RECENT NEWS

Encapsulated pigments range extended
July 2015

DKSH and Tagra unveiled Tagra’s CameleonCaps, a new range of encapsulated pigments, with a launch at in-cosmetics 2015.


Customised solutions
July 2015

Dow Home, Institutional and Personal Care Solutions revealed its Ethocel oil thickeners and film-formers during in-cosmetics 2015. Dow is launching this latest innovation, using the theme Adding Value to Life, to demonstrate how it uses scientific breakthroughs to help enhance the wellbeing and enjoyment of people all over the world.


Hives protect biodiversity
July 2015

Gattefossé has welcomed three beehives, each containing 50,000 bees raised in Pérouges (Ain), which have been installed on the Saint-Priest site.


New production facility opened in the Amazon
July 2015

Symrise has opened its new production plant Symrise Amazon Ecoparque in Belém, Pará, in the Amazon region. The strategic investment is to facilitate the development of products for global beauty care. It also integrates sustainability aspects along the entire value chain – from sourcing and production to contributing to the social and economic development of the region.


Conference postponement
July 2015

Summit Events, a B2B networking events organiser, announced that its next Sun Protection & Anti-ageing Skin Care Conference Asia, originally scheduled for 8/9 July 2015 in Singapore, will be postponed to July next year.


Shielding skin from harmful HEV light
July 2015

FloraGLO Lutein Topical, from Kemin, has displayed its effectiveness in shielding skin against High Energy Visible (HEV) light. People are exposed to HEV light through both natural light and predominantly man-made light, being used to illuminate the screens of electronic devices such as computers, televisions, and mobile phones.


Ageing signs tackled
July 2015

Skin ageing which is due to intrinsic ageing as well as environmental factors causes a gradual decline in skin functions: modification of the skin’s structure, loss of skin elasticity, appearance of lines and wrinkles, etc.


New product grades and formulations highlighted
July 2015

Baycusan brand polyurethane dispersions from Bayer MaterialScience enable numerous new applications and have become established as multifunctional raw materials for the beauty industry. Bayer highlighted new product grades and formulations of Baycusan C raw materials at the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ Suppliers’ Day 2015.


Natural sales increase in Asia
July 2015

Rising consumer awareness of natural and organic products is fuelling product sales across the region, according to a new study by Organic Monitor.


Keynotes released
July 2015

The 2015 IFSCC Conference, to be held at the Conference Center Zurich from 21-23 September, will have a series of high-level keynote speeches reflecting the theme ‘More Facts.


Award-winning presentation
July 2015

Lipotec has been recently honoured with the Lester Conrad Best Paper Award given by the Asian Societies of Cosmetic Scientists (ASCS) during the 12th Biannual Conference held in Cairns, Australia on 28-30 April.


Global skin meeting
July 2015

Supported by Greentech, the association for the promotion of studies and research on skin physiology will become a Foundation.


New consumer care centre opened
July 2015

Clariant has announced the opening of the Consumer Care Competence Center under its Business Unit Industrial & Consumer Specialties (ICS) to be located in Singapore at The Synergy, 1 International Business Park.


Supply agreement
July 2015

Algatech has announced it has signed a supply and long-term collaboration agreement with Fujifilm in Japan, for its AstaPure natural astaxanthin ingredients.


Enhanced website design
July 2015

Mibelle Biochemistry has just completed the relaunch and redesign of its website.


New CEO announced
June 2015

Vantage Specialty Chemicals has announced the appointment of Richard McEvoy as the new chief executive officer of Vantage Specialty Chemicals. In his new role, he will oversee all units of Vantage, including Personal Care, Performance Materials, and Oleo Chemicals.


Improved colour and hair formulation
June 2015

Momentive Performance Materials introduced SilForm INX fluid at in-cosmetics Barcelona. This versatile new additive can improve formulations for colour cosmetics and hair care products.


Neuro-soother for comfort
June 2015

Soliance recently launched a new product: Mariliance, a marine neuro-soother. Some studies have recently shown that reduction of pain sensation extends lifetime. As a result, Soliance marine biotechnology experts have extracted the essence of the red microalgae Rhodosorus marinus to offer Mariliance, a powerful active.


Encapsulated pigments
June 2015

DKSH and Tagra unveiled Tagra’s CameleonCaps, a new range of encapsulated pigments, with a launch at in-cosmetics 2015.


Added value award
June 2015

Lubrizol Corporation presented Surfachem (part of 2M Holdings) with the prestigious Added Value Award during the latest distributors’ meeting at in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona.

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