Recent in Natural/Botanical (page 8 of 12)
Aug 11, 2009
Lush Cosmetics has reformulated its soaps with a palm-free base in effort to eliminate palm oil from its products. By reformulating using a palm-free soap base, the company reports it will reduce the amount of palm oil it uses by 133,000 pounds/year.
Jun 30, 2009 | Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine
Fresh from the SCC Annual Scientific Seminar in Chicago, I sat down to write this piece with tinted glasses. Cosmetics R&D has expressed a growing weariness of natural and green-not for the design of products that are eco-compatible, but for the claims that often accompany them, fertilizing false perceptions that ultimately have grown this market segment.
Jun 11, 2009
After six years of intensive work and an international public consultation over three months, the European Cosmetics Standards Working Group has published the COSMOS-standard.
Jun 3, 2009
Organic product company eos has launched a line of three organic lip balms that are formulated for moisture and packaged to avoid germ transmission.
Apr 30, 2009
Laboratoires Expanscience has launched a natural cherry powder exfoliant for skin care derived from the pits of the Montgomery cherry.
Feb 17, 2009
Due to an aging population and a growing desire for more natural ingredients, botanical actives has seen growth in the personal care market, according to a study by Kline & Company.
Jan 16, 2009
As part of its Green Chemistry Initiative, the California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published its six policy recommendations to strengthen the protection of public health.
Dec 22, 2008
Pierce Mattie PR has named what it finds to be the top 10 ingredients in beauty for 2009.
Dec 16, 2008
The A.M.I. Encyclopedia offers direct access to a volume of knowledge on the plant world. It brings together technical information on plants for cosmetic, phytotherapy and well-being food use.
Dec 5, 2008
The CAS Registry now boasts 40 million organic and inorganic substances, according to the organization.
Nov 25, 2008
Hairstylist Wayne Ground has launched a hair care line based on 100% vegan protein ingredients.
Nov 11, 2008
Eco Lips has created a 99% organic and 100% edible lip line.