The Cosmoprof North America beauty trade show is going on now through July 26th in Las Vegas. All beauty enthusiasts will try to attend this amazing event to learn about revolutionary technologies and forward-thinking programs. It’s held every year at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. This year, the Cosmoprof North America beauty show goes from July 24th to 26th, and boasts of the most important networking opportunity in the United States for the global beauty industry ― Raw Materials, Packaging and Contract Manufacturing, Private Label, Perfumery and Cosmetics, Natural Health, Beauty Salon and Spa, and Hair and Nails.
For those who can’t head out to Las Vegas this summer, below are some of the beauty industries hottest trends for 2016 from Cosmoprof expert, Daniela Ciocan. She narrowed it down to just 15 top trends.
TREND: Customized Fragrance — AIR AROMA: AROSCENT PORTABLE. Air Aroma is the leading scent branding agency that designs custom fragrances for luxury brands around the world. With over 18 years of experience and an unrivaled global network, they help brands create memorable experiences for their customers through scent. These unique fragrances are diffused through Air Aroma’s patented diffusion technology, delivering the best ambient scent experience possible. air-aroma.com
TREND: Thermal Powered Skincare — CHALEUR: SELF-HEATING MASK. Chaleur’s Self-Heating Facial Mask was designed to heat on its own. Simply add water to the mineral-lined mask, sit back, and let it heat to pure perfection. It feels incredible and by applying heat to your skincare routine, you are helping deliver key ingredients even deeper into the skin. chaleurbeauty.com
TREND: New In Korean Beauty — CLE COSMETICS: MELTING LIP POWDER | OXYGEN FOAM CLEANSER. Melting Lip Powder is a new innovative powder-to-stain, multipurpose formula, delivering a highly pigmented, true matte finish. Besides the 7 unique ingredients that all CLE products contain, we also added vitamin E to defend your lips from harmful effects of the environment and to boost moisture. The oxygen cleanser purifies your skin and delivers oxygen while nourishing and moisturizing the skin. This cleanser allows your skin to breathe, maintains a healthy PH balance and enhances the skin’s ability to fight off aging while washing away makeup and impurities. clecosmetics.com
TREND: A Moisturized That Does It All — This multitasking moisturizer helps hydrate, nourish, brighten and reduce the appearance of fine lines. Containing a powerful combination of naturally-fermented ceramide and ancient herbal remedy, madecassoside; this facial moisturizer rebuilds skin’s ability to repair itself. Clinically-tested in Korea to treat skin damage and to increase moisture levels. skincarerx.com
TREND: Moss Extract — This unique water-free cleansing formula featuring 83% Iceland Moss Extract gently removes makeup residue, excess sebum, clogged pores, and dead cells. The Iceland moss extract soothes and moisturizes. Cloudberry, witch hazel, peppermint, wintergreen, fruit oils and other naturally derived ingredients aids in collagen production and packs protective and antioxidant power. tyf.co.kr
TREND: SEA KELP FACIAL MASK — This intensely hydrating 100% real sea kelp “sheet” mask is soaked in a nutritional serum of fermented sea kelp and bamboo to deeply nourish skin. Safe for all skin types and tones, the two-piece mask provides anti-aging, brightening, and smoothing benefits for instantly radiant skin that remains hydrated for up to 72 hours. whamisa.com
TREND: No Surgery Quick Fix – Eyes Wide Open — CONTOURS RX: LIDS BY DESIGN. Lids By Design provides an instant eyelid lift without surgery! The medical grade, precision-cut correcting strips invisibly lift sagging, hooded eyelids for a younger, brighter and more vibrant appearance instantly. Designed for both men and women, LIDS BY DESIGN® is hypoallergenic, latex-free and can be worn comfortably all day. contoursrx.com
TREND: All In One, At Home, Microdermabrasion Kit — LILI FAN PROBIOTIC SKINCARE: PROBIOTIC ALL IN ONE MICRODERMABRASION KIT. Get radiant skin in 2-easy steps to help diminish dullness and smooth skin’s texture instantly! Buff away skin’s surface imperfections with a unique microdermabrasion peel featuring 3 different forms of vitamin-C, sea salt derived crystals, peptides and enzymes. Follow with the powerful activating gel made with a trio of AHA’s- lactic, glycolic and citric- to minimize the appearance of pores and fine lines. The wow factor at your fingertips! Unveil bright radiant youthful looking skin with this professional grade quick treatment from the comfort of your home. drlilifan.com
