Showcasing the Diversity of Beauty

The Croda Personal Care family which incorporates Sederma and Crodarom, is continuously investing in research and development to meet the ever-evolving needs of its customers while maintaining a commitment to sustainability and social responsibility.

Fighting ageing in sleep-deprived skin with IceAwake

A hectic lifestyle featuring long working hours is becoming more and more common in today’s society. To support the cellular response to stress caused by lack of sleep, Mibelle Biochemistry developed the novel active ingredient IceAwake, an extract of a Swiss glacier bacterium. Extensive studies showed that IceAwake rejuvenates the skin by energising skin cells and reducing the visible signs of premature ageing and tiredness.

Full range of natural ingredients

With our current busy lifestyle and the high pace at which we now live day by day, treating your skin with care sometimes seems like a major task. But why use different kinds of beauty products when easy-to-use products can make your life so easy? And what if they are full of natural ingredients, also providing a natural look?

New Alpha-gel creates low-cost, water-retaining skin creams

Mixtures called α-gels are thick, do not flow easily, and can hold a large quantity of water, and this means many skin care products are based on them. A group of scientists from Japan has made an α-gel with a compound resembling a main component of the moisture-holding layer on our skin. The characteristics of this α-gel indicate that it will make possible environmentally-friendly and effective skin care products with low energy-costs.

Stopping epidermal jetlag: new data published

We all have a master clock located in our brains. The preprogramed circadian rhythm is activated when our eyes perceive the blue light part of the light spectrum.

Black bee honey ferment to restore the skin’s natural microflora

Microbiome-friendly skin care and bee beauty are two hot trend topics in the cosmetics industry right now. Address them both with Black BeeOme, the new launch of Mibelle Biochemistry: A new active based on fermented honey of a rare Swiss black bee, that supports the microbiota recovery of the skin.

A unique plant cell complex with tuberose and betaine for eye contour

Naolys, the French company specialized in plant cell culture, presents an innovative plant cell complex: InitialE [PT+TMG], made of a whole native cell of Polianthes tuberosa (tuberose), containing not only its own active molecules but also natural betaine (trimethylglycine) to get a greater effect on eye contour.

Matrifuse S-1 dispersant: Creating high performance pigmented products that inspire confidence

Whether consumers are trying to achieve a natural make-up look or a full contoured face, they are expecting smooth, pigmented applications. Recently, brands such as Fenty Beauty with an inclusive purpose, brought back the light on the foundation segment with extensive shade ranges.

How relieving urban stress can improve skin comfort

With urban populations around the world increasing rapidly, more and more people are exposed to environmental stress. Pollution, the demands of professional and family life, a lack of sleep, and a general race against the clock can all affect the appearance and feel of our skin: an unhealthy-looking complexion, unpleasant sensations, pain, and irritation can all become a problem.

Naolys Angelica cells: from cell functions optimisation to skin rejuvenation

Naolys specialists in active plant cells for the cosmetics industry presents its new anti-ageing active ingredient, inspired by the healthy ageing trend, for comprehensive skin support: Optimum Life Angelica.

Alkane-based materials for personal care

Featuring the benefits of nature and science combined, Grant Industries’ new SiAPP elastomer series provides formulators with enhanced compatibility of organic materials such as natural oils, butters, and esters while maintaining the unique sensory characteristics, performance, and skin safety imparted by silicones.

Non animal-collagen set to disrupt market

Chinese biotech company JLand Biotech has announced the launch of large-scale production of collagen manufactured entirely without the use of animal parts.

DSM launches new guide to its natural, organic and sustainable beauty ingredients

Natural ingredients and green credentials are now a priority for many facial skincare users. According to a Mintel study, half of UK consumers who purchased beauty products in the last year sought products made with natural ingredients.

Advantages of new solubiliser for sunscreen actives

Hallstar has been focusing on UVA protection for over 20 years, long before the global regulatory push for higher UVA protection of the last half decade.

Plant cells from Rose from Damas to decrease wrinkles

Naolys, the French company specialised in plant cell culture present whole plant cells from the Rose from Damas for skin care and makeup applications to decrease wrinkles and firm skin.

Pale rose cells for a deep moisturising effect

Naolys, the French company leader in plant cell culture, presents HydraGeneration Pale rose, whole native cells of Rosa centifolia, with a moisturising effect to help to restore the original hydrolipidic balance.

Improving skin resilience with MossCellTec No. 1

MossCellTec is an innovative biotechnology that now makes it possible to benefit from the extreme resilience properties of moss. The resulting active ingredient MossCellTec™ No. 1 maintains cell nucleus health, a completely novel anti-ageing concept. Extensive studies have shown that MossCellTec No. 1 strengthens skin against urban aggressors and climatic changes for a more resilient skin.

MultiMoist CLR: mapping the moisturisation puzzle

CLR Berlin introduces a new cosmetic active at in-cosmetics global 2018 in Amsterdam: MultiMoist CLR.

Bionap launches Flavoslim, a sustainable ingredient to improve body shape

Since its foundation, Bionap has followed an eco-sustainable approach to produce its cosmetic ingredients, selecting by-products from the Mediterranean agri-food manufacturing and adopting green extraction practices.

All-natural raw material for skin and hair cleansing

Evonik has launched Rheance Glycolipids, a new range of all-natural ingredients for the Personal Care industry at in-cosmetics 2018.