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Dry Shampoos Account for 3% of Global Shampoo Launches in 2012
The growing segment continues to creep up in popularity, according to Mintel, which sees trends such as easy-to-use products, on-the-go lifestyles and consumers not seeing daily shampooing as necessary helping to push the category.
Euromonitor Presents Skin Care Data in New Graphics
Focusing on the ever-strong skin care segment of the beauty industry, Euromonitor reveals facts and trends about its growth and development worldwide.
Japanese, Indian Companies Team Up for Expansion in India's Beauty Market
Aiming to claim a larger portion of the growing Indian beauty market, Japanese beauty company Kosé has teamed with Indian pharma company Elder to create and manufacture products for Indian consumers.
New Chief Marketing, Digital Exec for Sephora
Julie Bornstein has been promoted to chief marketing and digital officer for the beauty specialty retailer.
Kline Provides Insights on Global Beauty Ingredient Market
The global market for beauty ingredients such as surfactants and polymers is dynamic, with a variety of factors—including emerging markets and eco-friendly trends—pushing it forward.
Color Match, Trends and More Available Via New China Glaze App
The nail care brand is focusing on color, texture, helping consumers try new products and keep up with trends, and much more with its free China Glaze App.
Ulta Net Sales Up 25% for Fiscal 2012
The beauty specialty retailer had a strong showing in 2012, and in the fourth quarter, where the company saw net sales increased 30.3% over Q4 2011 to $758.8 million.
Coalition Established to Improve Regulatory Pathway for US Sun Care
The Public Access to Sunscreens Coalition launches with the mission to work collaboratively with the FDA and other entities to facilitate availability of improved UV ingredients; sun care products in the U.S. market.
Q4 2012 Drops for Inter Parfums, But Full Year 2012 Shows Strength
et sales for 2012 at Inter Parfums were a record $654.1 million, or 6.3% ahead of $615.2 million in 2011. At comparable foreign currency exchange rates, net sales rose approximately 9.4%.
Seven Predicts Spring/Summer 2014 Fragrance Trends
The forecast finds floral, fruity and gourmand notes influencing next year’s fragrance compositions.
Natural Beauty Opportunities Emerge in China, Says Mintel
The Mintel Beauty & Personal Care division is highlighting the growing potential for natural beauty products in China, pushed by demands for facial skin care products, which is forecasted to reach RMB104 billion by 2017.

Beauty Packaging News

Web Videos, French Innovation, New Collections, Cap Technology and More Beauty Packaging News for Late March 2013
New product launches from adesign, Albéa, Lumson and more, as well as collaborations between fragrance and packaging companies and new team members.

Featured Articles

Social Beauty: How New Developments in Social Media are Changing the Industry
By: Imogen Matthews
Much is made of the importance of social media and Internet retailing, as well as of having an online media strategy, and yet many beauty brands have yet to embrace one. Imogen Matthews, consultant to in-cosmetics, researches the latest social media and e-retail trends and implications for the beauty industry.
Is Your Packaging Saying Hello or Goodbye?
By: Alisa Marie Beyer
On the crowded beauty shelf, there‚Äôs only one way to be sure your brand is connecting with consumers and singing the song she wants to hear—your packaging.
More Multicultural: Handling Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation
By: Christine Heathman
Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation is a universal response of the skin and is more common in the darker global skin types.