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BABTAC’s new T.I.M.E campaign helps consumers identify safe beauty services

The consumer safety initiative outlines the necessary questions to ask when booking in a treatment to help protect against ‘botched’ jobs

UPDATED: Save Cruelty Free Cosmetics ECI reaches goal of 1 million validated signatures

The signature-collecting initiative was originally launched August 2021 with the deadline ending 31 August 2022

Beiersdorf develops sunscreen for girl with rare genetic light disorder

The Nivea brand owner used light-scattering pigments to create the bespoke formulation

Influencer fraud: What can beauty brands do?

Iona Silverman, Intellectual Property and Media Partner at Freeths, tells Cosmetics Business how to identify influencer fraud

EU poised to restrict 'forever chemicals', while US bill fails to progress

The ECHA has received a restriction proposal from five national authorities

Johnson & Johnson’s consumer health unit Kenvue files for IPO

The unit has filed to be listed as an independent company under the ticker symbol KVUE

Fighting mosquitoes: The buzz on biocide rules

Thanks to decades of background work carried out by Merck, the supplier can offer customers DEET-free insect repellents via its IR3535 product. Her...

Are beauty companies doing enough to improve boardroom diversity?

New initiatives are challenging the status quo, but there is still much room for companies to build ethnic diversity and female leadership at the h...

How to avoid trademark infringement

From Hailey Bieber's battle with Rhode to Marc Jacobs' recent dispute over Eye-Conic, trademark lawsuits can impact both new and established beauty...

Cosmetic industry bodies welcome US' Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act

The long-awaited reform, part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2023, will advance cosmetic product safety and innovation

Mapping moisture: Textured facial maps for claim substantiation

To visualise the treatment effects of skin care actives, DSM Nutritional Products developed textured facial mapping, as Remo Campiche, Thibault Ver...

L’Oréal turns off operations in Russia

Beauty giant has ceased trading from its standalone stores and counters, and pulled the plug on its e-commerce site in the country

J&J subsidiary accuses expert of falsifying talc report

LTL Management’s complaint filing comes mere days ahead of a bankruptcy hearing estimating the value of talc claims

DNA protection: Proving this trending skin care claim

Gattefossé’s new Solastemis offers a novel approach to photoprotection against UVA, but how did it verify these claims? Laurie Canel, Product Marke...

Lilial ingredient ban comes into force in Great Britain

The ‘making available on the market’ deadline for products containing the fragrance ingredient was 15 December 2022

Social selling has empowered counterfeiters – how can you fight back and protect your brand?

Bharat Kapoor, Vice President of Authentix-owned online brand and content rights protection service Strategic IP Information, or ‘SIPI’, tells Cosm...

In Brief

Here2Grow’s founders to present to trichologists and hair care specialists at networking workshop

Microbiological quality considerations in non-sterile drug manufacturing

At the edge of cosmetics

Cosmetagora | 10 - 11 January 2023 | Paris

RMG holograms, the best solution for detecting counterfeit cosmetics

Dermaclaim closes the year 2022 with 157 projects completed and a turnover that doubles the expectations of the beginning of the year

SCS Formulate 2022

BASF expands its regional non-organic raw materials COSMOS offering

European Commission revises definition for nano-materials and expands the list of banned nano-ingredients

Cosmetics Business Live 2022

World’s first vegan dehydrated culture media service launches

Preservatives and environmental monitoring working together

Claiming for broader skin protection and multifunctional cosmetic products

Cosmetic Regulations 2017

Case study: Skin cleansing formulations development to meet trends and claims

Gattefossé and CTIBiotech develop bioimpedance 3D bioprinted skin chips for sebum measurement

Dermaclaim continues its business growth plan with the acquisition of new equipment for the laboratory and clinical facilities

Claims Support Seminar

Why should you care about Burkholderia cepacia?

Demand for vegan microbiological testing reaches record high

Creativity and Regulatory - Behind the scenes

proDERM Academy: Claims Support for Cosmetic Products

It’s Not You, It’s Your Water

Goldn and Good Face Project team up to simplify product development

Going Global Training Programme

The Challenges of the EU Cosmetic Regulation: Practical Advice for the Industry