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Nail polish and lip care product are among the new offerings.
Teen actress Zendaya steps in as a brand ambassador for the acne line from Guthy Renker.
A blog post from Euromonitor's Rob Walker tracks how a likely baby boom in China will not just significantly affect not baby products, but beauty as well.
New research fro mMintel finds that multi-generational families are more likely than all parents surveyed to say they have increased spending on their kids in each of the categories considered, but half (50%) wish families like theirs were better represented in TV and print ads.
Contributing Euromonitor analyst parses the opportunities for surfactants in the beauty market.
The 2013 Teen Vogue/Goldman Sachs Brand Affinity Index shows millennials' awareness, favorability and word-of-mouth recognition for beauty and apparel brands.
Nail product usage rises to 97% for girls aged 12–14, and 14% of all teen and tween girls use nail products on a daily basis, according to Mintel.
Color cosmetics are still a key entry point into beauty for tweens and teens, but more are also increasingly turning to skin and hair care products at a younger age.
BRIC countries China and Russia continue to be a big factor in baby care, which saw consumers worldwide spend more than $14 billion on baby personal care products in 2012. However, Brazil seems to be cooling to this segment.
The company achieved revenue and profit growth in Europe, Africa and Asia, and its beauty business has expanded into new distribution channels.