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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 to

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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.

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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

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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.

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by Publication repost, on Sep 27, 2019

Author: Cosmetics & Toiletries l Allison Fulton and Sarah Blitz, FDA Legal Practice, Cannabis Team Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles

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.

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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.

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by Publication repost, on Aug 19, 2019

ARTICLE BY NATIONAL CANDLE ASSOCIATION

The candle industry is experiencing an exciting period of innovation, creativity and growth. Over the next five years, the global candle market is expected to increase by 6% annually according to Transparency Market Research.

The National Candle Association recently spoke with global trend expert and design consultant, Patti Carpenter, about the upcoming fragrance, color, and product trends to keep an eye out for in 2020 and beyond.

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by Lebermuth, on Aug 12, 2019

The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) Code of Practice will soon implement changes to its 49th Amendment as early as the first week of September 2019.

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.

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by Publication repost, on Aug 09, 2019

According to recent Mintel report, there are three key elements consumers desire the most from facial care products in 2019.

  1. Hydration
  2. Holistic Well-being
  3. Customizable Solution

Moisturizing is the number one sought out benefit for face care, mostly through all-natural ingredients.

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by Publication repost, on Jul 15, 2019

 l Patricia Hong and Flavia Carvalho, A.T. Kearney

It is well known that the commercial cannabis market is quickly expanding into various consumer sectorsa, from food and beverage to supplements to beauty. The popularity of cannabis-infused products has been further encouraged by the December 2018 U.S. Farm Bill, which allows companies across the country to grow and source hemp-derived ingredients for commercial products, presuming they meet state laws.

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