metal lipstick packaging

Metallics are Back in Style

If you haven’t noticed the new trend hitting the makeup sector, you soon will. One of the biggest trends for Spring and Summer 2017 is metallics. Not only are the products themselves intended to create a shiny look, but many […]

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First Aid Beauty FAB Delights

Packaging for the Holidays

One of the biggest trends in cosmetics over the holiday season is that of giftable packaging. This could mean many things, such as packaging that already resembles a wrapped gift or keepsake packaging that consumers will be able to keep […]

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Estee Lauder

The Best in Glass Packaging

Glass packaging creates an experience for the user. The feel and sound of glass is unlike any other type of packaging. Each year, the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) celebrates this experience with the Clear Choice Awards. The winning glass containers were […]

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Recycling Cosmetics Packaging

A cosmetics trend we’ve often discussed is sustainable packaging. In addition to using responsibly sourced materials in the products and packaging, many manufacturers have launched new take-back recycling initiatives for packaging that is difficult to recycle. These initiatives allow consumers […]

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Ethical Food Labels on Cosmetic Packaging

According to research firm Organic Monitor, roughly 15% of personal care companies are now including ethical food labels such as “gluten-free,” “vegan,” or “non-GMO” on packaging. This is largely due to a trend in which consumers crave transparency as well as accountability from […]

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