Features


  • 2012 Beauty Ingredients Directory

    2012 Beauty Ingredients Directory

    Suppliers share ingredient offerings suitable for both topical and oral formulations.
    09.15.12

  • Marketwatch

    Food-to-Personal-Care Continuum Analyzed Antioxidants are featured in a diversity of consumer packaged goods (CPGs)—from granola bars to vitamin shakes to detox skincare. According to a new report from New York, NY-based Packaged Facts, &ldquo…
    09.15.12

  • Natural Personal Care Trends

    Natural Personal Care Trends

    Mother Nature delivers the goods and smart marketers cash in.
    Darrin Duber-Smith & Mason Rubin, Contributing Writers 09.14.12

  • Packaging | Packaging

    Happi Show in Print 2012

    A special advertising section that highlights the capabilities of packaging suppliers.
    09.07.12

  • Actives | Color Cosmetics | Functional Ingredients | Skin Care | Sun Care
    Witness Protection

    Witness Protection

    Modern skin care formulations feature a hint of tint, anti-aging benefits and a pop of SPF.
    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor 08.31.12

  • Household Cleaning | I&I Marketplace | Laundry Care | Personal Cleansers | Surfactants
    Spanning the Globe

    Spanning the Globe

    Most surfactant suppliers will go to the ends of the earth these days in search of growth as gains in developed markets slow.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 08.31.12

  • Polymers | Sun Care
    Formulating High Performance Sun Care Products

    Formulating High Performance Sun Care Products

    The use of a polymeric emulsifier provides excellent emulsification
    Maria Fe Boo; Christina He; Eve De Maesschalck* and Marie Ollagnier**, Lubrizol Specialty Chemicals (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., *Lubrizol Advanced Materials BVBA (Louvain-la-Neuve), Belgium, ** Lubrizol Advanced Materials, France 08.31.12

  • Air Care/Environmental Fragrance | Packaging
    Wax and Wane

    Wax and Wane

    When it comes to home fragrance, some categories are burning brighter than others.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 08.31.12

  • Color Cosmetics | Functional Ingredients | Hair Care | Skin Care
    The Wonders of Jojoba

    The Wonders of Jojoba

    This natural material has a wide range of applications in personal care products.
    Nadim A. Shaath, Ph.D., Alpha Research & Development Ltd. and Shaath & Meadows Consultation, White Plains, NY 08.31.12

  • Fine Fragrance | Packaging | Packaging
    Story Tellers

    Story Tellers

    When it comes to fine fragrance packaging, details communicate the essence of the juice and the brand behind it.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 08.01.12

  • STEM Ensures Growth For HPC Industry

    STEM Ensures Growth For HPC Industry

    Where will the chemists of tomorrow come from? Dow Chemical has an aggressive program to build students’ expertise in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 08.01.12

  • Actives | Color Cosmetics | Pigments
    Mighty Makeup

    Mighty Makeup

    This season's color cosmetics are rife with rich hues, a plush feel and skin-loving benefits.
    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor 08.01.12

  • Skin Care | Sun Care
    Cosmetics, Southern Style

    Cosmetics, Southern Style

    Sustainability, skin protection barriers, molecular biology and new formulation ideas were the topics as the Society of Cosmetic Chemists gathered in Charleston, SC for the Annual Scientific Seminar.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 06.29.12

  • Household Cleaning | Skin Care
    Convenience Is Key

    Convenience Is Key

    Household and personal care wipes are a staple in daily routines thanks to their portability and multitasking benefits.
    06.29.12

  • Skin Care
    Something To Chew On

    Something To Chew On

    The skinny on the US nutricosmetics market.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 06.29.12

  • Hair Care
    The Clipping Point

    The Clipping Point

    Hair care innovators create cutting-edge products, stylists set the trends, but it is economics that shape the overall health of the professional hair care market.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 06.04.12

  • Air Care/Environmental Fragrance | Disinfectants | Household Cleaning
    On the Money

    On the Money

    Baseball and business mix when sports executive Paul DePodesta delivers the keynote address at the Consumer Specialty Products Association mid-year meeting in Chicago, May 8-11, 2012.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 06.04.12

  • Testing
    Rapid Product Release Testing

    Rapid Product Release Testing

    Shortening your production cycle time with rapid microbial screening offers significant financial benefits for you and your customers.
    Cindy Lieberman, Celsis 06.04.12

  • Skin Care
    Redefining the Body  Minimizing Aging

    Redefining the Body Minimizing Aging

    Considering that improving one's figure is a widespread objective for both men and women in our society, there is elevated interest in finding safe and effective methods to change local volume and modulate silhouette to increase or reduce volume where it is desired.
    Marta Rull, Cristina Davi, Elena Cau00f1adas, Juan Cebriu00e1n, Raquel Delgado, Lipotec S.A. 06.04.12

  • Hair Care
    Argan Oil: Miracle Ingredient?

    Argan Oil: Miracle Ingredient?

    This natural material, harvested from the kernels of the argan tree, is rich in essential fatty acids and other important nutrients, which can play a key role in the development of effective skin care products.
    Nadim A. Shaath, Ph.D., Alpha Research & Development Ltd. and Shaath & Meadows Consultation, White Plains, NY 06.04.12