Feeling off-colour: Can make-up make a comeback post-Covid?

The make-up category was hardest hit by coronavirus pandemic lockdowns, with consumers opting to spend on self-care and skin care instead. So, what do experts think the sector can do to rebound?

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First of its kind study detects high levels of ‘toxic’ PFAS in half of North American cosmetics

Products from dozens of major beauty brands were tested for the potentially harmful chemicals

9 beauty brands experimenting with NPD

From brands jumping on the ‘clean’ beauty movement to first-time formulas from hair care favourites, Cosmetics ...

Revlon’s debts climb as beauty maker reworks balance sheet

Debts tied to the Elizabeth Arden owner soared to highest since January

A fine line: Are pencils the perfect packaging format?

Versatile, easy-to-use, hygienic and with the potential for environmentally-friendly options, cosmetic pencils are ...

Ipsy matches with beauty ‘junkie’ Halsey for new curation

‘Without Me’ singer joins forces with subscription brand for 8-piece selection, including Fenty Beauty and Tatcha

Beauty shoppers raring to get experimental with make-up as restrictions ease

Foundation emerged as a firm favourite among shoppers as the product they are most excited to wear following an easing ...

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 ways that personalisation is changing the beauty industry

As consumers acknowledge that one size doesn't fit all, personalisation is having a transformative effect in beauty, ...

Beauty category is heating up for summer with 8 new drops this month

A chasm of colour is expected to hit shelves this month with vibrant new shades and some first-time skus launching in ...

Press on nails and scrunchies among top nostalgic beauty trends on TikTok

As the Y2K trend makes an appearance in the fashion world, these are the 90s beauty revivals appearing on the video- ...

The roaring 20s 2.0: Experimentation and optimism will shape beauty post-lockdown

How will the predicted ‘roaring 20s’ for this century manifest in terms of beauty? And what cosmetic ingredients ...

Cosmetics Business reveals the top 5 men's care trends in new report

Lockdown may have poured cold water on the grooming market as men curbed their personal care routines, but a return to ...

Animal Crossing: How beauty brands are finding a home in Nintendo's best-selling game

Luxury and personal care giants are tapping into the open-ended game that has exploded in popularity during the ...

Adut Akech joins Estée Lauder as global ambassador

The Australian-South Sudanese model joins the beauty giant's star-studded line-up alongside Ana de Armas, Karlie Kloss ...

Beauty founder Leighton Denny returns to Britain's TV screens

His return marks six years since the nail entrepreneur stepped away from TV life to pursue other projects

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