Lucas Meyer takes in-cosmetics Asia actives gold award

Lucas Meyer Cosmetics won gold in the Best Active Ingredient award category at the in-cosmetics Asia trade show in Bangkok for Immunight.

BASF invests in US synthetic peptide start-up 3Helix

BASF has invested in US start-up 3Helix, which has developed a proprietary collagen-hybridizing peptide (CHP) technology.

US Food and Drug Administration issues MoCRA update

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has published an update related to cosmetic product facility registration/product listing mandated by the Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act of 2022 (MoCRA).

Ashland principal scientist Roger McMullen awarded SCC top gong

The US Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) has awarded its highest annual honour to Ashland's principal scientist Roger McMullen for his technical contributions to the industry.

Vytrus Biotech awarded €575k Spanish funding for dermocosmetics R&D

Vytrus Biotech has secured €575,000 ($608,500) funding from the Spanish government for the development of new technologies in the field of dermocosmetics.

Croda breaks ground at Chinese facility in Guangzhou

Croda International has broken ground at a greenfield site in Guangzhou that will become its new multipurpose production facility for fragrances and beauty actives ingredients in China.

Bioingenium invests €1.5m in Barcelona production plant

Spanish contract development and manufacturing organisation Bioingenium is investing €1.5m ($1.59m) in a Barcelona production plant to extend its line of active ingredients for the cosmetic industry.

Apoena Biotech appoints Greenact to distribute ingredients in Brazil

Brazilian personal care ingredient maker Apoena Biotech has appointed Greenact to distribute its products in the domestic market.

Clariant to acquire Lucas Meyer Cosmetics for $810m

Swiss speciality chemical company Clariant has agreed to acquire personal care ingredient maker Lucas Meyer Cosmetics from IFF for $810m.

CaliSCC Suppliers’ Day kicks off in Long Beach

The California Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) Suppliers' Day exhibition and conference opens today at the Long Beach Convention Centre.

BASF to host Sustainable Beauty Days on 15-16 November

BASF is inviting industry professionals to participate in its online Sustainable Beauty Days event to be held on 15-16 November.

LipoTrue joins the United Nations Global Compact

Spanish personal care ingredient maker LipoTrue has joined the UN Global Compact, a voluntary initiative focused on corporate social responsibility.

Mintel identifies ‘profound’ global beauty trends for 2024

Market intelligence outfit Mintel has revealed three global trends it believes will have a "profound impact" on the beauty and personal care industry in 2024.

Personal Care Product Council hikes INCI application fee

The Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) has announced a hike in INCI (International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient) application fees to $1,000 from 1 January.

in-cosmetics Asia 2023 award finalists revealed

The organiser of the in-cosmetics Asia 2023 trade show has revealed a 20-strong shortlist for this year’s Innovation Zone awards.

Making Cosmetics reveals ten-year anniversary show highlights

The organiser of Making Cosmetics has revealed what visitors can expect at the tenth edition of the trade show in Milan next month.

IMCD celebrates ten years of operations in the Americas

IMCD is celebrating ten years of being a distributor, formulator and solutions provider of speciality chemicals and ingredients in the Americas.

Silab publishes results of university partnerships research

French personal care active producer Silab has revealed details about four papers, recently published in academic journals, related to skin care research in partnership with universities.

Education programme details revealed for in-cosmetics Asia

The organisers of next month’s in-cosmetics Asia have released details of education programme speakers set to take to the stage at the Bangkok trade show.

Trade bodies back European Parliament support for CLP rules revision

Cosmetics Europe and the International Fragrance Association (IFRA) have backed European Parliament support for the revision of Classification, Labeling and Packaging of Chemical Substances and Mixtures (CLP) regulations.

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