RECENT PRODUCT NEWS
This new raw material is an excellent natural thickener for oils and can convert every liquid oil into a solid product. dermofeel viscolid works with mineral oils, silicons, ester oils and vegetable oils that can be mixed with essential oils too.
Cosmythic, from French company Purextract, is a highly purified product extracted from a unique species of pine tree, at the heart of La Forêt des Landes. Cosmythic's high content of monomers and short oligomers of catechin and epicatechin promotes ingredient activity.
Like the wings on maple seeds that boost seed dispersal, natural evolution produces organisms uniquely suited for their environment or function. Inspired by this efficiency, schülke has created sensiva PA 40, an antimicrobial stabiliser blend uniquely suited for formulators’ leave-on, wet wipe and sensitive formulas.
Alban Muller has launched two new products developed in compliance with its eco-responsible approach. Developed by bringing together white hibiscus (bissap) and baobab from the Tambacounda and Louga regions, Repulpami ER targets the factors responsible for the visible signs of skin ageing.
One problem in many skin care applications is how to combine a good sustainability profile with light and attractive skin feel. The answer? AAK believe eco-design and esters like its innovative Lipex Shea Light that combine high functionality with light skin feel and a good sustainability profile are a good start.
At in-cosmetics 2013, Naolys, the French company specialised in plant cell cultures, claimed new testing results with whole plant cells from papyrus (Cyperus papyrus), the legendary plant used for writing in the ancient Egyptian civilisation.
schülke has launched a new multifunctional cosmetic additive at in-cosmetics 2013 in Paris. With the new product launch a lot of public attention was attracted. sensiva PA 30, presented in the innovation zone, was one of the 15 finalists of the Best Ingredients Award.
The skin forms a barrier that protects us against dehydration and external threats. This barrier function is provided mainly by the outer skin layer, called the epidermis. This layer is constantly renewed; cells that are shed from the outer layer, the stratum corneum, are replaced by newly formed cells from the inner layer of the epidermis.