SUBSCRIBE

Breaking News on Cosmetics Formulation & Packaging in Asia-PacificEU editionUS edition

Anti-Aging / Skin Whitening

Anti-Aging / Skin Whitening

Closely following the latest trends and formulation technologies that are leading the way in this ever-growing industry segment. As a science-driven trend, articles will also look at the latest research developments, lifting the lid on some of the most exciting innovations surrounding the active ingredients that have become the driving force of this category.

Exclusive interview

Projections for future K-beauty evolution in the US part I: New experiences dominate

19-Sep-2017 - Experiential beauty, anti-ageing and moisturisation benefits, along with the safety of cosmetics are hot points of interest for the US markets, David Tyrrell, Global Skincare Analyst, Beauty & Personal Care at Mintel revealed. ...

Chinese TEDx event reveals “ageing population syndrome” concerns

12-Sep-2017 - Dr Y James Kang, CEO and CSO of Revotek, recently delivered a talk on regenerative medicine at the TEDx event in Chengdu, China.

Exclusive interview

Make up routines go simple part I: Where has the less is more concept come from?

11-Sep-2017 - As streamlined beauty regimes lead to reduced growth for the colour cosmetics sector, we spoke with Shannon Romanowski and Sharon Kwek from market research company, Mintel, about why this trend...

Eurofins buys Australian Dermatest

06-Sep-2017 - Bioanalytical service provider, Eurofins Group, secures its acquisition of Australian sunscreen and skin care evaluation laboratory, Dermatest.

Genetics: Next generation personalised cosmetics trend impacts lifestyles

04-Sep-2017 - South Korean smart DNA cloud-based application, My Genome Box, is set to shape consumer lifestyles based on genetic information.

Cha Ling sets its sights on luxury market in Shanghai

04-Sep-2017 - Luxury skin care name, Cha Ling, eyes up Chinese market with flagship store launch in Shanghai and inaugural store in mainland China.   

Brand profile

Chlitina Profile part I: Exploring the age of medical beauty

28-Aug-2017 - Chemist Dr. Chen Wugang is the founder of Taiwanese skin care and beauty salon franchise, with Joanna Chen now at the helm of Chlitina as the CEO. Ryan Chao, Chlitina’s...

Vitabrid C12 launch marks first exclusive Korean beauty brand in Barneys New York

16-Aug-2017 - Active Vitamin C-based hair and skin care name, Vitabrid C12, hits US shelves with an exclusive retail agreement with luxury speciality retailer, Barneys New York.

in-cosmetics Asia puts the spotlight on face mask innovation

16-Aug-2017 - Face masks have become big news throughout Asia, offering consumers a convenient DIY skin care treatment that helps to improve the appearance of pores, remove excess oil and hydrate the...

New Zealand Secret enters luxury skin care market in Singapore

07-Aug-2017 - New prestige, natural skin care company, New Zealand Secret, makes its debut in Singapore to appeal to consumers' high-end shopping habits.   

Exclusive interview

Anti-ageing in APAC part II: Widespread appeal to younger, older female and male demographics

02-Aug-2017 - We continued our conversation with Sharon Kwek, Senior Innovation and Insights Analyst, Beauty and Personal Care at Mintel on how the uniqueness of the anti-ageing trend enables brands to reach...

Exclusive interview

Anti-ageing in APAC part I: Potential to outpace Europe

01-Aug-2017 - As the anti-ageing cosmetics arena continues to grow at an accelerated pace throughout Asia-Pacific (APAC), we asked Sharon Kwek, Senior Innovation and Insights Analyst, Beauty and Personal Care at Mintel...

Shiseido performs voluntary recall on sun protection and body wash items

31-Jul-2017 - The Japanese personal care conglomerate, known for its various global prestigious brands and scientific contributions, apologises to customers and promotes two voluntary recalls in one week.

Urban skin stress technology part II: Speed, safety and solutions

26-Jul-2017 - Emerging market technologies, designed to overcome urban skin stress, answer consumer demands for testing efficacy, personalised skin care and UV monitoring.

Urban skin stress technology part I: Entering the next era

25-Jul-2017 - Science and technology consultancy, Sagentia, releases its latest white paper on the progression of urban skin stress technologies.

The hottest ingredient launches at in-cosmetics Korea

18-Jul-2017 - Following up from the inspirational in-cosmetics Korea 2017, what were some of the key trends we’ve seen emerging in this region, and actives being launched set to dominate in the...

Brand Profile

New Zealand skin care line goes the extra mile for natural ingredients

17-Jul-2017 - Girl Undiscovered is a new natural skin care line out of New Zealand that has raised the bar for natural ingredients with its 100% WILD concept.

What does it take to launch a probiotic skin care range?

21-Jun-2017 - We caught up with BeBe & Bella probiotics skin care founder Allison Krebs-Bensch to find out more about what it takes to launch a brand in this rapidly evolving space....

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.

Tune in to our probiotics skin care webinar – June 21st

15-Jun-2017 - As part of our seventh annual edition of the Skincare Ingredients online conference, we are bringing you a carefully curated discussion panel to shine the spotlight on the fast evolving...

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.

Save the date for our 2017 Skincare Ingredients conference – June 21st

14-Jun-2017 - Cosmetics Design is readying its seventh annual edition of the Skincare Ingredients online conference, a chance to keep up to date on trends, network and stay on top of this...

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.

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...

Exclusive interview

Food waste enters cosmetics formulations part II: Revenue-building

31-May-2017 - As organisations develop their sustainability plans, David Tyrrell, Global Skincare Analyst for beauty and personal care at Mintel looks at how the innovative use of food waste is providing revenue-building...

Key Industry Events