Supplier's Corner


  • New Hair Care, Skin Care Ingredients at Lubrizol

    The Lubrizol Corporation has introduced an innovative new solution for hair color applications. Chromapol 5 Polymer is a new technology offering five key benefits to deliver rheology and sensory innovation in hair color applications. Accord…
    05.02.14

  • Revealing the Power of Beauty at DSM

    DSM recently demonstrated its commitment to “Revealing the True Power of Beauty”—the heart of its new identity for the personal care market. Driven by a strong belief that beauty enriches people’s lives, DSM is proud to presen…
    05.02.14

  • AAK Introduces a Light Touch Of Nourishment for Hair

    The latest creation at AAK is Lipex SheaLight. Billed as a state of the art ester for creating stunning hair care products, Lipex SheaLight can be used alone or combined with other emollients, emulsifiers and active ingredients to create highly effec…
    05.02.14

  • TRI-K Reveals New Preservative Platform for Cosmetic Proteins

    TRI-K Industries, Inc. has implemented a major initiative designed around removing all parabens and formaldehyde donors from its protein lines. As of Dec. 1, 2013, all liquid cosmetic proteins are now produced with its new preservative platform NPNF…
    05.02.14

  • Croda Debuts Hair Treatment Component

    The latest idea in hair care from Croda is Crodabond CSA, which is billed as the consumer’s ultimate secret weapon. According to the company, this ingredient is designed to seal down hair cuticles that have been lifted through damaging chemical…
    04.01.14

  • Solabia Rolls Out New Actives

    Pimples, pigment spots, redness, dilated pores, orange-peel skin and cellulite are just little things on their own, but together they can change everything—and they are the reason that smooth, flawless skin is just a rosy dream for so many. Sol…
    04.01.14

  • Synesthetics Introduces Proprietary App for Matching Colors to Scents

    Synesthetics, Inc., a pioneer in multisensory consumer research, released a custom app that collects consumer impressions of color in response to fragrance. The new app, developed by Synesthetics president Dr. Avery Gilbert, makes it easy to gather c…
    04.01.14

  • Sederma Introduces Sebuless

    A new multifunctional ingredient, Sebuless by Sederma, was designed to mattify and equalize the skin tone of oily and acne-prone skin in just one month, said the company. With the use of an unprecedented test method on normal human sebocytes as a mor…
    04.01.14

  • Lonzagard Disinfectants For Infection Prevention

    Lonza Consumer Care’s Hygiene business offers the comprehensive Lonzagard line of highly effective disinfectant formulations that are helping hospitals and healthcare providers, homeowners, school janitorial cleaning service personnel and other…
    04.01.14

  • New Redness Relief from Rahn

    Couperose denotes a persistent dilation and relaxation of the blood vessels in the facial region and is characterized by a typical copper-red coloration, which can result in visible small blood vessels (telangiectasia), particularly in the area of th…
    04.01.14

  • Sederma Adds Skin Mattifier

    The latest creation at Sederma is Sebuless, a multifunctional ingredient designed to mattify and equalize skin tone of oily and acne-prone skin in only one month, according to the company. An unprecedented test using normal human sebocytes as a more…
    03.05.14

  • Grant Introduces New Ingredient

    Grant Industries recently rolled out Gransil VX-418 as well as a new concept, Ice Cream Repair. The newest addition in the Gransil VX line of silicone waxes, Gransil VX-418 offers innovative texture and sensory capabilities, said the company. Compr…
    03.05.14

  • New Red Grape Seed Oil For Personal Care and More

    Zinfandel grape seed oil (itis vinifera) is said to be an all-natural and rich source of vital nutrients. It is rich in vitamin E, with powerful antioxidant activity too. Now, Botanic Innovations is releasing its own for personal care products and ot…
    03.05.14

  • Three Rahn Actives Now Part of NaTrue

    NaTrue has certified three Rahn cosmetic actives—Defensil-Plus, Reforcyl and Cleomilk. Defensil-Plus is a highly effective, natural first-aid kit to alleviate stressed, sensitive and irritable skin, according to the company. The special proper…
    03.05.14

  • Bioscreen Expands Organic Carbon Testing

    BioScreen Testing Services, Inc. has added a “state of the art” Total Organic Carbon instrumentation with the purchase of a Shimadzu TOC-Vwp Total Organic Carbon Instrument, according to the company.  The new 21 CFR part 11 compliant…
    03.05.14

  • Natural Sourcing Debuts Organic Brazil Nut Oil, Sacha Inchi Oil

    Organic Brazil Nut Oil is a sought-after ingredient for spa, cosmetic and personal care formulations. Its nourishing, deeply hydrating nutrient profile—which includes fat-soluble vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and essential fatty acids&mdash…
    03.05.14

  • A Natural-Looking Tan derived from marine micro algae

    To address the demand for a natural tan, Symrise rolled out SymBronze 1659. According to the company, the new, natural ingredient is derived from a sustainable and renewable source: the marine water microalgae Isochrysis galbana var T.ISO. It reliabl…
    02.07.14

  • Dow Corning Unveils Hair Care Frizz Index

    Dow Corning’s beauty care experts have broken through one of the barriers that has challenged the hair care market for decades with the development of a new Frizz Index testing method. While the number of frizz control products on the market co…
    02.07.14

  • New Active Discovered in Centella Asiatica

    A new bioactive molecule from the Centella Asiatica plant has been discovered by researchers at Sederma’s Instituto di Ricerche Biotecnologiche (IRB). The molecule, 4-malonil-3,5-dicaffeoylquinic acid (known as irbic acid), has always existed i…
    02.07.14

  • Evonik Showcases Latest Personal Care Ingredients

    At the Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ Annual Meeting in New York in December, Evonik Corporation displayed three posters highlighting developments in ingredient chemistry for state-of-the-art leave-on, rinse-off and active formulations for perso…
    02.07.14