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Givaudan acquires Induchem as Cosmetics Actives strategy continues

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P&G: tough times, lower spending, new era

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Lush under fire over riot-inspired incense but insists no offence meant

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Estée Lauder aims to target millennials with focal brands

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Avon shares buck global downward trend on news of lawsuit settlement

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Premium Chinese brand Herborist aims for global domination

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Cefic and TfS join forces to tackle supply chain sustainability

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From waste prawn shells to shampoo - scientists develop new polymer

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Axilone redesigns lipstick packaging with simplicity in mind

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New Google Glass to colour match using technology from skin tone app

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Global market for organic personal care driven by production innovation and certification

Global market for organic personal care driven by production innovation and certification

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Photoshop study shows perceptions of beauty around the world

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Danish Consumer Council claims potential allergens and EDCs in body care products

Danish Consumer Council claims potential allergens and EDCs in body care products

New eye and skin irritation test guidelines for make-up and personal care products

New eye and skin irritation test guidelines for make-up and personal care products

Bill proposed to phase out animal testing of cosmetics in Russia

Bill proposed to phase out animal testing of cosmetics in Russia

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Photoshop study shows perceptions of beauty around the world

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