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Brand Innovation

This is the news category you will want to dive into to find out all the latest innovations and developments in the finished goods arena. From smart and unique marketing concepts, to boundary-breaking products that create new niches, you will find it all here.

Bookmark this section to discover what product developers, marketers, formulators and packaging specialists are bringing together to create the next generation of skin care, hair care, colour cosmetic, sun care and fragrance products. It goes without saying that this is an incredibly fast-paced industry, so staying one step ahead of brand innovation is crucial to staying on top.

BeYu to open 300 stores in India

21-Jun-2017 - German cosmetics brand, BeYu, is set to launch its collection in multiple cities around India.

Vacuumed pores make it onto skin care to-do list

20-Jun-2017 - Skin vacuuming is the latest trend to hit Korea and Asia-Pacific as consumers seek to improve their skin’s appearance.

Shiseido targets working females with virtual cosmetics app

20-Jun-2017 - The Japanese personal care company’s TeleBeauty app has four make up patterns that can be digitally applied by users to maximise appearance online.

Probiotics skincare – a small niche with massive potential

20-Jun-2017 - The probiotics trend is one of the fastest growing in the skin care category right now, mainly because it simultaneously hits on key consumer demands that include wellness and natural.

BTS and VT Cosmetics collaborate to launch sun care cushion

19-Jun-2017 - Korean pop group, BTS, and VT cosmetics sun care name release its sun essence cushion.

Croma-Pharma steps up anti-ageing cosmeceutical presence in China

14-Jun-2017 - The pharmaceutical company, Croma Pharma, celebrates two major breakthroughs in the Chinese market.

@cosme names best cosmetics awards 2017 mid-year winners

14-Jun-2017 - istyle-owned beauty review site, @cosme, reveals its best colour cosmetics and skin care brands in Asia.

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Emotions dominate make up selection

13-Jun-2017 - Customisation and personalisation within colour cosmetics has been a hot trend of 2017, so we caught up with Marty Lumain, a Chemical Engineer at Seppic to talk about the role...

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Nail care part II: Restoration, health and treatment

13-Jun-2017 - With nail innovations at the top of the agenda for producers and consumers, we continued our conversation with Charlotte Libby, Global Colour Cosmetics and Fragrance at Mintel on the importance...

Shiseido launches new Waso skin care line

13-Jun-2017 - Japanese multinational personal care company, Shiseido, prepares to reveal its new Waso range of products designed for the Millennial demographic.

Dr Jart+ celebrates global recognition

12-Jun-2017 -  The South Korean cosmetics name, Dr Jart+, enters Beauty Inc’s Top 100 and gears up for China store openings.

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Nail care part I: Format, claims and textures revolutionise development

12-Jun-2017 - As the Asia-Pacific (APAC) nail care sector is seeing the arrival of new and innovative approaches to design and branding, we asked Charlotte Libby, Global Colour Cosmetics and Fragrance at...

in-cosmetics Korea launches product trails

06-Jun-2017 - As in-cosmetics Korea 2017 approaches, we take a look at the latest moisturisers, natural actives, anti-ageing and anti-wrinkle names and items revealed in the event's new product trails.

Coptis unveils new Asia-Pacific subsidiary

06-Jun-2017 - The US and Europe-based cosmetics R&D software provider, Coptis, opens its new Asia-Pacific (APAC) subsidiary to gain access to and penetrate the Eastern marketplace.

Clé de Peau Beauté opens Singapore boutique

06-Jun-2017 - Shiseido-owned prestige brand Clé de Peau Beauté is launching its first free-standing boutique in Singapore.

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Anti-pollution breaks into hair care and colour cosmetics

05-Jun-2017 - With the effects of pollution remaining a prominent concern for conscious consumers, we ask Sharon Kwek, Senior Innovation and Insights Analyst, Beauty and Personal Care at Mintel, how companies are...

Symrise opens creative centre in Mumbai

05-Jun-2017 - Global fragrance supplier, Symrise, inaugurates new creative and development centre in Mumbai, India.

Sulwhasoo prepares to open first Paris store

02-Jun-2017 - AmorePacific-owned Sulwhasoo enters the Parisian marketplace by getting ready to exclusively launch at Galeries Lafayette in Paris, France, in September 2017.

Special Newsletter - Indie Brands

The top ten most innovative indie beauty products

31-May-2017 - The indie beauty category has been leading the way when it comes to ground breaking and innovative products, so we at Cosmetics Design thought it a good idea to pick...

Indie Beauty: Where ideas, inspiration, innovation, and investments happen in the cosmetics and personal care industry today (part 2 of 2)

31-May-2017 - The independent beauty movement is unstoppable. It’s no longer niche and it’s no longer negligible. Here Cosmetics Design examines all things indie—what’s trending, how conventional beauty is responding, and more....

Indie Beauty: Where ideas, inspiration, innovation, and investments happen in the cosmetics and personal care industry today (part 1 of 2)

31-May-2017 - The rise of independent brands has been called everything from a competition to a revolution and by several monikers much better or worse (depending on the perspective). Here, Cosmetics Design...

Makeup brush manufacturer Anisa International celebrates 25 years in the cosmetics business

31-May-2017 - Anisa Telwar-Kaicker, the woman who launched and leads the global company, started her business as a distribution and marketing venture. Since then, Anisa International has grown in size and scope...

Kanebo Cosmetics to reach China in 2020

31-May-2017 - Skin care, make up and hair care beauty producer, Kanebo Cosmetics, prepares to launch its latest line of skin care products in China for 2020.

Kao releases its mid-term K20 plan

29-May-2017 - On 18th May 2017, cosmetics and chemical name, Kao, revealed its 2017 Integrated Report detailing how it plans to expand globally over the next four years.

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Sunless tanning: Is there a niche?

29-May-2017 - While sunless tanner sales rise in the West, we spoke to Jane Jang, Senior Beauty Analyst at Mintel on why the market remains still in Asia as consumers opt for...

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