Glowing skin, often referred to as glass- or glazed-like skin, remains a prevailing trend, as consumers increasingly prioritize achieving a natural, healthy radiance through skin care, as opposed to relying solely on makeup. At the core of this trend is a simple yet comprehensive skin care regimen that places emphasis on deep hydration alongside double cleansing, gentle exfoliation, and sun protection.
The professional pest control market in Argentina is expected to grow due to increasing consumer demand, urbanization, pest resistance, and rising temperatures. The market is segmented into insecticides, rodenticides, and termiticides, with insecticides being the largest segment. With companies such as Chemotecnica, Gleba, and Envu leading the industry, the market is highly competitive. The most prevalent pests in Argentina include cockroaches, rodents, and ants.
In the expansive realm of beauty and personal care, the notion of sensoriality stands as a crucial element, transcending the conventional boundaries of utility. Sensoriality, in this context, denotes the creation of products that transcend mere functionality to offer an immersive experience, captivating not just the skin but also the emotions. This article delves into the essence of sensoriality and sheds light on key personal care ingredients contributing to this multisensory journey.
The recent ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference in London provided a platform for industry leaders to share crucial insights and discussions. The Leadership Keynote Sessions featured distinguished figures such as Artis Brown from ExxonMobil, Aldo Govi from Infineum, and Ravi Chawla from Gulf Oil Lubricants India, focusing on critical topics. The event also highlighted the industry’s commitment to diversity with the empowering Women in Base Oils & Lubricants Get-Together.
The global market for industrial vegetation management pesticides, including herbicides, insecticides, algaecides, and plant growth regulators, has experienced significant market fluctuations recently. These include products used to manage vegetation on range and pastureland where cattle graze, forests, aquatic areas, electric utilities, and pipelines, along with roadways and railroads. Since the pandemic, the market for IVM pesticides has experienced sharp fluctuations in the costs of raw materials, and therefore, passed on steep price increases to their customers.
In the ever-evolving landscape of professional skin care, the market’s fortitude is clear, showcasing in 2023 a healthy 9.3% growth rate, which is projected to sustain the momentum over the next five years, according to Kline’s latest Professional Skin Care Global Series research. Although this represents a more measured ascent compared to the remarkable surges witnessed in recent years, it aligns with the trajectory of pre-2020 growth patterns, which was strong to begin with.
Cosmoprof North America’s debut in Miami was filled with entrepreneurial spirit and excitement from hundreds of domestic as well as international hair care, skin care, nail care, and device companies. The exhibit floor was particularly vibrant, with a significant presence from Latin America. Attendees were global in nature, coming from as far away as India to seek out new hair products to share with salons.
The recent ACI’s Biostimulants Europe 2024 conference was a great success, drawing a large crowd of industry leaders, researchers, scientists, and professionals from the biostimulants sector. Those attending included Aneesa Moolla, Project Manager of our Agrochemicals practice, who delivered a compelling presentation on Biostimulant Market Trends and Outlook.
The market for I&I wet wipes and dry wipers has witnessed strong growth, consistently up over a 6% CAGR in recent years. Demand for such products is expected to continue strengthening over the next several years, as wipes are an easy tool that cleaning professionals and building occupants will use regularly to maintain clean and safe environments. Several key trends are driving the sustained growth of industrial and institutional cleaning wipes, including:
Post 2020, after global supply chain disruptions, the leading agrochemical distributors stockpiled herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides to ensure adequate supply in 2021 and 2022. Prices in 2022 were up considerably, driven by inflation and higher costs of sourcing materials and shipping.