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Looking for the world's essences

Looking for the world's essences

After years of prioritising technology above all else, nature is still the best source of medicines, food and even cosmetic ingredients.

Features

Minimally disruptive skin softening formulations

Minimally disruptive skin softening formulations

Several key changes have occurred in the personal care industry over the last twenty years. Firstly, there are fewer chemists working on the development of new formulations, due in part to consolidation and downsizing of the industry. Secondly, the lead time for new products has contracted. Thirdly, the regulatory requirements have expanded considerably. These changes have forced the formulator to work in a more efficient way, minimising the steps needed to commercialise a product.

The natural attributes of waxes

The natural attributes of waxes

The desire for natural cosmetics and personal care products has taken the industry into an exciting and challenging direction over the past few years. Indie brands and startups are now seen as proactive pioneers.

Upcoming Events

Sustainability & Naturals in Cosmetics

Novotel Barcelona City, Barcelona
31 may - 1 June 2018

6th Anti-Ageing Skin Care Conference

30 Euston Square, London, UK
5-6 June 2018

in-cosmetics Korea 2018

Coex, Seoul
13 -15 June 2018

SCS Annual Conference 2018 – Science in a Bottle

Royal Society of Medicine - 1 Wimpole Street, London.
3 - 4 July 2018

3rd International Skin Care Conference

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand
11 - 12 July 2018

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Personal Care Magazine

Personal Care Magazine

May 2018

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Personal Care Europe

Personal Care Europe

Apr 2018

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Personal Care Extras

Personal Care Extras

May 2018

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