Tag: December ’21

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the Statfold Team

It’s been a busy year and we just wanted to tell you all what’s new at Statfold Seed Oils! If you're a brand owner or thinking of becoming one and want options on a quick route to market which can save you money on formulating, development and testing, as well as time, we have the... Read more »

Introducing: WorléeSoft Beads

We are excited to share with you WorléeSoft beads. WorléeSoft Beads are cosmetic particles available in a range of different sizes and colours that contain active substances. They are predominantly composed of over 95% natural renewable resources and are the perfect addition for any leave-on or rinse-off product such as shower gels, shower exfoliants, cleansing... Read more »

Flawless Stickpacking with galenIQ™

Producing sachets? Talk to the Chemlink Specialities team about GalenIQ, the filler-binder that shows excellent flowability, enables good mixing and dissolves fast.

How to calculate SPF when formulating with inorganic UV filters

As formulators you will be looking to meet a range of SPF and UVA labelling requirements and our newly launched Solaveil Calculator is an easy-to-use tool that provides data on inclusion levels and achievable SPF using our Solaveil range of safe and effective inorganic UV filters. I know the SPF I want to achieve  The... Read more »

Evonik invests in non-animal testing

Via its investment arm, Evonik Venture Capital, Evonik has invested in Singapore start-up Revivo BioSystems. Revivo is seeking to develop and commercialise a technology that uses a realistic 4D model of human skin to test cosmetic and other compounds in a “quicker, more reliable and cost-efficient” way, and also avoids animal testing. Its organ-on-a-chip system... Read more »

Ashland launches ‘conscious beauty formulations’

Ashland has recently launched a collection of beauty-conscious formulations for skin and oral care. The company said that the collection “was inspired by the increased global movement to live sustainably and ethically”. All have high natural content, minimal ingredients and were formulated without the use of sulfates, silicones, microplastics or animal-derived ingredients. They include: Phyteq... Read more »

Inst’Tight™ – Our eco-designed flash skin perfector!

New Data for Inst'Tight™ ! Our eco-designed flash skin perfector is now tested on 2 new zones. How does it work? The polysaccharides from honey locust mechanically stretch and tighten the skin. ✔ Instantly minimizes the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines ✔ Smoothens the skin for an Instagram® filter-like look ✔ Long-lasting action all... Read more »

AMTicide® VAF: Antimicrobial Preservatives for Cosmetic Products

Lincolnton, North Carolina, 7th December 2021 - Focusing our efforts on natural product chemistry, Active Micro Technologies has combined cosmetic functionality with antimicrobial activity to develop a product range of multi-functional ingredients. This sustainable, nature-based product line includes aqueous, oil-soluble, anhydrous, and powder treatment materials that can reduce or eliminate the need for conventional preservatives.   AMTicide®... Read more »

THANK YOU to all who attended

It was great to see so many people at the SCS Annual Dinner in Coventry last week on the first night of SCS Formulate. Lots of fun was had by all, and even better we raised £1,335 for cosmetics industry charity Look Good Feel Better (LGFB). Thank you all for your generosity

Natural Green Body Mask

Face masks remain a trending topic. Check our 2-in-1 NATURAL GREEN BODY MASK formulation that can be activated for different applications: as skin soothener, body peeling or skin mattifier.  Learn More...