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Christmas shoppers plan ahead

A new survey predicts 25% of UK shoppers are planning to buy presents earlier this year

Europe | Retail | Cosmetics International

Africa's largest e-tailer Jumia receives €120m investment

The latest financing round brings Jumia's valuation from €212.5m to €445m

Colour Cosmetics | Fragrance | Finance | Africa ME | Retail | Cosmetics International

High Court to rule on animal testing review

Review calls for cosmetics companies to use cosmetic tests on animals outside EU

Europe | Regulatory | Colour Cosmetics | Cosmetics International

Sabon shares secrets to global expansion

Founders of Israeli bath and body brand Sabon let CNW in on their worldwide expansion plan

Body Care | Cosmetics International

Boots acquires Soap and Glory

Soap & Glory to operate as a standalone brand under Alliance Boots' Ken Murphy

Europe | Body Care | Colour Cosmetics | Finance | Cosmetics International

Jumei catapults into tenth consecutive quarter of growth

Total net sales rise to US$273m primarily due to a 23.8% increase in active customers

Colour Cosmetics | Finance | Asia | Retail | Cosmetics International

Colour cosmetics 2014 market report

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Colour cosmetics may be a mature and saturated category, but it is still vibrant in Europe

Europe | Colour Cosmetics | ECM

Link discovered between triclosan and cancer

The substance could cause liver toxicity in humans, scientists believe

Ingredients | North America | Regulatory | Cosmetics International

Spa products 2014 market report

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Spa products markets in Europe are in need of some pampering of their own


A fine line

There are many factors that can disturb the normal hair growth cycle causing hair to thin. Pure Beauty provides six ways to tackle fine and thinning hair

Europe | Hair Care | Pure Beauty

Aesthetics 2014 market report

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Cosmetic procedures continue to be popular in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK

Europe | Body Care | Skin Care | ECM

New ingredient for conditioning cleansing systems

Dave Popplewell and Tuttu Nuutinen outline a new generation of conditioning technology

Ingredients | Hair Care | SPC

Sephora defends its position in discrimination lawsuit

The beauty giant “looks forward” to defending its actions in court

North America | Regulatory | Colour Cosmetics | Finance | Retail | Cosmetics International

Hair care 2014 market report

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The hair care market fell over the past year, with value sales receding in France, Italy and Spain

Europe | Hair Care | ECM

Sephora to open first store in Australia

Beauty giant is due to open an 800sqm store in Sydney's Pitt Street Mall

Colour Cosmetics | Fragrance | Retail | Cosmetics International