Ingredients

Clariant casts slow wellbeing spell with Beauty Wizards

Clariant Active Ingredients has conjured up two formulations under the Beauty Wizards moniker designed to tap into the slow wellbeing trend. The formulations - Scalpific Relaxing Massage and Forest Therapy Essence – combine nature-based products with playful textures and mindful packaging. Scalpific Relaxing Massage contains beads designed to be crushed into a scalp massage potion... Read more »

BeauSens® PG4

Mild surfactant for skin support BeauSens® PG4 is a brand new sustainable & mild surfactant by ROELMI HPC. Obtained through low-impact processing of sunflower oil, this delicate non-ionic surfactant has low foaming power and generates small and compact bubbles that deliver a pleasant washing experience. Thanks to its gentle cleansing activity, which helps protect the... Read more »

ABWAX® MIMIC BEESWAX

The Vegan-friendly alternative to beeswax ABWAX® MIMIC BEESWAX from Brasca represents the best plant-based alternative to beeswax. This viscosifying, film-forming and texturising agent has been developed through the use of renewable and sustainable raw materials, with the aim of achieving excellent formulation performance. Especially recommended in the formulation of cosmetic and personal care products, ABWAX®... Read more »

Oriel Deep Sea Magnesium and Mineral Extract: Pure Cell Nutrition

Oriel Deep Sea Magnesium and Mineral Extract Oriel Deep Sea Magnesium and Mineral Extract is Oriel active ingredient harvested from the pristine Deep Sea Water of Ireland’s coast through Hydrasphere™ Technology. Thanks to this patented, organic and sustainable process of extraction, the free ion unbound of Magnesium and Minerals are protected in their natural state... Read more »

OceanDerMX® Portfolio of Luxury Natural Cosmetic Bioactives

Devoted to both modern skincare science and time-proven traditional knowledge, Organic Bioactives is pioneering the next generation of natural cosmetic and nutraceutical bioactives. Launched in 2020, the OceanDerMX® portfolio comprises four products centered around New Zealand Red Seaweed and Native Mamaku or Black Fern (Cyathea medullaris).  The range offers a synchronised abundance of bioactives -... Read more »

Calmnerv CR, targeting at the core of sensitive skin

Based on the epidemiological survey of sensitive skin around the world, it is found that more than 50% of the world's population have sensitive skin, and their quality of life is affected. Among all the factors, discomfort is considered as the core problem of sensitive skin.   GREAF is a leading cosmetic active ingredients developer... Read more »

Upcycled: Already a 4000 Years Old Habit

Over the years, Upcycled materials such as Lanolin, Collagen and Keratin were widely formulated. Sadly for most formulators, the marketing needs of ever charter driven black lists of INCI names brings launches, overlooking these super skin performers. And with no scientific reason or value.   UpCycled : what is bad and what is difficult?  Personally,... Read more »

Food ingredients making the leap into personal care product applications

Introducing Beautrition  - food ingredients making the leap into personal care product applications  After a volatile and challenging period, the personal care product sector is finally finding its commercial footing once again. Where brands focused on volume and logistics in an attempt to combat panic buying in 2020, the focus is now back on new product development and driving market share.  The personal care category has perhaps been the most unpredictable during the... Read more »

O&3 Europe is Alive!

We opened our doors to O&3 Europe on the 1st January 2021 – a huge milestone for the Crew who have been planning the opening for over a year. We understand the industry requirements for short lead times, zero hassle at border controls and access to a wide variety of raw materials, whatever your location. ... Read more »