intimate care

17 Jun 2022
--- UNICEF Mexico and Essity AB, a global hygiene and health company, has launched an initiative called “hygiene is our right” to raise awareness on the importance of good hygiene. With a focus on feminine care and... Read More
14 Jun 2022
--- The US is facing a nationwide tampon and sanitary pad shortage, resulting in price spikes due to supply chain issues for cotton and shortages in plastic. In a response letter to the crisis, US Senator Maggie Hassan is... Read More
30 May 2022
--- Holistic care brand Rael has secured US$35 million in a Series B investment round for continued product innovation in the feminine care space, such as clean period care, intimate care and skincare. The investment is led by... Read More
20 May 2022
--- This week in personal care news, singer and songwriter Rihanna will launch her Fenty Beauty brand and Fenty Skin range across eight countries in Africa, including South Africa and Zimbabwe, this May. The L’Occitane... Read More
05 May 2022
--- Vitamin B3, also known as niacinamide, is a potential ingredient for new skin hygiene products, boosting the levels and effectiveness of antimicrobial peptides (AMP's) produced by the skin to counter invading virus and... Read More
08 Apr 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Paris Jackson was named the face of KVD Beauty’s Tattoo Pencil launch and Rock and Roll Beauty, Authentic Hendrix and The Thread Shop – a division of Sony Music Entertainment... Read More
29 Mar 2022
--- US-based nonprofit Pact Collective is being heralded for its work collecting, processing and helping redesign hard-to-recycle plastics for the beauty sector. Environmental personal care company Athr Beauty says the... Read More
04 Mar 2022
--- Microbiome specialist Sequential Skin debuts Sequential Bio, a microbiome testing provider for beauty and personal care companies seeking product certification. The testing is available for products targeting skincare,... Read More
24 Feb 2022
--- Women’s health and science company FemTec Health is partnering with US-based online prescription pharmacy company GeniusRx, launching the Awesome Woman platform. This allows women of all ages personalized and... Read More
09 Feb 2022
--- Urinary health brand Uqora is releasing a vulva cleanser called Wash, formulated with microbiome-friendly ingredients: water, coco glucosides, lactic acid, hydrogen peroxide, microcrystalline cellulose and xanthan gum.
28 Jan 2022
--- According to the British Department for Education, the overwhelming majority of UK secondary schools now supply menstrual products to students free of charge. In 2021, the UK government ordered £3.4 million (US$4.5... Read More
25 Jan 2022
--- Synthetic biotechnology company Amyris is stepping into the menopausal health space by acquiring the assets of MenoLabs LLC, a company aimed at aiding and raising awareness about perimenopause and menopause symptoms.
14 Dec 2021
--- Men’s shaving and skincare company Harry’s, Inc. is to acquire Lumē Deodorant, LLC, a doctor-developed, direct-to-consumer brand that offers consumers a way to manage odor wherever they experience it on their... Read More
01 Dec 2021
--- Personalized health and wellness platform Hims & Hers Health is partnering with Uber Technologies to deliver its personal care products to US customers through the Uber Eats app. This collaboration is pegged as Hims... Read More
29 Nov 2021
--- UK-based Gaia Remedies has released its yoni steaming herbal blends line that is claimed to help prevent menstruation pain, aid postpartum healing, relieve menopause symptoms and improve overall vaginal health.
15 Nov 2021
--- Some 45 billion menstrual products are disposed of yearly worldwide, and contribute up to 200,000 metric tons of landfill waste in the UK, according to the #EndPeriodPlastic campaign. Drawing attention to this issue, the... Read More
05 Nov 2021
--- Provider of natural supplements Bonafide is releasing Clairvee, an oral probiotic designed to restore and balance the vaginal microbiome. The release comes as more consumers are looking for a natural approach to manage... Read More
24 Sep 2021
--- In this week’s industry news, approximately 100 beauty and wellness brands signed up to fight for climate action through CodeRed4Climate, on Zero Emissions Day. In similar moves, the Estée Lauder Companies was... Read More
09 Sep 2021
--- Lallemand Health Solutions’ orally administered probiotic L. plantarum Rosella has gained new indications from Health Canada. The federal institution recognizes the probiotic’s capacity to help support a healthy... Read More
30 Aug 2021
--- LastObject, a sustainable alternative to single-use items brand, is launching LastPad, a reusable feminine hygiene product, designed to reduce the industry’s environmental impact and create a more comfortable and... Read More