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Johnson & Johnson to stop global sales of talc-based baby powder

The move marks the end of an era for J&J, with its baby powder being an iconic symbol for the brand since its launch in the US in 1894

Lookfantastic unveils first look at 2022 advent calendar

The combined retail worth of the calendar is estimated to top £500

Cosmetics Business lists the top 8 beauty launches out this August

New beauty launches from Velour Lashes, Lapcos and Skin Proud have hit the market this month

'No good reason for a limited panel': Why sunscreen testing should respect all skin shades

Historically, darker skinned consumers have been woefully underrepresented in consumer testing for sunscreens, but retail chain Superdrug is pushin...

England Lioness Lotte Wubben-Moy fronts Venus campaign normalising ‘real’ skin

Wubben-Moy, who also plays for Arsenal WFC, features alongside World Champion Football Freestyler Lia Lewis

7 in 10 consumers are no longer ashamed of sweating

87% agree that sweating is a natural part of life, but are still concerned about body odour, according to new research from Dove

Body sculpting in the age of positivity

With new ingredients promising to re-shape our bodies to fit the Instagram ideal, we discover their activity and ask how do they fit in with the bo...

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 new bath and body care trends in latest report

Bath and body care has taken on an elevated status. As consumers take a holistic approach to their wellness, brands can explore a total-body approa...

Puig acquires majority stake in Colombia's Loto del Sur

The owner of Byredo and Paco Rabanne will grow the natural beauty brand's international presence as it launches into the US and European markets

Super soaker: Lush introduces bathing app to maximise benefits

The app, called Lush Bathe, lets the user explore immersive audio-visual bath-time experiences

How to make an ingrown spot treatment

Gentle acids are key to a formula that combats ‘ingrowns’, as Flamingo's Natalie Chan reveals

Cosmetics Business reveals key Gen Z beauty trends in new report

From shaping the way brands develop products to how they market them, Gen Z is becoming beauty's most disruptive generation. This report reveals ho...

Degree's ‘Not Done Yet’ campaign gives second chance to marathon non-finishers

The Unilever antiperspirant brand has teamed up with marathon runner and TV personality Tyler Cameron to give three runners a chance to run the San...

Hitting the spot: Formulating for sexual wellness

Alongside an increasingly elegant and tech-savvy sex toys category there is demand for sophisticated and, yes, desirable sexual wellness formulations

Unilever and InterContinental partner on sustainable hotel bathroom solutions

Miniatures used at the hotelier’s hotels and resorts will be replaced with Dove bulk amenities

Nailed it! Can this plant-based ingredient give you stronger nails?

Mibelle Biochemistry discusses how its hair care stalwart KeraGuard can also act as a protective shield for the nails