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IBR Shields Skin From Pollution for Anti-aging Benefit

IBR Ltd. created an aqueous extract of Asteriscus Graveolens to shield the skin from pollution damage.

Ashland Sources Yeast for Skin Improvement Through Circadian Regulation

Ashland applied the science of circadian regulation to skin care by creating an extract from yeast protein that may help to maintain skin’s cellular rhythm and guard against UV damage in vitro for healthy-looking skin.

Lachemi Creates Antimicrobial for Broad Application

Lachemi Chemorgs P. Ltd. introduced an antimicrobial that was optimized to exhibit a well-balanced antimicrobial spectrum against microorganisms that play a role in skin disorders such as dandruff, athlete’s foot, acne, skin odor and hand bacteria.

BiotechMarine Cultures Microalgal Cells for Antioxidant Protection

BiotechMarine, a subsidiary of Seppic, launched its first Celebrity macroalgal cell culture innovation.

Grant Discusses Water-coated Silicone Technology

At in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona, Grant Inc. will discuss its solution for dispersing standard silicone elastomers in water.

Silab Combats Oily Skin with Dog Rose Active

Oily skin has met its match with Silab’s new dog rose extract, which will be launched at in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona

AAK Launches Clear Liquid Shea Oil for Moisturization

At in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona, AAK Personal Care will discuss its latest launch, a clear liquid shea oil that softens and moisturizes the skin.

Contipro Debuts Proteasome-activating Peptide for Anti-aging

At in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona, Contipro will debut a multifunctional peptide that opens and activates proteasomes in cells for an anti-aging effect.

Croda Launches Surfactant for Cleansers with Skin Care Oils

At in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona, Croda will introduce an effective, yet mild surfactant for luxurious, advanced facial cleansers.

Naturex Introduces Quillaja-derived Surfactant

At in-cosmetics 2015 in Barcelona, Naturex will debut its natural surfactant from quillaja.

Spot-lightening Treatments

Facial pigmentation increases with age and sun exposure, and represents an aesthetic problem for many. Multiple strategies are required for the cosmetic treatment of such imperfections, including accelerating skin renewal, inhibiting free radicals, providing photoprotection, prohibiting melanin granule formation and transfer, reducing pigmentation with sequestering agents, and enhancing skin penetration. These are described here.