RECENT NEWS

New website launched

Croda International Plc has re-designed and updated its Personal Care website (www.crodapersonalcare.com).

Distribution partner appointed

Surfachem has announced a new distribution partnership in the UK & Ireland with Sandream Impact LLC.
European pigment partnership

European pigment partnership

US-based effect pigment supplier Sandream Impact LLC and Biesterfeld Spezialchemie have signed a distribution agreement for the European cosmetic markets.
Successful return to NYC for Suppliers' Day

Successful return to NYC for Suppliers' Day

The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) 39th Annual Suppliers’ Day came to a successful conclusion at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York on May 15-16.
Global head of hygiene and preservation technology appointed

Global head of hygiene and preservation technology appointed

Lonza has named Paula McGeechan global head of Hygiene and Preservation Technology for the Consumer Product Ingredients business unit.
Ingredient aids skin’s natural glow

Ingredient aids skin’s natural glow

Sederma is elevating the Korean glass skin concept to crystal skin with its highlighter-like peptide Crystalide. This IECICapproved active ingredient promotes a clear, moisturised, translucent and luminous skin.

Forty years of true alpha bisabolol

The (-)-α-bisabolol offered by Citroleo - Citrue Bisabolol - is pure, organic and 100% natural. From non-genetically modificated sources, it is obtained by fractional distillation of candeia tree essential oil. Citrue Bisabolol does not go through chemical process of purification, solvents reactions, synthesis or even fermentation process, making it unique and truly natural.
Launch of alkalising agent

Launch of alkalising agent

In response to the growing market demand for alternatives to commonly used alkalising agents, such as monoethanolamine (MEA) and ammonia, Angus Chemical Company is introducing DMAMP Ultra PC (INCI: Dimethylamino Methylpropanol), a multifunctional alkalising agent for use in professional and retail oxidative hair colorants.
Cosmetorium ready to celebrate 3rd edition

Cosmetorium ready to celebrate 3rd edition

Cosmetorium celebrates its 3rd edition this year and will be marked by the growth of the exhibition area within the Palau de Congressos de Barcelona.
New functional mineral for colour cosmetics

New functional mineral for colour cosmetics

Omya has developed a new generation of recrystallised mineral particles for use in decorative cosmetic applications.

New technique for high-quality surfactant manufacturing

The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), the UK’s technology innovation provider for process manufacturing, has announced that, as part of a larger consortium, it has developed a new process for the manufacturing of surfactants.
Senior appointment for Sales & Marketing

Senior appointment for Sales & Marketing

Vantage Specialty Ingredients has said Serge Rogasik will be joining Vantage as the new senior executive vice president sales & marketing for Personal Care.
New plant-based hyaluronic acid booster

New plant-based hyaluronic acid booster

The demand for natural ingredients in personal care products is rising as consumers are becoming more and more environmentally conscious.
European collboration strengthened

European collboration strengthened

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is extending its sales partnership with Sytheon Ltd. to Germany, Russia and Benelux.

Inspired by clock genes

Ashland pioneered one of the first biofunctional ingredients in the cosmetics industry to be inspired by clock genes. Now Ashland is re-introducing the novel solution Chronogen YST to provide a cosmetic solution to the deleterious effect of social jetlag on the skin.

CSR programme underway

Azelis has launched its CSR programme following two years of research, preparation, definition and implementation of the programme’s goals and KPIs.
Debut for skin care system

Debut for skin care system

In response to growing consumer demand for more natural, ethical products, Cargill Beauty have introduced their newest beauty formulations featuring naturederived ingredients at this year’s in-cosmetics global.
Congress returns to Berlin

Congress returns to Berlin

The annual SEPAWA Congress (10-12 October 2018, Estrel Congress Center, Berlin) is a leading event for the detergents/cleansers, cosmetics and perfumery industry in Europe.
 in-cosmetics Korea opens this week

in-cosmetics Korea opens this week

How do I develop my formulation skills and what new technologies will help me create unique new beauty concepts? These are two questions every cosmetic chemist in Korea should be asking themselves as brands fight it out for market share in the hyper competitive global personal care industry.
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.

Upcoming Events

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

SCSS Suppliers Day 2018

Singapore Marriott® Tang Plaza Hotel. 320 Orchard Road, 238865 (cnr of Scotts Road)
24th August 2018

in-cosmetics Latin America 2018

Expo Center Norte, Blue Pavilion, São Paulo, Brazil
19 - 20 September 2018

IFSCC Congress 2018

INFINITY Hotel & Conference Resort, Munich, Germany
18 - 21 September 2018

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