Blue biotech is forecasted to expand at a CAGR of ~7% between 2019 and 2023 to reach US $2.5 billion,* Technavio reports.
From microalgae and marine bacteria, to extremophiles, adaptogens and fish, the sea is brimming with a wealth of renewable natural sources for cosmetic product development. Indeed, the sea covers 70% of the earth and has more biodiversity than on land, and is often quite novel due to the unique ocean environment.
However, this biodiversity has been difficult to access, until recently. In his Beauty Accelerate Virtual presentation, Colin Barrow, Ph.D., of Deakin University, will delve into microalgae for beauty and fish for answers for anti-inflammatory, anti-aging, sun protection and other skin health benefits.
Hear more on this subject at Beauty Accelerate Virtual. Taking place Nov. 2-5, 2020, this 100% virtual event is for beauty marketers, founders, executives, R&D managers and cosmetic scientists. Attendees will learn to solve innovation challenges, develop best practices for collaboration and gain knowledge on emerging innovations while navigating the disruptions of the past year…our "new normal."