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Kristin Ess sues long-term partner Maesa over contract breach

Ess, a hair stylist and co-founder of, claims she was ‘misled’ during their partnership

6 new product drops to add sparkle as we head into the festive season

Cosmetics Business gathers the best new products launching this week, including a 24-carat gold body oil from Maison Francis Kurkdjian

7 new fragrance and make-up launches hitting store shelves in November

Cosmetics Business rounds up 7 cosmetics and skin care launches which have hit store shelves this week, as well as a look at Hailey Bieber’s first...

Slow beauty and wearables: Key trends from Cosmoprof Asia

Inge Theron, skin care specialist, columnist and founder of FaceGym, travelled to Cosmoprof Asia in Singapore from 16-18 November – here are her hi...

Grey hair specialist Arey secures $4.15m in latest funding round

Dubbed ‘the wrinkle cream of hair care’, the D2C brand reported 1100% year-on-year growth since its inception in 2021

Prestige hair care sales soar 67% thanks to skinification hair trend

Consumers investing in targeted hair care products that use skin care inspired ingredients and formats are behind the growth

Sustainable salons: The eco-friendly hair stylists working towards a green future

The salon industry still has a long way to go in terms of improving its impact on the planet. Cosmetics Business looks at five sustainable salons w...

Why healthy hair growth is now a critical claim in hair care

Brands are tackling the 'hair loss pandemic' with an increasingly holistic approach

Hair care sales and price increases behind Henkel’s strong Q3 results

Sales in the personal care giant’s beauty care division soared +8.4% despite disruption caused by its planned portfolio merger

Pubic hair dye pioneer bettybeautyinc snapped up by Fisk Industries

New York company launches men’s body hair dye to mark the completion of its acquisition

Has the celebrity beauty brand bubble finally burst?

With a new wave of backlash coming after every launch, the celebrity beauty brand sector is in a troubled state. So, what will it take for an A-lis...

How the wig category shaped a reinvention

Whether they're being worn for necessity or fashion, wigs and toppers have found an entirely new consumer – and sales are surging

Hair by Sam McKnight lands investment from Manzanita Capital

The private equity firm, which specialises in high-end, niche beauty brands, has taken a stake in the hair care company

Princess Diana's stylist Sam McKnight on why he doesn't watch The Crown and 2023's hottest hair trends

The legendary hairdresser talks about his time with the people’s princess, how extreme hair is making a comeback and the future of The Big Blow Out

Wakanda Forever: Beauty gets its claws into the latest Black Panther film

MAC and two P&G brands have added to the list of labels inspired by the upcoming Marvel movie

Beauty advent calendars 2022: 15 of the top Christmas launches so far

Cosmetics Business rounds up the top beauty advent calendars launching ahead of the holiday period

In Brief

Hair care searches exceed skin care and make-up in the Asia-Pacific region

Ashland introduces sclareance bio-functional natural sclareolide through biotechnology to visibly limit the appearance of dandruff

Baycusan: Create hair styling in tune with nature

Professional Beauty London | 05 - 06 March 2023 | London

Lilac cells for healthy hair: Healthy Shine Lilac

Kerascalp - A healthy scalp for healthy hair

Paris Packaging Week (PCD) | 25 - 26 January 2023 | Paris

An active plant cell to combat oily hair and scalp: EtHAIReal Peppermint

How Collagen is adding shine to hair care from within

in-cosmetics Korea 2022

Lubrizol launches multi-ethnic skin, scalp and hair ingredient

Personal styling, just for you: Remington reveals new personalised haircare technology with latest 'PROluxe You' Range

Sustainable, Clean, Minimalistic: Why Collagen is becoming a beauty celeb

Cosmoprof North America 2022

Fekkai to use Honeywell’s low GHG propellant technology

Capsisilence turns scalp care into skin care

The future of needs-based hair care is here: personalisation by Yours Truly

Cosmoprof India 2022

HIEE brings a hair growth and facial care device 2-in-1 for you

Here2Grow helps develop scalp therapy product Haircalma

Croda unveils hair conditioning data for SensaLuxe DF

Pure Beauty Awards 2022

Embracing the wise and proageing gradient with Wisegrade

Sabinsa to showcase innovative hair care and skin care actives at NYSCC 2022

L’Oréal and Albéa join forces on cardboard tube pack for Garnier

Cosmetics Business Live 2022