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Are you looking to know which markets are dominating Asia or if male grooming is taking off on the region? 

Here you can stay up speed with the latest consumer trends, expert insight and market developments in Asia Pacific.

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Ayurvedic beauty in India part II: A way of life

16-Aug-2017 - The Indian government and leading brands recognise the potential of Ayurvedic beauty and are supporting its growth, Shreyansh Kocheri, Senior Research Analyst at Euromonitor International explains.

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...

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Ayurvedic beauty in India part I: Mindfulness and wellbeing

15-Aug-2017 - With Ayurvedic beauty appearing as a core marketing message in India, we asked Joanna Chan, Research Analyst at Euromonitor International why this trend is taking off and how it is...

CJ E&M opens its doors to 68 Korean companies at KCON this week

15-Aug-2017 - South Korean content and media company, CJ E&M, gets ready to host KCON 2017 and welcome 68 Korean companies and Korean beauty lovers this week.

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The Convenience Factor part III: Diversifying demographics

14-Aug-2017 - In the third part of our interview with Matthew Crabbe, Director of Research, Asia-Pacific at Mintel, we explored how convenience in cosmetics shopping is appreciated by all demographics, and how brands...

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Free from claims part I: Full of fear

09-Aug-2017 - Belinda Carli, Director, Institute of Personal Care Science, highlights how today’s cosmetics and personal care brands are centring on including negative ‘free from’ claims that are creating misplaced fear in...

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The Convenience Factor part II: Creating the new retail era

09-Aug-2017 - With convenience hot on the list of priorities dominating consumer decision making, we spoke to Matthew Crabbe, Director of Research, Asia-Pacific at Mintel on how we can expect this to...

The Convenience factor part I: Why Chinese shoppers are heading in-store

08-Aug-2017 - 24-hour services are adding value to urban Chinese consumer shopping habits, as Matthew Crabbe, Director of Research, Asia-Pacific at Mintel reveals that convenience stores are differentiating their products and services...

Marico builds ethnic hair portfolio with Isoplus acquisition

07-Aug-2017 - Indian consumer personal care group, Marico, adds South African ethnic hair styling collection, Isoplus, to its growing portfolio.

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.   

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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...

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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...

PCHi First Technology Summit captures sun protection and whitening trends

31-Jul-2017 - PCHi gets ready to introduce its inaugural technology summit and presents its agenda on sun protection and skin whitening topics.

How the fragrance category is embracing tomorrow's consumer

26-Jul-2017 - The fragrance category is witnessing some major shifts. An area that was once dominated by sex-laced marketing, the message is now very different, with new trends such as natural, personalised...

AmorePacific demonstrates beauty and digital technology

26-Jul-2017 - APTechUp+, the first beauty startup incubator programme in Korea, gives its five selected start up beauty tech businesses the opportunity to showcase their digital innovations.

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.

Does sex still sell fragrance?

25-Jul-2017 - Sex has always been a key means of selling fragrance, but as the category evolves to embrace a new generation of consumers is sex-laced advertising now looking out-dated?

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.

'Brands need to move at the speed of modern Chinese cultures', report reveals

24-Jul-2017 - While the 2017 RTG Consulting Brand Relevance report highlights the success of powerhouse global beauty and personal care brands, it also reveals their growing competition from local homegrown Chinese names.  

A hair and skin care line made from rice bran. And that includes the packaging!

24-Jul-2017 - At the recent Cosmoprof North America event we caught up with a spokesperson for the Taiwanese brand Reise. What is different is that not only is the Taiwanese hair and...

Indonesia hosts first-ever hair care exhibition

24-Jul-2017 - The hair care and hairdressing industry is set to flock to the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, for the city’s first ever hair-focused exhibition.

Marico’s Hair & Care releases new campaign for fruit hair oil range

19-Jul-2017 - Leading Indian consumer goods name, Marico’s Hair & Care, releases a new marketing campaign to advertise its innovative fruit hair oils.

Gifting part II: Why developing a sophisticated marketing strategy is vital

19-Jul-2017 - The Hurun Institute and MEC’s 'China HNWI Gifting White Paper 2017’ highlights how brands can enter the luxurious gifting market through building a multichannel marketing campaign.

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...

Gifting part I: How brands can leverage the experience

18-Jul-2017 - In association with MEC, The Hurun Research Institute releases its 'China HNWI Gifting White Paper 2017’, citing its findings on gifting and high net worth individual (HNWI) demands in China.

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