with Italian consumers, launched a brand
new skin care line, Skin Care Sephora, with
one product in particular a big hit with customers wanting smoother skin.
The Sugar Body Scrub, which is featured in the Coral line, includes red sugar
and peach oil in its formula which is said to
leave skin silky smooth without any aggravation. And this is an increasingly key factor for Italians when it comes to choosing
what they will put on their skin.
After several months of stagnation, the UK
body care sector is finally moving onward
and upward, according to figures from
Kantar Worldpanel. The market for body
skin care increased significantly, rising
4.3% to reach $550 million by the end of
February 2011, as volume increased in line
with value, rising 4.6%. These figures
proved to be the most robust in the mar-
ket and are testament to the fact that UK
manufacturers are renewing investment in
Italians love Sephora’s Sugar body scrub.
and many people are commenting on
beauty blogs that The Body Shop has answered a much-needed requirement with
The body care category is always going
to have its ups and downs but there are so
many formats, from gels to creams, and
from lotions to oils, that it should always be
an interesting category with much new
product development innovation pumped
in. No wonder then, that body care looks
set for a smooth future. •
Some people would go to the ends of the earth for
silkier, shinier hair.
Natural, exotic ingredients
found in the far-reaching
corners of the earth.
At Lipo®, we call them scientists®.
Nobody knows where the next big ingredient is going to come from. But at Lipo,
we never stop looking for it. So along with formulating technologies and platforms
that help companies use it, our scientists go to great lengths—and depths—to
find the next big idea in skincare, haircare and color cosmetics. After all, beauty may
be only skin deep, but at Lipo we dare to look beneath the surface.
BEAUTY IS OUR SCIENCE®