Preservatives

Symrise reorganizes business with cosmetic ingredients and perfume compositions

— Dr. Jörn Andreas taking responsibility for the Cosmetic Ingredients division — Eder Ramos becoming responsible for the Fragrance division — Geared towards growth of rapidly expanding divisions and customer-oriented service models Symrise AG is reorganizing its Scent & Care segment, the business with fragrances, perfume compositions and cosmetic ingredients. The company wants to further... Read more »

Evident’s Evicide®

Evicide® magnolia displays a high antimicrobial activity at low concentrations against a number of different micro-organism, be it gram-positive or gram-negative bacteria, yeasts or moulds. The material can be used as a general antimicrobial booster in your formulation at low concentrations. Or you can apply it as a specialised tool in anti-acne, anti-caries or similar... 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 »

Cornelius Helps Personal Care Sector Adapt to 2021 Consumer Trends

Cornelius, an independent European manufacturer and distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, has underlined its support to the personal care sector by releasing a new, informative webinar focusing on the future of this industry. The events of 2020 and the ongoing pandemic have posed many significant challenges for businesses in the personal care products sector,... 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 »

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 »

The New Reality in Cosmetics Begs for Ingredient Innovation

Today’s consumer has witnessed Apple reinvent the personal computer, Tesla re-build the car from the ground up, and Netflix disrupt the entertainment industry. In the start-up culture of today, the consumer has high expectations for innovation. Keeping to the status quo is no longer the status quo. Tangential to the start-up culture, consumers are influenced... Read more »