Natural cosmetics market set to reach US$36 billion

The natural cosmetics market is set to grow almost 5 percent this year to reach US$36 billion, according to Future Market Insights. The research company’s latest report, the Global Natural Cosmetics Market 2019-2027, found that the three key factors fuelling demand for natural cosmetics, which surpassed two billion units last year, were:          Growing consumer concerns […]

La Mer creates a ripple of good

In the lead-up to World Oceans Day this Saturday (June 8), La Mer is continuing its “La Mer Blue Heart mission to create a ripple of good to help protect ocean habitats”. Until the end of this month, the luxury skincare brand is donating US$25 (up to US$650,000) to the La Mer Blue Heart Oceans […]

10 steps to sustainable beauty

Over 140 senior beauty executives attended the 10th annual Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in New York last month to discuss the major sustainability issues affecting the industry. According to summit organiser, Ecovia Intelligence, the 10 key discussion outcomes were: Packaging Innovations. “With growing consumer awareness of plastic pollution, the beauty industry is facing pressure to reduce its […]

Natural beauties on show

Thousands of the latest “natural, organic and healthy products” will be on display at the fifth annual Naturally Good Expo in Sydney. The expo, which will be held at the International Convention Centre in Darling Harbour this Sunday and Monday (June 2 and 3), will showcase products from over 360 exhibitors in the beauty, personal […]

Shiseido opens giant forest in airport

Shiseido has opened a giant forest garden featuring more than 900 trees and palms and around 60,000 shrubs – in Singapore’s Changi Airport. Located inside the airport’s new Jewel dome, the Shiseido Forest Valley garden spans around 22,000 square metres over four storeys, and is expected to be a major attraction at the new “multi-dimensional […]

Charlotte pledges £1 million to Women for Women

British makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury has pledged £1 million to Women for Women International which helps female survivors of war rebuild their lives Brita Fernandez Schmidt, Women for Women’s senior vice president for global partnerships, said Charlotte’s £1 million pledge is one of the largest corporate donations that the charity has ever received. She said […]

Prestige beauty sales rise

Prestige beauty sales reached in the US reached a staggering $4.1 billion in the first quarter of this year, according to the NPD Group. However the total sales figure (which included sales in the makeup, skincare, fragrance and hair categories) was just one percent higher than in the same quarter in 2018. Skincare sales grew […]

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