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  • CBD: Personal Care Products Ride High on Growing Adoption of Cannabis Compound (4/9/2019) It is hard to turn your head without seeing the acronym CBD. It’s on Instagram, in magazines and in an increasing number of beauty and personal care products. How much do you know about CBD? If you are like me, you know it has some relation to marijuana. You might have some ideas about what… Read More »
  • Label literacy and beauty products (3/26/2019) Thanks to Teri Pereira for this guest post. She is account manager for Foundation®, a specialty insurance program for domestic cosmetics manufacturers, importers and distributors.  Cosmetics labels have again been making the news. Last week, Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) introduced a bill that would require cosmetics manufacturers to label any children’s products that may contain… Read More »
  • Beauty in bloom: trends we’re watching for Spring 2019 (3/6/2019) A plethora of spring and summer beauty trends emerged last month from the runways of New York Fashion Week. Now, as trend-seekers stream into salons and spas, there are three we will be watching more closely. As we take a deeper dive, consider how salon and spa professionals should approach providing trendy services—and how a… Read More »
  • Mindfulness and manicures: Should salons and spas embrace services that go more than skin deep? (1/2/2019) We’ve all heard the saying, “If you look good you feel good.” As wellness trends and holistic approaches to health and beauty continue to grow in popularity, people are recognizing how working on the “feel good” part is just as important as the “look good” part. Salon and spa professionals understand clients request their services… Read More »
  • Guilt by Association: Case Studies in Slips and Falls (11/30/2018) According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls are the leading cause of hospital emergency room visits each year, accounting for more than eight-million such visits. More than one million of these visits, or 12 percent, are due to “slip and fall” accidents. In this litigious time, business owners should take note of these statistics…. Read More »
  • Male grooming industry grows beards—and market share (8/31/2018) Though it flies under the radar compared to its flashier cousins, the cosmetics and women’s hair care markets, the male grooming industry continues to boom in 2018. This $8.7 billion market in the US has taken off in recent years with even greater growth expected in the future. Growth is set to increase from 1.4%… Read More »

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SASSI created our own infographic! Forever Young: The ‘Booming’ Anti-Aging Market

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SASSI Infographic – Forever Young: The ‘Booming’ Anti-Aging Market Download