RECENT PRODUCT NEWS

Sustainable solubiliser

Seppic is launching Sepiclear G7, a 100% natural and sustainable solubiliser targeting the cosmetics market. The product has already won the Pierre Potier prize, awarded for innovation in sustainable chemistry.

Silicone wax launch

Grant Industries announced the launch of Gransil VX-418. The newest addition in the Gransil VX line of silicone waxes, Gransil VX-418 offers innovative texture and sensory capabilities.

Ultra-mild surfactant unveiled

A technical breakthrough in sulfate-free surfactant chemistry, Innospec’s Iselux (Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate) range has been an innovative addition to the personal care market.

New threeheaded TEWL instrument

The Tewameter, manufactured by Courage+Khazaka, is not only the most widely acknowledged instrument for the measurement of the TEWL and the barrier function of the skin, but is furthermore used for measurements on the International Space Station ISS.

Natural tanner unveiled

Symrise has launched a natural tanner SymBronze1659. The new, natural ingredient is derived from a sustainable and renewable source: the marine water microalgae Isochrysis galbana var T.ISO.

Range expanded

A new range of essential oils from around the world is now available from Omega Ingredients.

New line of sensory-driven emollients

Croda Inc is broadening the ability of personal care formulators to engineer product aesthetics with the launch of the first in a line of sensorydriven emollients, Sensemol LST.

New ester variants

Innospec has introduced two new variants of its flagship ester, Finsolv TN; C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate.

Potent anti-ageing ingredient

The DSM Personal Care Business Unit has announced the launch of Retinol GS 50, one of the most potent actives in the industry. Retinol has long been known and appreciated as one of the most effective skin care actives around.

A new generation dandruff reducer

Following the concept of ‘Wake up your hair’ throughout 2013, Greentech has recently developed Dandrilys, a complete dandruff reducer agent. Around 50% of the world’s population suffers from dandruff.

New TEWL instrument

The Tewameter, manufactured by Courage+Khazaka, is not only the most widely acknowledged instrument for the measurement of the TEWL and the barrier function of the skin, but is furthermore used for measurements on the International Space Station ISS.

New range of SLES alternatives

Sino Lion (USA) Ltd made an impact at SCS Formulate, bringing an interesting range of ingredients to the UK market by introducing their new range of SLES alternatives, the Eversoft range.

Successful event for distributor

The IMCD Personal Care team this year truly left the IMCD mark at the in-cosmetics Asia show with the ‘Clearly Different’ campaign.

Clearly different at SCS Formulate

With a passion for excellence, extensive industry knowledge and a commitment to creating value through expertise, IMCD's Personal Care business group is an international distributor of additives, actives, and functional and sensorial ingredients.

New study for anti-wrinkle peptide

A new clinical study has been conducted by Lipotec to assess the anti-wrinkle efficacy of Argireline peptide at a concentration of 2%.

Instant cosmetics campaign launched

In partnership with IMCD UK, Salvona Technologies LLC launched its campaign on Instant Cosmetics at SCS Formulate.

Fine chemicals for worldwide market

Sino Lion (USA) Ltd, part of the Zhongshi International Group China, manufactures fine chemical specialities for the worldwide market at its state-of-the-art factory located in Nangjing.

DNA protected and cells rejuvenated

UV exposure, pollutants or oxidative agents all are factors leading to accumulation of damage in our cells over the years and can downregulate genes in charge of cell longevity.

New brightening active launched

At in-cosmetics Asia 2013, Naolys, the French company specialised in plant cell culture, launched new active plant cells with a brightening activity from the Poet’s narcissus (narcissus poeticus).

Value through expertise

With a passion for excellence, extensive industry knowledge and a commitment to creating value through expertise, IMCD's Personal Care business group is an international distributor of additives, actives, and functional and sensorial ingredients.