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Nano-free solutions for cosmetics with UV filters

ADPCosmetics presents two lines of non-nanometric mineral filters to face the main challenges in the sunscreen cosmetics market: high SPF, broad-spectrum protection and photostability.
Cosmetic science's newest 'omics' service

Cosmetic science's newest 'omics' service

Phylogene and its MS Phylogene department developed 'omics' services for cosmetics substantiation on skin and microbiome, and ingredients traceability.
Supporting ethical ingredient production

Supporting ethical ingredient production

Today’s eco-conscious consumer does not have to compromise on quality to buy into ethically sourced, sustainable products, according to Rob Nicol, business manager at independent European distributor Cornelius Group.

Poppy seed ingredient adds moisturisation properties

Oat Cosmetics introduced a new ingredient, Virgin Poppy Seed Oil at in-cosmetics Asia.

Supplier input "vital" for animal-free testing

Urgent input from regulatory affairs executives and development scientists in the cosmetics industry is needed to help protect and shape the future of product innovation in the sector.

Suppliers' Day update

The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) has announced that leading international ingredient and raw materials suppliers are planning to exhibit at the 38th Annual Suppliers’ Day taking place 2-3 May 2017 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York.
An underwater journey in search of new ingredients

An underwater journey in search of new ingredients

Covering over 70% of the Earth’s surface, the marine environment represents the highest percentage of living biosphere on our planet and is full of examples of survival and regeneration as organisms adapt to their surroundings and varying climatic conditions.
Partnership in Middle East

Partnership in Middle East

Innospec has appointed Manuchar as their distribution partners in the Middle East. “We believe Manuchar have key credentials to support our growth in this region. We are excited about the new opportunities that this partnership will open for us,” commented Ramzi Jouaneh, sales director for Personal Care, EMEA and AsPac.

Sustainability recognition

Lipotec’s Actiguard advanced botanical ingredient was a finalist at the first ever Best Ingredient Made from Recycled Materials Award presented at the recent inaugural in-cosmetics North America event in New York City.

Ten years of bio-based performance

It was ten years ago this month that DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products announced the first commercial shipments of a breakthrough biomaterial, bio-based 1,3-propanediol.
Fat fighting active

Fat fighting active

ShapePerfection from Mibelle Biochemistry has been designed to burn fat and fight cellulite without the need to exercise and it works because it instructs fat cells to transform the lipids into heat.
CSR rating and ranking

CSR rating and ranking

For the second year in a row, Lipoid Kosmetik has obtained a Gold Status Rating by EcoVadis for it’s responsible corporate business operations.

Daring to be different

DSM is daring consumers to change their hair routine with a new range of Tilamar polymers. The company is further expanding into the global synthetic polyquaternium market with the launch of three new conditioning polymer members in its Tilamar range: Polyquaternium-7, Polyquaternium-6 and Polyquaternium-22.

Vitamin A plant in progress

BASF has started planning for the construction of a new worldscale plant for vitamin A in Ludwigshafen, Germany. The new facility will increase BASF’s total annual production capacity of vitamin A by 1,500 metric tonnes. Reference value for this amount is vitamin A acetate with 2.8 million International Units.

UK and Ireland distribution

Brenntag UK & Ireland is now distributing the specialty precipitated calcium carbonate range of Specialty Minerals Lifford throughout the UK and Ireland (North & South).
Smart bead tackles grey and white hairs

Smart bead tackles grey and white hairs

Givaudan Active Beauty has launched a new ‘smart bead’ for hair care applications to cover white and grey hairs in hair styling and combing products.

UK business manager appointed

Brenntag UK & Ireland has appointed Tamara Durak to the position of pharma & cosmetics business manager.
Pioneers in cosmetic cutaneous autophagy

Pioneers in cosmetic cutaneous autophagy

In October the Japanese biologist Yoshinori Ohsumi was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for having elucidated the biological mechanism of autophagy.
in-cosmetics Asia an international success

in-cosmetics Asia an international success

Asia Pacific cosmetic manufacturers flocked to Bangkok as show attracted a record high of 8,782 unique visitors and 18% more international attendees.
BRB Silicones expanding its R&D facility in Europe

BRB Silicones expanding its R&D facility in Europe

BRB Silicones recently expanded its R&D center in the Netherlands. Further to R&D synthesis equipment, the new laboratory will also host a new European Technical Service Center for Personal Care, the main market of BRB Silicones.

Upcoming Events

PCHi 2017

Guangzhou Poly World Trade Center, China
21 – 23 February 2017

in-cosmetics Global 2017

ExCeL, London
4 - 6 April 2017

NYSCC – Suppliers' Day 2017

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York
2 - 3 May 2017

CITE Japan 2017

PACIFICO Yokohama
31 May - 2 June 2017

in-cosmetics Korea 2017

Coex, Seoul
20 - 22 June 2017

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