Asia in Focus

Gemstones in beauty: An Asian-inspired trend that’s yet to hit Asia

Gemstones in beauty: An Asian-inspired trend that’s yet to hit Asia

By Amanda Lim

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but it is semi-precious stones that are carving a niche for themselves in the world of beauty. Ironically, says Sharon Kwek of Mintel, this trend has yet to take root in Asia, where gemstones and crystals are part and...

PCHi gears up for its largest edition ever in 2019

PCHi gears up for its largest edition ever in 2019

By Amanda Lim

With a total of 40,000sqm and 90% of booths taken up, the upcoming edition of Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) is set to be the biggest yet, its organisers Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions (RSE) announced.