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Comparatively Speaking: HLB vs. SLB

Efficiently formulating products using alkyl dimethicone polymers requires knowing their composition, solubility in the oil phase chosen, and a metric to understand which values are necessary for that particular oil phase. SLB is a starting point for such determinations.

Read the Label: Real Nature Avocado Sheet Mask by TheFaceShop

Formulated with avocado essence, which is rich in essential amino acids and vitamins, this product aims to provide skin with comforting moisture and nourishment. Here, Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., compares its ingredients with the label claims.

California Baby to Reformulate with Nature-derived Preservatives Developed In-house

Children's personal care brand California Baby announced plans to reformulate its products starting in September 2018. This move will enhance the company's offerings with nature-derived preservatives developed in-house.

[video] Formulating Cream-gels with IFF/Lucas Meyer

Cream-gels have attracted recent consumer attention. They've also drawn formulators' interest for their multifunctional potential. In a formulating demonstration at in-cosmetics, IFF/Lucas Meyer showed attendees how to create this product form.

[video] Wesource Presents Microbiota-focused Solutions

Wesource, SEPPC's active ingredient division, showcased two novel solutions focused on the microbiome during in-cosmetics global. Learn more from this video interview.

High-purity TiO2 for Flawless Finish

This pure, uncoated, anatase titanium dioxide helps to provide a flawless finish in foundations, concealers, correcting creams and other cosmetic products.

All For [Yu]: Givaudan Unveils Fine Fragrance Concept

An acronym for “Your Uniqueness,” [Yu] consist of 10 fine fragrances crafted with the company’s microbiome-protecting ingredient, Revivyl.

[video] Broad-spectrum, CPC-based Preservatives

Vertellus recently highlighted its Freshstat preservatives, which are based on CPC, a trusted ingredient in oral care. Learn more from this video.

Pilot Chemical Company Expands CalBlend Line

Due to its high-foaming characteristics, it can be utilized in shampoos, body washes and liquid soaps.

[video] Capsum Unveils Microfluidic Concept Formulas

The company, based Marseille, with offices in Paris, New York and Los Angeles, recently hosted an innovation gallery in New York to showcase its customized machinery and applications of the microfluidic effects it can produce.

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