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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Mexican cosmetics company AAA Cosmética recalls hand sanitiser over methanol poisoning fears

There are concerns that the hand sanitiser, which was distributed around the US in April, could be highly dangerous if ...

Lush to discontinue 150 products after CEO reflects on lockdown

Among the products to be culled are the entire Beyond Foundation Liquid Foundation range, and long-time staples Baby ...

Beauty industry joins forces to launch UK's first Black Aesthetics Advisory Board

The Board is made up of four medical professionals that aim to enable better access to aesthetics for black patients

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Cosmetics manufacturer Voyant Beauty to buy KIK Personal Care

The two US-based companies are said to be ‘highly complementary’ in many areas

Marmite partners with Lynx to launch ‘divisive’ men’s fragrance and body care range

The ‘love it or hate it’ breakfast spread is teaming up with the Unilever-owned brand to launch a body spray and ...

How Covid-19 and Zoom meetings have boosted the plastic surgery industry

Cosmetic surgeons in the US and UK have reported unprecedented levels of enquiries for injectables and invasive ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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