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Personal care & beauty

Personal care & beauty Archives

Swisse takes natural approach to relaunch of skincare line

Swisse Wellness MD shares why the brand is championing ingredients such as hemp, Manuka honey and blood orange.

Unilever adapts lines to produce hand sanitiser as factories run nonstop to meet demand for essentials

Unilever has reassured staff that they will be protected from sudden drops in pay as a result of market disruption or be...

“I want to open up the conversation”: Erica Stewart on period product business Juuni

Juuni owner wants to shift the dialogue away from periods being an embarrassing shameful thing.

Reckitt Benckiser working ‘around the clock’ to maintain supply of hygiene products

RB Health reports a surge in demand for Dettol hand sanitiser, household cleaners, hand wash as well as Nurofen products...

Coles launches own brand contemporary skincare range

KOi is a Soap and Body range that's part of a category revitalisation program by Hulsbosch.

Why are people stockpiling toilet paper?

It’s not just Australians. Shops in Japan, the US and New Zealand have also run low on the precious sanitary rolls.

Blades of glory for Oscar Razor

The man behind Australia’s answer to the Dollar Shave Club says people enjoy the convenience of subscription services.

Dettol strips back chemicals for ‘child safe’ soap range

Reckitt Benckiser's Dettol lists the purpose of all the ingredients on packaging for greater transparency.

P&G and Unilever dominate Australian shampoo market

Clever marketing sees P&G brand head and shoulders above the rest.

Lady Gaga to launch beauty line exclusive to Amazon

Gaga's Haus Laboratories will become one of the first major cosmetics brand to launch exclusively on the online platform...

P&G launches fragrance-free feminine care range at Walmart

Just tampons and pads are free from fragrances, dyes or chlorine bleaching that can irritate the skin.

Face Halo prompts Aussies to ditch the makeup wipes

Face Halo founder Lizzie Pike talks to Inside FMCG about changing the way the world removes makeup.

Unilever to acquire Japanese skincare company

The brand has become a cult favourite introducing Japanese skincare to other parts of the world.

L’Oréal to bring virtual make-up testing to Amazon

Amazon shoppers will soon be able to test thousands of lipsticks via live videos and selfies.

Makeup maketh the man: Why male makeup is the next big thing

OPINION: Global cosmetics houses like Chanel are now moving to capitalise on the male makeup segment.

P&G releases organic Tampax and Always ranges

Tampax PURE is P&G's first 100% organic cotton core tampon.

Going Ethique-al with shampoo bars

Inside FMCG talks with ethical beauty business founder Brianne West.

Childs Farm set to shake up the personal care market in Australia

Founder Joanna Jensen spoke to Inside FMCG about the expansion to Australia.

Tackling taboos around women’s health

Tom Organic founder Aimee Marks talks female empowerment and education around women's health.

Woolworths partners with women’s charity to end period poverty

The supermarket will provide Australian women with one million dollars worth of period products.