Entries by Geri S

What You Need to Know About Cosmetic Product Preservatives

Some people consider preservatives to be a controversial ingredient in cosmetics. There are many products that claim to be preservative-free and this leads to the belief that preservatives may be potentially harmful or even unnecessary. However, unpreserved products present consumers with a serious public health concern. Read on to learn more about cosmetic product preservatives […]

Understanding the Skincare Benefits of Snow Mushrooms

The snow mushroom is also known as the tremella mushroom and the silver ear mushroom. But called by any other name, this mushroom has been used throughout Asia for centuries as a wonderful tonic for healthy skin. Studies have shown that snow mushrooms are full of proteins, a variety of salts and vitamins containing 18 […]

Five FDA Regulations That Cosmetics Product Manufacturers Should Know

FDA regulations are harder to keep up with than the changes to income taxes every year! At best, it’s very nearly impossible for an entrepreneur to keep up with what’s okay with the FDA and what’s not. As well as regulations applying to your actual product, the FDA even has something to say about your […]

How Should Skincare Brands Approach Beauty Product Retailers?

We’re going to share with you a number of ways for today’s skincare product entrepreneurs to attract the attention of retail beauty buyers. Let’s look at how skincare brands approach beauty product retailers for the best results. Always Do Your Research There are a few things you should know before you pitch your product to […]

Top Tips for Designing Cosmetics Packaging

Cosmetics and beauty product customers are, for the most part, diehard, loyal consumers. It’s a serious business. But it’s also a business that includes a lot of competition. Without the right cosmetics packaging, how are you going to stand out in the crowd? The Importance of Packaging The first thing that people are going to […]

What You Need to Know About Aloe Extract

Aloe is a plant grown in Arizona, Texas, and Florida, among other places with climates that are dry and hot. It is a cactus-like plant that produces two substances used in medicine – latex and gel. Found in the inner part of the aloe plant leaf, the gel is a clear, jelly-like substance. The latex […]

The Importance Of Clinical Trials In The Cosmetic Industry

You see it all the time on television – companies exclaiming wild claims and all the extraordinary benefits of their beauty products. But are they all to be believed? No matter how long the product description, you may still be hesitant to believe that its moisturizing or antiaging properties will work. But, through clinical trials, […]

The Ins And Outs Of Skincare Product Branding

Have you dreamed of creating your own skincare product and developing a business around it? What does it take to make that dream a reality? What are you going to need to know about skincare product branding in order to succeed at business? Starting out with the appropriate ingredients is, of course, a great beginning. […]

How to Market Bath and Body Products

Starting a bath and body works business has any number of steps involved. You must choose the right product, execute proper brand development, figure out what your sales options are, and eventually market your new bath and body works item. According to the experts, the following are tips on marketing your bath and body products. […]

Beauty Ingredient Spotlight: Glycerin

One healthy skin natural component is glycerin. (You may have seen it referred to as glycerol in ingredient studies.) It is hygroscopic – no matter if it is made synthetically, from animal sources, or from vegetable. What does that mean? Let’s take a close look at the ingredient in today’s beauty products. What Is Hygroscopic? […]