RECENT NEWS

Healthy scalp for beautiful hair

Lubrizol Life Science Beauty (LLS Beauty) has launched its first active ingredient for hair, leveraging Lipotec Active Ingredients expertise to deliver a new solution for scalp care.

New CBD venture announced

A new CBD venture has been unveiled by Botanical Origins’ CEO and COO Anáil Mitra and Jay Basu. Botanical Origins offers Broad Spectrum CBD and CBD Isolate.

Phytochemicals company acquired

Evonik has concluded a purchase agreement to acquire Wilshire Technologies, Headquartered in Princeton NJ (US), Wilshire Technologies supplies phytochemicals and derivatives to the global cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries.

Assisting with transparency and authenticity

Sustainability is at the forefront of consumers’ minds when it comes to beauty and personal care, and in 2020, the trend is projected to increase. Moreover, today’s savvy consumer expects transparency and authenticity when it comes to their beauty products.

Introducing ‘the next generation’

The Midwest Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (MWSCC) biennial main event for beauty ingredients, formulations, and delivery innovations, Teamworks, is set to take place on 8 April 2020 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, with an overarching theme: ’The Next Generation’.

Tony O’Lenick retires

After 30 years of service to Siltech and the personal care industry Mr. Tony O’Lenick has decided to retire. He leaves a legacy of having contributed to the expanded use of silicones in various personal care applications.

Resynchronizing cellular life

Realigning circadian rhythms, counteracting the effects of digital pollution, erasing signs of fatigue, delivering neurobeauty benefits with a stronger self-esteem and an overall wellbeing…

North American distribution agreed

Natura-Tec has announced its partnership with Deveraux Specialties for distribution of its products into the North American market. This close cooperation with Deveraux is designed to further enhance customer service and develop sustainable growth going forward, providing the allimportant US market with full access to Natura-Tec’s natural materials and creative research.

Sales of hemp based products to soar

The global hemp-based products market is projected to grow at an impressive CAGR of more than 23% between 2019 and 2029, surpassing a valuation of US$19Bn by 2029, according to market analysts, Fact MR.

in-cosmetics Global postponed due to Coronavirus outbreak

Reed Exhibitions has announced the postponement of in-cosmetics Global, which was due to take place at the end of March in Barcelona. In a statement they said that the event will now be moved to 30 June-2 July, but will remain in Barcelona.

COSMOS: one of the latest software features

The Coptis R&D system allows the management of centralised databases for substances, raw materials, formulas and packaging components. In real time, formulators are informed of regulatory issues, brand blacklist and market constraints with automated alerts.

Distributor joins global sustainability initiative

Azelis has announced it has joined Together for Sustainability (TfS), global initiative for sustainable supply chains. This membership follows on Azelis’ membership to UN Global Compact and Gold rating from EcoVadis.

Natural products highlighted in Barcelona

Berg + Schmidt will demonstrate its expertise in oleochemicals at in-cosmetics 2020 (Stand No. Q80) in Barcelona. Above all, the oleo experts attach great importance to naturalness: the novel B+S product BergaCare FG Olive is a natural alternative to silicone for use in skin and hair care formulations.

Highlighter concept inspired by Asian trends

Inspired by the latest Asian beauty trends, Givaudan Active Beauty developed ‘Skin Care Highlighter’, a transforming gel dedicated for the cheekbones that can be added to your skin care routine. This microbiome friendly skin perfecter is highly concentrated in active ingredients to instantly illuminate your skin for a natural and makeup free result.

Increasing transparency with palm oil initiative

Innospec has announced the company is now a member of the collaborative initiative ‘Action for Sustainable Derivatives ’ (ASD); a new cross-industry approach to maximising transparency and sustainability throughout the supply chain for palm and palm kernel oil derivatives used in beauty, home and personal care products.

Two super cocktail actives to be unveiled in Barcelona

The wellness and natural balance of all human beings remain one of Natura-Tec’s main concerns, and therefore two super cocktail actives will be launched for in-cosmetics Global 2020.

Indie Beauty partner for in-cosmetics Global

Formula Botanica has announced they are the official Indie Beauty Partner of in-cosmetics Global 2020, which takes place in Barcelona, Spain, from 31 March to 2 April.

A natural master key for skin repair and protection

Lipoid Kosmetik will present their new product SLM Eco - an all-natural, COSMOS-approved, irritation-free and skin recovering cream matrix - at in-cosmetics Global in Barcelona.

New study reveals microbiome efficacy

Emulium Mellifera MB is a natural O/W emulsifier that allows the formulation of a wide range of textures suitable for all skin types and climates. It creates natural emulsions with white and luxurious appearance, while leaving a light and smooth afterfeel.

New dates for PCHi announced

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions, organiser of the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) trade show, has announced PCHi 2020 will be rescheduled for 2-4 June 2020 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWECC).