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Jan 24, 2013 | 10:50 AM CST

Beiersdorf Steady in Preliminary 2012 Financials

The owner of the Nivea, Eucerin and La Prairie skin care brand grew sales 4.7% during the fiscal year, with gains in BRIC markets.

Jan 23, 2013 | 10:06 AM CST

Q4, Full Year 2012 Financials for Unilever Show Broad Growth

The company's Sunsilk hair care brand joined the company's group of €1 billion brands, and Unilever's personal care division recorded a turnover of €4.7 billion for the fourth quarter of 2012 and of €18.1 billion for full year 2012.

Jan 18, 2013 | 10:00 AM CST

Hong Kong Business Acquires Lornamead

Lornamead owns and manages a portfolio of traditional and heritage U.S., German and U.K. personal care and beauty brands, such as Finesse, CD, Aqua Net, Yardley and Lypsyl, across hair, body, skin and oral care product categories.

Jan 15, 2013 | 11:39 AM CST

Mintel and EIU Team Up to Investigate FMCG Trends for 2013

The research looks at key trends for the future of different fast moving consumer good (FMCG) categories in emerging markets and the U.K. and U.S. For the U.S., for example, the report shows beauty showing a resurgence.

Jan 10, 2013 | 10:36 AM CST

Birchbox Launches in the UK

The beauty subscription is taking orders in the U.K beginning January 10 and will ship its first U.K. boxes on January 16.

Jan 04, 2013 | 04:31 PM CST

More Multicultural: Handling Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation

By: Christine Heathman

Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation is a universal response of the skin and is more common in the darker global skin types.

Jan 02, 2013 | 11:36 AM CST

Germany's LR Health & Beauty Systems Sold to Equity Firms

The new shareholders will support LR Group in expanding its national and international activities.

Dec 03, 2012 | 02:53 PM CST

Lessons in Social Media, Building Business for the Future

By: Nicole Urbanowicz

At a recent State of the Industry event put on by The Fragrance Foundation, speakers from Kline & Co., NYU and more discuss the forward momentum of the fragrance—and beauty—industry.

Nov 26, 2012 | 02:53 PM CST

Emerging Markets Soft-Soap the Growth Picture of Global Bath and Body Care

By: Rob Walker, Euromonitor International

Beauty brand owners who offer bath and body care products have become heavily dependent on emerging markets to shore up profitability as economic storms buffet sales in Western Europe and the U.S. But, with key BRIC economies now slowing down, is this safe haven of growth about to close?

Nov 26, 2012 | 11:22 AM CST

French FDA to Finance Studies on Exposure to Cosmetics

By: Claire Thévenin

The coming year will see new studies, as well as regulatory changes, for the beauty industry in France and Europe.