09 Dec 2022
--- International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) is updating its strategic plan and launching an operating model as part of the next stage of its transformation. The company aims to change its current divisional structure by... Read More
06 Dec 2022
--- A consultation on the harmonized classification and labeling of tea tree, Melaleuca alternifolia extract and essential oil has been submitted by Poland and received by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) for revision. The... Read More
05 Dec 2022
--- US-based Fragrance Creators Association is applauding congressional efforts to modernize federal cosmetics regulations, which have reportedly not been updated for decades. At the same time, an allied trade letter urging the... Read More
02 Dec 2022
--- Grammy award winner and US pop singer Ariana Grande is introducing her first fragrance duo with MOD Vanilla and MOD Blush. The fragrances are inspired by the energy of the modernity movement, popularized in 1960s London, UK,... Read More
01 Dec 2022
--- While fragrances are known to trigger particular olfactory memories and emotions, an untapped field in perfumery is intentionally crafting a scent experience to enhance mental states. Pioneering research in this space,... Read More
28 Nov 2022
--- The Kuwaiti Union of Consumer Cooperative Societies has withdrawn cosmetics and personal care products that contain butylphenyl methylpropional – trade name lilial – and its derivatives as they are classified as... Read More
25 Nov 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Financial Times named Essity a Diversity Leader for the second year in a row based on a poll including 100,000 workers in Europe. The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) received the 2022... Read More
23 Nov 2022
--- Dutch health and nutrition multinational DSM and privately-owned Swiss fragrance and flavor leader Firmenich are launching an exchange offer as part of their merger to create DSM-Firmenich. The companies jointly announced on... Read More
21 Nov 2022
--- US pop-star and icon Billie Eilish is unveiling a fresh iteration of the original ‘Eilish’ fragrance, with notes of warmth and sweetness. The Bad Guy singer’s latest perfume will develop on the original... Read More
18 Nov 2022
--- Biotechnology-based solutions in the fragrance space are paving the way for a sustainable future while promising the scalability of rare novel fragrances. PersonalCareInsights speaks to experts at Firmenich, Sensegen and... Read More
18 Nov 2022
--- This week in personal care news, L’Oréal announced a multi-brand partnership with Ready Player Me, a metaverse cross-game avatar platform and Clarins established T.R.U.S.T., a platform based on blockchain... Read More
15 Nov 2022
--- Coty is releasing its first refillable fragrance, Chloé Rose Naturelle Intense, which is marketed as having a lower environmental impact after having undergone an independent full life-cycle assessment (LCA). The 100%... Read More
15 Nov 2022
--- To capture the essence of love in her new marriage, celebrity socialite Paris Hilton, has unveiled Love Rush on the cusp of her first wedding anniversary to author and venture capitalist Carter Reum. Hilton’s perfume... Read More
09 Nov 2022
--- Coty has released its financial results for the first quarter (Q1) of the fiscal year 2023, which ended on September 30, 2022. The company continued to make solid financial progress, with Coty’s Prestige business... Read More
07 Nov 2022
--- Sephora, a subsidiary of LVMH, will spotlight its Sino-French luxury skincare line, Cha Ling during its exhibition at the fifth China International Import Expo (CIIE). At this year’s Expo, the brand will display four... Read More
27 Oct 2022
--- A France-based study on 1,200 consumers has found key differences between Gen Y and Gen Z values that drive “brand love” while also unveiling a ranking of the top brands based on preferences under the hygiene,... Read More
25 Oct 2022
--- Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in cosmetics can penetrate the human skin barrier and accumulate within the body, increasing the risk of cancer. This is according to research from the German Federal Institute for... Read More
25 Oct 2022
--- The Cosmetic Toiletry and Perfumery Association (CTPA) is reminding the industry of the upcoming ban on cosmetics containing butylphenyl methylpropional (BMHCA). It means that products containing the ingredient must be taken... Read More
21 Oct 2022
--- L’Oréal is reporting strong growth, with sales of €27.94 billion (US$27.16 billion) achieved by the end of September. Within the company’s divisions, sales in the Professional Products category were... Read More
20 Oct 2022
--- In a difficult cost and operating environment, net sales for the first quarter of the Procter & Gamble Company’s fiscal year 2023 were US$20.6 billion, up 1% from the previous year’s period. The report... Read More