Getting the recipe right: How to make the switch to vegan ingredients?

With even non-vegan consumers opting for vegan cosmetics, Cosmetics Business takes a look at some of the ingredients that can replace animal-derived stalwarts

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Beyond beauty: The rebirth of cosmetic hero ingredients

Cica, bakuchiol and ginseng were touted as ‘the’ cosmetic ingredients of 2020 – but, in truth, these ingredients ...

Cosmetics Business Live tickets to go on sale next week!

The big picture of cosmetics today – you’re invited to join the discussion

How will France's suspension of human-handled freight transport from the UK hit cosmetics?

Chaos is expected around UK ports following the measures, which have been put in place to avoid the international ...

Jacks of all trades: How multifunctional ingredients are saving time and money

With brands desiring streamlined INCI lists, formulators looking for speedy, easy-to-use options and everyone hoping to ...

Why you should keep a beady eye on beauty's eye care actives

The skin around the eyes is frequently one of the first areas to show signs of ageing. Fortunately, it’s been a ...

NATRUE updates standard for 2021 to make certification clearer for consumers

The natural and organic standards body is removing its ‘natural with organic portion’ level of finished product ...

Revealed: The full agenda for Cosmetics Business Live

The week-long event will provide a 360° view of the current state of the cosmetics and personal care industry

ECHA’s SEAC announces its opinion on ‘landmark’ microplastics restriction

EU ban would prevent the release of 500,000 tonnes of microplastics into the environment over 20 years

Cosmetics Business Live 2021 to go virtual

The virtual event will provide a 360° update on the cosmetics and personal care industry, with speakers tuning in from ...

Like fine wine: The best ingredients to care for over 50s’ skin

With the mainstream cosmetics industry finally celebrating the beauty of mature women, there is an opening for active ...

Cosmetics Business Live tickets now on sale!

The much-anticipated event will take place on 10-14 May and includes a host of big industry names

Can blockchain technology help beauty keep on top of its supply chain problem?

Opaque supply chains can be devastating for the environment and communities, so how can the latest tech breakthroughs ...

Beauty brands blast EU to end ‘back door’ animal testing in open letter

Fronted by Cruelty Free Europe and PETA, as well as 450 other brands, the letter calls for the EU Cosmetics Regulation ...

Croda invests in fragrance & flavour with Iberchem acquisition

Customers are set to benefit from the full formulation development made possible by the acquisition

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