hand & nail care

30 Nov 2022
--- Hygiene has become more crucial than ever before in a post-pandemic world. With the growing focus on sanitation and health, PersonalCareInsights gathers the latest scoop in hygiene innovations from industry players CP Kelco,... Read More
18 Oct 2022
--- Governor of California Gavin Newsom has signed the PFAS-Free Beauty Act or Assembly Bill 2771, a law that bans intentionally added toxic perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) chemicals, also known as “forever... Read More
07 Oct 2022
--- The UK-based Cosmetic Toiletry and Perfumery Association (CTPA) is detailing its position on using “free from” claims, including similar claims for cosmetic and personal care products, in a published paper. The... Read More
07 Oct 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Perfect Corp. took a step forward in becoming a publicly-traded company. Givaudan announced the launch of its Silver Radiance program to improve the quality of living while aging and Symrise... Read More
06 Oct 2022
--- A generation of hyper-knowledgeable consumers is demanding more openness around supply chain ethics, carbon footprint and financial inclusivity in the growing cost of living and climate crises, reveals a report commissioned... Read More
30 Sep 2022
--- As the clean beauty market proliferates, PersonalCareInsights speaks with industry experts from BASF, Clariant, Evolva and Givaudan, who give insight into the use of biotechnology and green chemistry, including details... Read More
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
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
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
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
01 Sep 2022
--- Kimberly-Clark, manufacturer of personal hygiene products including Andrex, Kleenex and Huggies, has joined forces with Carlton Power, who will supply hydrogen to the company’s manufacturing facility at... Read More
18 Aug 2022
--- The Cosmetic Toiletry & Perfumery Association (CTPA) has shown support for “option one” – extending the deadline for regulating substances that are carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic (CMR) and... Read More
15 Aug 2022
--- The American Chemical Society (ACS) has highlighted that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is wholly evaluating its animal testing requirement, thus also impacting the cosmetics sector.
25 Jul 2022
--- L’Oréal’s North Asia business is the first in the entire company to achieve carbon neutrality for all operated sites, plants, distribution centers, offices as well as research and innovation centers... Read More
15 Jul 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Sephora will sell its Russian subsidiary to its local general manager. L’Oréal collaborated with Nasscom CoE for tech innovations from India. Meanwhile, MAC introduced its MAC... Read More
08 Jul 2022
--- Unilever is urging the EU to deliver consistency between chemical regulations and the 2013 ban on animal testing for cosmetics amid concerns that production loopholes may emerge. However, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)... Read More
07 Jul 2022
--- The European Commission (EC) has set out its new EU Innovation Agenda, which aims to advance digitalization and secure an environmentally sustainable future for industries including beauty and personal care amid climate and... Read More
05 Jul 2022
--- The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a heavy toll on the beauty sector in South Korea, according to a literature review, showing that the online market has grown increasingly active. Traditional face-to-face shopping is... Read More
24 Jun 2022
--- A study by Thailand-based researchers at Mahidol University found that for effective corporate social responsibility (CSR) communication, beauty and personal care companies should communicate by enhancing clear and committed... Read More