Category: Personal Care

India’s first halal cosmetics store is less religion and more style

| 26/05/2015 | Reply
India’s first halal cosmetics store is less religion and more style

When Afreen Shaikh, a 26-year-old resident of Ahmedabad’s Muslim locality of Juhapura, heard there was a new halal cosmetic store called Iba opening near her home, she rolled her eyes.

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UAE: All cosmetics sold in UAE are ‘halal’ by default: Esma

| 20/05/2015 | Reply
UAE: All cosmetics sold in UAE are ‘halal’ by default: Esma

The UAE’s standardisation body Esma will issue halal mark and certification to foreign companies for their beauty products looking to tap the mass halal market.

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Brunei, China eye 3 industrial parks in Guangxi province

| 23/04/2015 | Reply
Brunei, China eye 3 industrial parks in Guangxi province

BRUNEI and China are in talks to set up three industrial parks in the Southern Guangxi province as part of plans to boost trade and investment.

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Indonesia’s beauty market among ‘new growth hot spots’

| 21/04/2015 | Reply
Indonesia’s beauty market among ‘new growth hot spots’

With emerging markets slowing down, attention has turned to core businesses and untapped markets such as Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey.

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Pakistan: Depilex owner launches ‘halal’ makeup range

| 19/04/2015 | Reply
Pakistan: Depilex owner launches ‘halal’ makeup range

Pakistani women are becoming increasingly choosy about their cosmetics, opting for products that do not conflict with their faith.

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USA: Alwan launches halal, kosher and vegan cosmetics company

| 14/03/2015 | Reply
USA: Alwan launches halal, kosher and vegan cosmetics company

Alwan claims to be the only company in the world that is branding its cosmetics with Halal, Kosher and Vegetarian certifications.

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Korea: Talent Cosmetics attains Halal certification

| 11/12/2014 | Reply
Korea: Talent Cosmetics attains Halal certification

Talent Cosmetics became the first Korean cosmetics brand to receive the Malaysian government’s halal certification.

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The Muslim Green: American Muslim Market Study 2014-15

| 18/11/2014 | Reply
The Muslim Green: American Muslim Market Study 2014-15

The 2014-15 Study builds on DinarStandard’s 2011 Report on the American Muslim consumer market.

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Can halal beauty products thrive in India?

| 14/11/2014 | Reply
Can halal beauty products thrive in India?

Two sisters, in Ahmedabad in Gujarat, are looking at this Halal make-up “niche market” with plans to start exporting outside India early next year.

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Malaysia: Halal4Wellness Offers Halal Beauty, Personal Care Products

| 13/11/2014 | Reply
Malaysia: Halal4Wellness Offers Halal Beauty, Personal Care Products

The enormous potential for halal cosmetics and personal care products worldwide has drawn a trio of entrepreneurs to join forces and offer an e-commerce platform for such items.

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Turkey: Experts from 15 Countries Discuss Halal issues in Istanbul

| 17/09/2014 | Reply
Turkey: Experts from 15 Countries Discuss Halal issues in Istanbul

GIMDES meets experts from 15 different countries at the 7th Conference on Halal and Tayyib Products and present final Statement.

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India’s first halal cosmetic brand Iba Halal Care launched

| 03/09/2014 | Reply
India’s first halal cosmetic brand Iba Halal Care launched

India’s personal care market is growing 15-17% year-on-year. Currently, they are only looking at catering to the domestic demand.

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Turkey: Halal products at the Halal & Healthy Product Fair

| 26/08/2014 | Reply
Turkey: Halal products at the Halal & Healthy Product Fair

Istanbul Halal Expo – 6th Halal and Health Products Fair is expected to provide opportunities both for exporters and manufacturing companies.

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UAE: How to Apply for an Islamic Economy Award

| 12/08/2014 | Reply
UAE: How to Apply for an Islamic Economy Award

The Award is divided into eight key Islamic economy categories, including food, health, hospitality & tourism, SME Development and Islamic Arts.

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UAE: Halal certified nail polish in the UAE

| 10/07/2014 | Reply
UAE: Halal certified nail polish in the UAE

No more limitations about wearing nail polish with the the first nail polish to receive halal certification in the Middle East.

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UAE: S’N’B Unveils Luxury Collection of Natural Halal Nail Polishes

| 01/05/2014 | Reply
UAE: S’N’B Unveils Luxury Collection of Natural Halal Nail Polishes

Breathable, water-based, water-permeable, and water-removable Halal nail polishes to debut at Beauty World ME, Dubai.

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Opinion: How Halal Certification Can Help Boost Your Dietary Supplements Business

| 29/04/2014 | Reply
Opinion: How Halal Certification Can Help Boost Your Dietary Supplements Business

Nutritional, dietary, and functional foods, as well as ingredients, are a prominent category in halal-certified products.

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Japan: Halal certified skin care Made in Japan

| 07/04/2014 | 1 Reply
Japan: Halal certified skin care Made in Japan

MYYUKI Company Limited has gained Halal certification from JAKIM via Japan Halal Association (Osaka, Japan) for their BLACK PAINT Skin Care’s manufacturing factory and products.

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Malaysia: Beauty by the book

| 24/02/2014 | Reply
Malaysia: Beauty by the book

Most people associate halal with food. But in Malaysia, beauty companies are capitalising on the growing popularity of another halal product — cosmetics.

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Brunei: Halal cosmetics guidelines readied

| 14/02/2014 | Reply
Brunei: Halal cosmetics guidelines readied

“Most of the cosmetics now contain placenta and non-halal ingredients, and we don’t want to be associated with that because of our prayers,” she said.

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