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Oct 28, 2014 | 02:48 PM CDT

BASF Unveils African Pea Extract for Epidermal Rejuvenation

By: Katie Anderson

At the IFSCC Congress 2014 in Paris, BASF unveiled an extract of the bambara pea that rejuvenates the epidermis for a more youthful appearance.

Oct 28, 2014 | 02:16 PM CDT

Prod'hyg Debuts Cell Energizing Blackcurrant Bud Extract

By: Katie Anderson

At in-cosmetics Asia in Bangkok, Prod'hyg will be discussing its blackcurrant bud extract that was designed to energize and oxygenate the skin.

Oct 28, 2014 | 10:25 AM CDT

Researchers Find Fat Burning Action in Adenosine

By: Katie Anderson

Researchers from the University Hospital Bonn have reported that adenosine may stimulate brown fat to burn off undesirable white fat cells.

Oct 27, 2014 | 02:59 PM CDT

Read the Label Online: St. Ives Even & Bright Pink Lemon and Mandarin Orange Scrub

St. Ives Even & Bright Pink Lemon and Mandarin Orange Scrub
By: Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting Inc.

Unilever’s St. Ives Even & Bright Pink Lemon & Mandarin Orange Scrub takes advantage of two hot trends in the cosmetic industry by using natural exfoliants in the “brightening” category. This column will review the ingredient listing for functionality and claims substantiation.

Oct 27, 2014 | 09:57 AM CDT

Dobos Joins Sun Chemical as Technical Manager of Cosmetics

By: Katie Anderson

Kelly Dobos has joined Sun Chemical as technical manager of cosmetics for the Americas.

Oct 23, 2014 | 05:03 PM CDT

Patent Picks—Venus Flytrap, Cross-linked Silk, Wax Plant and More for Anti-aging and Skin Repair

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Patent Picks are compiled by the editors from publicly available sources. This edition features recent inventions related to lifting, antioxidants, delivery, collagen production, density and more for anti-aging and skin repair.

Oct 23, 2014 | 01:06 PM CDT

Registration Still Open for in-cosmetics Asia 2014

By: Jeff Falk

Online visitor registration closes October 28 for the 2014 edition of in-cosmetics Asia 2014 (November 4-6, 2014) held in Bangkok; 400 of the industry’s largest personal care ingredient supplier companies to showcase ideas and cutting-edge technology.

Oct 23, 2014 | 09:35 AM CDT

India Bans Importation of Cosmetics Tested on Animals

By: Katie Anderson

On Oct. 13, 2014, India's Ministry of Health and Welfare made an addition to its Drugs and Cosmetics Rules that prohibited the importation of cosmetics that are tested on animals.

Oct 22, 2014 | 12:00 PM CDT

DSM Maps Facial TEWL/Hydration Among Varying Ethnicities

By: Katie Anderson

DSM Personal Care has partnered with the University of Limpopo, Newtone Technologies and AVR Consulting to run a study on facial hydration and barrier function in different ethnicities.

Oct 22, 2014 | 11:35 AM CDT

Clariant Introduces Sustainable African Oil for Hair and Skin

By: Katie Anderson

Clariant has introduced a multifunctional African hair oil that has benefit for both hair and skin. Plantasens Abyssinian Oil is a versatile oil that presents an opportunity for personal care formulators to combine natural product claims supporting radiant skin and lustrous, healthy hair for consumers.