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Vantage Specialty Ingredients Launches Green Product Series

Vantage Specialty Ingredients has introduced Lipomulse Eco Series, a new addition to their product line.

Symrise Launches Plant Juice Range to Benefit Cosmetics

Symrise has launched a series of freshly pressed plant juices in its Actipone range for cosmetic applications.

Shea Sensory Approach to Personal Care

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

Nature-inspired Innovation

The intersection of R&D and consumer needs.

Corrections Regarding NPA Standards: Letter to the Editor

After reading this article, I found inaccuracies in some of the statements regarding the Natural Products Association (NPA) Natural Standard.

New Ranges Leverage Botanical/Microorganism Synergy

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.

Organic Monitor Addressing the Challenges That Come with Green Active Opportunities

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.

Challenges in Creating NPA- and WFM-compliant Natural Formulations

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.

Sabinsa Introduces Dermaceutical Composites for Personal Care

Sabinsa Corp. has introduced a line of dermaceutical composites that have a broad range of effects in personal care formulations.

Sabinsa Introduces Dermaceutical Composites for Personal Care

Sabinsa Corp. has introduced a line of dermaceutical composites that have a broad range of effects in personal care formulations.

Natural Beauty Dominance Still Up for Grabs

Despite the natural beauty and personal care market seeing a CAGR of 11.3% over the last five years and being projected to post an increase of 9.2% to reach $46 billion in 2018, no one beauty brand has a global dominance of the category.

Sustainability Push from Consumers Required for Manufacturers to Respond

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.

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