Aug 3, 2014
After reading this article, I found inaccuracies in some of the statements regarding the Natural Products Association (NPA) Natural Standard.
Jun 6, 2014
Greentech has developed new actives from the synergies between botanicals and microorganisms. At in-cosmetics in Hamburg, the company introduced two ranges of actives: Probiophytes and Ferment’Actives.
May 7, 2014
According to Organic Monitor, the growing array of green actives is spurring innovation in the beauty and cosmetics industry, and the organization is finding that novel green ingredients also are bringing fresh technical challenges with them.
Jan 14, 2014
Where does the formulation chemist begin when facing a marketing request for a product stamped with a “natural” label claim? The first step is to identify the certifying organization or government under which the formulation is to be sold, followed by the choice of preservatives. The basic approach to composing natural products is outlined here.
Dec 17, 2013
Sabinsa Corp. has introduced a line of dermaceutical composites that have a broad range of effects in personal care formulations.
Dec 3, 2013
At recent European and Asia-Pacific events, a number of speakers suggested that consumer behavior was becoming a major barrier to sustainable development in the beauty industry.
Oct 1, 2013
Organic Monitor tracks the continuing issues in green ingredients and product development techniques for the beauty industry.