Olaplex sues L'Oréal over 'slavish knockoffs'

The hair care start-up made famous for its 'liquid gold' hair repair salon and home products is suing L'Oréal for allegedly copying its technology

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Avon ad banned for misleading price claims

December 7, 2016

ASA upholds complaint against special offer adverts in Avon catalogue

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Consumers sue L’Oréal over hair product claims

December 6, 2016

Group of consumers complain about Total Repair 5 Damage Erasing Balm

North America | Regulatory | Cosmetics Business News

Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s drop plastic cotton buds

December 2, 2016

UK’s biggest supermarkets agree to replace plastic stems in all own-brand products

Europe | Regulatory | SPC

Understanding the Nagoya Protocol and its impact on health and beauty

November 15, 2016

Sharing the benefits of the world's biodiversity is a tricky business. The Nagoya Protocol came ...

Ingredients | Regulatory | R and D | SPC

Moroccan state TV apologises for domestic violence make-up tutorial

November 30, 2016

2M, a Moroccan state TV channel, issues public Facebook apology two days after airing tutorial ...

Regulatory | Colour Cosmetics | Africa ME | Cosmetics Business News

Cyber Monday strike for Topshop depot workers

November 28, 2016

GMB members working at Spectrum for Arcadia, a division of the DHL Logistics Supply Chain, have ...

Europe | Regulatory | Cosmetics Business News

Blackhair Magazine apologises for non-black cover model

November 25, 2016

Bi-monthly magazine aimed at women of black origins uses mixed race English-Malaysian model on ...

Europe | Regulatory | Hair Care | Cosmetics Business News

The benefits and obstacles of importing cosmetic products from outside the EU

October 13, 2016

Pros and cons of outsourcing cosmetic manufacture outside of the EU and how to overcome the mo ...

Europe | Regulatory | SPC

Dr. Bronner's on why fair pay makes perfect business sense

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August 4, 2016

Mike Bronner, President of Dr. Bronner’s, talks to Cosmetics Business about the brand's campaig ...

North America | Regulatory | Cosmetics Business News

Korea to host alternative animal testing forum

November 23, 2016

The forum, held in Seoul, is sponsored by Lush Cosmetics and organised by the Humane Society In ...

Regulatory | Asia | Cosmetics Business News

Hong Kong to gain baby product 'white list'

November 22, 2016

World Green Organisation is drawing up a list of baby products with approved high safety standa ...

Regulatory | Skin Care | Asia | Cosmetics Business News

US consumers pay out for travel-friendly products

November 21, 2016

With tight airline restrictions on carry-on luggage, compliance appears to be coming at a cost ...

North America | Regulatory | Cosmetics Business News

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