Why Indonesian beauty brands look more Korean every day

Why Indonesian beauty brands look more Korean every day

Want to read our free stories and try our newsletters? Register or Login When Indonesian local beauty brand House of Hur launched its first product line in November 2020, its two co-founders had low expectations. “We didn’t know what to expect. We were just in awe that that many people were interested,” said Chris Okano, … Read more

L Catterton Invests in Indonesian Beauty E-Tailer Social Bella

Social Bella International (Sociolla) raised 818 billion rupiah ($56.6 million) in funding led by LVMH-backed private equity firm L Catterton in the latter’s first investment in Indonesia, DealStreetAsia reports. Social Bella is a six-year-old business that sells make-up, skincare, haircare, fragrance and beauty tools online and in eight physical stores. It claims to have amassed … Read more

Park Hyatt begins Indonesian odyssey

Imagery courtesy of Hyatt Hotels Corporation. Hyatt Hotels Corporation has opened its first Park Hyatt property in Indonesia as part of further expansion in south east Asia. Following the debut of Park Hyatt Jakarta, the contemporary luxury brand will be further stretching its legs into south east Asia, with upcoming sister sites in the region … Read more

Indonesian interest in Love, Beauty and Planet spurred by changing attitudes and green marketing

A team of researchers from Telkom University and STIA Maulana Yusuf Banten in Western Indonesia surveyed consumers from the region to find what drove the purchase of Love, Beauty and Planet products. Love, Beauty and Planet was established in 2017 by personal care major Unilever, the maker of brand such as Dove and Lux, and … Read more

More Indonesian women embrace body hair’s beauty – Lifestyle

Nur Janti (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta   ●   Mon, June 21, 2021 2021-06-21 11:00 474 ef61debc7c9ec5e1a7dfe462b7aab185 1 Lifestyle beautification,beauty-clinic,beauty-industry,beauty-standard,Indonesian-Women-Food-Heroes,januhairy,smooth-skin,feminine,feminism,advertisement-industry Free If you’re a woman from Indonesia or anywhere else, you’ve certainly come across more than a few advertisements promoting ways to eliminate body hair – a way to become “beautiful” in the eyes of … Read more

Indonesia’s Fast-Growing Beauty Sector – WWD

With the clock ticking toward the deadline for all beauty products that sell in Indonesia to be completely halal certified by October 2026 —still in a grace period of more than seven years after the law came into effect in 2019 — both global and local beauty brands are looking at ways to comply with … Read more

Indonesian halal-focused social commerce startup Evermos lands $30M Series B • TechCrunch

Evermos’ founding team (l to r): Arip Tirta, Ghufron Mustaqim, Iqbal Muslimin and Ilham Taufiq. Image Credits: Evermos Evermos is an Indonesian social commerce startup with two goals: to let people earn extra income by opening online stores without spending capital and to help small brands grow into household names. The company, which focuses on … Read more

Indonesia eases travel restrictions, lifts pre-departure Covid testing rules

If you plan to travel to Indonesia soon, be aware of the latest travel requirements. Indonesia has announced that the country is further easing travel restrictions and mask mandates starting 18 May. In a statement streamed on the presidential palace’s YouTube channel on 17 May, President Widodo also said that vaccinated travellers arriving in Indonesia … Read more

Beauty of Indonesian batik unites countries on National Batik Day exhibition – Art & Culture

Radhiyya Indra (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta   ●   Tue, October 12, 2021 2021-10-12 20:08 361 71949b105dab7949db8f33c5d3121981 1 Art & Culture batik,Batik-Betawi,Batik-Day,exhibition,Indonesian-tradition Free A number of ambassadors’ wives from various countries indulged in the beauty of Indonesian batik clothes at the Healing Tree Batik Fever Exhibition, held by the Indonesian Batik Foundation on National Batik … Read more