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Johnson & Johnson Innovation led a $4.2m Series A financing announced on 25 March, which will help to build out Sunday II Sunday’s hair-care product offering and support in-store distribution in months to come.
The Estee Lauder Companies, L’Oreal, J&J, Unilever and subscription beauty box firm BFA Industries are among companies taking action to promote racial equity within their organizations and beyond.
Formaldehyde donor DMDM hydantoin may be the ingredient in OGX hair-care products responsible for “hundreds if not thousands” of cases of hair loss and other injuries, plaintiff La Wanda Renee Key suggests in her 5 March class action complaint in California federal court.
L’Oreal aims to transform its Research & Innovation by 2030 in line with consumer demand for greener, more natural beauty products. But some ingredients will be much harder to replace than others.
“In recent years, health and beauty products containing activated charcoal have become a consumer sensation,” and P&G/Crest has sought to capitalize on demand with falsely advertised charcoal toothpaste offerings, according to plaintiff Belinda Housey’s class action complaint in New York’s Southern District.
CIR Expert Panel Tentatively OKs Silicate Ingredients With Crystalline Caveats; Full Meeting Results
The Cosmetic Ingredient Review’s Expert Panel for Cosmetic Ingredient Safety issued seven final assessments, six tentative reports and two insufficient data announcements at its virtual meeting on March 11-12.