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8 star-studded beauty launches for December

Cosmetics Business rounds up eight new beauty products for December, including a look at Harry Styles and Ariana Grande’s new beauty launches

Hair mists and body yoghurts see Black Friday sales spike

Klarna shopping data showed hair care and skin care as especially popular among US consumers

GridKor acquires intimate skin care player The Perfect V

The M&A company is now looking for licensing opportunities for The Perfect V’s V V Cream product and Vanicure service

Can men's grooming brands be more original than the barber shop aesthetic?

The barber shop has been a staple brand aesthetic for male grooming products for decades. But as attitudes towards self care and beauty continue to...

Mariah Carey brings the holidays home with Find Your Happy Place bath and body collection

The 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' singer has teamed up with the Unilever brand for the festive line, which includes a scented candle, bath gel,...

Time Magazine unveils top beauty inventions of 2022

Cosmetics Business looks at the latest beauty innovations which have launched this year

NZ-Beauty: The rise of New Zealand’s sustainable beauty scene

Shining a spotlight on New Zealand’s up and coming beauty scene, which focuses extensively on natural ingredients and respecting the land. Alessand...

3 brands giving Christmas gift sets an eco-makeover

Excessive packaging waste can turn the gifting experience from festive to infuriating. This season, brands are finding ways to save as shoppers give

10 new make-up and skin care products to keep on your radar

Cosmetics Business rounds up 10 new launches which have hit store shelves this month

Baylis & Harding unveils Billie Shepherd as first-ever Christmas Gifting Ambassador

The luxury home and beauty brand has collaborated with the TV personality on a curated collection of Christmas gifts

Beauty advent calendars 2022: 15 of the top Christmas launches so far

Cosmetics Business rounds up the top beauty advent calendars launching ahead of the holiday period

5 ways deodorant brands are freshening up for Gen Z

Deodorant use has been declining among young consumers for years, but brands are now shaking up the category to win them back

Lush ventures into the Upside Down with Stranger Things collab

The Hellfire Club Bathing bath bomb duo contains two limited edition, collectible playing cards, which have been designed by Lush staff who play Du...

Doggy style: Why beauty is betting on pet care

With pet care one of the best-performing areas of discretionary spending, traditional beauty players are extending their expertise into pet groomin...

Bath & Body Works hires former Unilever exec Gina Boswell as CEO

The experienced beauty and personal care leader will take over from Sarah Nash, who has served as interim CEO since May 2022

How to make a powder-to-gel product

Gaëlle Chatelard from green shower gel brand ETHOSA talks waterless formulation