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Natural Trends by Jennifer

Natural Trends by Jennifer(Posted on 10/05/17)

Hello and welcome to the first ever edition of Natural Care Trends Natural cosmetic ingredients are an important group of products in our industry and consumer interest is set to grow. Mintel figures show that 53% of UK consumers use skincare products with natural ingredients and 21% consider if a product is organic/natural before making a purchase.In this first article, we will look at two natural...

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New Health Claim for Creatine Approved

New Health Claim for Creatine Approved(Posted on 10/05/17)

“Daily creatine consumption can enhance the effect of resistance training on muscle strength in adults over the age of 55.”     A recent statement has been issued, relating to a claim for the use of creatine in combination with resistance training and improvement in muscle strength.  The claim, which was filed by Creapure® manufacturer AlzChem and approved...

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Luxury for the masses: Cornelius examines modern opulence in personal care

Luxury for the masses: Cornelius examines modern opulence in personal care(Posted on 08/05/17)

The habits, tastes and needs of consumers are evolving. Shoppers are seeking aspirational purchases and accessible luxury personal care brands at an affordable price.Cornelius, the leading European distributor and manufacturer of specialty ingredients to the personal care sector, looks at the changing landscape in the care products industry."Consumers are not prepared to compromise on quality...

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Jennifer's Cosmetics Trend Report: May 2017

Jennifer's Cosmetics Trend Report: May 2017(Posted on 05/05/17)

Hello and welcome to this month's edition of Trends!The market for the sale of prestige make-up in the UK reported an increase of 9.8% in the 12-month period March 2016 to February 2017 and is valued at £770 million according to The NPD Group, a global information company.Sales of prestige foundation and lip colour grew by 11% and 28% respectively and is attributed to the growing athleisure...

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Something in the air: anti pollution second skin active from Silab France & Cornelius UK

Something in the air: anti pollution second skin active from Silab France & Cornelius UK(Posted on 12/04/17)

Protecting the skin from pollution has become an essential element to any skincare regime and is reflected in increasing demands from consumers for products specifically developed to address its effects, according to Cornelius, an independent European distributor of high quality and innovative ingredients for the personal care industry. “It is not just the sun that consumers are looking...

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Laura's Health & Nutrition Trend Report: March 2017

Laura's Health & Nutrition Trend Report: March 2017(Posted on 31/03/17)

Hello, and welcome Laura’s trends.From seaweed to fun glitter decorations to gut health there is something for everyone in this food trend report. A picture is worth a thousand words was first quoted in 1911. One hundred and six years on and this is still applicable today, although pictures can take on many forms e.g. in our online, digital world we use emojis. Emojis have made a jump...

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