Tag: April ’21

The Naturals in Cosmetics Science Conference – Saving Our Planet

The Society of Cosmetic Scientists (SCS) Annual Conference is the leading cosmetic science event in the calendar in the UK.  The key platform for the exchange of new ideas and research discoveries in our industry.  The event brings together hundreds of people from all parts of the category, from formulation chemists to regulatory experts, academics... Read more »

New compact recirculating chiller

/// IKA is launching a new device class, with the RC 2 lite Staufen, April 12, 2021 - IKA is adding a new device class to its portfolio of recirculating chillers. The RC 2 lite is elegant, compact and powerful and is a perfect addition to rotary evaporators, reflux coolers and cold traps. The RC 2... Read more »

Symrise launches HydrolexTM E

Symrise launches HydrolexTM E, a multifunctional solution to protect modern cosmetic formulations — High quality humectant and emollient that helps with product protection — Practically odour-free, ideal for a wide range of ‘clean’ formulations — Perfectly complements Symrise’s other multifunctional ingredients and preservatives Symrise expands its line-up of multifunctional ingredients with the launch of HydrolexTM... Read more »

Micro Powders, Inc. – Exfoliants

Synscrub is a worldwide approved, economical and eco-friendly exfoliant derived from biodegradable synthetic wax, offered in both irregular and spherical shapes for different scrub performance. It is Micro Powers’ best synthetic alternative to polyethylene plastic microbeads. The irregular products go as followed: PROPERTIES SYNSCRUB 1435PC SYNSCRUB 20PC SYNSCRUB 35PC SYNSCRUB 50PC SYNSCRUB 80PC SYNSCRUB 100PC INCI Name... Read more »

Micron Sized Zinc Oxide for Transparent Sunscreen Formulations

Croda Personal Care Launches Micron Sized Zinc Oxide for Transparent Sunscreen Formulations Global speciality chemical company Croda is launching to the market a new solution for safe and sustainable solar protection products, Solaveil™ MicNo®, which combines all the benefits of micron-sized Zinc Oxide (ZnO) with unrivalled transparency on skin.   This innovative range of ZnO... Read more »

Little Book Of Skin Care Vol 3

The latest in Personal Care's Little Book series - The Little Book of Skin Care vol 3, has been published. With a fast-changing social landscape, consumers need new skin care products that provide effective solutions quickly, and the Little Book of Skin Care Vol 3 is the perfect way for formulators to discover the technology that solves these... Read more »

Clariant & Polygal AG to Extend Natural Rheology Modifier Options to Personal Care Formulators

New partnership combines Polygal’s expertise in plant-derived hydrocolloids with Clariant’s deep technological innovation and formulation know-how in Personal Care Focus on natural polymers that overcome formulation drawbacks of standard natural ingredients New 100% natural rheology modifier Plantasens® Biogum Tara Muttenz, April 20, 2021 – Stepping up for natural skin care formulations. Clariant and Polygal AG have... Read more »

CELUS-BI® FEEL: Eco-designed microplastics alternative

CELUS-BI® FEEL INCI: Zea mays starch, Polyvinyl alcohol, Glycerin CELUS-BI® FEEL is the brand-new range of high-performance texturising powders designed to meet the needs of a sustainable future. Available in three grades of different particle size, i.e. 5, 10, and 20 μm, CELUS-BI® FEEL has a characteristic fragrance, and colour ranging from white to cream.... Read more »

Milk Thistle Flower Extract for Healthy Ageing

Clariant Active Ingredients’ new milk thistle flower extract Celyscence targets this major contributor to the skin ageing process to recover healthy skin and improve hydration and brightness. Demonstrating its scientifically-proven effectiveness on areas including the ageing-sensitive yet often neglected décolleté, Celyscence delivers a new approach for formulators to innovate and differentiate in the healthy ageing... Read more »