INDUSTRY NEWS: Avoiding gender-based stereotypes.

Gender norms are morphing and masculinity ideals shifting, and beauty players must keep up and focus on confidence and holistic health – important for male consumers, says Euromonitor International.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: The personalised beauty challenge? Safety assessment ‘more complex’.

The rise of personalised cosmetics and personal care products will continue to surge, and with this comes new challenges associated with safety assessment on ingredients and blends, says a consultant.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Will You Be Left Behind If You Don't Switch To Sustainable Packaging?

An increasing body of evidence is pointing to sustainable packaging as the new industry standard, with recycled materials and refillable solutions becoming more and more popular.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Lack of ‘innovative antioxidants’ in anti-ageing cosmetics.

Antioxidants have long been used in anti-ageing cosmetics, but innovation in the formulations has been somewhat limited with no emerging ingredients making true market impact, say researchers.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Gender gap? Men’s personal care lacking in health and beauty subscriptions.

Health and wellness continue to drive the men’s personal care and grooming categories, but consumers don’t feel there are enough tailored products on subscription services.
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