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PCPC 2021 Focuses on Post-Coronavirus Recovery

At the 2021 Personal Care Products Council Summit, a slew of executives discussed bringing beauty back to growth in a post-coronavirus world.

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PCPC Names Keech Combe Shetty New Board Chair

The council tapped board member Keech Combe Shetty for the position.

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Beauty Inc Newsletter: PCPC Preview: Social Forces

Because the Personal Care Products Council annual conference, March 1 to 3, isn’t all regulatory meetings and no play, Beauty Inc visits the latest hot spots to hit in Palm Beach.

clock February 28, 2020Rebecca Kleinman

Government and Trade

Hawaii Passes Bill Banning Chemicals Found in Sunscreen

Oxybenzone and octinoxate are said to have harmful effects on coral reefs.

clock May 3, 2018Layla Ilchi

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Federal Regulation Talk Dominates PCPC

The organization appointed Amway’s George Calvert as chair, following Thia Breen.

clock March 9, 2018Allison Collins

PCP leaders Thia Breen, Chairman and Lezlee Westin, president and CEO

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PCPC Focuses on National Legislation

The organization has been working on a bipartisan piece of legislation expected to be ready in early March.

clock February 22, 2018Allison Collins

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Alexandra Kowcz Named Chief Scientist at the Personal Care Products Council

Kowcz will assume the position on Jan. 29.

clock December 6, 2017Layla Ilchi

Government and Trade

Senator Hatch Introduces FDA Cosmetic Safety and Modernization Act

The legislation aims to amend the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act of 1938.

clock October 27, 2017Layla Ilchi

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Personal Care Products Council Fires Up, Reaches Out

Chairwoman Thia Breen issues a call for transparency and solidarity.

clock March 13, 2017Pete Born

Personal Care Products Council Meeting: The One and Only

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Personal Care Products Council Meeting: The One and Only

In a series of panels and presentations during the second day of the annual meeting, executives from Condé Nast, Buzzfeed, Facebook and StyleHaul talked about Millennial consumption patterns.

clock March 13, 2017Jenny B. Fine

PCP leaders Thia Breen, Chairman and Lezlee Westin, president and CEO

Beauty Features

PCPC Navigates Seas of Change

The beauty industry trade group focuses on issues ranging from product safety to global harmonization.

clock February 24, 2017Pete Born

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U.S., China to Hold Beauty Dialogue in 2016

China and the U.S. have agreed to meet in Beijing in the first half of 2016 to discuss cosmetics regulations and regulatory practices.

clock December 1, 2015Julie Naughton

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