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Unilever refuses to raise £50bn offer to buy out GSK

Demands for a £60bn takeover have been discounted by the cosmetics conglomerate

GSK rebuffs Unilever’s third ‘unsolicited’ bid to take over business

Unilever’s share price suffered as a consequence of the rejection, hitting a 5-year low in shareholder revolt

Bitten by the love bug: Lush launches collection ahead of Valentine’s Day

The cosmetics brand reintroduces its emoji inspired bath bombs alongside new innuendo-filled products

Nailed it! Can this plant-based ingredient give you stronger nails?

Mibelle Biochemistry discusses how its hair care stalwart KeraGuard can also act as a protective shield for the nails

Blackstone buys controlling stake of sunscreen brand Supergoop!

Investment is slated to boost the US brand's product innovation, global reach and sun care education drive

Boots puts cosmetics brand Aromatherapy Associates up for sale

Sell off comes as the UK beauty retailer faces a potential takeover in the new year

Top tips for formulating an intimate wash

Ecooking's Mike Hansen explains what goes into a successful feminine hygiene product

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 new bath and body care trends in latest report

Bath and body care has taken on an elevated status. As consumers take a holistic approach to their wellness, brands can explore a total-body approa...

Cosmetics Business rounds up the 8 newest launches of the week

From curated playlists from bath bomb favourite Lush, to anti-bacterial skin care from Simple, these are the eight newest beauty products on-shelf...

Exclusive: Ketish tackles the period taboo with The Potion

Founder of the Huda Beauty-backed brand, Emaan Abbass, speaks exclusively to Cosmetics Business on why creating a product for the menstrual cycle i...

Family values: Meet KETISH, the Kattan sisters' new investment

Huda Kattan and KETISH founder Emaan Abbass talk with Cosmetics Business about striking a blow for female wellness and boosting beauty entrepreneurs

Cosmetics Business reveals key Gen Z beauty trends in new report

From shaping the way brands develop products to how they market them, Gen Z is becoming beauty's most disruptive generation. This report reveals ho...

Cosmetics Business unveils 11 of beauty’s biggest launches this December

Starring Paco Robanne’s latest 1 Million fragrance, UK colour cosmetics brand Lisa Eldridge’s new Liquid Lurex Eyeshadows and many more, these are...

Foam party: The best dispensers on the market for your foaming products

With both cleansing products and at-home spa experiences enjoying an uptick in demand, here's why the foamers category has never been more in fashion

Cosmetics company Sodalis acquires brands from Meiyume, strengthens European foothold

Meiyume’s disinvestment leaves more room to develop turnkey operations

Melted iceberg serum? How water became a luxury commodity in beauty

A wave of new launches indicates that tap water is no longer enough in beauty NPD