RECENT FEATURE ARTICLES
Sun care ingredients for a changing world
Tomorrow’s sun care formulations will be all about more function from fewer ingredients, with a strong focus on naturals, Cornelius believes
Solid emollient bases for mineral sunscreens
Penreco conducted a study to test mineral sunscreen sticks formulated with its Versastique solid emollient bases against a market-leading alternative. The results are shared here
Benefits of organic & inorganic UV filters
Croda has found that a combination of organic and inorganic can work best when it comes to protecting the skin from the effects of the Sun
Super-natural: Evolving sustainability in naturals
To increase the sustainability of naturals, the personal care industry should invest in ingredients created using new farming techniques and agricultural methods, says Lake Chemical
Naturality & biodiversity in the cosmetics industry
At Alban Muller, biodiversity preservation is a business driver, an integral part of product design and a criterion in ingredient supplier selection
The truth about natural fragrances
Misunderstandings and misconceptions abound over what ‘natural’ really means in fragrances. We spoke with four experts from Iberchem to clarify matters
Review of vitamin A in skin care
Expert analysis from Dr Cuross Bakhtiari of Harley Street Cosmetic of how vitamin A metabolites are used for the treatment of various skin conditions
Silicone Elastomer Blend with high natural content
Dow’s silicone elastomer blend ingredient helps to formulate products with superior feel and high levels of natural content.
The skin microbiome: cultivating innovation
As Sagentia illustrate, the skin microbiome offers rich opportunity for innovative players to deliver exciting product strategies.
Skin microbiota and claims substantiation
Skinobs offer advice on how to evaluate cosmetic activity on the microbiome and also collate a range of expert industry views on the topic.
Ethylhexylglycerin respects the microbiome
Ashland present Ethylhexylglycerin and show how its multifunctional qualities enable it to boost antimicrobial performance while protecting the microbiome.
Microbiome claims: to do or not to do?
This article from TRI Princeton presents an overview of the skin microbiome and also the influence of cosmetic ingredients and the claims that can be made based on their activity.
Reshaping body care with biotech microalgae
Provital’s microalgae-extracted active aims to promote positivity and reshape body care from multiple perspectives.
Marine ingredients for a sustainable blue economy
Cobiosa’s marine-derived ingredients take advantage of the valuable chemical properties while being committed to preserving the delicate ecosystems.
Minimalist ingredients for today’s hair care routine
To aid consumers seeking minimal ingredients lists, SNF has developed a range of cationic rheology modifiers that are multifunctional, vegan, and sustainable.
Tea tree oil for Demodex blepharitis
The pandemic has focused attention on anti- viral and anti-bacterial claims within the personal care industry, perhaps making the world a safer place long into the future.
Male grooming products for a new generation
Creating the right experience is so important for any new product, and men’s products are no exception. This article from Dynamic Blending analyses the psychology behind men’s products.
Because men care about their personal care
Kao offer some innovative formulation ideas for modern personal care products for men.
Products for male grooming and physiology of male skin
It is no longer enough just to re-brand an existing female focused skin care product, and understanding male skin’s physiology is vital for effective men’s products.
Clinical testing for a booming men’s sector
Princeton Consumer Research highlight testing strategies for the key product areas within male grooming
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in-cosmetics Global 2023 - Barcelona
Fira Barcelona Gran Via
28 - 30 March 2023
NYSCC Suppliers' Day 2023
Javits Center, New York
2 - 3 May 2023
CITE Japan 2023
Pacifico Yokohama, Japan
17 - 19 May 2023
in-cosmetics Korea 2023
Hall C, Coex, Seoul, South Korea
12 - 14 July 2023
Making Cosmetics 2023
Allianz MiCo Hall 4 Gate 5 Viale L. Scarampo. Milan. Italy
22 - 23 November 2023
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