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
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
26 May 2023
--- This week, Ariana Grande’s R.E.M Beauty brand attracted new investment from Sandbridge Capital, with aims to expand its product development and global presence. Colorescience released a “first of its kind”... 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
02 May 2023
--- Global skin and hair care sector solutions providers are set to convene at the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day (May 2-3) at the Javits Center in New York City. At the event,... Read More
01 May 2023
--- As the industry moves toward hitting sustainability goals, the question of whether natural or synthetic fragrances are more beneficial to the planet and health becomes essential. PersonalCareInsights speaks to Firmenich and... Read More
26 Apr 2023
--- Coty has entered into a partnership with tech innovator Spatial to create an internal metaverse for its 11,000 global employees. The dynamic and evolving metaverse does not only present an attractive consumer engagement... Read More
25 Apr 2023
--- Achieving a circular economy is becoming a central goal in the beauty and personal care industry. Suppliers, brands and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are carefully considering their approaches toward a shared and... Read More
21 Apr 2023
--- This week in the personal care industry, Nyx Professional Makeup released a non-fungible token (NFT) collection, while Aurora Payments acquired NailSoft. Furthermore, skincare brand Missha appointed actress Elizabeth Olsen... Read More
21 Apr 2023
--- For Earth Day tomorrow, the US trade association Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) is marking the occasion by celebrating industry’s sustainability progress. Canadian brand Attitude is launching essential lines... Read More
03 Apr 2023
--- At this year’s In-Cosmetics Global tradeshow in Barcelona, Spain, PersonalCareInsights interviewed various exhibitors to get the latest scoop on cosmetic solutions while reporting on upcoming industry trends.... Read More
10 Mar 2023
--- This week in personal care news, Maison Francis Kurkdjian of LVMH partnered with Longitude 181 to promote the study and protection of sperm whales, a vulnerable species and a natural source of ambergris. Symrise launched... Read More
08 Mar 2023
--- Anti-competition authorities carried out “unannounced inspections” at dawn on the premises of Symrise, Givaudan, Firmenich and International Flavours & Fragrances (IFF). The European Commission (EC) alongside... 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
10 Feb 2023
--- This week in personal care news, Croda acquired Solus Biotech and Shiseido launched NARS Cosmetics in India to accelerate growth in Asia-Pacific. Meanwhile, Yves Saint Laurent Beauty (YSL) announced Lila Moss – Kate... Read More
06 Feb 2023
--- Animal testing for cosmetics has been banned in the European Union (EU) for ten years but due to various loopholes consumers are unknowingly purchasing products that have been tested on animals. Meanwhile, some brands... 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
23 Dec 2022
--- As 2022 draws to a close, PersonalCareInsights reviews the most significant industry developments of the year. Notably, the industry saw a turn toward natural alternatives using biotechnology and fermentation with a focus on... Read More
01 Dec 2022
--- In partnership with BASF, Inditex’s Zara Home brand is introducing The Laundry, touted as the first detergent designed to lessen microfiber discharge while washing in cold temperatures. The launch aims to lower carbon... Read More
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