skin care

Professional Skin Care Market Rebounds in Europe and US

A rise in visits to professional outlets for skin care treatments in 2010 gave way to sales growth for the global professional skin care products market. While Japan remained flat with 0.1% growth, Europe recovered in 2010, posting a 3.0% increase following a 3.3% decline in 2009, and sales in the United States increased by 2.7% in 2010, according to the recently released study Professional Skin Care 2010 Global Series: Market Analysis and Opportunities by worldwide consulting and research firm Kline & Company. Most of the leading professional skin care companies enjoyed respectable sales gains in 2010. Brands from the...

Bliss Introduces Organic Line Pomega5

Bringing some natural goodness to Bliss, organic and biodynamic skincare line Pomega5 was selected as the spa’s first 100-percent organic collection, and will be gracing the faces of spa-goers at all New York City Bliss Spa locations and the Hollywood spa beginning in February 2011. The products will also be made available for at-home use on Blissworld.com and through the Bliss catalog in March 2011. Responding to the growing demand for natural skincare and after conducting a comprehensive search for the most efficacious organic skincare lines, Bliss selected Pomega5, a line that merges modern science and ancient medicine with biodynamic...

EstheticsAmerica + Wellness Pavilion to Launch at ISSE Long Beach & ISSE Midwest 2011

PBA Meeting a Market Need for More Education and Training in a Growing Segment As one of the fastest growing segments in the beauty industry, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) will launch an all new pavilion dedicated to skin care and wellness products, education, business and hands-on training at the International Salon & Spa Expo (ISSE) Long Beach and Midwest shows. The EstheticsAmerica + Wellness pavilion will feature leading international skin-care lines, including Repêchage, Dermalogica, Martinni Beauty, and TEMPTU, along with emerging brands such as JB Cosmetics and SAIAN. Along with complimentary wellness education, the new pavilion will feature CIDESCO...

Spa De Soleil Founder Rena Revivo Earns Skin Care USDA Certified Organic

Spa De Soleil ( www.spadesoleil.com ) Manufacturing founder and President Rena Revivo has taken Spa De Soleil skin care products through the most stringent and comprehensive process to gain the USDA Certified Organic seal. Sun Valley, CA, June 23, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Spa De Soleil ( www.spadesoleil.com ) Manufacturing, Inc. has gained USDA Certified Organic certification for its skin care products. Founder and President Rena Revivo is one of an extremely small and elite group who have taken their company and its skin care products through the most stringent and comprehensive process to gain the USDA Certified Organic seal. Achieving the...

Dermalogica Opens Kiosk in London's Largest Mall

Dermalogica has opened a 300-square-foot kiosk in London's Westfield Shopping Centre, the largest shopping mall in Europe, visited by nearly a million shoppers each week. The kiosk is located adjacent to the upscale area of the mall referred to as The Village. Shoppers can browse the company's products at the kiosk or opt for a Face Mapping, Skin Bar, or MicroZone treatment. "The world economy has shifted the consumer's focus from service and treatment to retail products," says Jane Wurwand, founder and owner of Dermalogica. "We're reaching out in new ways to make professional skincare and optimum skin health accessible...

Dr. Zein Obagi, Preeminent Inventor of Skin Care Products, Challenges Anti-Competitive Practices of Obagi Medical Products

ZO Skin Health, Inc. ('ZO'), a company formed to give consumers access to world-renowned dermatologist Dr. Zein Obagi's non-prescription skin care products, today filed suit in California Superior Court challenging the anti-competitive practices of Obagi Medical Products, Inc. ('OMP') ( OMPI). The lawsuit presents evidence that OMP, the world's top distributor of physician-dispensed, prescription skin care products, has engaged in a wide range of unlawful activities to prevent ZO from providing the general consumer market with access to the newest anti-aging skin care products invented by Dr. Obagi. Summary of the Case Dr. Zein Obagi is a world-renowned dermatologist who...

Retailer Anthroplogie Launches New Skin Care Line

A cultural anthropologist, Dr. Tramayne Butler, has just launched a new 100% natural spa skin care line that combines beauty secrets from around the world. The line called, AnthroSpa Logic, uses a combination of exotic, natural ingredients used for centuries by native peoples both medicinally and in beauty treatments to care for their skin. Founder and CEO, Dr. Butler used her background in anthropology as a basis for creating the line. Fascinated by some native peoples who seemed to have flawless skin, Dr. Butler decided to combine the beauty secrets of cultural groups like the Japanese Geisha, with those of...

Yon-Ka Paris launches NEW treatment: Evasion Sensorielle

Yon-Ka Paris, the luxury aroma-therapeutic skincare line announced it will be launching a new innovative facial treatment — Evasion Sensorielle ("Sensorial Escape") in Jan-Feb of 2010. Yon-Ka has chosen Dolce Vita spa in Houston, Texas, to be the first spa in the USA to launch this treatment. Yon-Ka wanted to reward Dolce Vita, a spa that managed to double its business in a year of a recession. Evasion Sensorielle is a seasonal, luxurious 1-hour phyto-aromatic treatment incorporating fine art brushes, in order to restore harmony and leave skin radiant and stress-free. The brushes, normally used to paint porcelain, are not...