FDA creates guidelines for small and homemade cosmetics businesses.
The FDA has created a webpage outlining its guidelines for smaller and homemade cosmetic players in an effort to regulate this niche but fast growing area.
Senate Unanimously Approves Microbead-ban Bill.
By Amena H. Saiyid, 18-Dec-2015
A ban on the sale, manufacture, and distribution of synthetic plastic microbeads in facial washes, soaps and shampoos could start as early as July 2017 following the Senate’s approval of the legislation by unanimous consent on Dec. 18.
Beauty Brands Inch Away from Traditional Advertising.
By Lauren Sherman, 11-Dec-2015
Spurred by the power of online influencers and user-generated content, beauty companies are shifting their marketing spend.
TABS Group looks at state of the beauty business
By Lonni Delane, 15-Dec-2015
Millennials are the heaviest beauty cosmetic buyers, according to the latest data from TABS Group. About 44% of women ages 18 to 24 years were heavy buyers, defined as women who purchased many different types of cosmetics.
What’s Next: How smart social media sells beauty
By Lonni Delane, 10-Dec-2015
A brand or a product can be timeless and classic, but it will still need to adapt and change in order to remain relevant. The age of e-commerce and Internet communication has been daunting for some established businesses – especially when it comes to social media. All of a sudden, their customer base is fast-forwarding past their big-budget commercials and favoring tiny, pocket-sized screens over glossy magazines.