Cosmetics

Pomponne, the clean make-up brand with a difference

Pomponne, the clean make-up brand with a difference

Launched in 2020 with its limited range of ‘made in France’, highly pigmented make-up formulas with skincare properties, Pomponne is something of a success story.The brand was founded by PharmD’s Agathe Ettori-Chadelas and Charline...

Givenchy opts for glass and Desserto cactus leather for lip balm packaging

Givenchy opts for glass and Desserto cactus leather for lip balm packaging

Givenchy's Rose Perfecto Liquid Balm combines a glass bottle with a cap sheathed in cactus "leather".In what it says is “a first in the world of make-up”, Givenchy (LVMH) opted for Desserto, a cactus leather from Mexican materials...

Pure Trade opts for recycled materials with Valentino lipstick case

Pure Trade opts for recycled materials with Valentino lipstick case

Paris-based sourcing specialist Pure Trade unveiled its latest secondary packaging creation for Valentino (L’Oréal). A bespoke lipstick case sheathed in recycled cotton, in Valentino’s signature red, houses one rechargeable lipstick...

Chanel goes large with Texen for Les Beiges compact

Chanel goes large with Texen for Les Beiges compact

Chanel has switched to a more eco-friendly material for its large-format powder compact in its Les Beiges facial make-up collection. French supplier Texen applied Roctool’s technology to achieve an aesthetic faithful to the luxury...

Positive Luxury's take on the future of beauty & fragrance

Positive Luxury's take on the future of beauty & fragrance

Luxury beauty companies that offer innovative packaging, turn waste into valuable products and offer eco-friendly alternatives to traditional active ingredients will be the ones to get ahead, according to a new report from UK-based...

06/16/2022 | MaterialsInnovation
Quadpack, Aptar Beauty + Home team up for refillable wooden lipstick

Quadpack, Aptar Beauty + Home team up for refillable wooden lipstick

Quadpack has combined its wooden packaging expertise with Aptar’s lipstick mechanism know-how to create a wooden, refillable lipstick with a patented closure that marks a departure from the traditional “click” gesture.Beauty packaging...

Edition Spéciale by LUXE PACK 2022: Sustainable packaging innovations on show

Edition Spéciale by LUXE PACK 2022: Sustainable packaging innovations on show

Exhibitors at sustainable luxury packaging trade show Edition Spéciale by LUXE PACK this week praised the high caliber of visitors and the quality of business exchanges. The show, which welcomed 2,081 visitors, a 2.7% increase on last year,...

06/02/2022 | SustainabilityCSR
AI-powered skincare brand Proven launches Eye Cream Duo

AI-powered skincare brand Proven launches Eye Cream Duo

San Francisco-based custom skincare brand Proven has added an Eye Cream Duo to its beauty range. Claimed to be “the world’s first personalised eye cream”, the duo comes in sleek, metallized packaging in line with the brand’s...

Analysis: new gestures in luxury packaging

Analysis: new gestures in luxury packaging

As part of our summer series, we bring you in-depth content from our sister magazine Formes de Luxe. This week, an analysis of the influence of gestures on packaging developments.Life is about movement, and making packaging come alive means...

08/13/2020 |
Jimmy Choo rolls out first makeup collection

Jimmy Choo rolls out first makeup collection

Luxury accessories brand Jimmy Choo, whose beauty license is owned by Interparfums, has unveiled its first range of lipsticks and nail polishes.Named the Seduction Collection, the range is comprised of ten shades for lips, eight nail colors...