Changes in Ecuador Impact Beauty Imports

By: Cristina Kroll

1 + 1 = 3

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

Meet the Conductor—Neil Katz

By: Nancy Jeffries

Fragrance Memories Past and Present

By: Nancy C. Hayden