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L’Oréal rejects accusations that its products contain mercury

September 29, 2016

Maharashtra Food and Drug Administration claims that mercury is present in brand’s lightening p ...

Regulatory | Asia | Cosmetics Business News

Puig acquires share in Brazil's Granado Pharmacias

September 28, 2016

Third generation family company buys minority stake in what is said to be Brazil's oldest pharm ...

Europe | Finance | Cosmetics Business News

UK Christmas shoppers start preparing from September

September 28, 2016

Younger consumers are more likely to leave preparations to last minute, while older ones prefer ...

Europe | Retail | Pure Beauty

Ringing the changes with dermatology-led brands

September 19, 2016

The eye contour is one of the top skin care concerns among women.

Body Care | Skin Care | Cosmetics Business Markets

Canada's regulatory body cracks down on unproven claims

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September 28, 2016

Health Canada's Renelle Briand speaks to Cosmetics Business about the country's safety regulati ...

North America | Regulatory | Cosmetics Business News

ColourPop renames contouring shades after controversy

September 28, 2016

Brand is called out on social media for naming darker shades “yikes” and “typo”

North America | Digital | Cosmetics Business News

Aesthetics 2016 market report

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September 12, 2016

2016 saw a total of 21 million procedures, with the US and Brazil the top performers

Europe | North America | Body Care | Latin America | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

BAMA renews ties with South Africa’s aerosol association

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September 28, 2016

British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association has signed a reciprocal agreement with South Africa' ...

Europe | Africa ME | Manufacturing and Equipment | SPC

Hair care 2016 market report

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August 25, 2016

Price battles stunted growth in Europe, while the US, China and Pakistan saw strong results

Europe | North America | Hair Care | Africa ME | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

Parashop leads the way in France's unique parapharmacie market

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September 15, 2016

With a range of classic and niche dermocosmetic brands, the parapharmacie offers a selective re ...

Europe | Retail | Cosmetics Business Markets

Deodorants 2016 market report

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July 22, 2016

Sales across Europe fell flat in 2015, while the US has been boosted by strong product innovati ...

Europe | North America | Latin America | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

Sesderma expands its skin care and aesthetics expertise into the UK

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September 14, 2016

The Spain-based company is creating innovative aesthetic products for an ever-expanding consume ...

Europe | Body Care | Skin Care | Cosmetics Business Markets

Korea's TheFaceShop announces India expansion

September 28, 2016

The cosmetics retailer will launch a bricks-and-mortar store in the region next year, following ...

Colour Cosmetics | Finance | Asia | Cosmetics Business News

Body care 2016 market report

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June 10, 2016

While the US, Brazil and France slowed, the UK and Italy returned to form

Europe | North America | Body Care | Latin America | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

AOBiome conducts first skin trial using smartphones

September 28, 2016

The US company will issue iPhones to participants of the trial to analyse the effect of bacteri ...

North America | Skin Care | Digital | Cosmetics Business News

L'Oréal Paris to open bricks-and-mortar store

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September 28, 2016

Opening of boutique on Rue de Caumartin in Paris coincides with Paris Fashion Week

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Women's fragrances 2016 market report

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May 12, 2016

Sales slowed in France, Germany and the UK, while Italy, Spain and Russia burst back into bloom ...

Europe | North America | Fragrance | Africa ME | Latin America | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

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