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Costa Rica agrees to drop tariffs on Korean cosmetics

The governments of Costa Rica and South Korea have signed a trade agreement that triggers the Central American Free Trade Agreement between the two countries, dropping tariffs on Korean cosmetic imports.


LG Household & Health Care brings Kbeauty to Canada

Late last week the Seoul, South Korea â based cosmetics, household, and beverage company announced that itâs bringing the VDL Cosmetics brand to the North American market, opening flagship retail, a pop-shop, and launching a new color collection.


Ndidi Obidoa and Chinelo Chidozie, Bolden

In their Indie Beauty Profile, Ndidi Obidoa and Chinelo Chidozie, co-founders of Bolden, outline a mass market skin care brand for women of color that has garnered shelf space at a major US retailer and neatly defined a large consumer base.


Charkit adds CBD to personal care ingredient portfolio

This month, the Connecticutâbased specialty chemical company signed an agreement with Panacea Life Sciences to distribute hemp-derived CBD isolates and distillates to beauty makers.


LATAM Beauty Brands Profile: Korean brands with a natural twist

In this latest look at product innovation in Latin America we look at a selection of the latest beauty launches that feature Korean style innovation with a natural twist, bought to us by Mintel.


Soil Carbon Initiative introduces standard targeting the naturals supply chain

With transparency, sustainability and protecting the environment becoming crucial issues for natural and organic beauty consumers, a new agricultural standard aims to meet these concerns.


Mary Kay signs onto UN Women’s Empowerment Principles

This month, the social sales beauty company added its name to a growing roster of businesses and corporations participating in WEPs. And late last week, when Deborah Gibbins, the companyâs chief operating officer, spoke at a United Nations forum focused on Business and Investment in Gender Equality and Womenâs Empowerment, Cosmetics Design was there.


Skin care from Israel is building momentum in the US

Indie beauty businesses with roots in Israel, like FRÃ Skincare, have been available on the market in the United States for a few years and are now moving to be competitive with mainstream personal care brands in the region.


Ovsanna Mkrtumyan, Zatik Naturals

In her Indie Beauty Profile, Ovsanna Mkrtumyan, co-founder of Zatik Naturals, describes how she and her cofounder built an organic, vegan personal care brand by trial and error; highlights a clever seasonal retail strategy; and outlines the brandâs wide-ranging consumer base.


NuSkin builds on LATAM growth by expanding into Peru

NuSkin has been experiencing sharp growth in its Latin American operations in recent years, and announced its expansion into the Peru market recently.