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May 02, 2012 | 11:30 AM CDT

Mintel Notes Continued Growth for Deodorant Category

Roll-on deodorant

The deodorant and antiperspirant industry continues to grow, with a 16% increase recorded between 2006 and 2011, according to Mintel’s latest report.

May 02, 2012 | 08:45 AM CDT

Patent Picks—Pumice Capillary Treatment, Protein-fixing Agents and More for Hair

By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer

Chosen biweekly for their relevance to personal care, Patent Picks are taken from publicly available sources. This edition highlights patents for hair styling and repair.

Apr 30, 2012 | 01:19 PM CDT

Biodegradable Surfactants for Cleansing Applications

The Dow Chemical Company launched bio-based surfactants for personal care during In-Cosmetics in Barcelona. The products were designed to be milder to the skin and hair, and have an improved environmental profile.

Apr 30, 2012 | 12:09 PM CDT

Centella asiatica and Frankincense for Anti-aging Benefits

During In-Cosmetics 2012, Indena launched two new botanical ingredients for anti-aging skin care; one focused on 'inflammaging' and glycation, and the other on photoaging and skin discomfort.

Apr 27, 2012 | 12:35 PM CDT

Growth in Silicones Forecasted Through 2016

According to a market report by ReportsnReports, the US silicones industry is expected to grow through the year 2016, with increasing output in cosmetics and personal care products.

Apr 27, 2012 | 09:48 AM CDT

Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi)

By: Jane Evison

The Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) trade show closed its doors with “brand new record-breaking figures that reinforced the event’s relevance and prominence in China and on the world’s center stage,” according to organizer Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions.

Apr 26, 2012 | 02:03 PM CDT

FDA Issues New Guidances on Nanotechnology

The US Food and Drug Administration has issued two new draft guidances on the use of nanotechnology by the cosmetics and foods industries.

Apr 25, 2012 | 05:04 PM CDT

in-cosmetics 2012: Genomics, Holistic Approaches and Old Favorites With a Twist

In-Cosmetics Entrance
By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer

Personal care was taken very personally at in-cosmetics in Barcelona, April 17–19, 2012, as ingredient developers took R&D to a painstaking level of detail: the genome. A total of 590 exhibitors showcased everything from nutricosmetics and actives for anti-aging benefits, to new targets, partnerships and holistic approaches to ingredient development. Launches in crucial mainstay ingredients such as formulating aids, sensory materials and staple skin, sun, hair and color ingredients also abounded.