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Table of Contents:

January 2012

Business Articles

The Power of Words and Perception

By: Jeff Falk

Regulatory Issues Front of Mind

By: Claire Thévenin

Leaders to Know 2012

By: GCI Editors

The Next Generation of Anti-aging

By: Abby Penning

Case Study: Leveraging Social Referrals for Hair-raising Results

By: Trevor Legwinski

From Biodegradable to Recyclable: Packaging Choices for Beauty Brands

By: Lisa Doyle

New Paradigms

By: Steve Herman

Markets & Trends Articles

Sephora Arrives in Mexico

By: Cristina Kroll

Making a Fragrance Connection Through Color

By: Michelle Harper and Lori Miller Burns

Bite’s Back in Oral Care

By: Colin Decker, Euromonitor International

The Sleeping Giant

By: Imogen Matthews

Building a Beauty Brand Online

By: Herman Chein