Virginia passes bill to end animal testing for cosmetics

Govenor Ralph Northam signed the two bills into law earlier this month, making Virginia the fourth US state to pass rulings against animal testing for beauty products

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Introducing the headline sponsors of Cosmetics Business Live

The week-long event will take place on 10-14 May 2021 in partnership with eBay

P&G in hot water with consumers over ‘deceptive’ marketing of Crest charcoal toothpaste

Personal care conglomerate accused of ‘false advertising’ for three of its oral care brand’s toothpastes

ASA issues fresh warning to social media influencers who flout ad rules

Advertising watchdog threatens to name and shame non-compliant brands and influencers after report reveals widespread ...

Heed the label: Overcoming compliance challenges

Shifting and varied labelling rules are a major compliance challenge. Nicholas Wallace, Stephenie Overman, Kathryn ...

China’s animal testing ban on cosmetics expected to spark flurry of new beauty entrants

From 1 May, ‘ordinary’ cosmetics will be allowed to sell in the country without being subject to controversial ...

Garnier granted milestone approval under the Leaping Bunny programme

L’Oréal-owned beauty brand met criteria for the Cruelty Free International initiative and can now carry the Leaping ...

Revealed: The full agenda for Cosmetics Business Live

The week-long event will provide a 360° view of the current state of the cosmetics and personal care industry

Yves Rocher faces boycott over involvement in Alexei Navalny case

The French beauty giant is in hot water with consumers following the imprisonment of the Kremlin critic

Yes To ordered to pay out $775k to complainants of ‘burning’ face mask

The brand’s Grapefruit Vitamin C Glow Boosting Unicorn Paper Mask was recalled in January last year due to customer ...

Coming to America: 10 product liability considerations when expanding to the US

Are you thinking of launching your brand on the US market? If so, here are the top ten potential legal pitfalls to ...

Cosmetics Business Live tickets now on sale!

The much-anticipated event will take place on 10-14 May and includes a host of big industry names

On the right track: Apps for consumers' skin care journeys

Living in lockdown means many of us have switched our attention from bold make-up looks to perfecting our complexions, ...

Johnson & Johnson pushes for false ‘oil-free’ ad claim to be thrown out

The plaintiff has accused the beauty giant of using oils in formulas that are marketed as ‘oil-free’, but has ...

Beauty’s seal of approval: The latest eco-certifications providing a framework for beauty businesses

Beauty needs biodiversity – its richness and variety has helped develop the category for hundreds of years, but over- ...