Styling

ProTec Formulation Showcase: Hair Care

Shampoo for Dry Hair  A shampoo for dry hair with AMYLOMER™ HA CAT 75. This formulation was tested against a control formulation and shows a reduction in comb force on both wet and dry hair. Other focus ingredients include Floramac® 10 and CAPIGUARD PA. >> View Formulation Shampoo for Asian Hair Well suited for Asian... Read more »

Introducing Liponate™ Jojoba 20 for sensitive skin-friendly formulations

Vantage Personal Care™ introduces Liponate™ Jojoba 20 for sensitive skin-friendly formulations According to Nielsen Global Corporate Sustainability Report, 66% of consumers globally say they are willing to pay more for sustainable and transparent brands. In the personal care market, the need for increased traceability is not only influenced by food trends, but also resonates with... Read more »

Glucosyl Naringin: Improving skin firmness with a citrus-based polyphenol

Naringin is a natural polyphenol found in citrus fruits with a strong antioxidant activity and valuable biological actions making it a perfect candidate for a well aging strategy. However, due to its low water solubility, this molecule has been set aside from the cosmetic field. To be able to take advantage of its beneficial activities,... Read more »

Active Concepts Debuts Oil Soluble Vegan Hydrolyzed Keratin Alternative

The rising trend of vegan beauty inspires the development of new functional equivalents from a botanical source. Active Concepts meets the ethos of the new-age consumer with AC Vegan Keratin OS, a vegan and sustainable hydrolyzed keratin alternative in an oil soluble form.   Hydrolyzed keratin is a go-to strengthening protein for hair care. While... Read more »

Glucosyl Naringin: Discover How Fruits-Based Flavonoids Boost Skin Health

Aging is an ineluctable process affecting all of us, wherever we live or whoever we are. Cells lose their functionality altering progressively the skin quality and function. Visible signs appear, such as wrinkle and skin sagging. We look less healthy, less happy and more tired, finally leading to a diminution of self-esteem and social attractiveness.... Read more »

Zinclear: Zinc Oxide from Antaria/ANO

ZinClear® Zinc Oxide products can be utilised to formulate elegant sunscreens with broad spectrum (UVA and UVB absorption) and high SPF   ZinClear® is ideal for the following applications: Broad Spectrum UV protection (UVB, UVA-I, UVA-II) Mild suncare for sensitive skin types or sensitive areas (face, neck) Children’s sunscreens suitable for young skin at risk... Read more »

A New Approach to “Non-Preservative” Technologies

With novel focus on the expression of postbiotics, Active Micro Technologies is showcasing its latest solution for alternative preservation: ProBiocin V™. The culturing of the probiotic bacterium Lactobacillus acidophilus, supported by prebiotic nutrients, presents a new global approach to “non-preservative” technologies. ProBiocin V™ harnesses the benefits of prebiotic oligosaccharides to offer a competitive edge in... Read more »

Active Concepts Harnesses Mycelium Technology for Protective Hair Care

Covid-19 has accelerated economic change, including a laser focus on sustainable practices. These progressive times call for sustainable innovations with consumers advocating for ethical and natural alternative technologies. Fungi are at the forefront of an environmental and medicinal movement, making them essential for the future of the planet as well as health and innate immunity…. Read more »

INOLEX Continues with Long-Term Growth Strategy

Strong Flagship Manufacturing Operations and a Unified Global Team Reinforce the Company’s Next Phase of Growth PHILADELPHIA, PA, November 19, 2020 — INOLEX announced today that it is listing the company’s 6.2-acre property located at 2101 South Swanson Street in Philadelphia, PA for sale on the commercial real estate market. The site sale marks a... Read more »

Natural Alternative Preservation

Natural Cosmetic Preservation with Spectrastat™ Complete Solutions The Naturals & Wellness movements are driving change in beauty & personal care products and preservation is one of the most challenging areas in this respect. Preservation has to be effective and safe, in addition to meeting consumer desires. Today, consumer-accepted traditional preservation options are limited and the... Read more »