Addition to sales team

TRI-K has announced that Michael Boller has joined TRI-K Industries as an E-Sales Executive. Michael previously worked with Dimensional Merchandising, as as a process engineer.

Discover beauty food from the sea

In 2 years, Vegan claims have increased by +44%. Healthy ingredients are also popular since 54% of consumers are interested in ingredients from the Health category with demonstrated benefits for beauty applications.

Suppliers' Day moved to May 2021

This year's NYSCC Suppliers' Day in New York has been moved to May 2021 as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. During the pandemic, the NYSCC has been heavily focusing on its online educational programme, which will continue.

Exhibitions capitalise on renewed appreciation for human contact

The natural, clean beauty trend has been steadily growing for a while; however, acquiring mass resonance and becoming deeply relevant to millions of people in a matter of months, takes it from a trend to a mass lifestyle shift.

New discoveries on compromised skin microbiota

In 2019, SILAB established a research partnership with Dr Richard Gallo, an expert on skin microbiota in San Diego (UCSD), to improve understanding of the role of skin microbiota in the inflammatory process characteristic of compromised skin.

Platinum sustainability award for natural actives company

Lipoid Kosmetik has been awarded the highest EcoVadis Platinum medal for their sustainable business practises and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) achievements.

New alternative to sandalwood launched

BASF Nutrition & Health and Isobionics are launching their first joint product, Isobionics Santalol. Thanks to its woody odour profile, the new fragrance in BASF's portfolio is a convincing alternative to sandalwood oil.

Sustainability awards open for entries

This year’s Sustainable Beauty Awards is now open to entries. Organised by Ecovia Intelligence, the aim of the Sustainable Beauty Awards is to give recognition to operators who are pushing the boundaries of sustainability in the beauty industry.

Re-launch for UK cosmetics association

Cosmetics Cluster UK has announced that it is now an independent registered charitable company - Cosmetics Cluster UK Ltd (CCUK), beginning a new phase in the evolution of the Cluster in its aim to be a ‘network of networks’.

World of Chemistry: At Home Live with Personal Care magazine

As part of NYSCC's At Home Live 2.0, 'The World of Chemistry' launched this week with on demand programmes that will deliver a global perspective on solutions, formulation and regulations from Europe, Asia and South America.

Ingredients for wellness and beauty

Natura-Tec has been highlighting their ingredients to help consumers return to a more normal existence after a long lockdown.

Protection from the sun while respecting the planet

Lubrizol Life Science – Beauty (LLS Beauty) has introduced Sunhancer Eco SPF booster. It is a patent-pending, naturally-derived technology that increases SPF and is compatible with both organic and inorganic sunscreen actives.

New alternative for animal-derived collagen

Collagen has always been a trusted traditional ingredient to maintain strength and elasticity of skin, hair and nails. However, consumers are increasingly moving away from animal derived ingredients to more natural and/or vegetable-based ingredients.

Skin tech firm make first international hire

Skin tech company, Cutitronics, has appointed Virginie Darteyre as country sales manager in Paris to meet growing market demand in France.

Digital sustainability conference to take place

Croda will host a two-day, global, digital experience, bringing together specialists, pioneers and professional market references to present and discuss how to create a more climate, land and people positive world.

New partner for personalisation project

CPI, an independent technology innovation centre and founding member of the UK Government’s High Value Manufacturing Catapult, has announced that it is a partner in a collaborative project working to benefit European fast-moving consumer goods.

Natural colour range treats hair kindly

Lubrizol Life Science Beauty has announced the launch of its first sustainable hair colour solution. Naturange, a range of hybrid permanent hair color formulations, is made with up to 88% natural-derived ingredients for gentle, lasting colour.

Partnership for wax distribution extended

Azelis has announced an extension of its distribution agreement with Micro Powders, Inc. (MPI), an international leader in the wax technology industry. Effective immediately, Azelis distributes in India all MPI's range for the personal care industry.

New active to help firm sagging skin

There are almost a billion women over 50 worldwide with specific personal care needs. A consumer study identified skin sagging as one of the major signs of ageing being accentuated by menopause.

The 10 most sought-after Men's Grooming Ingredients

The male grooming industry is big business, exploding into a multi-billion global enterprise according to Statista. For modern men, skin care and grooming are increasingly important. Gone are the days of reaching for any cream or shampoo available.