#BeautyRecap: February 23nd, 2016

Retail

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Lip Smacker launches Starburst flavoured lip balms
PRNewswire.com

NYX opens store in New Jersey, its first on the east coast of the US
PRNewswire.com

Cetaphil launches a men’s line, calls it “Cetaphil Men”
PRNewswire.com

Luxury retailer Saks Fifth Avenue opens in Toronto
CBC.ca

Russian weapons manufacturer to make anti-radiation shampoo and cosmetics
RBTH.com

L’Oreal launching a natural haircare line under the Garnier brand in the US
WWD.com – Paywall

Chanel Fragrances signs deal with Vice for sponsored videos
WWD.com

Dame Helen Mirren is featured in L’Oreal’s latest advertisements
Telegraph.co.uk

Ulta, Maesa Group, and Fiona Stiles launch “mistake-proof” make-up line
PRNewswire.com

Ottawa’s Herieth Paul named new Maybelline global spokesperson
OttawaCitizen.com

black|Up launches new products including a 2-in-1 lip pencil
360Nobs.com

Tarte launches Double Duty Beauty and Rainforest of the Sea lines
Refinery29.com

Clarins launches travelling pop-up spa “Urban Oasis” around the UK
EventMagazine.co.uk

Target launches 3 new exclusive beauty lines; Marlowe, Mayfair, and You Are Amazing
Target.com

Jo Baker named new make-up artist for Rimmel London
PRNewswire.com

Drybar announces new hair products to extend your blowout
PRNewswire.com

AHAVA launches new “Sea-Kissed” collection
PRNewswire.com

Nohbo, single use shampoo balls, featured on Shark Tank
Heavy.com

Kylie Jenner launches new nail polish line, and SnapChat movies
DailyMail.co.uk

MAC Cosmetics launches in Zambia
LusakaTimes.com

Caitlyn Jenner may be launching her own cosmetic line, files for trademark
TheGloss.com

Market and Trends

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Cosmetic companies market against beauty problems caused by phones
Mic.com

Furlicious nailz are the 2hot nu way to fleek out ur claws. Hashtag.
Today.com

The 5ive 2hottest eyefleek shapes to fleek up your face
Popsugar.co.uk

Mintel US report finds that 45% consumers prefer mobile tablets to sales people
Mintel.com

Canadian retail market slumps after holidays
Huffingtonpost.ca

Denoive announces commercial potential of five new carotenoids
BiomassMagazine.com

Symposia on benefits of vegetable oils to be held in March
SignupGenius.com

Industry trade show In-Cosmetics coming to New York
In-CosmeticsNorthAmeriac.com

QYResearch publishes organic cosmetics industry market research report
Sys-con.com

Technavio publishes report on global lipstick market, and top three trends
Businesswire.com

Transparency Market Research publishes report on silica market
PRNewswire.com

Transparency Market Research publishes report on phytosterol market
Globalnewswire.com

Prof-Research publishes report on global and Chinese spearmint oil market
PRNewswire.com

Netnames publishes report, says luxury fragrance brands are losing $1 billion USD a year to counterfeiting
Netnames.com – PDF

Asia

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Chinese retailers suffer in post New Years “hangover”
Pymnts.com

Starting 2019, beauty giants like AmorePacific will be permitted to open their own salons in South Korea
KoreaJoongangDaily.com

Snail cream pushes It’s Skin up to fourth in South Korean cosmetic market
KoreaBizwire.com

Foreign tourism in Japan up 52%, but visitors are spending less
Nikkei.com, JapanTimes.co.jp

Condoms and nail clippers popular among Chinese shoppers in Japan
SCMP.com

South Korea is attracting Chinese tourists, but can it keep them coming back?
Arirang.co.kr

Weakness of Shiseido’s overseas business may allow foreign multinationals to take its #1 spot
Bloomberg.com

Beauty retailer Jumei receives non-binding proposal to take the company private
PRNewswire.com

Malaysia’s Halal Industry Development Corporation hoping to attract South Korean and Japanese investors
Bernama.com.my

L’Oreal announces “Women of Worth” awards in India
IndiaWest.com

Cosmax posts record high sales for 2015
PulseNews.co.kr

Marc Rey, US president of Shiseido, has big plans for the company
WWD.com – Paywall

