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Lavera Natural Cosmetics: Unconditionally Gluten Free

Edifice on this commitment to Gluten Free skincare, Lavera has launched its new Facial Skin Care System featuring products for Standard and Combination Skin, as well as products for Dry and Sensitive Skin. Gluten and Celiac Disease. Gluten has become a

China is losing out on the natural and organic cosmetics market, says expert

The company’s latest market research indicates China’s market growth rates in the category are declining because of the complexities of regulation requirements, the fact that animal testing goes against consumer values in this category, and also specific formulation challenges.

The specifics of the research outline that western natural and organic brands have withdrawn from the markets because of animal testing requirements. This is because having any kind of link to animal testing, anywhere in the world, would be too damaging to the brands.

Weleda and Pangea Organic lead the China protest

Indeed, brands such as Weleda, Lavera, Pangea Organic, Logona and Juice Beauty have been demonstrative about their opposition to the animal testing requirements, withdrawing their brands from the China market in protest.

The Body Shop has also shown high profile opposition to the requirement, but was caught with egg on its face when the company was found to be selling cosmetics in duty-free shops in airports across the country, later claiming that a loophole enabled it to sell there without having to conduct testing.