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Is China's TikTok opening its global HQ in London?

The move could cause friction between British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President Donald Trump, UK tabloids ...

Face and brow treatments off salon menus again as UK government backtracks on Covid-19 easing

Services considered to be in the ‘highest risk zone’ of the face are not allowed for the time being, as the UK ...

Scientists develop electronic sensor that can be drawn on skin

The new drawn-on-skin electronics can be used to collect information on skin hydration, as well as physical data

How the beauty industry is failing to understand the emotions behind skin-whitening

The skin-lightening business is transforming, but brands must do more than focus on semantics

Facial cleansing device brand Foreo targets ‘disappointed’ Clarisonic consumers

The Swedish facial cleansing device brand plans to tap into the demands of consumers, after L’Oréal announced the ...

Codex Beauty patents edible personal care preservation system

Naturally-derived composition is said to be ideal for baby care goods, which can accidentally be ingested

Myths & misinformation: Meet the 'beauty science' influencers coming for the skin care industry

With hundreds of thousands of followers on Instagram and YouTube, the leaders of a new social movement helping ...

Ultrasun and Skinsense join forces to support black-owned skin care brands

The new ARClight initiative will tailor business support to suit brands’ individual needs

Coronavirus: US make-up sales slump 50% during lockdown, online keeps other categories afloat

The results, collated by The NPD Group, show the make-up category suffered the most in the US in Q2 and point to the ...

Ocean-friendly exfoliators: All the benefits of microbeads with none of the negatives

Following the phase-out of exfoliating plastic microbeads from cosmetic and toiletry products, what are the greenest ...

'Tabloid scrutiny is challenging': Victoria Beckham Beauty CEO on working with one of the world's most famous women

Sarah Creal has created luxury make-up brands for some of the biggest names in fashion and beauty, but the former ...

Dream skin: The cosmetic ingredients designed to sync with your sleep cycle

A wave of new cosmetic ingredients are claiming to boost the overnight repair of skin and reduce the damage poor sleep ...

Henkel to acquire majority stake in Hello Body, Banana Beauty and Mermaid+Me owner Invincible

The deal with Invincible Brands Holdings includes a 75% stake in the Berlin-headquartered company

FAB Ventures to invest $10m in ‘conscious’ start-up brands

The LA-based fund, set up by ex-Lancôme CEO Odile Roujol, will be used to invest in fashion and beauty start-ups in ...

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