skin care

derma e Vitamin E Intensive Therapy Hand Crème

The Vitamin E Intensive Therapy Hand Crème by derma e instantly replenishes extremely dry, over-worked, weather-worn hands with its deeply penetrating, naturally therapeutic moisture remedy. The crème provides a glove-like defense while delivering superior antioxidant, hydrating and healing benefits. It is lightweight, fast-absorbing and non-greasy and leaves hands feeling smooth and restored. For more information, visit www.dermae.com.

Flora•py Announces Distribution Agreement With Spilo Worldwide

Flora•py—a new line of facial-sheet masks that provides hydration with the restorative powers of flowers and essential oils—announced Feb. 29 that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Spilo Worldwide.

Spilo Worldwide will focus on expanding the distribution of the line to beauty stores, beauty redistributors and beauty professionals.

Congressman Sessions Introduces The Safe Cosmetics Modernization Act

U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-Texas) introduced H.R. 4075, The Safe Cosmetics Modernization Act, Nov. 18.

"This legislation reforms and improves the Food and Drug Administration’s ability to streamline and strengthen consumer safety requirements without strangling small businesses in the cosmetic industry with onerous regulations," said Sessions, who is Chairman of the House Rules Committee.

Men's Grooming Education Creates Industry Opportunity

The time has come for men to save face. While 80% of men use grooming products, facial skin care is the category with the biggest opportunity to expand usage, according to global information company The NPD Group’s 2015 Men’s Grooming Consumer Report. Reasons for non-usage among men vary, giving insight that an opening exists to further draw in Millennials as well as to reinvigorate and educate most men on the preventative benefits of facial skin care.

Largest Retailer of Professional Haircare Products in Canada Joins Forces with ONCAP to Help Accelerate Growth

Intrepid Investment Bankers, a leading middle-market investment bank, announced July 17 the acquisition of its client, Chatters Canada—the largest retailer of professional haircare products in Canada and one of the largest hair-salon operators in that country—by ONCAP, the middle-market private-equity platform of Onex Corp., in partnership with the existing management team. The investment is being made by ONCAP III.