Stoelzle Masnières makes the bottle of Parfums de Marly’s new fragrance

Premium Beauty News (Photo: Parfums de Marly) 28 December 2022       Parfum de Marly has entrusted French glassmaker Stoelzle Masnières Parfumerie for the production of the bottle of their latest female fragrance, Oriana. When creating Oriana, Julien Sprecher, founder and Artistic Director of Parfums de Marly, intended to regenerate the brilliant balance between tradition and innovation. This new and refreshing scent was developed by two incredible perfumers, Nathalie Lorson and …
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Europe: a new challenge for French retailer Oh My Cream!

Laura Margis 13 December 2022       It took Oh My Cream! less than ten years to become a top Clean Beauty place in France. With 22 stores across the French territory plus an e-shop, it is Beauty Destination 2.0, as founder Juliette Levy likes to call it, because it “reconciled many French women with retail skincare advice and expertise”. The specialized retailer has now headed to the UK: …
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UK start-up behind algae-based packaging bids for Earthshot glory

Premium Beauty News with AFP / ETX Studio (Photo: © Justin Tallis / AFP) 28 November 2022       A British start-up founded by two ex-students from France and Spain, crafting biodegradable packaging from marine plants, is aiming to seal royal approval this week when Prince William unveils his latest Earthshot prizes. Notpla — whose mantra is "we make packaging disappear" — is competing with 14 other firms for five …
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Blue whales eat 10 million pieces of microplastic a day: study

AFP (Photo: © Imagine Earth Photography / Shutterstock) 3 November 2022       Blue whales consume up to 10 million pieces of microplastic every day, research estimated Tuesday, suggesting that the omnipresent pollution poses a bigger danger to the world’s largest animal than previously thought. The tiny fragments of plastic have been found everywhere from the deepest oceans to the highest mountains, and even inside human organs and blood. Now a …
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Trade shows: Paris Packaging Week is back in January with exclusive conferences

Premium Beauty News 29 December 2022     The Paris show dedicated to premium packaging solutions for perfumes, cosmetics, beverages and to aerosols, returns to its usual dates at the beginning of the year. About 630 exhibitors are expected on January 25 and 26, 2023 at the Parc des Expositions at Porte de Versailles in Paris. On the 25 and 26 January, Paris Packaging Week, organised by Easyfairs, will host 630 exhibitors and more …
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Will bamboo, apple, chebula be the natural beauty ingredients to star in 2023?

Christelle Pellissier, ETX Studio (Photo : © CoffeeAndMilk/Getty Images 28 December 2022     The craze for natural beauty is pushing brands to reinvent and to ditch lengthy ingredients lists. As a result, cosmetics now contain all kinds of natural ingredients with unexpected benefits for the skin. This is the case of bamboo, apple and chebula, which could play a key role in beauty routines during the year 2023. The …
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Hair straightening chemicals could increase uterine cancer risk, research finds

Christelle Pellissier, ETX Studio,with Premium Beauty News 21 October 2022 SHARE:        A recent research by the US National Institute of Health (NIH) reveals that the chemicals used for hair straightening could be associated with higher uterine cancer risk, contrary to other hair products such as dyes or perms, with Black women potentially more affected due to higher use. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) looked into the chemical …
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California bans PFAS in cosmetics and textiles

Premium Beauty News 20 October 2022 California Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed into law two bills banning per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in textiles and cosmetics. While some states have regulated or in some instances banned PFAS in certain products, California’s newest PFAS restrictions are some of the strictest in the USA. California is once again at the forefront of the regulation of chemical substances in the United States. After having …
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Trends: ’Skin flooding’ or the art of skincare layering

Christelle Pellissier, ETX Studio (Photo: © Olesia Bekh / iStock) 18 December 2022   Recently shunned in favour of a more minimalist beauty routine, could the art of layering be poised to make a comeback in the beauty industry? This could be the case thanks to a ’new’ technique called ’skin flooding’ that’s currently on the rise on TikTok. It essentially involves applying multiple layers of moisturizing products to the …
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China’s Safety and Technical Standard for Cosmetics 2022 (STSC 2022)

Winnie Xu, ChemLinked 26 April 2022   China National Institutes for Food and Drug Control is inviting public submissions regarding the draft of the Safety and Technical Standard for Cosmetics 2022 (STSC 2022). STSC 2022 inherits the basic framework of STSC 2015 but overhauls the original content, which includes revising the content that is not suitable for the current supervision practice, incorporating the previous revisions for STSC 2015, as well …
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