Lawsuits take toll on Johnson & Johnson as talc supplier files for bankruptcy

Imerys Talc America, Imerys Talc Vermont and Imerys Talc Canada are said to have taken the decision to ‘safeguard’ their interests as mounting lawsuits loom

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XCellR8 extends cosmetics testing partnership with The Body Shop

The animal-free testing facility will now work with the brand to provide skin and eye tests for its cosmetic ...

Australia introduces cosmetic animal testing ban

New law created with reinforcement measures from animal cruelty charities

Beauty category shines on Barron’s Top Most Sustainable Companies list

Estée Lauder, Colgate-Palmolive and IFF were the successful beauty companies included in the line-up

How to avoid Brexit regulatory disruption?

What should your regulatory strategy be for avoiding Brexit disruption? Alex Fotheringham looks at options for every ...

Clinique ‘Fresh Pressed’ campaign survives ASA Ruling

The issue, reported by Fushi Wellbeing, argued the brand’s ‘Fresh Pressed’ advertising online was misleading given the ...

Kardashian sisters awarded $10 million in beauty brand lawsuit

Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian received the damages after a long legal battle with Hillair Capital's Haven Beauty

What’s the excuse for single-use? Brands fighting the war on wet wipes

Cosmetics Business finds out the brands that are tackling one of the beauty industry’s biggest environmental downfalls

Sri Lanka halts imports of Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder amid asbestos worries

Last year the beauty giant was forced to pay out US$4.7bn in damages to 22 women who were diagnosed with ovarian cancer ...

IFF-LMR seals FairWild certification for Peru Balsam fragrance ingredient

The FairWild Foundation promotes the sustainable use of wild ingredients and acting ethically throughout the supply ...

The next step in animal-free testing: Measuring cosmetic mildness in vitro

A first-of-its-kind project is validating in vitro mildness tests through correlation with human patch test data. Carol ...

Battle of the Bills: Senator Hatch’s new US cosmetic regulation bill analysed

With three cosmetics regulation bills now introduced in the US, here’s how the new Hatch bill stacks up against ...

Cruelty free cosmetics: Where are we in 2019?

Globally, the shift towards blocking animal testing on cosmetics continues to roll forward. But at what rate are ...

Natura &Co and The Body Shop bosses push Sustainable Development Goal at UN forum

This is part of the companies overall ambition to globally end animal testing in the cosmetics industry

A-listers pledge to clean up social media marketing habits

The UK Competition and Markets Authority has received commitments from 16 influencers ensuring they will comply with ...