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Apr 24, 2014 | 11:57 AM CDT

Personal Care Helps Buoy Unilever Q1 2014 Results

Highlights from its results include underlying sales growth of 3.6%, with emerging markets up 6.6%, and underlying volume growth up 1.9% while pricing is up 1.6%.

Apr 24, 2014 | 11:45 AM CDT

Changing Global Forces Driving Change in Fragrance

Mintel shared a blog post on fragrance’s place in the beauty industry, and how new markets are urging its global growth.

Apr 24, 2014 | 09:51 AM CDT

ABCs, Brazil, Nanotech, A Few Firsts, Awards Galore and More at in-cosmetics 2014

By: Cosmetics & Toiletries editors

in-cosmetics 2014 displays how creative innovation is alive and well within the beauty and new beauty product development industry—and within cosmetics R&D, in particular.

Apr 23, 2014 | 10:55 AM CDT

Avon Exiting the Bolivian Beauty Market

Avon Products, Inc. announced its decision to cease operations in Bolivia by the end of July 2014, after several years of underperformance.

Apr 22, 2014 | 09:57 AM CDT

BASF Lifts Force Majeure, New Web Experiences, Awards, and More Beauty Ingredient News and Launches for Late April 2014

Get an update on BASF's citral-based aroma chemicals production, a new South American location from Symrise, Beraca's moves in North America, Sederma's outreach to Russia, in-cos awards, hair care launches from TRI-K and DSM, and much more.

Apr 15, 2014 | 12:05 PM CDT

In Latin America, Fragrance Trends Affecting Several Beauty Categories

Euromonitor is tracking how fragrance is having an impact on beauty products in the hair care and deodorants categories in Latin America.

Apr 11, 2014 | 10:07 AM CDT

Brazil Hair Care Launches in 2013 Pace Ahead Globally

Brazil seems to be leading the charge in terms of much global hair car innovation, according to Mintel.

Apr 08, 2014 | 02:48 PM CDT

A Pre-Easter Holiday Week Big Shopping Opportunity for Mexican Consumers

Known as Semana Santa, the week before Easter is celebrated in Mexican culture—and it has been shown as a shopping opportunity that helps beauty shine, according to The NPD Group.

Mar 27, 2014 | 02:54 PM CDT

An Eye on Brazil’s Beauty Trends at in-cosmetics 2014

Mintel global skin care analyst Chris Lindsley is tracking Brazilian beauty trends for the upcoming in-cosmetics 2014 event.

Mar 24, 2014 | 11:23 AM CDT

‘Selfie Beauty’ Pushing Trends in Beauty and Personal Care

According to Euromonitor, consumer preoccupation with image and how they are perceived by others is another important trend somewhat attributed to the 'selfie.' This concern for one’s self-image means beauty companies will have to tailor to specific consumer needs with personalized and solution-based products.