TREND: Tropical Ingredients — ITIBA: BODY POLISH. Founded in the Caribbean, itiba makes its body polishes with all-natural locally inspired ingredients. Blended with sugar, cornmeal, nutrient rich coconut and avocado oils as well as refined shea butter, the moisturizing formula leaves skin exfoliated, nourished and smooth. itiba body polishes come in a variety of island scents including Mango, Crucian Spice, Kaya, Papaya, and Carib lime. itibabeauty.com
TREND: Scalp and Dandruff Eco Formulas — LOTUS RX: HAIR SOLUTION SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER. Lotus Rx Hair Solution shampoo and conditioner will effectively treat dandruff with prescription strength active ingredient while gently washing and moisturizing both hair and scalp. The sulfate free, pyrithione zinc formulation works to balance color and retain protein, without harsh chemicals that strip hair. lotusrxhairsolution.com
TREND: Oxygenated Nail Polish Technology — ORLY BEAUTY: BREATHABLE TREATMENT COLOR. Breathe new life into your nails with a professional manicure featuring ORLY’s NEW Breathable Treatment + Color. Advanced Oxygen Technology allows air and hydration to penetrate to the nail. This new progressive technology, coupled with a blend of Argan Oil, Vitamins B5 and C helps to promote hydration, and heal damaged nails plus stimulates nail growth. Select from 18 beautiful shades, then take your bottle home, to continue enjoying ORLY Breathable Treatment + Color. orlybeauty.com
TREND: Serum Extracting Hair Tools — PURECODE: TITANIUM INFUSE PRO. The Titanium Infuse Pro™ optimizes the nurturing benefits of Argan Oil and select cosmetic grade ingredients by heat-sealing the serum directly onto the hair. This creates smooth, shiny, luminous results while shielding hair from thermal damage, so you can straighten as often as you like.purecodeusa.com
TREND: The One Fits All Color Corrector and Highlighter — RODIAL: INSTAGLAM COMPACT DELUXE BANANA POWDER. Introducing Rodial’s new Instaglam Compact Deluxe Banana Powder. The versatile yellow shade suits a range of skin tones to compliment the full contour look. This subtle formula corrects surface redness and pink undertones whilst neutralizing blue under eye circles. This mattifying powder can both set your makeup and contour your face by the ‘baking’ make-up trend. It can be applied after foundation to prevent it from setting into fine lines and helps to reduce the appearance of an oily complexion. The main function of banana powder is to act like a highlighter, to enhance your facial contours with a mattifying highlighted finish to the face. rodial.co
TREND: Fragrance Primers — SCENT INVENT: LINGER LASTING PRIMER. Scentinvent Technologies introduces LINGER Lasting Fragrance Primer, a remarkable one-of-a-kind lasting scent primer. LINGER creates an invisible shield that preserves skin’s moisture as it balances its surface for scent that lasts and memories that linger. This product is patent pending, clinically tested and fragrance fan approved. scentinvent.com
TREND: SeaBerry Ingredient — OBLIPHICA PROFESSIONAL: PROFESSIONAL SEABERRY COLLECTION VOLUME AND BODY VOLUME AND BODY. Expect Perfection. At the heart of Obliphica Professional’s® formula is the powerful super fruit, Seaberry known for its miraculous healing, rejuvenating and protective powers. These anti-aging products work to nourish and hydrate with help from 14 supercharged, free-radical fighting antioxidants and omegas 3, 6, 7and 9. When combined, these highly beneficial ingredients naturally nourish and protect the scalp and hair, leaving behind more manageable, soft, shiny and luxuriously beautiful locks. obliphicaprofessional.com
TREND: Fragrance Scientifically Designed to Improve Learning, Memory, Efficiency and Accuracy — XSENSE: 3-PACK. xSense introduces a new category of natural scents developed by neuroscientists – that have scientifically been found to improve learning, memory, efficiency, accuracy (in product WorkSense); endurance and speed (PlaySense), and brain relaxation with over 50% stress reduction (RestSense) in placebo-controlled studies. In roll-on or diffuser, with App control. xsenselabs.com
* Bevs Lim also writes for Lifestyle411.