clean beauty

08 Jun 2023
--- Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) has kicked off the second edition of its India-focused program to scale new beauty start-up businesses, called Beauty&You. The first program was introduced last year to new and... Read More
05 Jun 2023
--- Paraben-free personal care launches have been steadily gaining ground driven by label-conscious shopping, demand for natural ingredients and development of functional alternatives. According to Innova Market Insights, the... Read More
02 Jun 2023
--- The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has published its fifth report on the use of alternatives to testing on animals for the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) Regulation. It finds... Read More
01 Jun 2023
--- Fermented beauty ingredients are a consistently expanding class of sustainable and high functional solutions. PersonalCareInsights explores new developments in the space, which showcase the skin boosting properties of... Read More
31 May 2023
--- Data released by the Brazilian Cosmetic, Toiletries and Perfumery Industry Association (Abihpec) reveals that the international trade surplus of the Brazilian personal hygiene, perfumery and cosmetics industry increased by... Read More
25 May 2023
--- Amorepacific is expanding into North America, the UK and the Middle East. The Korean beauty giant recently launched its flagship global skin care brand Laneige in the three markets.
24 May 2023
--- Plant-origin and organic sourcing are in focus at the ongoing PLMA 2023 trade show. Live at the event, Allison by Nopa Nordic, Nature & Stratégie, DS Tech and Cosmewax speak with PersonalCareInsights about the... Read More
22 May 2023
--- Italian researchers have evaluated the biochemical composition of natural and cultivated microbial communities growing around hot springs known as bioglea to reveal “interesting” antimicrobial and radical... Read More
22 May 2023
--- From water-based 100% natural biodegradable nail polish to flushable wet wipes made from bamboo fiber, this month’s new introductions of functional, bio-based and planet-friendly beauty and hygiene innovations are... Read More
19 May 2023
--- In industry news this week, Coty launched a serum that represents the concept of “power beauty,” Bath & Body Works changed its business strategy to focus on its men’s line and Lush unveiled its Green... Read More
18 May 2023
--- Investigating the skin revitalizing properties in a trio of botanical active ingredients, Shiseido has succeeded in reproducing a ”thinning” phenomenon, which is characterized by a decreased thickness of the... Read More
17 May 2023
--- Researchers from the Federal Technological University of Paraná in Brazil have investigated sociodemographic factors such as education level, earning capacity, age and frequency of use as having a significant bearing... Read More
12 May 2023
--- This week in personal care news, US-based private equity firm Yellow Wood Partners completed the acquisition of the brand Suave from Unilever. Japanese technology company Kaltech introduced the “world’s first... Read More
12 May 2023
--- Sudan, the world’s largest supplier of gum arabic, is facing a humanitarian crisis as hostilities between rival factions of the military government of Sudan threaten civilian safety. The conflict raises the question of... Read More
11 May 2023
--- A new topical gel containing spirulina extract has shown efficacy in improving the skin’s qualities in a non-invasive way, when activated using red LED light therapy, according to a new study. This is the first study... Read More
10 May 2023
--- The Cosmetic, Toiletry & Perfumery Association (CTPA) is stating that animal testing on cosmetic products is not being reintroduced in the UK. This comes after various organizations and media suspect the government of... Read More
08 May 2023
--- Designing sustainable skin and hair care solutions in line with the conscious beauty movement is a delicate balancing act of naturality, traceability and functionality expectations. This year’s host of eco-friendly... Read More
08 May 2023
--- American actress Michelle Pfeiffer’s genderless and fine fragrance brand Henry Rose has announced a Series A investment led by Sandbridge Capital. The partnership marks the brand’s first external investment since... Read More
05 May 2023
--- The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) completed its acquisition of the Tom Ford brand and is now its sole owner of all its intellectual property. With its emergence from bankruptcy, Revlon announced it has formed a new... Read More
03 May 2023
--- Pioneering biotech specialist Modern Meadow is harnessing microbes to create new sustainable solutions that replace conventional beauty ingredients. In a new partnership with German specialty chemicals giant Evonik, the... Read More