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28 Sep 2022
--- The European Commission (EC) is expressing its desire to hear public views on dangerous chemicals to raise the standard of cosmetics safety. It has opened a consultation on a draft Delegated Regulation on the new hazardous... Read More
27 Sep 2022
--- The European Commission (EC) has ramped up its restrictions on cosmetic substances classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic or reprotoxic (CMR), with additions and amendments to its existing regulations. Regulation 2022/1531,... Read More
26 Sep 2022
--- Nanoparticles like silver and zinc oxide, used in cosmetics, may have access to the brain and bypass its blood-brain barrier (BBB), which can negatively affect cellular function and brain health, finds Dr. Eugenia... Read More
23 Sep 2022
--- This week in personal care news, US-based JCPenney Beauty plans to expand to 600 stores by spring 2023. L’Oréal and Skinbetter Science entered into a purchase agreement. Meanwhile, Shiseido filed a patent that... Read More
22 Sep 2022
--- Revieve is releasing its Complete Metaverse Playbook for Beauty Brands and Retailers to take full advantage of new prospects in these virtual spaces. The report outlines the future of the metaverse and discusses how personal... Read More
22 Sep 2022
--- Egyptian Company for Cosmetics (ECC) has acquired a majority stake in Egypt-based Source Beauty for US$5 million.
21 Sep 2022
--- A promising prospect for nanocosmetics has heightened concerns over health issues due to toxicity risks for researchers based in Pakistan, Mexico and Poland. They conduct a review over ten valuable nanoparticles and... Read More
21 Sep 2022
--- For businesses and organizations, Shiseido is developing an interactive website and the See, Say, Do. Program to counter unintended perceptions and biases that restrict individual beauty. Additionally, the company is aiming... Read More
20 Sep 2022
--- BASF scientists and its research partners are sharing significant discoveries that involve the identification of a decreasing skin-native bacteria due to age, and developing a cosmetic ingredient filling this gap with live... Read More
19 Sep 2022
--- A new draft by the European Commission (EC) lists 56 ingredients to be added to Regulation 1223/2009, summing-up more than 80 fragrances, individually required to be declared as allergens “if their concentration... Read More
16 Sep 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Firmenich brought together three perfume experts to expand its Consumer Fragrance portfolio for home and beauty care. Azelis received the highest ESG ranking (lowest risk) from... Read More
15 Sep 2022
--- The beauty and personal care space is witnessing an increasing turn toward environmentally sustainable and planet-conscious ethics and NPD. This raises questions about what “eco-friendly” means, why the market... Read More
14 Sep 2022
--- Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association (CTPA) is informing the beauty and cosmetics industry that Royal Warrants issued by the Queen are now “considered to become... Read More
13 Sep 2022
--- Nicolas Hieronimus, CEO at L’Oréal, gives insight into how international economic hurdles such as inflation, energy prices and COVID-19 are impacting the beauty and personal care industry. He highlights that... Read More
13 Sep 2022
--- This autumn, on October 3, NASA and SpaceX are launching Crew-5 to the International Space Station (ISS), along with Kao’s 3D Shampoo and laundry sheet. PersonalCareInsights speaks to a Kao representative about product... Read More
09 Sep 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Perfect Corp. partnered with Colgate to bring the results of using the Colgate Whitening Pen to life through augmented reality (AR). Nivea Men and Real Madrid football team continued their... Read More
08 Sep 2022
--- The demand for wild plant ingredients has been growing at a rate of more than 75% in value over the past 20 years, according to a UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report. However, with high demand comes a risk of... Read More
08 Sep 2022
--- A human clinical study reveals a decrease of nearly 60% in erythema (redness) scores and a 30% decrease in participants who had mild to moderate seborrhea of the scalp when using TriNutra’s cosmetic black seed oil... Read More
06 Sep 2022
--- The consequences of environmentally unsustainable skincare and sunscreen products are compelling the development of eco-friendly alternatives. PersonalCareInsights speaks with an executive from Germany-based Lignopure who... Read More
06 Sep 2022
--- This year’s deadline for labeling products with a UK-established Responsible Person (RP) has been extended until 31 December 2025, reports The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association (CTPA). The Office for Product... Read More