September 29, 2011

The American Pharmacists Association is marking Pain Awareness Month by encouraging patients to talk with their pharmacists about pain and pain medications they're taking.

September 6, 2011

Overweight people with lower back pain is more intense than people of normal weight with back pain, according to a recent study published in the Sept. 15 issue of Spine.

August 30, 2011

Responding to weekend press reports, consumer products company Spectrum Brands issued a statement indicating that it has not offered to acquire King of Shaves, a U.K.-based company with whom Spectrum has a multiyear distribution agreement through its Remington North America division.

August 9, 2011

A new e-commerce venture is aiming to revamp the razor market and save consumers money by offering a monthly subscription program whereby subscribers can receive — for about $1 a month — razor cartridges, and a compatible stick, right to their door.

July 25, 2011

Boiron is making headway introducing a whole new natural external pain reliever into the mass outlet, having earlier this year won distribution through Walgreens and Duane Reade of its arnica gel Arnicare.

July 25, 2011

Procter & Gamble’s Olay is making its foray into the facial depilatory segment with its new Olay Smooth Finish facial hair removal duo.

July 20, 2011

Simple Solution has expanded its stain and odor remover lineup with two new scents.

July 6, 2011

Celebrity makeup artist and critically acclaimed "brow king" Ramy Gafni has rolled out his Fall in Love makeup collection for fall 2011 — a re-release of his classic fall favorites.

July 5, 2011

Despite the do-it-yourself trend within beauty, depilatories experienced a slight dip in sales, according to data provided by SymphonyIRI Group.


July 5, 2011

It has been a bit of an uphill battle for fragrance within the mass market, but industry sources remain optimistic as “new” continues to drive much of the business and celebrity scents remain in the spotlight.

June 15, 2011

Schick, an Energizer Holdings brand, is launching a men's scented razor, the Xtreme3 Refresh, which will feature scratch-and-sniff packaging, according to a New York Times article.

June 1, 2011

Among the best kinds of gifts are those that don’t cost the gift giver too much and also help the gift recipient save money. Kerr Drug is stocking an item that does both.

March 16, 2011

Sensa Products on Wednesday announced the expansion of its product line with Sensa For Men exclusively through GNC.

March 7, 2011

The OTC Pain Relief Ingredient Guide breaks down the indication, active ingredients, purpose and dosage of OTC internal and external analgesics.

February 23, 2011

Perma Brands, a developer and distributor of personal care, beauty, bath and gift items in North America, is bringing to the U.S. market the Danish-designed Razorpit, which is a product designed to extend the life of a razor blade.

November 14, 2010

It was announced in October that Energizer Holdings emerged as the winning bidder for American...

October 31, 2010

British shaving brand the King of Shaves is expanding its U.S. and Canadian distribution under...

October 5, 2010

Recording artist and Broadway star Jordin Sparks is launching in October her first fragrance line,...

September 20, 2010

Clinere Products on Tuesday announced the launch of its Clinere ear cleaners, with distribution through...

August 9, 2010

Prestige Brands has expanded its Little Remedies product line with a new analgesic for infants,...

May 6, 2010

Compared with the facings currently in the category, Mentholatum's Iron Man triple action muscle and...

March 14, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Old Spice brand has launched the new Fresh Collection, a line of...

March 14, 2010

The razor wars appear to be resurfacing as Procter & Gamble’s Gillette and Energizer’s Schick...

February 18, 2010

Energizer has unveiled its newest razor line that promises to revolutionize men's shaving with first-to-market...