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NPD Evaluates Alphabet Creams in Modern Culture
In a blog post from Larissa Jensen, the director and beauty industry analyst with The NPD Group digs into where alphabet creams (BB, CC, DD, etc.) are successful—and where they are lacking.
Hair Color, Styling Agents Display Value in Australia
Canadean, a market research firm, released a report showing how the hair care market is trending in Australia.
Unilever Increases Stake in Hindustan Unilever
Unilever CEO Paul Polman calls Hindustan Unilever: "...an excellent Indian business with a proud heritage and the potential for attractive long-term growth."
Brand Keys Ranks Top Patriotic Brands
A key marketing designator, "patriotic" is likely something many U.S. brands would like to be associated with. See which beauty and grooming brands ranked at the top.
Metrosexual Male Sees Rise in Russia
The rise of the metrosexual male and blurring boundaries between female and male fragrances means that male fragrances will also likely grow ahead of other categories in Russia.
Summer Beauty Gets a Boost from CoverGirl Bus Tour
The Easy Breezy Block Party Bus from CoverGirl will be visiting cities and events around the U.S. over the summer to help promote hot looks and its products.
More Beauty Suppliers Attracted to 2013 in-cosmetics Asia
The mix of new and returning exhibitors at the upcoming 2013 in-cosmetics Asia event reflects the pan-Asian and global perspective it provides.
Top Destinations at the 2013 Cosmoprof North America
For those attending Cosmoprof North America for 2013, there are new areas to explore, as well as mainstays to be sure to drop in on.

Beauty Packaging News

Going Social, Collaborations, Texture and More Beauty Packaging News for Early July 2013
Glass bottles with bottom texture near colorful flowers Discover new launches from New High Glass, Albéa, Aptar Home + Beauty, Bioplan and many more, as well as news on Luxe Pack Shanghai, Dupont and beyond.

Featured Articles

The Feel Good Factor in Skin Care
By: Katerina Steventon, PhD
The feel good factor in skin care stems from the integrity of the skin barrier. A recent theory hypothesizes that the injured epidermis can affect emotional state and act on the brain.
Taking Risks for Better Beauty with Maybelline New York and CEW
Maybelline New York executives speaking at CEW event By: Nancy Jeffries
Execs from Maybelline New York walked through the importance of brand building, new product development, marketing and market development and much more, highlighting key partnerships and star products, at a CEW Women and Men in Beauty Series event in New York.