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Natural Plant Actives Extracts by the Dozen

Alban Muller recently launched not just six, eight or even 10, but 12 new Cosme-Phytamis to continue expanding its line of 100% natural plant actives extracts.

Whitening Marine Active to Clarify Skin

In a goal to reinforce its expertise in marine glycobiology, while already working on innovations coming from those technologies in marine glycobiology, Lessonia introduced fucowhite, a marine active ingredient certified as organic.

Global Guerbet Alcohols Market on the Rise

A boom in the beauty and cosmetics industry has many reaching for multifunctional products, which may lead to a rise in the global guerbet alcohols market in coming years.

Merck KGaA Launches a Red Hot Pigment

Get REDdy to paint the town red with Merck KGaA's Ronastar Red Allure, an effect pigment developed for the cosmetics industry. The matte, burgundy-red can be used in color cosmetics and to mattify texture.

Evonik Helps 'De-stress Your Skin'

People should not have to deal with stressed skin due to an overload of physical or mental stress, in addition to any other burdens such as the environement. Evonik's experts identified a palette of active ingredients to help "De-stress your skin."

A Chilling Pine Ingredient to Benefit Skin

You don’t need to go miles high to give skin a cloud nine feeling. However, Mibelle’s pine ingredient, pinolumin is derived from the chilly Alps and is utilized to lessen skin irritation and inflammation.

Provision Delivers Mindful Luxury

"If my products help people to take a moment for themselves each day, my dream will be realized.”

Color Pigments Valued to Reach $11.57 Billion by 2021

With facial makeup applications leading the color pigments industry, MarketsandMarkets published a report, projecting for this market to reach over $11.5 billion by 2021.

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Pigment

Get ready to "wow" with the silver sparkling pigment Merck KGaA launched. Ronastar Frozen Jewel can be added to premium cosmetics and high-quality body care products to add a twinkle.

Fantastic Feats of Protean Cosmetic Ingredients

Protean refers to flexible, versatile and adaptable ingredients, which assume many roles in formulations. Several notable multi-tasking ‘stars’ such as these are in the cosmetic raw materials universe. Their astonishing behaviors are described here.

The Many Faces of Microemulsions: Converting Challenges to Step-change Opportunities, part II

Microemulsions present a means to convert the challenges faced by the personal care industry into step-change opportunities. This review considers the features of microemulsions, their applications and various means of preparing them.

DSM Assembles a Five-star Anti-pollution Solution

Assembling five of its top skin care actives, DSM has developed a "Five Actives—Five Actions" approach to protect skin against the effects of pollution.

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