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THE EXPERTS / FRAGRANCE
5 emerging niche fragrance brands you should discover
LISA KJELLQVIST & TARA DERAKSHAN
On the impact that scent has on our lives and our well-being
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
Cool Derma’s essence is founder Shidrokh Ghawami’s respond to the industry’s profit hunt
BRIEFING / CRAFT
Instead of Black Friday, support these 10 emerging local craft brands this week
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
Unifrom’s Haisam Mohammed on why perfume oils are here to stay
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
Melyon founder Roger Dupé on how a revamp of the old bar soap benefits your body and mind
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
Byredo’s mascara is shower-proof, gym-proof, swim-proof — even tear-proof
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
I am By Swedish Haircare’s multifunctional products cater to today’s demanding customer
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
Amelie Soie on why Mulberry Silk is so beneficial for your hair and skin
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
How a shorter shelf life for Skinome’s freshly made retinol creates a more effective cream
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
When finished, Sprout’s patented makeup products can be planted and grow into wildflowers
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
Why HAVU can serve as the perfect example of a conscious cosmetics brand in 2021
BEAUTY
Acasia Skincare’s new eye cream includes ”nature’s own retinol” and Swiss ice wine
Q&A / PLASTIC SURGERY
”Our specialty has been in the frontline of developing new innovative techniques, which other specialties have later adopted”
HAMID NATGHIAN
On how innovation drives surgical and non-surgical treatments
BEAUTY
13 launches that drive innovation in the beauty industry
S-BEAUTY SPECIAL
After our heavy use of sanitizers, this innovative hand mask is a saviour for your hands
BEAUTY
Being beyond ”clean” or ”sustainable” — Manasi 7 is making a big mark in the premium makeup industry
BEAUTY / TECHNOLOGY
Paco Rabanne uses NFC chip and AI to break boundaries with new Phantom fragrance
Beauty
Startup challenges the beauty industry through slow skincare and biodegradable packaging
OUR READING LIST
UN worries over AI, entirely 3D printed neighbourhoods, and cloud seeding
INNOVATIONS FOR BETTER LIVING
800,000 kilogrammes of CO2 saved through recycling and counting
INNOVATIONS FOR BETTER LIVING
Powder to liquid wash can change personal care as we know it
INNOVATIONS FOR BETTER LIVING
Here’s how AI can be used to create your ultimate personal scent
BEAUTYTECH
Queen of the algae
INNOVATIONS FOR BETTER LIVING
This Swedish collective launches line with skincare for objects
SKINCARE
How Dermalogica’s new ”smart serums” address skin concerns before you even know about it
ISSUE 2
Introducing: Scandinavian MIND Issue 2 — The Great Tech Infusion
Design
ASKA designs House of Maria Nila for the innovative Swedish hair care brand
Beauty
Hyped startup MANTLE explains why CBD beauty definitely is here to stay
BEAUTY
How Augustinus Bader became ”Best skincare of all time” — after three years running
LIFESTYLE
The hand sanitizers market has boomed, but will we continue to use it?
BEAUTY
Lumene’s Tiina Isohanni explains why mineral SPF should be your choice for the summer
BEAUTY
How Baseofsweden’s ”makeup made to perform” disrupts the beauty industry
BEAUTY
Verso’s new Daily Glow combines vitamines and glow effect in one product
Briefing
8 elevated summer essentials right in time for your annual leave
OUR READING LIST
Psychic helmets, lab-made mini-brains, and iMessage coming to AndroidPsychic helmets, lab-made mini-brains, and iMessage coming to Android
OUR READING LIST
Child-friendly LSD, Concorde 2.0, and digital beauty
Beauty
Melyon uses old technique to produce highly hydrating bar soaps
Retail
Green Little Heart aims to offer a go-to-place to buy better
Briefing
5 innovative collabs catching our attention this week
Beauty
World-unique app rewards you when recycling your beauty empties
Beauty
”The beauty industry is in a prime position to create a supply chain that works with life and not against it”
RUTH ANDRADE
On why regenerative skincare is the only way forward
Beauty
The Beauty Oscar award highlights the best from Nordic skincare
Q&A / BEAUTY
”The solution is not to stop using plastic but to find alternative materials and increase the usage of recycled plastic”
SOFIA ABDI
On ups and downs of using virgin, bio, or recycled plastic in packaging
Q&A / Beauty & Science
”Massive DNA sequencing studies have expanded our insights of the ecological and functional characteristics of the microbiome”
ANN’LAURE DEMESSANT
On the latest research on how good and bad bacteria affect our skin
BEAUTY
”Just like the fashion industry, the beauty industry is expected to be transparent about where ingredients come from”
MARIA AHLGREN
On the biggest skincare trends for 2021
BEAUTY
The Future of Beauty panel
Beauty
OM-SE launches plant-based luxury skincare
Lifestyle
Our 10 favourite fashion, beauty, and design news in 2020
Beauty tech
Why FOREO’s latest beauty device activates all 69 muscles in the face
Beauty
Science-based Beauté Pacifique uses Nordic superfruits for innovative serum