Recent in Feel Enhancer (page 5 of 6)

Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride

Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride (GHPTC) is one of the most widely used cationic polymers in the personal care industry, employed primarily as a conditioning agent in shampoos and body washes. In many of these rinse-off products, it is also a critical deposition aid for the delivery of active ingredients and hydrophobic conditioning agents, e.g., silicones, to the skin and hair.

Do More with Less Using Multifunctional Additives

The use of multifunctional raw materials allows formulators to use less resources, an immediate cost saving. This can also economize warehouse space, saving time, energy and order processing, all while adding multiple benefits to finished cosmetic products.

NuSil Debuts CareSil Unit of Skin Care Silicones

NuSil Technology LLC will enter the skin care market with its debut of CareSil, a new business unit in silicone materials for skin care.

Organic Avocado and Coconut Butters for Skin and Hair from Naturochim

At in-cosmetics in Paris, Naturochim will introduce the latest additions to its Premium Organic line of butters, avocado and a coconut.

Formaldehyde-free Straightening and Sensory Aesthetics in Water-based Products from Grant

Grant Industries has created a mercapto-containing dimethicone copolymer to improve adhesion to fiber surfaces in straightening, styling and anti-frizz applications. It has also launched two sensory-enhancing silicone materials for water-based applications.

Sensification: The Science Behind Sensory Innovation

Consumer demand for a pleasurable sensory experience extends to everything they touch, including cosmetic emulsions. Croda has evaluated many of its multifunctional, patented emulsifiers in a simple system (water, same emollient, emulsifier, preservative) and mapped out the sensory properties for each.

Rice and Bamboo Exfoliator Beads for Skin Care

Impact Colors has launched rice and bamboo exfoliators for skin care to serve as natural alternatives to polyethylene microbeads.

DuPont Awards Innovative Propanediol Use

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Company LLC has launched an Innovation Award program for companies using its Zemea Propanediol in their cosmetic and personal care ingredients or formulations.

Seppic and Coatex Partner for Personal Care Polymers

Seppic has entered into a partnership with Coatex to develop a new line of personal care polymers. Under the agreement, the new line of polymers will be manufactured by Coatex and marketed by Seppic.

Silicone Copolymer Emulsion for Hair Moisturization

Dow Corning has launched a silicone hair moisturizer for premium shampoos, rinse-off conditioners and leave-in conditioners.

Improving Skin Feel With ProBarrier CLR

ProBarrier CLR constitutes the perfect solution for cosmetic chemists aiming to develop formulations that achieve an extra protective effect on the skin.

Succinic Acid Emollients for Natural Skin Feel and Shine

Inolex has launched a range of 100% natural and sustainable emollients using bio-based succinic acid from BioAmber.

Can't find what you're looking for? Try searching, or looking through past issues.