Air Cushion Makeup: The Next Big Beauty Trend?

Already gaining a lot of momentum in beauty hotbed South Korea, Air Cushion makeup is just beginning to go global. Euromonitor research analyst Minji Kim walks through its development—and almost inevitable global expansion.

Science-backed Skin Care on the Verge of a Market Breakthrough

According to Diagonal Reports research, consumers report science confers credibility on skin care formulations, and large, underserved markets present an opportunity to roll out more scientific skin care brands.

CEW Announces Finalists for the 2014 CEW Insiders' Choice Beauty Awards

Learn the finalists for the 2014 CEW Insiders' Choice Beauty Awards.

At-home Beauty Continues to Be Big for Devices, Says Kline

In 2013, hair removal was the leading skin care concern addressed by at‐home beauty devices, with cleansing and anti-aging the second and third leading global skin care concerns, respectively, according to Kline & Company.

C&T Names Best New Ingredient Award Winner

Cosmetics & Toiletries announced the winner of its 2014 Best New Ingredient award during the Awards Ceremony, held on April 2, 2014, at in-cosmetics in Hamburg, honoring the ingenuity and science that go into technologies developed for beauty products.

Beiersdorf Awards Innovation Pitches at in-cosmetics

Croda, Ashland and KPT were recognized by Beiersdorf for their innovaitve ingredient pitches and will partner with Beiersdorf for a chance to market under brands such as Nivea and Eucerin.

The Beauty Company and The Benchmarking Company Announce New Corporate Structure

Effective May 1, 2014, the consumer research and beauty product testing division of The Beauty Company will operate under The Benchmarking Company, a sister firm to The Beauty Company.

Conan Visits Mary Kay While in Dallas

The late night host and comedian picked up some beauty product knowledge and selling skills on a visit to Mary Kay global headquarters in Dallas.

Beauty Ingredient News

Good Manufacturing Practices, Launches from in-cosmetics 2014, and More Beauty Ingredient News and Launches for Early April 2014

Track the variety of launches from the 2014 in-cosmetics in Hamburg, Germany, as well as news on BASF, Clariant and more.

Featured Articles

Ingredient Hysteria and Misconceptions

By: Carol and Rob Trow
Many ingredients have been subjected to misinformation based on unreliable research and personal opinions—learn the importance of separating fact from fiction.

Stop Collecting Underpants and Start Making Money!

By: Alisa Marie Beyer
Without a plan—and a strong adherence to that plan—profit might never be in the future for your beauty brand.

The Total Sensory Package

By: Lisa Doyle
Create a unique sensory experience with distinctive packaging.