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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.

Shiseido joins teamLab on live art exhibition

18-Jul-2017 - The Japanese personal care leader, Shiseido, and creative artists group, teamLab, collaborate to launch a digital art exhibition.

Chlitina establishes a regenerative medicine platform with Tongji University

17-Jul-2017 - Taiwanese skin care and beauty salon franchise, Chlitina, announces its collaboration with Tongji University to create a regenerative medicine platform.

Ekam releases personal care collection

17-Jul-2017 - Indian home-decor name, Ekam, enters into the personal care sphere with a new luxury range.

AmorePacific Museum of Art promotes South Korean culture

17-Jul-2017 - South Korean beauty conglomerate, AmorePacific, celebrates its unique country’s history and achievements.

The evolution of beauty retail in Southeast Asia

11-Jul-2017 - A prolonged economic growth spurt is helping to drive the cosmetics and personal care market throughout Southeast Asia and reshaping the beauty retail landscape, research from Mintel reveals.

Summer 2017: It’s all about natural eyelashes, eyebrows and hair care

11-Jul-2017 - Shiseido reveals the top hair care trends making a big wave this spring/summer 2017 season.

Shiseido highlights 'pink boom' summer trend

10-Jul-2017 - Shiseido Beauty Creation Centre releases its beauty trends research to reveal the latest international make up applications this summer.

P&G, BASF and Cargill partner to produce sustainable certified coconut oil in the Philippines and Indonesia

05-Jul-2017 - BASF, Cargill, Procter & Gamble (P&G), and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) have collaborated to create and push production of a sustainable certified coconut oil (SCNO) and transparent...

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Active beauty in India part II: Start a scent strategy

04-Jul-2017 - With consumers seeking sweat-covering scents, we caught up again with Charlotte Libby, Global Colour Cosmetics and Fragrance Analyst at Mintel to explore how brands can create a strong strategy to...

in-cosmetics Asia 2017 preview: It’s all about naturals, face masks and colour cosmetics

03-Jul-2017 - As in-cosmetics Korea closed its doors last week, organisers Reed Exhibitions are gearing up for its in-cosmetics Asia show.

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Active beauty in India part I: Fragrance focus

03-Jul-2017 - As the active beauty trend generates supporters in India, we spoke to Charlotte Libby, Global Colour Cosmetics and Fragrance Analyst at Mintel on how the trend is now attracting the attention...

PCHi launches new technology summit

28-Jun-2017 - Organisers of the annual Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) trade show, Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions (RSE), are getting ready for their first upcoming PCHi Technology Summit.

Listen to Cosmetics Design on Beauty is Your Business

27-Jun-2017 - Senior Correspondent Deanna Utroske is the guest on the latest edition of Beauty is Your Business, in which she chats with the podcast’s hosts about the indie beauty revolution, the...

Meitu boosts Chinese augmented reality drive

27-Jun-2017 - Chinese mobile internet company, Meitu, has tapped into the growing technological trend by installing its virtual counter cosmetics experience via its MakeupPlus app.

in-cosmetics Korea 2017, in photos

26-Jun-2017 - This photo gallery contains a few of the highlights from the recent in-cosmetics Korea event, including the marketing trends presentations, the newly introduced sensory bar, together with some of the...

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Micellar technology simplifies hair washing routines

26-Jun-2017 - In our Q&A with Andrew McDougall, Global Haircare Analyst at Mintel, we asked what the new, innovative technology has to offer formulators, brands and consumers on the market, and how...

SK-II tackles ageing concerns with new campaign film

26-Jun-2017 - With its new film, 'The Expiry Date', SK-II plans to build upon its philosophy ‘#changedestiny’ and create a Pan-Asian discussion about age-related pressures.

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.

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Trend predictions in APAC: What’s in store?

20-Jun-2017 - Belinda Carli, Director of the Institute of Personal Care Science, takes us through the latest consumers’ needs and preferences evolving in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) cosmetics industry.

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.

In-cosmetics Korea reveals top trends at this week’s show

19-Jun-2017 - The personal care ingredients exhibition returns this week to COEX centre, Seoul, Korea between 20-22 June 2017.

Moisturising: It’s not just skin deep

19-Jun-2017 - The hybridisation trend has been on the up in recent years, with consumers looking for skin care products that provide multiple benefits.

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