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Mature skin care and new marine concept

Mature skin care and new marine concept

Lipotec presents its latest peptide for improving the appearance of mature skin through cellular reprogramming and a selection of active ingredients of marine origin presented under a new concept.
All-In-One System Aids Raw Material Selection

All-In-One System Aids Raw Material Selection

How do you ensure you’re selecting raw materials of the highest quality for your high end cosmetic products?
An interactive solution to harmful urban pollution

An interactive solution to harmful urban pollution

SILAB proposes Mitokinyl®, a patented anti-pollution natural active ingredient. Rich in glucomannans from the yeast Pichia heedii, Mitokinyl® protects fragile skins against urban stresses.
Croda Excite with Hair Care Products

Croda Excite with Hair Care Products

Croda highlighted a number of exciting new product and data launches for the hair care market sector at SCS Formulate. These launches included Croda Plex bond building actives that restore integrity to bleached hair, noticeably thicker hair imparted by Kerestore™ 2.0 and new conditioning data for KeraDyn™ HH.
Ginger active cells for a skin restructuration

Ginger active cells for a skin restructuration

At SCS Formulate, Naolys, the French company specialised in plant cell culture, launched a new product made with ginger active plant cells that will help to refine skin structure at the level of pores and will improve skin complexion: Refine Ginger.
New range of botanical extracts

New range of botanical extracts

Statfold has announced that the company now produces botanical extracts. Statfold offers a wide arrange of extracts from stock which include super fruits, herbs and flowers; most of which can be supplied with Cosmos and Organic certification.
Moisturise with mildness

Moisturise with mildness

Galaxy Surfactants announces the North American launch of a new line of mild surfactants consisting of six products, making this one of the largest portfolios of mild surfactants available in North America.
A 100% natural, high performing hair fixative polymer

A 100% natural, high performing hair fixative polymer

Natural product claims in personal care launches are growing, with consumers continuing to be interested in green issues and aspiring to live healthier lifestyles.
In vitro sensitisation assay approved for validation

In vitro sensitisation assay approved for validation

SenzaGen’s test Genomic Allergen Rapid Detection (GARD) has been reviewed by all OECD WNT (The Working Group of the National Coordinators of the Test Guidelines Programme (WNT)) task force members and has been included in the Test Guideline Programme.
New botanical extract and floral water range

New botanical extract and floral water range

At NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2016 the plant extraction expert Berkem unveiled its botanical extracts and floral waters range: Botanykem.

Distribution partnership for Europe and Russia

Barentz International and Innospec have signed a long-term distribution agreement to market ingredients for Personal & Home Care. The agreement encompasses, among others, the business in Russia, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and Benelux.
Flexible film-formers stand up to intense visual culture

Flexible film-formers stand up to intense visual culture

In the world of visual culture today, looking good at all times has become mandatory among consumers. With social media, ‘selfies’ and smartphone features like FaceTime, the digital age has created the obsession to look camera ready for any occasion—at any time. This desire for ‘pixel perfect’ and professional results has required cosmetic products of all kinds to provide exceptional performance.
Modified baker’s yeast cell wall active rebalances skin

Modified baker’s yeast cell wall active rebalances skin

The high prevalence of allergies, for example skin eczema, in the industrialised world can be explained by an unbalanced immune system because the defence reaction against allergens involves overactivation of the T helper cell Th2 pathway.
Fermented ginseng offers new skin care efficacy

Fermented ginseng offers new skin care efficacy

Ginseng has a long history of use by humans for its health-giving properties. In fact its Genus name, Panax, means ‘all heal’, and it has a reputation across the world for its ability to induce energy, vitality and boost the immune system. However in the centuries of its use, it has largely been taken as an oral medicine and not topically.

Natural shield against skin stresses

Greensea, Greentech’s sister company, has launched one of the most powerful antioxidant and free radical scavengers, Astaxanthin produced by microalgae.

Immediate skin mattifying

Along with shininess, imperfections are a main concern faced by people with oily/combination skin. Acne scars, blackheads and enlarged pores can lead to an uneven and unattractive appearance that usually requires the application of makeup.
A redensified and thicker epidermis in eight weeks

A redensified and thicker epidermis in eight weeks

How to keep an ageless look while staying natural? One of the main beauty secrets is to keep the first shield of our body healthy and young: our epidermis. A young epidermis is dense, thick and its major components are continuously regenerated. This relatively fast process keeps those cells plump and results in youthful and healthy looking skin on the surface.

Active reduces wrinkles and illuminates tired skin

Australian kakadu plum extract, (Superox-C™ from Lucas Meyer Cosmetics) has been obtained through a proprietary process and shown to be a potent multifunctional active ingredient for global anti-ageing care. This unique ‘superfruit’ is inherently super rich in vitamin C and polyphenols with solid antioxidant activities.
Hyaluronic acid: history and future potential

Hyaluronic acid: history and future potential

In order to counteract the appearance of signs of ageing, like skin dryness, wrinkles, loss of tissue, sagging, one can use invasive procedures like injections of dermal fillers. Collagen injections used to be very popular during the 2000s but, mainly because of the origin of the collagen used, they have been replaced by hyaluronic acid injectables. They have quickly been gaining in popularity.
Multifunctional actives for oily skin and scalp disorders

Multifunctional actives for oily skin and scalp disorders

Though the conventional hair care market is a mature one, there are still many opportunities to innovate and radicalise this sector. As the needs of consumers are becoming more complex, the corresponding products evolve towards more sophisticated and solution-oriented concepts by default. Just in the first of half of 2014, 72% of global hair care launched had a ‘beauty enhancing’ claim.

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