The lab-focused program features Univar Solutions technical experts around the world who leverage partner suppliers' ingredients to boost product efficacy and quality and overcome formulation challenges.
The program also includes a website with digital content, like videos, focused on product development issues, as well as access to select concept formulations to inspire innovation.
Key areas of focus for BeautyLAB include eco-friendly, science-backed, high-performance formulas, per the company, with particular specialty in areas such as sun care (mineral or chemical), skin care (serums, creams, lotion hybrids, etc.) and hair care.
In the sun care sector, for instance, Univar Solutions has developed a video series, #sunschool, to address common challenges. The platform also offers access to concept formulas such as the Work Harder SPF 50 Sport Spray, Clear & Bright Sunscreen Stick SPF 30, Invisible Defense Silicone Sunscreen Gel In Vitro SPF 30, Protect & Play Hybrid Priming Cream SPF 25, and many more.