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Beauty of opportunity

The 2019 ASCC Annual Conference will be held in Western Australia at the historic Esplanade Hotel in Fremantle from May 7– May 9.

Award-winners announced in Paris

in-cosmetics Global unveiled the winners of its Innovation Zone Best Ingredient Awards 2019 – a celebration of the most cutting-edge personal care ingredients that have been launched in the past six months.

in-cosmetics Global’s Innovation Zone: Olea Vitae PLF from Vytrus Biotech

Ahead of in-cosmetics Global, we shine a spotlight on some of the most innovative ingredients and formulas set to be on display at the show’s popular Innovation Zone, all of which will launch at the show or in the six months before.

in-cosmetics Global’s Innovation Zone: Oat BioBeads from Oat Cosmetics

Ahead of in-cosmetics Global, we shine a spotlight on some of the most innovative ingredients and formulas set to be on display at the show’s popular Innovation Zone, all of which will launch at the show or in the six months before.

Indie Trail to launch at in-cosmetics Global in Paris

The 30th edition of in-cosmetics Global will provide an excellent opportunity for R&D professionals to source the latest ingredient innovations and discover the trends shaping the global beauty industry. For the first time, the show will play host to an Indie Trail, curated in response to the growing presence of indie brands in the industry.

in-cosmetics Global’s Innovation Zone: Micromica MK-200PG from Nagase Personal Care

Ahead of in-cosmetics Global, we shine a spotlight on some of the most innovative ingredients and formulas set to be on display at the show’s popular Innovation Zone, all of which will launch at the show or in the six months before.

in-cosmetics Global’s Innovation Zone: Ecofil B110 from Eckart GmbH

Ahead of in-cosmetics Global, we shine a spotlight on some of the most innovative ingredients and formulas set to be on display at the show’s popular Innovation Zone, all of which will launch at the show or in the six months before.

Several changes to UK team

Aston Chemicals has announced that Tom Hitch has been promoted to the position of European sales and strategy manager, Justyna Pniewska has been promoted to become Polish sales manager, and Julia Bourne has been promoted to the role of supplier and business development manager.

UK businesses acquired

On February 22nd 2019, Harke Group, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany acquired Chemlink Specialities Ltd and Addi-Tec Ltd, both formerly businesses within the Chemlink Group in Manchester, UK.

Dermocosmetics the ‘next big thing’ in skin care

‘Prevention over cure’ is the buzz phrase currently doing the rounds in the beauty industry. According to a new report – published by Euromonitor International and in-cosmetics Global – the use of ‘dermocosmetics’ skin care products, which go beyond protection and into the realms of prevention, is on the rise.

in-cosmetics Global’s Innovation Zone: Detoxondria from Codif TN

Ahead of in-cosmetics Global, we shine a spotlight on some of the most innovative ingredients and formulas set to be on display at the show’s popular Innovation Zone, all of which will launch at the show or in the six months before.

Personal Care speaks with Emmanuelle Moeglin

Emmanuelle Moeglin is founder and in-house perfumer at Experimental Perfume Club. She will lead a session at in-cosmetics Global on ‘Personalisation, customisation, bespoke making “made-to-measure” a success on Tuesday 2 April at 12:00. The session will explore the different approaches for personalisation in the beauty industry and beyond, analysing the key to success in the digital world, and for bricks and mortar spaces.

Senior director appointment

Elé Corporation has announced the addition of Jane Pinda as senior director of Distribution.  Jane works with Elé’s North American distributor network to further sales in each region, train their sales force, and be a catalyst for further growth. 

Responsible distribution verification

Jay Lang, executive vice president, Charkit Chemical Company, announced that the company has successfully passed its NACD Responsible Distribution verification for the current three-year cycle.

Anti-inflammatory efficacy in skin

Naturex launch Rutin, a new molecule with proven antiinflammatory and anti-oxidant properties which helps reduce skin redness.

Beauty industry gives back

The beauty industry was in Panama from February 8-13 to work with dozens of local women to provide service and education on personal care product development, hygiene and wellness and technology.

Non GMO certification

BTSA has obtained the Non GMO Project certification for its natural antioxidants and natural vitamin E. Last October , BTSA, a European company focussed on natural antioxidants, natural vitamin E and omega 3, obtained the Non-GMO Project verified certification for its main product ranges Tocobiol and Nutrabiol. With this confirmed, the company aims to continue its growth in the United States and Canadian market

Specialty surfactants business acquired

Vantage Specialty Chemicals Holdings has signed a definitive agreement to acquire LeunaTenside GmbH (“LTG”).

Good biofilms aided

Biofilms are complex habitats of microorganisms on human skin. Microbes can hide inside the protective matrix of biofilms, where they have a reduced vulnerability to antimicrobial agents.

Sustainability report released

Inolex has released its first comprehensive 2018 Corporate Sustainability Report. Echoing the beauty care industry’s rising standard of transparency, the report illustrates how Inolex, an independent global manufacturer of innovative specialty ingredients, prioritizes a culture of sustainability among its team to ensure sustainable practices are integral to its operations.