L’Occitane profits spike 351% following Elemis acquisition

Elemis is now L'Occitane International's second largest brand after L’Occitane en Provence

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Beauty influencer feuds fuel Reddit user figures in 2019

Online drama between vloggers dominated the forum website over the past 12 months

Shiseido discovers mint plants can boost skin elasticity

Scientists analyse how the Labiatae plant activates sensory neurons, which play a role in skin elasticity

A chaise longue is the latest skin care product to hit the market

Two new devices have been launched by Seymourpowell that provide tailored skin care including a luxurious chair

How is natural beauty changing the Asian market?

Whether it's 'sustainable' or 'clean' more brands are ramping up their green credentials and boosting awareness in APAC

Native Deodorant founder Moiz Ali steps away from P&G

P&G, which acquired the brand in 2017 for $100m, has appointed its Asia Skin Care Director as the new CEO

Foreo says it will honour $10m Black Friday sales glitch

The tech brand failed to notice its UFO smart masking device was on sale for $9.90, a fraction of its $279 retail price

Cosmetics Business reveals the 5 key bath and body trends in new report

Amid a dynamic and fast-changing bath and body care market, brand distinction, and a driving purpose, is everything

Retailer Douglas backs beauty start-ups Ave+Edam and beautyself

The retailer has crowned the two brands as the winners of its #forwardbeauty challenge 2019

Luxury retailer De Bijenkorf unveils personal beauty stylist service

The department store chain has rolled out the service in time for the festive season

Zodiac beauty: How astrology made its way into bathroom cabinets and make-up bags

The trend has been harnessed for content creation and product development, Cosmetics Business explores the rising stars ...

Meet Sophia Hutchins: Beauty CEO, Jenner-Kardashian insider and reluctant influencer

In an interview with Cosmetics Business, the businesswoman explains how she landed multi-million dollar investment for ...

Festive beauty: 8 alcohol-inspired products for the merriest trend of 2019

With the party season approaching, Cosmetics Business raises a glass to boozy beauty brands

L’Oréal ramps up Asian travel retail presence with SkinCeuticals pop-up

At the new immersive Haitang Bay store, China, customers will be able to experience the brand’s antioxidation ...

Amazon and eBay accused of selling cosmetics containing mercury

More than half of 158 products bought through the sites were found to contain illegal levels of the chemical