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Arctic Fungus Powers Expanding Skin Care Range

A new agreement between Aqua Bio Technology ASA and ScandiDerma will broaden the reach of the Čuvget brand.

Convenience is Key for Sun Care Products

Technavio's latest global sun care products market report points toward a rise in multifunctional and premium products entering the market, with consumer ease and use of technology in mind.

Patent Pick: Bacteria vs. Bacteria Clash Over Acne

In the acne battle, science has gotten smarter. It has gathered new intelligence on the enemy, and is directing covert operations to neutralize the source. In fact, this patent application arms rebel bacteria to do the "dirty work," on-site.

Anti-pollution Ingredients on the Rise

Various innovations, claims and tools for anti-pollution ingredients are under discussion and according to Euromonitor, the beauty and personal care industries are expected to see an increase of this trend.

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Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Sun Protection

As we settle into January, cold temperatures loom and consumers will soon hope to escape to a tropical paradise. Consider the following sun formulas to help protect them. For additional formulas and a directory of ingredients, visit the Cosmetics & Toiletries Bench Reference.

Safer Solar Protection: Going Beyond UV Defense, Part I

This two-part article is controversial. In part I, it reviews a number of concerns about the safety of traditional sunscreens. In part II, scheduled for February, the authors propose new approaches to move past these issues.

One, Two, Three Formulations as Easy as A, B, C

AAK has developed three formulas—a body cream, face polish and hand cream—that meet COSMOS requirements to offer consumers more natural and ideal selections for eco-friendly products.

Pura D’Or’s Hair Loss Prevention Therapy Energizing Scalp Serum

Pura D’Or’s Hair Loss Prevention Therapy Energizing Scalp Serum uses Skullcap Root Extract, European Wood Extract and DHT Blockers to help prevent hair loss due to breakage.

Sheet Mask Sales Will Reach $336.7 Million by 2024

Fueled by the K-beauty craze, the sheet masks market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.7% through 2024, expanding from $160.4 million in 2015 to $336.7 million in 2024.

Natural Plant Products Gains a Need for Speed

Natural Plant Products is working toward gaining speed with product development. The company's guide formulations will now come out of a newly constructed cosmetics applications lab to help formulators get their own products.

Glide Down the SymOcide C Slide

Take a ride down preservative road with Symrise's SymOcide C. This ingredient meets current preservative trends, is globally approved and holds anitmicrobial properties, among other benefits.

Natural Plant Actives Extracts by the Dozen

Alban Muller recently launched not just six, eight or even 10, but 12 new Cosme-Phytamis to continue expanding its line of 100% natural plant actives extracts.

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