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  • An Actives Lifestyle

    An Actives Lifestyle

    Aging Baby Boomers and skittish young consumers are driving growth of personal care actives.
    05.29.07

  • Packaging Power: Capped  Jarred

    Packaging Power: Capped Jarred

    Packaging suppliers must find ways to comply with new TSA requirements
    05.29.07

  • Cosmetics Go Green

    Cosmetics Go Green

    Industry insiders weigh in on todayís top trends in natural ingredients.
    05.29.07

  • Preservative Market Update

    Preservative Market Update

    Consumer groups, rather than knowledgeable cosmetic chemists, are dictating how products are preserved. And that has some industry experts worried.
    04.27.07

  • Hair Care with Style

    Hair Care with Style

    Hair styling trends indicate that consumers crave volume. Now marketers are trying to fill that void with an array of products.
    04.27.07

  • Skin Care Grows Up

    Skin Care Grows Up

    Skin care sales continue to rise as companies introduce advanced anti-aging and professional products at home.
    04.27.07

  • Going Green Gets Going

    Going Green Gets Going

    Going green may be the easiest way to gain a foothold in the chemical specialties segment, a category that remains heavily fragmented, say industry experts.
    04.03.07

  • Skin Care Polymer Developments

    Skin Care Polymer Developments

    an update on polymers that are based on natural or modified natural materials, as well as a look at advances in silicone elastomer and polymer synthesis.
    04.03.07

  • Fine Fragrance Trends

    Fine Fragrance Trends

    Celebrity scent sales stall as fashion house partnerships and niche, personalized fragrances are poised to take off.
    03.30.07

  • Cleanse, Condition, Repair, Repeat

    Cleanse, Condition, Repair, Repeat

    With new products focusing on health, ethnic hair care gets stronger.
    03.30.07

  • Sweat It Out

    Sweat It Out

    The Ap/Deo market has found a lucrative niche in the spray category but where does that leave traditional formats?
    03.05.07

  • Whats New in Cosmetic RD

    Whats New in Cosmetic RD

    New ingredients, new products and, of course, a few new problems keep cosmetic chemists active at the bench.
    03.05.07

  • Here Comes the Sun

    Here Comes the Sun

    Sun care sales continue to rise as consumers become educated about UV damage and companies develop high-tech formulas.
    03.05.07

  • Naturally Beautiful

    Naturally Beautiful

    Von Naturís mineral makeup offers a vegan-friendly edge.
    02.13.07

  • Supplier's Corner

    Eastman AQ 38S Improves Sunscreen Protection Eastman AQ 38S water-dispersible polymer improves water resistance of sunscreens. Eastman Chemical Company offers Eastman AQ 38S to deliver sunscreen protection while holding up to the challenges of surf,…
    02.07.07

  • Formulating Non-Traditional Hair Conditioners

    Formulating Non-Traditional Hair Conditioners

    Consumer demand for novel products has forced the industry to move beyond ordinary cream rinses. Here are some new ideas in formulation.
    02.06.07

  • Economy  Premium Shampoos

    Economy Premium Shampoos

    Hereís a look at the science and art behind the formulation of these products.
    02.06.07

  • Oral Care: A Brush With Breath

    Oral Care: A Brush With Breath

    Oral care companies must find new ways to resuscitate sales that have lost their wind.
    02.04.07

  • The Buyer

    The Buyer's Guide

    Our 2006 Happi online Buyers Guide is designed to help you find the perfect partner for your specific happi need. Based upon our 2006 Annual Buyer's Guide, more than 350 categories and more than 600 suppliers, you're sure to find the perfect partner for your specific chemical and packaging needs. Based upon information supplied by companies, listings include contact addresses, phone and fax numbers,e-mail and Internet addresses.
    02.04.07

  • Editor's Page

    Which Way Feedstocks? Take heart or take heed. Depending on whom you believe, oil prices will continue to ease or shoot up faster than a gushing wildcat well. Two opposing views on oil—which is the foundation for so many products in the ho…
    01.10.07