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Who is the indie beauty consumer?

The indie beauty continues to grow; and while direct-to-consumer brands, pop-up shops, and makers markets are still very much a part of indie retail landscape, most major department stores, beauty specialty shops, and countless lifestyle boutiques carry indie beauty as a matter of course now. Here, Cosmetics Design looks to brand leaders to learn more about who is buying indie, online and in store.


Natura lines up financing for potential Avon bid

Industry observers have been buzzing over the prospect of Natura buying up Avon Products, but with several firm financing options said to be in the pipeline, the acquisition is looking more likely.


4 beauty trends seen at 2019 Cosmoprof NA preview event

Tuesday morning in New York City, the organizers of Cosmoprof North America hosted a press preview event, featuring 25+ brands and manufacturers that will be at this summerâs show. Cosmetics Design was there, and these are the formulation, packaging, and device trends that captured our attention.


LATAM Beauty Brands Profile: Hair Care Innovation

In the second part of a two-part article, we bring five of the most recent and innovative hair care launches in the fast moving and very advanced Latin American market.


Here is why the skin microbiome trend is here to stay

Skin microbiome continues to be one of the hottest trends in the industry right now, which is why Cosmetics Design has devoted its inaugural Summit entirely around this topic. But is it a flash in the pan trend?


Blueberries gets approval to sell CBD products in Colombia

Canada-based Blueberries has confirmed it has got approval to sell CBD-derived products in Colombia after the countryâs food and drug regulator gave approval.


Cosmetics Design to talk luxury wellness packaging at Luxe Pack New York

The creative packaging tradeshow returns to New York City this week; and as part of the educational conference programing Cosmetics Design will moderate a panel of beauty and personal care brand innovators helping to define the new well beauty category.


IBMG makes Indie Beauty Expo purely B2B and adds supply side event

Today, the Indie Beauty Media Group announced itâs closing the consumer discovery portion of its IBE events to better focus on the business needs of exhibiting brands. And at IBE NY this August, the group will debut a new face-to-face eventâUplink Liveâconnecting indie brand leaders with manufacturers and business service providers.


Clariant previews new ingredients and soon-to-be-opened Consumer Care Innovation Center

At this monthâs NYSCC Suppliersâ Day ingredient discovery show in New York City, the team at Clariant spoke with Cosmetics Design editor Deanna Utroske about not only their most recent green-chemistry ingredient launches but also the companyâs new Innovation Center.


Indie Beauty Innovators Awards open for entries

The annual CITY awards facilitated by ICMAD have been rebranded for 2019 and are now accepting entries for products, brands, and people across some 14 categories.