digital & technology

17 Mar 2023
--- Biotechnology company Aldena Therapeutics has received financing worth US$30 million by Medicxi to advance siRNA-based therapies for dermatological indications, which will lead to “long-lasting therapies” for... Read More
16 Mar 2023
--- Skin microbiome company, Sequential Skin and Johnson & Johnson (J&J) have reached a collaborative agreement to “quantify skin health.” The partnership will enable Sequential Skin to develop new methods of... Read More
15 Mar 2023
--- Natura &Co has consolidated net revenue of R$10 billion (US$2 billion) for the fourth quarter of the financial year, driven by constant growth in the Latin American division and the cosmetics brand Aesop.
14 Mar 2023
--- Sephora, TikTok and Digitas have partnered to facilitate “founder-led” beauty brands to gain expertise in producing and developing creator content. The partnership aims to educate brands on the importance of a... Read More
07 Mar 2023
--- Brazil, the largest beauty market in South America, has partially banned animal testing for “personal hygiene products, cosmetics and perfumes.” Announced by the National Council for the Control of Animal... Read More
28 Feb 2023
--- Shiseido is launching 150 limited edition non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to celebrate its 150th anniversary in collaboration with Cult, an agency for Web3 services. The #AliveWithBeauty campaign is a... Read More
20 Feb 2023
--- Over 200 industry players are gathering at the upcoming US Beauty Tech & Innovation Summit in San Francisco, forming a hub showcasing personalized solutions, digital innovations and technical formulation know-how. The... Read More
16 Feb 2023
--- Kao Corporation and Kyoto University have successfully completed the verification testing of the Used Disposable Diaper Carbonization Recycling System that has been ongoing since 2021. They aim to establish the technology... Read More
09 Feb 2023
--- CJ Biomaterials, a South Korean producer of polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs), has developed a cosmetic jar for Banila’s “Clean it Zero” product line – trade name PHACT. The container leverages amorphous... Read More
08 Feb 2023
--- The impacts of COVID-19 continued leaving their marks across fiscal 2022 in the personal care sector, prolonging a challenging business environment. Other factors include rising energy costs, the Russia-Ukraine war, changes... Read More
30 Jan 2023
--- With the abundance of information on the internet, consumers and players in the beauty space have never been so well-informed or as active as they are today in seeking better alternatives to beauty products that meet their... Read More
25 Jan 2023
--- Croda is highlighting that the home care sector has become one of the most promising areas for biotechnology innovation within the industry in a newly released report. Laundry detergents and biosurfactants are spotlighted... Read More
20 Jan 2023
--- This week in personal care news, Beiersdorf launched a cosmetic sun protection product specially made for a girl with a rare light disease, allowing her and others with the condition to enjoy a better quality of life.... Read More
19 Jan 2023
--- AI-enhanced personalized beauty solutions are in the spotlight, with Myavana’s new platform catering to textured hair analysis debuting alongside Bulldog Skincare and Revieve’s virtual advisor tailored for... Read More
17 Jan 2023
--- Revieve has formed a strategic alliance with Google Cloud that will facilitate the beauty industry to accelerate its omnichannel digital transformation toward personalized solutions and strengthen relationship-driven... Read More
13 Jan 2023
--- This week in personal care news, Forma Brands, the parent company of Morphe, filed for Chapter 11 in the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, and its subsidiary decided to close all its US-based stores.... Read More
09 Jan 2023
--- L’Oréal is investing in Prinker Korea, a micro-printing start-up, to further research and technology of temporary tattoos, especially for enhancing eyebrows. The corporate venture fund Bold (Business... Read More
06 Jan 2023
--- Automated packaging solutions provider Shemesh Automation is introducing the TKS-C60 for cosmetics manufacturing. The new line is built to handle the entire production process – feeding, filling, sealing, capping,... Read More
05 Jan 2023
--- MAC Cosmetics has taken its Skin Artistry segment, which leverages skin looks for different complexions, to new heights with Hyper Real high-performance skincare to improve skin and enhance makeup. The premise behind the... Read More
05 Jan 2023
--- Birmingham tech startup Nourished has launched its 3D-printed skincare supplements with beauty giant Neutrogena at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, US, this week. Skin360 SkinStacks leverages artificial... Read More