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Mary Kay Celebrates 50 Years of Pink Cadillacs

Since its inception, more than 164,000 independent sales force members have qualified or re-qualified for the Mary Kay Career Car Program.

Read the Label: Caudalíe Vinopure Skin Perfecting Serum

Caudalíe's Vinopure Skin Perfecting Serum claims include: tighter pores, smoother skin and a clear, radiant complexion. This column will review the ingredient listing for claims substantiation and functionality.

BASF Invests in South Carolina Operations

The added capacity will allow the company to meet the increasing demand for pearlizers and opacifiers, as well as improve supply reliability and reduce lead times in North America.

Symrise AG Looks to 2025 with New Goals

The new long-term targets were announced at the company’s Investors’ Day, held in Charleston, South Carolina.

Neopac to Launch Recycled Plastic Tube at PCD Paris

"The introduction of our recycled tube shows how important it is for us, as consumers, to collect plastic packaging, and for the industry to find further solutions for separating these materials by type."

[video] Confirming CBD Skin Care Claims

The inner workings of the hottest trend in skin care, CBD, were given a closer look. Bridget Early, of Genemarkers, described them at the SCC Annual Meeting and Technology Showcase, shown here in this video interview. Watch to learn more.

Ashland, Barentz Partner in Germany and Austria

Barentz and Ashland have had a working relationship in the Netherlands and Russia since 1996; over more than two decades, that has expanded to include Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary, Serbia, Slovakia, Croatia, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.

Personal Care Companies Take on Plastic Waste

The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW) consists of nearly 30 member companies who have committed more than $1 billion, with the goal of investing $1.5 billion over the next five years in the effort to end plastic waste in the environment, particularly in the ocean.

Gattefossé Highlights Trend-driven Concept Formulations

Gattefossé's latest version of Inspiration comprises two topics—"Out of This World" and "Into the Fun"—that highlight new uses of the supplier's ingredients.

Acme-Hardesty to Distribute Eckart Pigments

Acme-Hardesty will serve as Eckart’s channel partner for the United States personal care market for the Eckart and BYK product ranges; it will also serve as channel partner for the BYK product range in Canada. Eckart specializes in pearlescent and metallic pigments.

Bob Rechtin Retires from Pilot Chemical Company

Rechtin’s career in the chemical sales industry spanned more than 40 years; his career at Pilot Chemical began in 2006, when he joined the company as manager of North American sales.

Ashland Biofunctional Wards off Pollution's Effects on Scalp

This ingredient aims to shelter hair, its roots and the scalp from air pollutants to detox, purify and soothe.

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