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by Lebermuth, on Mar 30, 2020
Who thought we wouldn’t be able to produce enough hand sanitizer?! Many distilleries are stepping in to help utilizing their own equipment for production of hand sanitizer. They can’t be thanked enough for coming together in a time of need.Read Story
by Lebermuth, on Feb 24, 2020
In 2019, global opportunities for men’s grooming products sought to appeal to a more informed eco-conscious consumer, stress convenience, and align with wellness and inclusivity trends. New product developments for men included items within the shaving preparations, razors, deodorants, hair styling, and shower categories with less developments in depilatory (hair removal), face and neck care, shampoo, bar soap, and eye care categories.Read Story
by Publication repost, on Feb 12, 2020
PUBLICATION REPOST l the Conversation Don’t underestimate the power of your nose. It makes our everyday eating experience pleasant and interesting and it warns us of spoiled food, corked wine and the dangers of gas and smoke. It evokes strong emotional reactions, influences sexual attraction and can be used as a sensitive analytical instrument.Read Story
by Lebermuth, on Jan 09, 2020
The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) Code of Practice will soon implement changes to its 49th Amendment beginning January 10, 2020 when they release the Letter of Notification.
WHAT IS THIS AND WHAT DOES IT MEAN?
The IFRA Code of Practice is the fragrance industry’s commitment to providing products that are safe for consumers and respect the environment. The IFRA Standards form the basis of the Code of Practice and is the globally recognized self-regulated management system for the safe use of fragrance materials.Read Story
by Publication repost, on Dec 04, 2019
REPOST l Cosmetics & Toiletries
Browsing a cosmetic counter, searching online or tuning into home shopping networks, one cannot help but notice the ever-increasing number of cosmetic and personal care products purporting to be green, natural or organic that are obviously targeting the rapidly growing environmentally conscious consumer and spa markets. Entire sections of exhibitions and trade shows have been dedicated toRead Story
by Publication repost, on Oct 30, 2019
Author l Happi.com
Market intelligence agency Mintel has marked “Sub-Zero Waste“ as a critical trend set to impact global beauty and personal care markets in the coming years.
The zero waste philosophy is gaining momentum as more consumers are affected by natural disasters and dwindling natural water resources. Better informed consumers will no longer tolerate egregious waste like the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a direct consequence of years of indiscriminate abuse of single-use plastics.
by Publication repost, on Oct 09, 2019
Author: Laurie Pressman l Pantone Color Institute
Sharing a belief that the future is theirs to design, young people are feeling empowered to create change. Demonstrating resilient hope and creativity, they are blending informed storytelling with playful, inclusive campaigns to get their message across. Recognizing the role of art, they are using visualization and experimentation to facilitate conversations about the world’s problems and in designing solutions.
Vibrant Rebellion, a new design trend for Autumn/Winter 20/21 highlighted by Franklin Till in VIEWPOINT COLOUR – 06, RISE UP, highlights how a frenetic, expressive and unapologetically rabble-rousing design direction brings together like minds in optimistic rebellion.
Vibrant Rebellion highlighted in VIEWPOINT COLOUR – 06, RISE UP. Photos excerpted with permission from VIEWPOINT COLOUR – Issue 06, RISE UP. Images: Stella McCartney - A/W 19 | Spectrum, 2017 © Rutger de Vries, photography by Gert-Jan van Rooij | Bzzzzz B by Lucy Dodd | threeASFOUR AW19
by Lebermuth, on Sep 30, 2019
Health and wellness touch many aspects of an individual’s life and intersects with food and beverages, beauty and personal care, and household and air care product choices and usage.Read Story
by Publication repost, on Sep 27, 2019
Author: Cosmetics & Toiletries l
According to federal law, a Cannabis L. sativa plant that contains less than 0.3% THC is considered hemp. Presently, there are a variety of cosmetic products on the market that prominently feature the inclusion of hemp-based CBD. These products come in a variety of forms, from lip balms to bath bombs and body oils.Read Story
by Publication repost, on Sep 03, 2019
AUTHOR: Cosmetics & Toiletries l Maggie Connelly
Mushrooms are making their way into the spa industry, and they are predicted to be a huge 2019 trend. Among the numerous magical benefits mushrooms bring the skin, there is one in particular that is everything the skin needs in the winter, both in its name and skin benefits–the snow mushroom.