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Shea Sensory Approach to Personal Care

Ingredient supplier Olvea Vegetable Oils introduced three esters to impart new sensory benefits to personal care formulations.

New Ingredient to Enhance Hair Styling Consistency

Coast Southwest launched a new alternative to polyvinyl pyrrolidone and polyvinyl alcohol—polyethyloxazoline—for hair care applications.

Evonik and Brenntag Cooperate on Hydrogen Peroxide and Peracetic Acid

Evonik Industries is introducing new hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid grades for drug, medical products and cosmetics manufacturers.

Mouse Study Identifies Target for Itch and Eczema Treatment

According to Rachel Brem, geneticist and associate professor at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, in Novato, California, an estimated 10% to 20% of the population will suffer from chronic itch at some point in their life.

Berkem Fights Glycation and Wrinkles

Berkem presented the active ingredient, Berkemyol potentilla, which highlighted an anti-aging formulation concept.

Shiseido and Burberry Deal Delivers Fragrance and Makeup to Japan

Burberry will distribute its fragrances and makeup products in Japan via Shiseido (Tokyo).

Formulating Shampoo: Strategies, Dandruff and Ingredients

This column reviews basic shampoo formulation strategies then looks to dandruff mechanisms and the ingredients and strategies used to address it, including new concepts on the horizon for future product development.

Nature-inspired Innovation

The intersection of R&D and consumer needs.

Eufora ‘Potion’ for Hair Improvement

Eufora announced the launch of ElixirONE, a product designed to sync with hair to create body, movement and shine in response to each individual’s hair type or texture.

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Apply Topically: A Guide to Formulating

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