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Jan 21, 2015 | 09:21 AM CST

Naolys Introduces Lilac for Hair Repair and Shine

By: Katie Anderson

Naolys is using lilac to repair and add shine to hair. Healthy Shine Lilac has a multifunctional effect on hair, acting on all three parts of the hair: the root, the scalp and the shaft.

Jan 20, 2015 | 02:13 PM CST

More and More, Beauty Synonymous With Wellness

By: Jeff Falk

Wellness as beauty is a bottom up development that is, and has been, 100% driven by changes in consumer behavior and regimes. Words such as 'energy' and 'de-stressing' resonate with consumers, and it is up to brand owners to adapt their products to meet the demands of beauty as wellness.

Jan 16, 2015 | 01:06 PM CST

Modeling the Dynamics of Hair Movement

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

The dynamics of hair movement are of particular interest to product developers because they are important to consumers. In relation, computer animation and 3D modeling expert Norman Badler, PhD, of the University of Pennsylvania, will discuss ways to model the dynamics of hair movement during the Cosmetics & Toiletries Summit.

Jan 14, 2015 | 09:24 AM CST

Cosmetagora Presents Formulation Latest in Paris

SFC president Claudie Willemin (second from the left) with representatives from the three winners of Cosmetagora's formulation prize.
By: Katie Anderson

Although recent events cast a cloud over the city of light, the cosmetic industry showed its determination to continue with discussions on cosmetic innovation at the Société Française de Cosmétologie's (SFC) Cosmetagora.

Jan 14, 2015 | 08:47 AM CST

Penford Develops Biobased Conditioning Polymer for Skin and Hair

By: Katie Anderson

Penford Products, a division of Penford Corp., introduced a biobased deposition and conditioning polymer for personal care.

Jan 14, 2015 | 08:25 AM CST

Coast Southwest Hires Personal Care Director

By: Katie Anderson

Richard D. Hersey joined Coast Southwest as senior director of business development for personal care.

Jan 13, 2015 | 03:00 PM CST

Rahn Sources the Sea Floor for Natural Exfoliant

By: Katie Anderson

Rahn introduced a mechanical exfoliating agent derived from a sediment on the sea floor. Fossil Peeling Powder (INCI:Diatomaceous Earth) is a medium granulometry powder with good skin properties and compatibility.

Jan 13, 2015 | 02:33 PM CST

South Korea May Be Ending Animal Testing for Cosmetics

By: Katie Anderson

Reports are circulating that South Korea's Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) has published a "5 Year Plan for Animal Welfare" that establishes a plan to phase out animal testing for cosmetic products and eventually cosmetic ingredients.

Jan 13, 2015 | 09:19 AM CST

DSM Names South Asia Distributor

By: Katie Anderson

DSM Personal Care signed a new distributor agreement with Mascot Universal Pvt. Ltd. to sell DSM's cosmetic ingredients in South Asia. The agreement was effective Jan. 1, 2015.

Jan 09, 2015 | 03:38 PM CST

Uneven Skin Tone: Causes and Treatments

By: Katerina Steventon, FaceWorkshops

Uneven skin is a common complain for women today; however, treatment for uneven skin will differ depending on the underlying causes. However, two approaches commonly used are personalized skin care and facial massage, which are adapted if the uneven tone is caused by redness, desquamation, pigmentation or lifestyle choices.