Osmanthus Fusion fragrance added to collection

CPL Aromas has launched a new fragrance into its captive AromaFusion technology collection: Osmanthus Fusion.

Ingredient to correct dark spots on all skin types

Givaudan Active Beauty has unveiled B-Lightyl, the first gentle and powerful universal dark spot eraser crafted by Marine Biotechnology.

Restore natural skin flora: rice-derived lactic acid bacteria powder

The human skin contains over a trillion diverse bacteria. These skin flora help maintain the skin barrier function by adjusting the moisturising components, pH, and immunity of the skin surface.

Natural emulsifier pushes boundaries

Gattefossé has pushed the limits of its patented wax butter technology to develop the most advanced and robust O/W emulsifier of its natural range.

Breakthrough fibre for restorative skin care

What is made from sugar and leads to sweet results for the skin? JD Hydro Boost, exclusively from Jojoba Desert. Available beginning Fall 2020, this new ingredient comes to the market offers exciting new possibilities for skin care.

Trend for natural antibacterials

Kerfoot Group has seen a clear upswing in demand for natural antibacterial properties for skin and hair product formulations.

REACH registration completed

Indena has completed the registration of Escin (INCI: ESCIN; EC# 229-880-6, CAS # 6805-41-0, Registration 01-2120757334-53-0000) in accordance with the REACH regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 as lead registrant.

New fragrance based on Damascene rose

CPL Aromas has launched a new fragrance into its unique Aromafusion technology collection: Damask Fusion. The material is available exclusively to CPL Aromas' clients.

Next-generation anti-dandruff active

Symrise will present Crinipan PMC green, its novel anti-dandruff active, with an online webinar on 27 May 2020. The new molecule’s efficacy is based on an innovative mode of action, and it shows comparable results to established anti-dandruff actives.

Formulation guide released

BRB has launched its 2nd edition of the Personal Care Guide Formulation Booklet which contains 6 formulations for hair care, 9 formulations for skin care and 4 formulations for colour cosmetics.

Production of pearlisers begins in North America

BASF has completed its investment at its site in Mauldin, South Carolina and started production of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Mass Balance-certified pearlisers, opacifiers and specialty blends.

Styling performance in six dimensions

BASF launches its new styling polymer Luviset 360 providing an efficient styling performance in six dimensions: The innovative product offers strong, flexible and long-lasting hold as well as low flaking. It supports anti-pollution claims and allows for new textures.

Naturally combating hair greying

Greying of hair is an unavoidable phenomenon, however, there is a strong consumer expectation to avoid it with natural solutions. Faced with this observation, Silab developed Agreynist, a natural active ingredient capable of regulating the biological pathways leading to greying.

New alternative for polyester glitter

The newproduct range, Geoflake, has been developed by the Dutch based effect pigment supplier, Geotech, as an environmental-friendly alternative for polyester glitter. With upcoming regulation on its way for microplastics, the cosmetic industry is looking for sustainable alternatives. The basic structure of Geoflake is a coarse platelet of coated synthetic mica. The new range contains synthetic mica flakes coated with titanium dioxide, iron oxide and D&C colourants.

Sanitiser provided to New Jersey and New York

BASF Corporation is providing the state of New Jersey and New York with hand sanitiser manufactured at the company’s facility in Washington, New Jersey free of charge. The sanitising product will help meet the increased demands needed to safely combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Silica gels for sun care formulations

To help formulators achieve the required SPF in cosmetics and skin care products using less chemicals and active ingredients, AGC Chemicals Americas now offers Solesphere H-52 and H-53 silica gels.

Revealing the secrets of youthful skin with new ‘agebiotic’

Æon or Eon in Latin means “vital force & eternity" which comes from the Ancient Greek God of the ages and time, “Aion”, also known as Chronos. This term was also used in the “allegory of the cave” by philosopher Plato to denote the world "behind" the perceived. As a simile, the skin’s microbiota, with more than 7,000 species, is the unseen world behind the secret for a youthful skin appearance that unlocks Æonome from Lipotrue for us.

Organic tigernut oil introduced to portfolio

Praan Naturals has introduced Organic Tigernut Oil (Cyperus Esculentus Lativum (Tigernut) Root Oil) to its range of 500 certified organic and conventional natural ingredients for personal care product development.

Improved regulatory group aids product development

Equipping R&D departments with solution-driven innovations for global compliance is the only answer to establish autonomy and build databases to improve performance in cosmetic development. This is why in this global and challenging environment, Coptis has launched a new version of Coptis Regulatory Group

Launch of ingredient made from Cannabis sativa stem cells

Vytrus Biotech has launched a new ingredient, Kannabia SensePLF. It consists of the first natural active ingredient made from Cannabis sativa plant stem cells. This active interacts with the skin microbiota’s postbiotic generation to modulate the skin neurochemical networks and enhance the feeling of comfort and self-confidence through the Microbiota-Skin-Brain Axis (MSBA).