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Oct 21, 2016
The use of phytosterols is proposed here to retard the deterioration of cosmetic emulsions caused by perfume degradation. For the described tests, phytosterols from crude rice bran oil, a natural and economic choice, were used. A simple and easily controlled technique is described through which the phytosterols provided the desired results.
Oct 19, 2016
Symrise presented two approaches to hair care: the KeraSym family of active hair care ingredients and Beauty+ Multi-Ethnic hair care program. The launch was at in-cosmetics 2016 in Saõ Paulo, Brazil, where the company's Global Hair Care Center will be located.
Oct 18, 2016
The Spectrastat™ Series may be used in anhydrous and surfactant systems, and emulsions. All are completed, high-performing systems that pass challenge tests every time.
Oct 17, 2016
Givaudan's Vegetan Gold ingredient, produced via a green process, offers formulators a transparent, eco-friendly DHA oil for self tanners and other applications. Plus, it won "gold" at the Sepawa Congress. That's quite a few feats. And color adjectives.
Oct 14, 2016
A new marine-derived ingredient from Lipotec is all talk. And action. Not to mention the fact that it just won the gold.
Oct 13, 2016
Black—or pearlescent black, rather—is the new black. At least, that's what Sun Chemical believes. It launched a new effect pigment during in-cosmetics Latin America.
Oct 13, 2016
BASF’s latest bioactive botanical, Dermagenist™, revives aged fibroblasts, resulting in improved skin firmness and a strengthened matrix. Dermagenist is an Origanum majorana leaf extract powder that restores balance to the skin cycle by altering the epigenetic patterns of cells to reverse the signs of aging
Oct 10, 2016
This seventh and final video in our triclosan series with David Steinberg gives the history of how contaminated antibacterial cleansers led to safely preserved cosmetics. It also highlights how preservative-free and natural movements are unraveling product safety.
Oct 5, 2016
Whether taking off makeup, cleansing a baby's face or wiping down after a workout, Babo Botanicals' 3-in-1 Multi-Tasking Cleansing Wipes can benefit children and adults in a variety of ways.
Oct 4, 2016
Think back. . .several months ago, we produced a free e-book about color ingredients and formulas. Did you download it? Was it useful? We want to know. Please take our survey--and tell us what other books you'd like to see.
Oct 4, 2016
A new license allows Growblox to convert cannabis plants to oil, which can be used to manufacture beauty aids, cosmetics and other products.
Oct 3, 2016
Biowax® is a series of water-soluble silicones suitable for a variety of personal care and cosmetic applications. Our PEG-8 Dimethicone provides significant slip and cushion in most skin care applications. It is an excellent texture modifier and can also provide secondary emulsification in challenging systems.