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Novel activated silk discovery primed to create healthy-looking skin

Novel activated silk discovery primed to create healthy looking skin

By Natasha Spencer

Evolved By Nature is a green chemistry company discovering and manufacturing ingredients from natural silk in liquid form – Activated Silk – for a variety of products from textiles to personal care to upholstery and more. Announced today, Evolved by Nature...

How the New Free From Claims Impact the European Cosmetics Space

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How the New Free From Claims Impact the European Cosmetics Space

By By Natasha Spencer

As the new ‘free from’ claims enter the cosmetics space, we ask Belinda Carli, Director of Institute of Personal Care Science what the need to know information is for brands looking to emerge or develop their presence in the European cosmetics market...

Amazon fails to create Gen Z shopper loyalty, new study shows

Amazon fails to create Gen Z shopper loyalty, new study shows

By By Natasha Spencer

Global commerce consultancy, Wunderman Thompson Commerce, reveals how the retail giant’s market share dominance drops amongst the Gen Z demographic who do not have the same level of loyalty towards the e-tailer as older shoppers.

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How trade wars are impacting the cosmetics industry

By Simon Pitman

Global trade has seen some big changes in recent years, highlighted by massive shifts in international trade agreements that have impacted many areas of business, including the beauty and personal care industry.

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European Union signs trade agreement with Mercosur

By Simon Pitman

The European Union has signed a big trade agreement with Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay that will see many tariffs eliminated in the two regions, including chemicals.

Catherine Zandchetta, NGS Senior Specialist at Givaudan, presenting at the 2019 Cosmetics Design Summit

The Science and Storytelling of Skin Microbiome

By Natasha Spencer-Jolliffe

Our inaugural Cosmetics Design Summit, held in Amsterdam on 24th-25th June, focused on the current skin microbiome landscape, challenges and opportunities — asking is it a trend or a key cosmetics segment?

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