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Jan 27, 2015 | 10:53 AM CST

NPD Reports US Color Shift from Nails to Eyes and Lips

Growth in U.S. prestige makeup is shifting from nails to eyes and lips, according to The NPD Group.

Jan 16, 2015 | 10:59 AM CST

More and More, Beauty Synonymous With Wellness

Wellness as beauty is a bottom up development that is, and has been, 100% driven by changes in consumer behavior and regimes. Words such as 'energy' and 'de-stressing' resonate with consumers, and it is up to brand owners to adapt their products to meet the demands of beauty as wellness.

Dec 26, 2014 | 11:03 AM CST

Anti-aging Skin Care Not Resonating With Older Consumers

According to a Canadean, consumer adoption of anti-aging skin care routines is low despite high interest in the products, indicating that marketers are failing to connect with a majority of consumers who are most interested in their products; brands not getting their messaging right when they talk to older consumers—a group comfortable with their age.

Dec 23, 2014 | 11:09 AM CST

U.S. Prestige Lip Color Sales Grow by Double-Digits

Total lip makeup sales up for the 12 months ending November 2014, and growth in lip makeup is not limited to lip color; lip products are among the primary drivers of total prestige makeup growth.

Dec 16, 2014 | 10:44 AM CST

Opportunities for US Beauty in the UK

With £276.6 million in export sales to the U.K., U.S. beauty companies only capturing a small percentage of the U.K.'s £8.9 billion beauty market.

Dec 08, 2014 | 12:01 PM CST

Sunscreen Innovation Act Becomes a Law

It's official—the Sunscreen Innovation Act has become a law. On Nov. 29, 2014, President Barack Obama signed the bipartisan Sunscreen Innovation Act into law, paving the way for more sunscreen actives on the U.S. sun care market.

Dec 03, 2014 | 11:53 AM CST

Brazilian Consumers Seek Body Creams With the 'Right' Story

According to Canadean, body care accounts for 70.6% of the Brazilian skin care market, and the desire to enhance appearance influences 28.8% of this consumption.

Dec 01, 2014 | 05:11 PM CST

Evolving German Men's Skin Care Market Presenting Sizeable Opportunity

In the traditionally female-oriented skin care market, it is men who present a highly attractive opportunity in Germany, finds new report by Canadean; report also finds many consumers now believe there is little difference between premium branded skin care and private label alternatives.

Nov 25, 2014 | 04:58 PM CST

AAD Applauds Sunscreen Innovation Act

AAD Applauds Congress for Passing Sunscreen Innovation Act

The new Act was developed to speed new UV filter approvals, to provide consumers with longer-lasting UVA protection.

Nov 04, 2014 | 10:49 AM CST

Italian Consumers Looking for Makeup with Anti-aging Benefits

Italian consumers need makeup to cover age-related skin impurities, according to a recent report by Canadean. The report finds that 19.4% of makeup consumption in Italy is driven by anti-aging needs.