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Product Launches

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Lauder Forecasts 7%-8% Sales Growth In FY 2020 Despite Cooling In Key Markets

Amid global recession fears, Lauder anticipates continued double-digit growth in fiscal 2020 in China and travel retail, albeit at slower rates than seen in recent years. The firm booked 9% reported sales growth to roughly $14.9bn for the fiscal 2019 full year, fueled by a record-setting innovation program.

Beauty Innovation

Brands Target Men With Sonic Cleansing, 100% Vegan Skin Care; Personal-Care Launches In Brief

Launches announced in August include Clarisonic Mia Men, the brand’s first cleansing device specifically engineered for men’s thicker skin and beard, and Act Of Being, touted as “America’s first 100% vegan men’s grooming and skin-care brand.” Fragrances from Ariana Grande and Vince Camuto debut, along with Moroccanoil Color Depositing Masks and Avon Products’ True 5-in-1 Lash Genius mascara.

Beauty Advertising, Marketing & Sales

Lady Gaga’s HAUS Laboratories; Colgate Oral Care Teams With 8-Year-Old YouTuber; More Product Launch News

Brands target fans of Lady Gaga, "Ryan’s Mystery Playdate" and "healthier" sunscreen with product launches in July 2019.

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Cosmetic Ingredients

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California Eyeing ‘Monumental’ Change To How Cosmetic Products Are Classified For VOC Controls

Currently, representations on product labels dictate the levels of VOC content they are permitted to contain under the California Air Resources Board’s consumer products regulations. In its drive to tighten VOC limits, the agency is considering a change that would make online statements additional controlling factors for VOC categorization, one of several moves the personal-care industry aims to discourage.

State News Regulation

Beauty Industry Working With California Air Board To Inform VOC Regulatory Updates

Personal Care Products Council exec Tom Myers says it’s crucial that industry be involved now, ahead of proposed rulemaking expected from California’s “clean air agency” in 2020, to inform the Air Resources Board about reformulation challenges and opportunities to reduce levels of volatile organic compounds in line with state goals.

US States Beauty

Industry Presses NY Governor Not To Sign 1,4-Dioxane Bill, Warns Of Far-Reaching Consequences

Market disruptions, “dramatically” higher prices, lost jobs and negative health consequences all are possible if legislation passed in New York in June to reduce 1,4-dioxane exposures is enacted in its current form, trade organizations say. Cleaning product industry advocates are leading the opposition, but personal-care manufacturers stand to be impacted as well.

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Advertising Campaigns

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No Hiding That Tanning Product 'Brand Ambassador' Instagram Post Is An Ad

UK regulator advises Cocoa Brown brand ambassador and TV personality Olivia Buckland to include "#ad" disclosure in Instagram posts touting the tanning mousse. Ruling is regulator's second in a week cracking on paid-for health and beauty influencer Instagram promotional posts not indicated as advertising.

Cosmetics Enforcement

'Natural’ Versus ‘Nature Inspired’: UK Ad Regulator Rules In Competitive Dispute

The oft-raised question of how consumers interpret natural claims has come up again in the Advertising Standards Authority’s dispute resolution forum in the UK. PZ Cussons, which markets Original Source shower gel with “100% Natural Fragrance,” brought a challenge against Unilever/Radox, targeting the latter’s “100% Nature Inspired Fragrance” claim on similar products.

United Kingdom Beauty

C&D Targets Innovation From Revenue Growth On Consumer Health Price Hikes

CEO says higher revenues on consumer health product sales partly due to higher prices should go to innovation rather than advertising. During Q2 earnings briefing, analysts suggest competitors will boost promotions and hamper C&D’s 4% organic growth outlook for 2019.

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Advertising Complaints

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ASA Takes Shears To Hairburst Ad Claims; Volume & Growth Elixir Will Need Name Change

Hairburst’s hair-growth and hair-loss prevention claims on cosmetic products are inadequately substantiated, and many of the health claims it uses to promote food supplements are unauthorized, the Advertising Standards Authority says in a 14 Aug. decision.

United Kingdom Advertising, Marketing & Sales

No Hiding That Tanning Product 'Brand Ambassador' Instagram Post Is An Ad

UK regulator advises Cocoa Brown brand ambassador and TV personality Olivia Buckland to include "#ad" disclosure in Instagram posts touting the tanning mousse. Ruling is regulator's second in a week cracking on paid-for health and beauty influencer Instagram promotional posts not indicated as advertising.

Cosmetics Enforcement

Guthy-Renker Stands Firm Against NAD Finding On Crepe Erase Wrinkle Claim

Guthy-Renker disagrees with NAD's position the firm does not have objective evidence to support its treatment can “reverse crepey-looking skin.” NAD attorneys say the nature and extent of claims "should be directly analogous to the precision and specificity of the data used to substantiate.”

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