Eyelashes, Wigs, Hair Extensions, Toupees made in Indonesia

History of Toupees

July 30, 2013

Akin to wigs, toupees too have their own unique, ancient histories behind them. Essentially it is said (somewhat jocularly) that the concept of a toupee came to the fore when an additional section of mammoth skin came and accidentally fell on a balding caveman’s head. All of a sudden, there seemed to be a readymade […] Read more

Environmental Management in the Beauty Industry

June 22, 2013

Today, more than ever, we find corporate entities cutting across industries emphasizing the need for appropriate environmental management. In such a scenario, needless to say that the beauty industry can clearly not be left behind and that is exactly what is happening; more and more beauty companies are involved in ensuring that while on one […] Read more

Beauty Trends for 2013 and Beyond

June 20, 2013

So you’re all excited and eagerly looking forward to everything that the New Year holds in store for you, right? Well, so are we!! Accordingly, in this article, we are taking a slightly clairvoyant stance and providing our perspective on beauty trends for 2013 and beyond, which we feel will stand the test of time […] Read more

The Delectably Desirous Appeal of False Lashes

May 17, 2013

  When it comes to adorning ourselves in ways that make us seemingly more appealing and attractive, there are clearly options galore. For instance, there is makeup, jewelry, dresses, shoes, and a variety of other paraphernalia which can together contribute towards making us what we ourselves and indeed others around us would consider as “enticing”. […] Read more

The Human Cost of Cheap Manufacturing

May 10, 2013

24 November 2012 – 117 deaths in a fire at the Tazreen Fashion factory outside Dhaka The charred remains of the Tazreen Fashion Factory   24 April 2013 – 1000 confirmed deaths as of the writing of this blog (and counting) in a factory building collapse in Savar, again just outside of Dhaka. Savar Factory […] Read more

ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 Certifications in Progress

April 2, 2013

PT Bio Takara has been committed to view quality and environmental impact as the factors that need to be improved continuously. This is the reason why starting April 1st 2013 (rest assured, this is not in the spirit of April Fools’ Day), PT Bio Takara has started to undergo the process of getting ISO 9001:2008 […] Read more

Gender Equality and Fair Treatment of Women at Beauty Factories

March 27, 2013

Typically, when one conjures up images of beauty factories, i.e. manufacturing establishments where beauty products are made, say false eye lashes, wigs, hair extensions and so on, one thinks of sweatshops where workers toil hard, day in and day out, to make what would easily be considered as slave labor in western markets.     […] Read more

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying False Eyelashes Online

February 24, 2013

It goes without saying that false eyelashes are one of the most useful fashion accessories any modern gal can have at her disposal. However, as a modern woman, we obviously understand that you’re interested in getting a good value for your money. If you’re a false eyelash addict who can’t imagine your evening look without […] Read more