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Kristin Ess sues long-term partner Maesa over contract breach

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

The Fragrance Shop hires former JD Sports boss Peter Cowgill to boost expansion plans

As Non-Executive Chair, Cowgill will work with the fragrance giant’s leadership team to grow its digital business and international footprint

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

Luxury beauty's secret weapon to survive the cost of living crisis

Prestige retailers including Harrods and Cult Beauty are adapting loyalty programmes to value-added rewards models in a bid to boost customer reten...

Sephora sued for misleading consumers over 'clean beauty' programme

The beauty retail giant's Clean At Sephora scheme has been accused of marketing products that use synthetic and potentially irritating ingredients

Pharrell Williams’ Humanrace launches into Selfridges in UK debut

Williams will host a panel event at the Selfridges Cinema to discuss the brand’s environmental vision for the future on 26 November

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...

3 brands giving Christmas gift sets an eco-makeover

Excessive packaging waste can turn the gifting experience from festive to infuriating. This season, brands are finding ways to save as shoppers give

Gasoline, jerky and slushies. Super 8's new fragrance line smells like a gas station

The candle collection by the American budget hotel chain will be available to purchase for a limited time in December

Sephora appoints LVMH veteran Guillaume Motte as CEO and President

Motte will take over from current CEO Chris de LaPuente at the LVMH-owned beauty retailer on 1 January 2023

How to formulate an eco-friendly body scrub

Dr Sophia Boyadjieva-Newbould and Dr Kristina Hetherington reveal how waste avocado seeds are being upcycled for targeted, natural exfoliation

5 ways deodorant brands are freshening up for Gen Z

Deodorant use has been declining among young consumers for years, but brands are now shaking up the category to win them back

Alessandro Michele steps down as Creative Director of Gucci

Michele was instrumental in growing Gucci’s make-up range, as well as leading fragrance creation and campaigns fronted by Jared Leto and Harry Styles

Mastodon: Should beauty brands join the new Twitter alternative?

Mastodon, which bills itself as a decentralised social network, was launched in 2016 by Russian-born German software developer Eugen Rochko

Givenchy Parfums names singer-songwriter Benjamin Clementine as new face

The Mercury Award-winning artist will front the campaign for Givenchy’s new men's fragrance, launching in March 2023

Vegan make-up: Beauty drops beetle carmine and other animal pigments

With suppliers innovating replacements for cochineal-origin pink, formulating vegan colour cosmetics may soon be as fuss-free as it is animal-free

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ICS expands its sustainable and circular packaging solutions for beauty and skincare

The future of restorative injectables

Iberchem debuts auction of artworks created at Beauty World Middle East

Cosmoprof Asia | 16 - 18 November 2023 | Singapore

Over 20,000 international beauty stakeholders made Cosmoprof Asia 2022 in Singapore a resounding success

ALU-Airless jar, new generation sustainable luxe

Beautyworld Middle East | 30 Oct - 01 Nov 2023 | Dubai

CPL Aromas launch AromaCore Bio, its patented biodegradable encapsulation technology

Quadpack expands refillable packaging solutions for solid cosmetics formulas

MakeUp in Paris | 14 - 15 June 2023 | Paris

Which colours are really hot for spring and summer 2024?

PCR Packaging: 3 powerful reasons why you should choose it

Rejuvenating the skin microbiota? New concept in well-ageing

World Spa & Wellness Convention London | 05 - 06 March 2023 | London

Symrise launches first green 1,2-hexanediol

Provenance launches the world’s first transparency directory for beauty

Recycled 100% recyclable droppers

Professional Beauty London | 05 - 06 March 2023 | London

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

The global beauty community reunites at Cosmoprof Asia Singapore Special Edition

AAK honoured as a sustainability leader

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

The organisers of Cosmoprof North America join the Premiere Beauty Group to bring collective expertise to a growing portfolio

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

Lean quality drives fiscal fitness

Cosmetagora | 10 - 11 January 2023 | Paris

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