Japan

Make Way for J-Beauty

More than a passing fad, here’s how J-beauty is leaving a permanent mark on the industry.

If you have not heard already, J-beauty is most definitely on the rise. Otherwise known as Japanese beauty, Japan has actually been influencing the U.S. beauty industry for decades with longstanding brands like Shiseido, SK-II and Shu Uemura. The second largest beauty market in Asia (behind China), Japan generated more than $25 billion in revenue from personal care products in 2017–with $2.75 billion in beauty exports last year, according to the Japanese Cosmetic Industry Association.

Cosmoprof Asia Returns to Hong Kong Nov. 13-15

Cosmoprof Asia Returns to Hong Kong Nov. 13-15

Cosmoprof Asia 2013 will take place Nov. 13-15 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre in Hong Kong. More than 2,150 exhibitors will participate, catering to the more than 55,000 expected visitors. The trade show will offer new features as part of its full program of events, which includes:

Hair Shows:
Two hair shows, hosted by Intercoiffure and Shiseido Professional, are the 18th edition’s spotlight events.

Cosmoprof Asia Returns to Hong Kong Nov. 13-15, p.2

Cosmoprof Asia Returns to Hong Kong Nov. 13-15, p.2

Industrial and Trends Seminars:
The trade show's seminars include:

• The 6th “Cosmoprof Asia Spa Conference” will look into the operational and marketing aspects of managing a spa.

• "International Cosmetic Conference 2013: Seize the Opportunities of Cosmetic Channel Sales in China” will analyze the characteristics of and the changes in distribution channels in the market and consumers’ needs.