How coronavirus has revolutionised beauty's entire hand care category

From luxury hand wash to plastic-free soaps and hand cream, products designed for hands aren't going to be the same again

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Marks & Spencer justifies £11.50 hand sanitiser price tag after consumer backlash

The retailer explained that the Belux hand gel remains ‘competitively priced’ at £2.30 per 100ml, which is 30p ...

AbbVie acquires Botox-maker Allergan in ‘turning point’ deal

The acquisition will see AbbVie achieve approximately US$30bn in full-year 2020 revenues

Waxing brand Wakse reveals sales spike of 1,100% as Covid-19 prompts 'increased intimacy'

1 unit of Wakse’s hard wax beans are being sold every 3 minutes as consumers take personal care into their own hands ...

Melted iceberg serum? How water became a luxury commodity in beauty

A wave of new launches indicates that tap water is no longer enough in beauty NPD

40% of consumers now wash their hands 6-10 times a day to avoid Covid-19

As a result of frequent washing, however, 64% have found that their hands are more dry or cracked than usual

Dr. Bronner’s campaigns to make psychedelic-assisted therapies legal

The soap brand’s new Heal Soul! campaign advocates for access to psychedelic-assisted therapy – such as the use of ...

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 key beauty start-up trends and advice in new report

Fearless and fast-moving, beauty start-ups continue to set new standards for the beauty industry amid the current ...

Cosmetics clinics under fire over claims that IV drips can prevent Covid-19

Three UK cosmetic treatment and surgery clinics have been ordered by the UK’s advertising watchdog to remove adverts ...

P&G’s Old Spice and Secret get eco-friendly makeover

The new plastic-free tube has been developed for the brands’ deodorant products

Own brands marry trends for economical & ethical cosmetics

The private label cosmetics sector is putting pressure on branded goods by following key market trends for natural and ...

World Bee Day: The brand's helping the unsung hero of the beauty industry

Ahead of 20 May, Cosmetics Business highlights the brands helping to save the bees

Innovative bathroom products: Time to soak in new trends for 2019

Bathroom products have shed their conservative, utilitarian image and are striding forwards into 2019 meeting the needs ...

‘World’s first’ compostable, biodegradable and refillable deodorant brand Wild launches

Consumers can shop the brand’s five product scents on a subscription or pay-as-you-go basis

A-beauty brand Beached talks ‘no fuss’ culture, consumers and coronavirus

The fledgling brand’s founder discusses her brand’s strategy to liberate women against the backdrop of the pandemic