Packaging manufacturer Essentra seeks deals to increase Asia market
Reuters.com

Amway to increase investments in India, as global president Doug Devos sees potential in the market
IndiaTimes.com

Food and personal care products from the Philippines make their way into the Arab market
Philstar.com

Amways opens new store in Aizawl, India
IndiaTimes.com

Personal care tradeshow coming up in Shanghai, first week of March
CosinKorea.com – Korean

Kolmar and Cosmax hit by downgrades, investors fear they have “reached their peak”
KoreaTimes.co.kr

Avon celebrates 130 years with fragrance event in the Philippines
Sunstar.com.ph

Indian men are buying more beauty products online than women
IndiaTimes.com

Indian weddings “fuel the beauty industry” according to expert
IndiaTimes.com

Sustainability and Outreach

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USDA factsheet on new “Biobased” label
USDA.gov

European Union’s nanomaterial cosmetic inventory likely to be published this year
ChemicalWatch.com

Emulate opens permanent facility in Boston, to develop Organs-on-Chips technology
Businesswire.com

Halal verification company announces IPO in London
BusinessInsider.com

Consumer group UFC-Que-Choisir list 185 products as “worrisome”, warns French population against using them
TheLocal.fr

Etobicoke, Ontario residents upset over smells coming from nearby Lush factory
CBC.ca

The Body Shop announces charity drive with special limited-edition hemp hand products
PRNewswire.com

BBC investigation finds illegal skin lightening creams, containing hydroquinone, being sold in London
BBC.com

S.C. Johnson donates $15 million USD to help fight mosquito born diseases
PRNewswire.com

Burt’s Bees announces “Natural Launchpad” a grant for small businesses
PRNewswire.com

Another lawsuit filed against Jessica Alba’s Honest Co. citing dishonest labelling of its products as natural
Reuters.com

S.C. Johnson to disclose fragrance ingredients for new Glade product line
PRNewswire.com

Unganda standards bureau bans sale of mercury and hydroquinone containing products
AllAfrica.com

Clariant teams up on project to expand use of bioethanol in cleaning products
Clariant.com

French minister seeks ban of methylisothiazolinone in leave-on products
LeMoniteurDesPharmacies.fr -French

Florida considers removing cosmetic registration mandate for manufacturers
MyFloridaLicense.com, CosmeticsandToiletries.com

Corporate and Finance

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Group Marcelle acquires Lise Watier Cosmetics
MontrealGazette.com

European Council provides anti-trust clearance and approves merger of P&G and Coty brand merger
StreetInsider.com

P&G files infringement suit against Onuge Personal Care over Crest Whitestrips
BusinessWire.com

Nestle suffers slowest sales slump in 6 years
MarketWatch.com

Crieghton purchases defunct Broad Oak Toiletries, will not be transitioning jobs
MiddevonGazette.co.uk

J&F denies it will be buying Natura, after Reuters report
Reuters.com

Takasago acquires Centre Ingredient Technology
Takasago.com

Colorescience announces $6.5 million in debt financing to expand the company
BridgeBank.com

Per-fekt beauty receives capital investment from Cosmetic Design Group
PRNewswire.com

Global One-Pack sold to Coral Products
ManchesterEveningNews.co.uk

Interesting Reads

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“The active ingredients that go deepest into your skin”
NewBeauty.com

Canva creates average face of models used in advertisements
Canva.com

MAC cosmetics pops photo of Black model, brings out racist commentators
TeenVogue.com

“How MAC cosmetics deals with racist jerks on Instagram”
TheAmericanGenius.com

An interview with Corey Weiss of IPSY
SoCalTech.com

Leomie Anderson calls out make-up artists who aren’t prepared for black models
Vogue.co.uk

Princess Diana’s beauty expert, Jo-Ann Jewett, develops skin cancer. She blames the lack of SPF in her eye cream
Mirror.co.uk

Givaudan launches book, “An Odyssey of Flavours and Fragrances”
WorldPressOnline.com

Trendmood Instagram account revealing product launches before the beauty companies do
Refinery29.com

Bustle.com writer tries out neck contouring
Bustle.com

Lush fundraiser for homeless hero paused after she is arrested
Metro.co.uk

Scottish nurse warns that regulations on the beauty industry could lead to deaths
Express.co.uk

Green Finch Textiles launches cloth that masks the smell of farts
IndiaTimes.com

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