women's care

10 Jul 2024
--- Several toxic metals, including lead and arsenic, were detected in organic and inorganic tampons from various brands. This marks the first time metals were evaluated in the commonly used hygiene product. Personal Care... Read More
08 Jul 2024
--- Unilever Ventures invests US$4 million in Indonesian skin care start-up Esqa and over £2 million (US$2.56 million) in intimate body care brand Luna Daily. The FMCG giant’s venture capital arm led the Series B... Read More
01 Jul 2024
--- The US beauty sector sees a significant shift with the Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act of 2022 (MoCRA), marking the “most significant expansion of the FDA’s authority to regulate cosmetics since the... Read More
26 Jun 2024
--- The US state of Colorado bans PFAS by signing Senate Bill 24-081 to protect health and the environment from the persistent “forever chemicals.” The law imposes a phased ban on selling and distributing products... Read More
25 Jun 2024
--- MyMicrobiome signs an exclusive agreement with Vimal LifeSciences, a significant player in specialty chemical distribution, to promote the certification mark for microbiome-friendly cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and textiles in... Read More
25 Jun 2024
--- Naomi Watts and L Catterton partner on the acquisition of Stripes Beauty. Founded by the British actress in 2022, Stripes Beauty specializes in products for menopausal women and aims to normalize discussions about menopause... Read More
24 Jun 2024
--- Target plans to introduce a new generative AI (GenAI) tool to its nearly 2,000 stores by August. Store Companion is a chatbot designed by Target that can answer on-the-job process questions, coach new team members and... Read More
21 Jun 2024
--- Just one week after agreeing to pay US$700 million to settle an investigation brought forth by multiple US states, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) now faces yet another potential class action — this time, with... Read More
21 Jun 2024
--- This week in industry news, Unilever launched AI tools to enhance beauty personalization capabilities, and dsm-firmenich now calls its personal care business Beauty & Care. Meanwhile, Rihanna was named the face of... Read More
13 Jun 2024
--- Women’s health brand O Positiv says its URO Intimate Deodorant can remove odor and nourish the skin in more sensitive areas. The brand believes women’s healthcare concerns have been “historically... Read More
04 Jun 2024
--- The ingestible beauty market continues to expand as consumers frequently seek out holistic solutions that offer multifunctional benefits in convenient formats. To meet the demand, Lycored has unveiled its latest delivery... Read More
04 Jun 2024
--- With more consumers demanding beauty products, including supplements that also promote holistic health, Personal Care Insights speaks to Lycored about its tomato skin care innovations. We also look at three research studies... Read More
30 May 2024
--- Lansinoh launches Postpartum Padsicles to provide post-birth relief and eliminate “do-it-yourself” (DIY) solutions. The company says the padsicles are gynecologically and dermatologically tested, providing... Read More
24 May 2024
--- In industry news this week, Cellugy raised funds to scale its ingredients that replace petrochemicals, Innersense Organic Beauty launched Color Purity and NuLiv Science released a study on Verbasnol for treating women with... Read More
24 May 2024
--- Kiehl’s Since 1851 is now available in the Amazon Premium Beauty store while the e-commerce company launches the Multibank initiative in collaboration with Unilever and Kimberly-Clark to provide over 100,000 hygiene... Read More
17 May 2024
--- A group of TikTokers, including a skin care brand founder, is suing the US government over a new law that could ban the social media platform if its China-based parent company, ByteDance, does not sell its stakes within a... Read More
13 May 2024
--- ELF Beauty is trying to “Change the Board Game” and add more diversity in US corporate boardrooms. The cosmetics brand’s latest media campaign can be seen on digital screens surrounding New York... Read More
09 May 2024
--- In one year, luxury skin care brand Clé de Peau Beauté and UNICEF have surpassed half of their three-year goal to empower 5.7 million girls in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The organizations... Read More
01 May 2024
--- According to the Alliance for Period Supplies’ (APS) study, one in three women struggle to purchase period products in the US. Aiming to end period poverty and raise awareness for the growing need for access to period... Read More
26 Apr 2024
--- In industry news this week, L’Oréal’s Q1 sales rose 9.4%, Roquette Beauté formed a strategic distribution partnership with Barentz and Aveda launched vegan, silicone-free products catered to curly... Read More