Resources

Beauty and Personal Care

Euromonitor to Speak at in-Cosmetics Global 2017

by February 2nd, 2017

Euromonitor International is pleased to partner and speak at in-cosmetics global this year. Date: 4-6 April, 2017 Location: Excel Centre, London (UK) Conference: In-cosmetics is the leading international event for personal care ingredients. Whether you are involved in R&D, formulation, science, distribution, testing or marketing, in-cosmetics is the must attend annual event. In-cosmetics brings together […]

Income and Wealth Distribution Exposes the Market Potential of Fast-Fashion Beauty

by February 1st, 2017

A recently published global briefing entitled Colour Cosmetics Make a Bid for Staple Status: New Growth Concepts Drive Demand explores how in an era of upheaval in colour cosmetics, new genres of brands are disrupting the marketplace with their nimble networking and ability to instantly gratify. Over in the merciless and vast mass arena, fashion for […]

Fashion Friday: Are Probiotics Promising Cosmetic Ingredients or Marketing Tools?

by and January 27th, 2017

More consumers are basing purchasing decisions on wellness priorities, giving greater attention to the functional aspect of a product formulation. Probiotic-based beauty leverages this trend, exhibited in a recent wave of innovative start-ups focused on probiotics. This development, however, comes with challenges attributed to technical barriers in making probiotic-based beauty viable, and rivals claiming to […]

The Impact of Anti-Pollution Ingredients on Beauty and Personal Care

by January 10th, 2017

Anti-pollution ingredients are not just a fashion trend but are likely here to stay. In fact, pollution protection is becoming as essential as UV protection, especially in highly polluted megacities. Consumer’s needs around the world are driving the demand for urban cosmetics specially designed for city life. This opens up worldwide opportunities to market new […]

The Broadening Meaning of ‘Green’ Beauty Opens New Growth Platforms

by December 28th, 2016

A host of technological, environmental and economic changes enhance the demand for more naturally derived ingredients in beauty products as well as adding multiple new angles to this still undefined category of ‘natural’ beauty, encompassing all aspects of green living. Consumers are enabled by digital and social developments to get more informed and engaged not […]

Christmas Shopping Trends 2016

by December 13th, 2016

Holiday shopping is in full swing. High traffic provides prime opportunities to capture consumer attention and garner brand loyalty; however, as purchase behaviours shift, new consumerism alters priorities and value conscious consumption dictates decisions. Euromonitor International analysts look at the Christmas trends across different industries and countries. SHOPPING TRENDS ACROSS INDUSTRIES – Quest for innovation […]

South African Consumer Markets Faced with Uncertainty In Spite of Recent Reprieve from Credit Downgrade

by December 13th, 2016

With much relief, South Africa sighs as Standard & Poor’s maintains its sovereign credit rating of the country’s foreign-currency debt at BBB-. This however does not take away from the precarious position that the country faces both economically and politically, with a tough road ahead in terms of economic growth and structural reform. Using the […]

Euromonitor International Interview Series: Dharmash Mistry, CEO and Co-Founder of blow LTD

by December 7th, 2016

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview with Dharmash Mistry, CEO and Co-Founder of blow LTD, the UK’s leading on-demand beauty provider, delivering expert beauty services to the door. With the sharing economy continuing to dominate conversation in business and beyond, the beauty industry has been one of the last revolutions when it comes […]