Industry News

Cosmetics Alliance speaks to Global News about Counterfeit products

Global News Interview

  Last week, Cosmetics Alliance was contacted by Global News to provide advice and recommendations to the public on the growing risks associated with using counterfeit cosmetic products. Darren Praznik, President & CEO of Cosmetics Alliance Canada, spoke to Global …

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Interview with IDEALPAK – CA’s First China based Member


Tell us a little about your company. IDEALPAK offers a variety of primary packaging for the cosmetics, personal care, home care, and pharmaceutical industries. We have been doing business on a global scale for over ten years. Our clients entrust …

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Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney Speaks on NAFTA at FCPC Annual Conference

Brian Mulroney at FCPC

CA President Darren Praznik participated in FCPC’s annual conference which featured an engaging line-up of speakers and panelists including CIBC’s Deputy Chief Economist Benjamin Tal, retail and consumer futurist Doug Stephens, and environmental expert and author Tristam Stuart. The conference …

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What You Need to Know About Cannabis and Personal Care Products

Reminder from Health Canada – Regulation of Cannabis and its Derivatives

  Q: What is cannabis? A: Cannabis refers to the plant Cannabis Sativa. It is also known as Marijuana. It includes any part of a cannabis plant, including phyto cannabinoids. It is a psychoactive drug used for medical and recreational …

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The Science of Cosmetics

Science of Cosmetics

    Cosmetic products are designed to work at the skin’s surface. Forms of cosmetic products include: Solutions – ingredients are dissolved in water or another liquid Creams & Lotions – emulsions composed of water and oil Ointments & Pastes …

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