• Clariant Adds Olive-Derived Active to Plantasens Collection

    November 2, 2015
    || Clariant recently unveiled a powerful anti-aging addition to its Plantasens portfolio that helps significantly—and naturally—slow down the skin’s aging cycle, according to the company. Plantasens Olive Active HP offers an effective…

  • A Secret Weapon for Split Ends

    November 2, 2015
    || As global hair care products claiming split end repair, mending or fixing continue to launch in the marketplace, Croda has new data proven to seal split ends and provide long-lasting, consumer-perceivable repair with its miracle cuticle smoothin…

  • Personal Care Portfolio Big at Shamrock

    November 2, 2015
    || Shamrock Technologies is a leading manufacturer and supplier of specialty ingredients to the global personal care and cosmetics industries. It develops and manufactures additives including micronized PTFE and waxes, texturizing agents, and dispersion…

  • UV Filter New at Ashland 

    November 2, 2015
    || Ashland Specialty Ingredients recently presented the merits of its Escalol S UV filter as an important ingredient in highly efficient broad-spectrum sun care products. This single ingredient helps filter out sunburn-causing UVB, as well as dermis pen…

  • Vantage Increases Jojoba Offerings

    November 2, 2015
    || Vantage Specialty Ingredients acquired a majority share of Agrinsa, one of the world’s largest jojoba farms, located in Argentina. The Agrinsa farm is significantly larger than Vantage’s existing farm in Arizona, which was acquired in 201…

  • Eldorado Exquisite Gold

    November 2, 2015
    || Eldorado Exquisite Gold is the brightest, boldest gold available from Impact Colors. It has a very high chromaticity, which adds intensity to the gold color, due to an advanced coating technology. Precisely controlled deposition of multiple laye…

  • Naturex Utilizes Ancient Soap Bark Tree for Ingredient

    November 2, 2015
    || In the Chilean Andes, a unique tree has been praised for centuries for being the source of a natural wood and skin treatment—Quillaja saponaria molina, also referred to as Soap Bark tree. When reduced to a powder and mixed with water, the bark…

  • Amyris Teams Up with Contem 1G

    November 2, 2015
    || Amyris, Inc. has entered into an exclusive distribution and reseller agreement with Contem 1G, a leading cosmetics company in Brazil with 190 retail outlets located throughout the country. The Biossance brand, with current and fut…

  • Hydrating Biomimetic Active New at Silab

    October 1, 2015
    || An ancestral tree characteristic of the West African savanna, worshiped for its protective properties, the néré (Parkia biglobosa) is naturally robust and has a strong ability to resist dryness. From a traceable and controlled supply ch…

  • Ashland Acquires Technology From AkzoNobel

    October 1, 2015
    || Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a business unit of Ashland Inc., has completed the acquisition of the patented Zeta Fraction technology from AkzoNobel. The acquisition broadens Ashland’s value-added portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical…

  • Bell Launches New Line of Asian Flavors

    October 1, 2015
    || Bell Flavors and Fragrances has developed a line of Asian inspired flavors that can take consumers on a journey throughout Southeast Asia. The flavors of Southeast Asia have a variety of tastes including hot, spicy, tangy and sweet. While the flavor…

  • Innospec Expands Distribution

    October 1, 2015
    || Chemtec Chemical Company, an Innospec Company, and West Coast personal care ingredient distributor, added two new specialty chemical suppliers—Chemyunion and Cedar Concepts.  Micki Olsen, director of operations, commented, “We are v…

  • New Data on Lipotec’s Antarcticine Shows Efficacy Against Cold Weather, Wrinkles

    October 1, 2015
    || The latest in vivo study carried out by Lipotec on Antarcticine marine ingredient confirmed the active’s ability to counteract the effects of extreme weather on the skin.  This biotechnological ingredient with cryoprotective properties shi…

  • Stepan Debuts Versatile Cleaning Ingredient

    September 1, 2015
    || Steposol Citri-Met is Stepan’s new water-based blend developed from Nobel Prize-winning metathesis chemistry, ecologically responsible citrus terpenes and emulsifiers. Diluted to a solution of 96% water, it surpasses the cleaning power of produ…

  • Multifaceted Personal Care Ingredient New at Minasolve

    September 1, 2015
    || According to consultancy company Kline, the natural personal care market has posted double-digit growth every year for the past six years. Today, natural cosmetics and skin care are estimated to be worth $33 billion, accounting for 13% of the overall…

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