• Timiron Halo White Ideal For Facial Cosmetics

    November 2, 2016
    Timiron Halo White from EMD Performance Materials is touted as the brand’s first cosmetic pigment added to its Smart Effects innovation concept. With skin care and makeup trends calling for highlighting effects and a luminous look, the company…

  • Evonik Taps into Male Grooming Trend

    November 2, 2016
    Evonik has developed a unique and innovative formulation concept specifically designed for the needs of beard grooming. The new concept contains advanced formulations for the cleaning, conditioning and care of facial hair.   Most of the…

  • Filmexel Launches Globally

    November 2, 2016
    Silab recently debuted Filmexel to the worldwide cosmetic market. Designed from a patented IBPN (Interpenetrating BioPolymer Network) technology, Filmexel is a second skin natural biopolymer, which has many properties. As a film-forming ingredient…

  • Cargill Promotes Natural Polymers

    November 2, 2016
    As the focus on healthy lifestyles grows, consumers are increasingly looking for high quality, healthy and natural products. According to sources at Cargill, its broad portfolio of nature-derived, skin-friendly products provides extensive functional…

  • Get the Black Pearl Effect

    November 2, 2016
    Cosmetic chemists longing for a black pearl effect pigment can now use SunShine Mystic Black, a new black pearlescent effect pigment from Sun Chemical that can be used to create beautifully bold formulations for lipsticks, mascara, eyeliners, eyeshad…

  • Silab Excels in Autophagy

    November 2, 2016
    Biologist Yoshinori Ohsumi was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine on Oct. 3 for having elucidated the biological mechanism of autophagy. According to supplier Silab, it is a powerful process for degrading and recycling the constit…

  • Logan Instruments Launches New Technology

    November 2, 2016
    On the forefront of transdermal instrumentation, Logan Instruments Corp. released a dry heat transdermal diffusion cell system named the DHC-6T. Similar to its best-selling FDC-6T, the new DHC-6T features a tilting plate and modified cells to purge a…

  • Akzo Nobel Launches Dissolvine M-40

    October 12, 2016
    New ingredient eases regulatory pressure on detergent makers.

  • New Surfactant Data and Ingredient for Croda

    October 3, 2016
    Croda International unveiled new data on Cithrol 10GTIS that addresses and meets consumer needs for pollution protection.  According to the company, Cithrol 10GTIS now offers high-performance removal of particulate matter in addition to its alre…

  • BASF’s Newest Brand Is Colors & Effects

    October 3, 2016
    BASF recently launched its Colors & Effects brand, bundling BASF’s global pigments business. The new brand encompasses BASF’s distinct colorants and effect pigments portfolio, and serves customers across five key industries, including…

  • Innospec Buys Huntsman Unit; Inks Deal with Whole Foods

    October 3, 2016
    Innospec Inc. will buy the European personal care and home care business of Huntsman Corp. Based in Belgium with manufacturing sites in France, Italy and Spain, the business employs approximately 430 people and has sales revenue of around $230 millio…

  • Find That Ingredient Quickly with Tri-K

    October 3, 2016
    Tri-K Industries, a global manufacturer of beauty and personal care specialty ingredients, has completely redesigned its website. According to the company, the new website exemplifies Tri-K’s commitment to stay ahead of the curve in the ever-gr…

  • Rivertop Renewables’ Sodium Glucarate Makes EPA SCIL List

    October 3, 2016
    Rivertop Renewables reports that its sodium glucarate produced by the company’s breakthrough oxidation technology has been listed on the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Safer Chemicals Ingredients List (SCIL). Chemicals on the SCIL h…

  • Ashland Introduces ChromoHance 113

    October 3, 2016
    Ashland’s ChromoHance 113 polymer (INCI: Polyquaternium-113) is a new technology for shampoos and conditioners that shields oxidative color-treated hair from surfactant stripping. ChromoHance 113 polymer is compatible with most hair care formul…

  • Sonneborn Taps AAK for Active Emoillient

    October 3, 2016
    The latest launch at Sonneborn is Shea XP Active Base Emollient made with AAK Shea Technology. According to the company, Sonneborn and AAK have combined expertise to create a new advanced ingredient: shea functionalized petrolatum, composed of a high…