• Men’s Personal Care Kit Debuts from Ashland

    January 1, 2014
    || Ashland’s consumer research within the men’s grooming market suggests that more than ever, men desire a comprehensive regimen to maintain a healthy look and great hygiene, but few want to add the extra time it often takes to look and feel…

  • Pilot Chemical Releases New Sulfate-Free Blend

    January 1, 2014
    || Pilot Chemical debuted its new sulfate-free blend, CalBlend SF.  The new Pilot product is the latest addition to the company’s line of eco-friendly, DEA-free blends supporting personal care applications, which also includes CalBlend DF and…

  • Tri-K Adds New Vegetable-Based Keratin Alternative

    January 1, 2014
    || TRI-K Industries, Inc. rolled out a new vegetable-based alternative to animal keratin, Fision KeraVeg18. According to the company, Fision KeraVeg18 is a cohesive solution containing wheat and soy amino acids, with additional pure amino acids (of vege…

  • Elevance Debuts Renewable Personal Care

    January 1, 2014
    || Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc., a high-growth specialty chemicals company, has announced the commercial availability of its first personal care product lines, Elevance Smooth, a line of plant-based, multifunctional polymers, and Elevance Soft, a l…

  • Three New Evonik Sites Earn GMP Certification

    January 1, 2014
    || Evonik achieved cosmetic GMP (ISO 22716) confirmation for North American sites. With the confirmation of another three facilities in Hopewell, Janesville and Mapleton, Evonik raises the number of cosmetic GMP certified production sites to 10. ISO 227…

  • Golden Repair for Sublime Lips

    January 1, 2014
    || Sederma now offers NG Shea unsaponifiable, a new grade of shea butter that’s even more efficient due to its high concentration of unsaponifiables, the active part of shea butter. It is 100% natural origin guaranteed, according to the company.…

  • Clariant Rolls Out New Ingredients

    December 3, 2013
    || Clariant recently debuted personal care product ranges that are part of the company’s new Secret Code of Beauty concept. With the launch of Nipaguard Zero preservative blends, Clariant is responding to market demand for a reliable and effectiv…

  • Innospec Expands Flagship Esters

    December 3, 2013
    || Innospec introduced two new variants of its flagship ester, Finsolv TN (C12-15 alkyl benzoate).  Finsolv TN-G is focused on sustainability. While the original Finsolv TN is based on synthetic raw materials, the Innospec laboratory was able to r…

  • Ashland’s Integra 44 Microbiocide Is Ecocert-Certified for Natural Detergents

    December 3, 2013
    || mmercial unit of Ashland Inc., reports that Ecocert has verified that Integra 44 microbiocide conforms to its standards for use in natural laundry detergents. Integra 44 microbiocide offers broad-spectrum antimicrobial protection in a range of consu…

  • Verisol Collagen Peptides Improve Skin Elasticity

    December 3, 2013
    || Gelita’s Verisol Bioactive Collagen Peptides are significantly improving skin conditions such as elasticity and wrinkles, according to the company. Hans-Ulrich Frech, global vice president business, unit collagen peptides, revealed the publicat…

  • Rahn Teams Up with Dermatest

    December 3, 2013
    || The new EC Cosmetic Regulation 1223/2009 entered into force with the aim to protect and improve the health and safety of consumers of cosmetic products. Since July 2013 manufacturers of cosmetic products are legally required to prepare a PIF (product…

  • DSM Launches Corneocare Program

    December 3, 2013
    || DSM’s Corneocare program promotes a holistic view to epidermal skin care and reveals the importance of a healthy, functioning epidermis in preparing the skin for a beautiful future. Building on recent insights into market trends and unmet consu…

  • Lipotec Reveals New Test Results on Argireline Peptide

    December 3, 2013
    || At 2% use levels, Argireline peptide vastly improved skin appearance after just one week of treatment, according to Lipotec. The clinical test was performed on a panel of 24 female volunteers aged between 35-45 years old, who applied a cream with the…

  • Symrise’s Lavadin Is CENSO Certified

    December 3, 2013
    || Symrise is one of the first companies in the industry to source CENSO-certified lavandin oil.  CENSO is a sustainable development approach for the French lavender and lavandin essential oils sector. As part of its sustainable sourcing commitmen…

  • Recent Innovations from Resources Of Nature

    November 4, 2013
    || Resources of Nature debuted a new cosmetic emulsifier at the 2013 Sunscreen Symposium. This plant-derived emulsifier acts as a human biological signal. It activates critical human gene pathways to differentiate stem cells into skin cells along with a…

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