Supplier's Corner


  • New Anti-Aging Ingredient by Sederma

    Face and neck skin sagging compromise beauty. Sederma reveals a visible lifting action on the neck and face (cheeks and eye contour) for its newly-launched ingredient, Majestem. According to the company, it helps recreate dermal matrix tension throu…
    03.04.15

  • Ross Organic Adds Floratech Products

    Floratech named Ross Organic, located in Santa Fe Springs, CA, as its new distributor in California, Oregon and Washington. The announcement was effective Feb. 1. Floratech has been a supplier of natural ingredients for 40 years. The ingredient line…
    03.04.15

  • Mibelle Harnesses The Power of Basil

    Mibelle Biochemistry recently launched RootBioTec HO, a potent basil hairy root extract to regain fuller and denser hair, according to the company. The product is based on a novel, sustainable technology for cosmetic actives, the so-called “hai…
    03.04.15

  • Innovations at BioAmber

    BioAmber Inc. is a specialist in bio-based chemistry serving a wide range of applications. The company maintains that its proprietary technology platform uses economically viable, sustainable feedstocks to produce innovative building block chemicals…
    03.04.15

  • Mushroom Powder Has Vitamin D

    Ideal for cosmetics, the latest creation at Guzen Development is a High Vitamin D Mushroom Powder. According to the company, this vegan ingredient, produced in California, is organic certified in the US and EU. It provides 5000 IU of vitamin D2 per g…
    03.04.15

  • Rahn Celebrates 75th Anniversary

    Precisely 75 years ago, in 1940 and in the middle of the chaos unleashed by the Second World War, Hans Rahn founded Rahn AG in Zurich as a one-man business. The tradition-steeped Swiss corporate group is still based in Zurich today. Rahn AG and its…
    03.04.15

  • Infinitec Teams Up With SMA Collaboratives

    SMA Collaboratives is the exclusive distributor for Infinitec in the Midwest.  According to the Ohio-based distributor of actives, the appointment of SMA is the right decision for its customers as SMA has…
    03.04.15

  • Recent Findings on Shin-Etsu Silicones

    Aiming to provide sensory solutions for consumers seeking instant gratification for hiding skin imperfections such as pores, wrinkles and fine lines, Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc. (SESA) recently presented the latest experimental findings of S…
    03.04.15

  • Healthy Shine Lilac New at Naolys

    Naolys, a French company specializing in plant cell culture, recently rolled out new active plant cells with a balancing and repairing activity for hair from the Lilac (syringa vulgaris). Healthy Shine Lilac are whole plant cells that impart a repair…
    02.06.15

  • DSM Promotes Hair Styling Polymer

    Strong consumer demand for more diverse styling products has been at the foundation of recent DSM Personal Care research and development work on Tilamar Fix A140. In addition to its aerosol and spray applications, this ingredient now enables hair ca…
    02.06.15

  • Spectra Adds Deeks & Co. As Sales Rep for Southeast

    Spectra Colors Corporation is now working with a new sales agent, Deeks & Company. The firm will be covering accounts for the Southeast US region. Deeks & Company, a third generation family-owned company has been a leading supplier of raw ma…
    02.06.15

  • Broad-Spectrum Protection with BASF’s Uvinul Easy

    BASF recently introduced Uvinul Easy for sunscreen formulations. The material makes it easy to create sun care products with SPF and broad-spectrum protection. Simply adding water to Uvinul Easy, even in a cold process, gives a fine oil-in-water emul…
    02.06.15

  • Vertellus Launches Reilline

    Vertellus has ended its distribution arrangement with Ashland and is marketing its Chromabond line of PVNO dye-transfer inhibitor technology under the new Reilline brand name. The move reflects Vertellus’ decision to focus on expanding its chem…
    02.06.15

  • Sytheon Skin Lighteners Have Anti-Aging, Protection Benefits

    Sytheon has introduced Synovea HR and Asyntra SL, broad-spectrum skin lighteners with anti-aging and skin protective benefits. In a study of in-vitro enzyme inhibitory activity, Synovea HR provided the most effective melanin inhibitory activity vs. o…
    02.06.15

  • Nutripeptides Anti-Aging Active Available from Silab

     Nutritional deficiencies have a major impact on the skin which becomes drier, less firm and wrinkles appear. Thanks to its optimized peptide structure, rich in rice di- and tripeptides that can be rapidly assimilated, Nutripeptides is an is an…
    02.06.15

  • Elevance Clean 1200 is VOC-Exempt Degreasing Solvent

    Elevance Clean 1200 is a VOC-exempt industrial degreasing solvent that outperforms both traditional and bio-based solvents in neutral pH, according to Elevance. The material is produced from renewable oils, using proprietary technology. Elevance&rsqu…
    02.06.15

  • TRI-K’s Milk Tein NPNF Increases Hydration

    TRI-K Industries, Inc. announces the latest update to its protein line, Milk Tein NPNF. Made from food grade milk powder, Milk Tein NPNF immediately increases hydration to the skin and with repeated use, increases moisture retention on the skin, acco…
    02.06.15

  • Croda Reveals New Findings on Volarest FL

    Croda published new data supporting the use of Volarest FL in sunscreen applications. Volarest FL is a high-performance polymer designed to offer the personal care market more consumer-appealing cosmetics. The company maintains that by including Vola…
    01.06.15

  • Innospec Expands Surfactant Line

    Innospec Performance Chemicals introduced the newest addition to its Pureact line of surfactants, Pureact MS-CG. Pureact MS-CG (INCI name: Sodium methyl oleoyl taurate) is an odorless and colorless oleoyl taurate that helps to build viscosity in sur…
    01.06.15

  • Grant Industries Rolls Out Granactive Retinoid

    Granactive Retinoid is a next-generation anti-aging product delivering the performance of retinol and retinoid derivatives with significantly lower irritation potential, thus supporting clear, visibly more youthful looking skin with better consumer a…
    01.06.15