intimate care

07 Dec 2023
--- Bloop’s colorectal care line is now at Amazon, allowing for easier consumer access. The personal care brand believes the Amazon connection will be a “game-changer” for people seeking online solutions to... Read More
04 Dec 2023
--- Cosmetics Europe sees transparency and consumer empowerment with the launch of the Cosmile Europe app in partnership with IKW (German Cosmetic, Toiletry, Perfumery and Detergent Association), FEBEA (French... Read More
27 Nov 2023
--- Sustainable shea practices are in focus as Mary Kay joins the Global Shea Alliance (GSA), a non-profit organization aiming to create and enforce strategies that promote the industry and encourage women’s empowerment.... Read More
24 Nov 2023
--- Alibaba ventures back into the Vietnamese market. This time, according to Deal Street Asia, with a minority investment in the cosmetics and beauty chain Hasaki. Alibaba is making the move through its arm, Alibaba... Read More
22 Nov 2023
--- Black Friday is famous for its blockbuster deals as consumers hunt for bargain-basement sales one day after Thanksgiving. Traditionally an American holiday, shoppers worldwide now embrace the Black Friday phenomenon.... Read More
20 Nov 2023
--- The hunt for holiday deals has many consumers turning to Temu, a Chinese ultra-low-cost e-commerce platform that launched in the US about one year ago but has quickly become a dominant force in the world of bargain-basement... Read More
31 Oct 2023
--- The California Association of Sanitation Agencies (CASA), the Responsible Flushing Alliance and the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA) have partnered to conduct a sewage collection study to help determine... Read More
30 Oct 2023
--- The UK Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is promoting British Beauty Week, ending today, encouraging local jobseekers to explore the range of roles offered by the beauty industry.
25 Oct 2023
--- The US FDA has unveiled the Structured Product Labeling (SPL) Implementation Guide with Validation Procedures, now encompassing cosmetic facility registrations and product listings in a stride toward enhancing regulatory... Read More
11 Oct 2023
--- All public and private companies with a greater annual revenue than US$1 billion in California, US, will be required to disclose their Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions publicly. Senate Bill 253, “the nation’s first... Read More
10 Oct 2023
--- The Netherlands Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI) has stated that new EU rules are raising the bar on sustainable cosmetic ingredients. It spotlights an upcoming legal framework for... Read More
09 Oct 2023
--- The current socio-economic environment in France is forcing consumers to reduce their personal hygiene product purchases, such as tampons and laundry detergents. As a result of financial struggle during a continued... Read More
06 Oct 2023
--- The Office for Product Safety & Standards (OPSS) yesterday published “Cosmetic products: exemption process for CMR substances,” a guide on allowing the use of carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic substances... Read More
05 Oct 2023
--- The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) and Cosmetics Europe are welcoming the EU Parliament’s adoption of new rules to classify, label and package chemical substances and mixtures. Backed by 519 votes... Read More
02 Oct 2023
--- The National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) China has published the “Technical Guiding Principles for Children’s Cosmetics,” which details trade name, formula, labeling and safety assessment... Read More
26 Sep 2023
--- EU and China have agreed to establish a working group that will “lower the administrative burden and far-reaching disclosure requirements” on EU cosmetic products sold in China. Valdis Dombrovskis, Executive VP... Read More
22 Sep 2023
--- The EU Commission (EC) has reacted to a joint letter sent last week, signed by various cosmetics and food supplier countries critiquing the EU regulation on deforestation-free products (EUDR) for establishing a... Read More
21 Sep 2023
--- The personal care association Cosmetics Europe has published a statement flagging various concerns on the new rules for treating urban wastewater, which require cosmetics and pharmaceutical producers to finance... Read More
13 Sep 2023
--- A bipartisan delegation led by a group of US congressmen has reintroduced the Humane Cosmetics Act to end safety testing of cosmetic products on animals and prohibit the sale of products developed using animal testing in the... Read More
25 Aug 2023
--- A study of 100 period products available in US, European and South American markets reveals that several products from most categories contain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) – often referred to as... Read More