Two Emirati women have created a line of cosmetic products including soaps, body scrubs and eyeliner or “kohl” made entirely from dates and their seeds.
Why it matters
Consumers are now more conscious about the safety of their cosmetic products and many are looking for cosmetics that are suitable for their skin types. Along with making cosmetics entirely edible what other ways can brands reassure their consumers?
‘Dacha’ are country homes located in the exburbs of Russian cities where urbanites retreat during the summer months. Gardening is a big part of the tradition with Dach-ites often growing flowers and vegetables during their retreat. In celebration of the beginning of this year’s Dacha season, cosmetics brand Optograd have launched a hand cream specifically designed to nourish hands that will be hard at work in the garden.
There has been an increase in the popularity, of cosmetic surgery, amongst men in the UAE. To date, 30% of all cosmetic procedures are being requested by men.