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UK chemical industry voices concerns about registration data post-Brexit

Survey by the CBA found three quarters of firms do not own registration testing data to comply with REACH legislation

Debenhams secures £40m cash lifeline in a bid to save business

The retailer issued a profit warning last year and suffered dismal festive trading

Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's Creative Director, dies aged 85

The iconic German designer is best known for helping to shape luxury fashion, his signature style and fondness for his ...

Then and now: How to relaunch a sleeping beauty brand

Cosmetics Business discovers how to awaken a sleeping company with 142-year-young French organic skin care brand ...

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’ ...

Kiehl’s achieves most mentioned skin care brand in 2018

Despite its success, the luxury American brand’s traction declined from 2017

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

Surgeons form Brazilian ‘butt lift’ association to tackle safety concerns

The World Association of Gluteal Surgeons will promote best practice

Four formulations for skin detox

From electronic devices to air pollution, consumers’ skins are under constant attack. The following formulations tackle ...

Fighting free radicals: the latest antioxidants on the market

Certain cosmetic formulations, as well as human skin, are prone to lipid oxidation. This article discusses the ...

Making it in the Middle East: Meet the make-up brand for Arab women, by Arab women

In an interview with Cosmetics Business, Areej Sultan Al-Essa, founder of K7L make-up, discusses why western brands ...

Eco-friendly solutions unveiled at Paris packaging event

ADF&PCD Paris 2019 let attendees discover packaging manufacturers' latest launches – and the focus was very much on ...

Brexit offers boost for beauty sales as consumers continue to spend

New survey says UK shoppers will not change their spending habits ahead of Brexit

Boots crowned top beauty retail performer online for second consecutive year

But the wider market is seeing a rise in niche and specialist retailers