April 2018 Roundup: UV Filters & Anti-aging

Sun care is a staple in the personal care industry—Euromonitor valued the market at $9.8 billion in 2017, and it is expected to rise as formats for sun protection products and ingredients continue to evolve. This month's collection of sun care and anti-aging ingredients play into this innovative market.

MMP, Inc.'s Phytocytol BLM 95

Containing several botanical extracts, this ingredient is able to absorb UV and scavenge radicals without causing inflammation.

Bio-Botanica Inc.'s Puresterol

Derived from what translates to "miracle root" in Thai, this active ingredient has rejuvenating and anti-aging benefits.

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products' Zemea Propanediol

This solvent can be used in broad-spectrum facial moisturizers and sunscreens to improve sensory aesthetics of a formulation while improving the efficacy of sunscreen actives.

Grant Industries' Empowering Formulas

These "super hero" ingredients are able to overcome various skin and formulation challenges, including sensory and stabilizing issues.

Ichimaru Pharcos Co., Ltd.'s Chrono Chardy

This ingredient reduces signs of aging and improves the function of the skin barrier by enhancing the actions of the circadian clock during both the day and night.