Superfood inspiration

Superfood inspiration

Croda has unveiled its latest products derived from superfoods; Hydroastivum P for powerful moisturisation and anti-irritancy properties for the hair and skin; and Crodasone P for protection against cuticle cracking caused by heat and styling damage.

Other News

Sustainability concept launched

Sustainability concept launched

Clariant has recently launched its EcoTain concept for the personal care sector.
Active repairs and moisturises skin

Active repairs and moisturises skin

Optimising lipid organisation, reinforcing epidermal cohesion and activating keratinocyte differentiation are the three biological mechanisms involved in skin hydration homeostasis.
Singapore Suppliers' Day success

Singapore Suppliers' Day success

The recently concluded SCSS Suppliers' Day, held at Mandarin Orchard Hotel on 18 July, has been declared another great success.
• Natural ester portfolio acquired
• Protection from HEV light
• Free E-seminar by Dr. Karl Lintner (Asia Pacific time zone)
• Innovative raw material solutions
• Anti-wrinkle effect from Egyptian blue lily
• Lipo Chemicals portfolio presented at in-cosmetics Brazil

Features

Probiotic health food for the skin

Probiotic health food for the skin

Milk contains many nutrients that keep us healthy. The most important of these are proteins and calcium. Milk also contains phosphorus, which is used with calcium to build and maintain bones.
High-tech prevention of oily skin and hyper-seborrhoea

High-tech prevention of oily skin and hyper-seborrhoea

What woman has not dreamed of having an even complexion all day long? Hyper- seborrhoea and oily skin troubles are shared by both men and women all over the world.
Trend for convenience seeks a new format

Trend for convenience seeks a new format

As our lifestyles become more manic and we find ourselves time-starved, we look for products that can offer us something extra. Clever and brave formulating has led to a host of new textural and functional products, breaking the conventional moulds and delivering results in new and interesting ways.
The formulator’s guide to safe cosmetic preservation

The formulator’s guide to safe cosmetic preservation

For a long time now, questions regarding the right preservative system in cosmetics have been neglected by most formulators. European legislators created a list of approved preservatives, called Annex V (former Annex VI) of the EU Cosmetic Regulation.
• What makes a personal care company successful?
• Ingredients focus: sun care
• Overview of sun protection factor assessment methods
• Benefits of hydrolysed jojoba esters in face masks
• MQ resins in personal care applications
• Shining a new light on old favourites

Latest Issues

ASIA PACIFIC

Sustainability matters
Sustainability matters
Natural Plant Products (NPP) is the manufacturing and marketing subsidiary of OMG, a farming cooperative comprised of over 50 farms in the Willamette Valley of Oregon, US.

EUROPE

A secret personal trainer: ActigymTM marine ingredient
A secret personal trainer: ActigymTM marine ingredient
Ageing or insufficient physical activity are associated with a reduced muscle tone and resistance leading to sagginess and worsening of body figure. Inspired by physical training and directed to improve body toning and silhouette definition, novel ActigymTM marine ingredient mimics the effects of endurance exercise.

LANGUAGE EDITION

肌の若返りのためのLIPOTECの非侵襲的なソリューション
肌の若返りのためのLIPOTECの非侵襲的なソリューション
化粧の外科的処置だけでなく、このようなボツリヌス毒素A型又はヒアルロン酸(HA )の注射など、他の低侵襲性処置の需要が未だに増えている。今日では、科学的に立証された有効成分と臨床的に証明された効果を持つ進歩した塗布処置は、侵襲的な方法の補足処置、またそれに代わるものとして多くの消費者のために出てきております。

DIARY EVENTS

'Skincare In 5 Dimensions' - 25 Sept 14
InterContinental Seoul Coex Hotel
Thursday 25 September 2014.
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Sun Protection & Anti-Ageing Skin Care Conference Asia - 9/10 July 14
Hilton Hotel, 581 Orchard Rd. Singapore
9-10 July 2014
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in-cosmetics Asia 2014 - 4/6 Nov 14
BITEC Hall 101-102 88 Bangna-Trad Road (Km.1), Bangna, Bangkok, 10260 Thailand
4 - 6 November 2014
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FORMULATIONS

Men's After Shave Balm J7-1A
Jeen International Corporation
Category: Shaving and Mens Products
This smooth shave balm for men is designed to leave a fresh and smooth sensation after shave.

Hydrating Shampoo Nad050-10-01B
Hallstar Italia Srl
Category: Shampoo
Conditioning shampoo moisturizes your hair as it cleans. Hydrating Shampoo nourishes hair and adds shine with a unique blend of olive-oil-derived Olivem® 400 and Olivem® 300. Gently cleanse and smooth hair without stripping away moisture. This shampoo’s extra soft and smooth formula moisturises and enhances healthy hair conditions.

Cooling Exfoliating Cleanser
Alfa Chemicals Ltd
Category: Exfoliating

PRODUCT PROFILE

Key to skin’s longevity found in snow algae
In the summer, persisting snow fields on high mountains are sometimes tinged with a red, pink colour. This phenomenon is caused by the snow alga Chlamydomonas nivalis. It is a unicellular member of the green algae that changed colour by producing carotenoids for protection against high ultraviolet radiation.
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