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Kline Looks at China's Beauty Market, Including Skin Care, Hair Care, Makeup and More
Chinese consumers have become more price-sensitive, reducing salon and spa visits, but are determined to tackle beauty concerns, and thus the professional market in China is seeing a steady increase.
Euromonitor Examines Beauty Growth in Africa Via L'Oréal Acquisition
Senior Euromonitor analyst Oru Mohiuddin notes, "With a forecast 5.2% CAGR, the Middle East and Africa is set to be the second leading regional market for beauty and personal care over 2012–2017."
NPD Group Shows Prestige Women’s Fragrance Sales Up 8%
According to The NPD Group, niche colognes and premium juices are among winners heading into Mother’s Day.
InnoCos Europe 2013 Focuses on Innovation
Conferences at the June event, led by senior beauty executives, will explore innovative ways to create opportunities, expand business and build strategic partnerships, foster brand loyalty and communicate a brand story.
Consumer Sentiment Up, According to IRI Worldwide
The company's latest MarketPulse survey finds that consumers weathered the latest round of economic storms very well and are feeling more optimistic than they have in quite some time.
Net Sales Nearly Up 30% in Q1 2013 for Inter Parfums
The fragrance company's largest markets—North America, Western Europe and Asia—saw sales increases of 28%, 24% and 29%, respectively, while Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Central and South America reported sales increases of 96%, 9% and 41%, respectively.
Cosmoprof North America Reveals 2013 Discover Beauty Lineup
The final lineup for the 18 beauty brands that will be featured as part of the Discover Beauty pavilion at the 2013 Cosmoprof North America is now available.
Henkel Reaffirms 2013 Guidance Following Strong Q1
The company's beauty care division increased its organic global sales 4% for the quarter.

Beauty Ingredient News

Ingredients from NYSCC Suppliers' Day and More Beauty Ingredient News and Launches for Early May 2013
Get information on featured ingredients from BASF, Lubrizol, Lucas Meyer and more suppliers from the 2013 NYSCC Suppliers' Day, as well as news on new collaborations and ingredients, TV appearances, awards and more.

Featured Articles

The Anatomy of BB Creams
By: Luigi Rigano, PhD
An exploration of the ingredients, claims and strategies behind the growing product—and category.
Mexico Leads Latin America in Export of Cosmetics
By: Cristina Kroll
Growth for beauty brands continues across South America.
Thinking Outside the (Same Old) Box
By: Abby Penning
With everyone thinking innovation these days, developing beauty packaging that is truly inspired is critical.
Antioxidants in Natural Skin Care
By: Szilvia Hickman
Daily replenishment of topical antioxidants provides the skin with an arsenal to deflect the assault and minimize the damage created by free radicals.

Featured Event

Jun 18-20, 2013 | New York, NY, USA
HBA Global Expo