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Mibelle launches anti-grey essence

Mibelle Biochemistry’s new-launch MelanoGray, an essence made from Chios mandarins that “markedly reduces the quantity of grey hair in both men and women”

MS Beautilab acquires GI Picco’s

As part of its France’s solid skincare and make-up strategy MS Beautilab has acquired GI Picco’s, which, it said “strengthens MS Beautilab’s product assortment and thus completes its historical know-how”

LSI rebrands as Arxada

LSI, the former Lonza Specialty Ingredients, has taken the name Arxada as of 21 October. Based in Basel, it was launched as an independent business in July after being sold by Lonza

Arbor publishes study on Replenology

Arbor Life Labs has published the results of a clinical trial showing that its patent-pending botanical Replenology hair system can both prevent hair loss and activate dormant follicles

Sustainable patchouli programme extended

Symrise and Van Aroma are expanding their sustainable patchouli programme, which began in Sulawesi in 2017, to another major Indonesian island of Sumatra

Milliken acquires Encapsys

Milliken & Company has formally acquired microencapsulation specialist Encapsys from the Cypress Performance Group

First ‘digital skincare advisor experience’ in India

Indian platform for fashion brands Myntra has joined forces with Revieve, a “personalised digital brand experience company” for the beauty, skin, health and wellness to launch the Digital Skincare Advisor

New insights from BASF at IFSCC

BASF and its research partners are sharing their latest scientific findings in skin and hair care, by means of both podium presentations and posters at this year’s IFSCC conference

Sustainability partners in Japan

Japanese firms Kao and Kosé have agreed to “embark on comprehensive collaboration in the cosmetics sustainability domain"

Symrise has files patents for Hydrolite 7 green

Symrise is filing a range of patent applications with the launch of its new multifunctional ingredient for product protection. Hydrolite 7 green is a 100% bio-based 1,2-alkanediol derived from sustainably sourced castor bean oil.

Acme-Hardesty partners Green Mountain

Acme-Hardesty, a division of Jacob Stern & Sons, has agreed to be the distribution partner of China’s Green Mountain Biotech for the personal care industry in the US

Review: Sandalwood oil “has more benefits than CBD oil”

According to a scientific review of existing studies by Australian firm Quintis Sandalwood, Indian sandalwood oil has more scientifically proven benefits than CBD oil. This, Quintis said, makes it “a good alternate in cosmetic applications"

New MD at Biesterfeld

Chemicals and ingredients distributor Biesterfeld Spezialchemie has appointeed Sergej Lazovic to be its joint managing director, along with Peter Wilkes

Brewery waste to cosmetics

According to a new publication by researchers from Italian company Recusol and the Universities of Camerino and Bologna, waste from the production of craft beers “can be an interesting source of phenols for the preparation of skin anti-ageing”

DSM active counters AGEs

DSM has carried out in vitro studies that found its Alpaflor Edelweiss CB organic plant extract counters the negative effects of advanced glycation end products

Three pillars for CPL

CPL Aromas, the largest fragrance-only fragrance house in the world, focused on three ‘forward-looking pillars’ in its presence at Beautyworld Middle East on 5-7 October

Provital’s project wins IRRC

Provital has become the first cosmetic ingredients supplier to obtain an Internationally Recognised Certificate of Compliance under the Nagoya Protocol

Mane Kancor spices things up

Mane Kancor Ingredients, an Indian specialist in spice extracts has opened a new 2,200 m2 innovation centre at its Angamaly campus in Kochi with a virtual ceremony that was addressed by CEO Jean Mane

Firmenich opens 'Studio Guangzhou'

Firmenich has formally opened its new customer experience studio in Guangzhou, its first integrated sensorial centre in southern China

Growth in Citrefine team

Citrefine International, a UK company that makes the Citridiol brand of naturally sourced actives for insect repellent products, has revealed that its team has grown by 58% since the start of 2020

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