L’Oréal has appointed British beauty blogger Amena Khan as its first hijab-wearing spokesperson for its L'Oréal Paris Elvive Nutri-Gloss range – making her the first hijab-wearing woman to front a hair care range.
Personal care giant Coty has teamed up with Amazon to launch its Let’s Get Ready visual personal assistant, which will be showcased on the Echo Show – the first Amazon device with a screen.
YouTube has unveiled that its most popular beauty item of 2017 was mass-market Collection concealer, priced at £4.19, highlighting the ongoing demand for budget beauty items.
Japanese beauty company Shiseido has unveiled new battery-free LED lashes through ‘wireless power feeding’ technology that transmits power using micro waves from remote places.
The GHB Bank has teamed up with the Global Shea Alliance (GHB) is a bid to support the international expansion of 10 small businesses from Ghana, with the companies showcasing their products at the recent Dubai-based Africa Cosmetics Products Exhibition.
Beauty giant L’Oréal has become the first cosmetics company to reconstruct Chinese skin in order to allow R&D teams to create more region-specific products such as anti-aging serums, whitening creams, and pollution-fighting cleansers in the lucrative Chinese market, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Estée Lauder has teamed up with travel company Expedia to promote its North America Spring 2018 Gift-With-Purchase collection in what will be the first beauty/travel initiative for the cosmetics giant.
The Taiwanese Ministry of Economic Affairs has announced an all-time high in cosmetic exports in 2017 thanks in part to a rise in new cosmetic brands being launched abroad and achieving success in countries such as China.
The Danish consumer council Think Chemicals has released test results that show the presence of endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and other unwanted chemicals found in mascaras.
Royal DSM has announced the appointment of Gareth Barker as President DSM Personal Care & Aroma Ingredients as of 1st January, 2018.