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Mar 02, 2012 | 04:36 PM CST

The “Reasonable Consumer’s” View of Green Labels—Lessons From Two Greenwashing Cases

By: Neal Marder and Christian E. Dodd

When seeking to promote their “greenness” as a competitive advantage, brand owners must understand the legal pitfalls of self-created symbols and labels that express environmental superiority, are trademarked and not immediately associated with the product, and are identified as a rating system.

Jan 03, 2012 | 10:43 AM CST

Revealing the Secret of Beauty—It's Elementary

By: Mintel Oxygen Reports

Mintel Oxygen sees elemental influence from earth, water and air on recent product launches in the beauty industry

Dec 13, 2011 | 10:48 AM CST

Lubrizol Acquires Active Organics

In the acquisition, Active Organics will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Lubrizol Advanced Materials, though it will retain the Active Organics name.

Dec 13, 2011 | 08:40 AM CST

Shiseido to Expand Bare Escentuals Into Brazil

For the first extension of the Bare Escentuals' bareMinerals brand into South America, Shiseido will begin selling the products in Brazil in May 2012, targeting the country's growing prestige and natural consumers.

Dec 06, 2011 | 11:04 AM CST

Green Efforts, Fiscal Requirements Sees Beauty Companies Shifting Marketing Focus

A report from Kline & Company notes that many beauty companies are reducing and shifting marketing expenditures as materials costs continue and green efforts remain a consumer focus.

Nov 30, 2011 | 10:58 AM CST

New Research in Natural Ingredients

By: Sherrie Berry

Discussion of results-oriented natural ingredients that are coming down the pipeline.

Aug 26, 2011 | 03:07 PM CDT

Naturals & Cosmeceuticals at Mass

Mock up of a Swellsville Wellness Center retail space
By: Stephanie Dishart, Pei Wong, Tanja Lindermeier…

This white paper from students in the cosmetics and fragrance marketing and management master's degree program at the Fashion Institute of Technology discusses moving ahead in the categories of natural beauty and cosmeceuticals in the mass retail environment.

Aug 15, 2011 | 02:56 PM CDT

Natural Beauty Shows Promise in the Middle East

Organic Monitor predicts revenues to expand by approximately 20% in 2011; UAE comprises more than half of total revenues in region's natural cosmetics sector.

Jun 07, 2011 | 10:02 AM CDT

Eco Attributes Reinvent the Ethnic Hair Care Segment

By: Elle Morris

In a market where consumers know a lot about ingredients and are continually interested in new hair care products, brand owners are seeing increasing opportunities with eco-friendly formulations.

May 23, 2011 | 12:44 AM CDT

'Green' Standard Launched to Certify Cosmetic Product Life Cycle

Green Seal Logo

Green Seal Inc. has created GS-50, reportedly the first U.S. certification standard for cosmetic and personal care products that covers the whole product life cycle.