Supplier's Corner


  • Aqualance is New from Sederma

    Sederma recently launched a new hydrating ingredient, Aqualance, which contains an osmotic module to mimic estuary flora, and particularly that of the microalgae platymonas subcordiformis. In vitro studies showed that Aqualance improves the skin wate…
    10.07.08

  • Microcare Features Natural Waxes

    Microcare grades from Micro Powders, Inc. are finely micronized polymers that utilize natural waxes. Microcare 300, 310, 325 and 350 use prime yellow carnauba #1 waxes to ensure product consistency. They impart lubricity and flow properties and prov…
    10.07.08

  • IFH Introduces New Storage Systems and Mobile Carts

    The Innovative Fluid Handling (IFH) Group has introduced a new range of custom storage and dispensing systems and mobile lubrication carts using the company’s new lightweight, economical polyethylene containers. According to the company, the IF…
    10.07.08

  • Jedwards International Now Offers New Organic Ingredients

    Jedwards International now has the ability to supply 24 QAI certified organic oils, according to the company. The company’s new-and-improved naturals line includes oils such as castor oil and other organics such as rosehip, flax, palm and shea…
    10.07.08

  • Amcol Rolls Out New Skin-Brightening System

    A new skin-brightening complex, the latest ingredient from Amcol Health & Beauty Solutions, Inc., is a hydroquinone-free skin rejuvenation therapy developed to return health and radiance to mature skin, according to the company. The product is bu…
    10.07.08

  • Two New Hybrid Petrolatums From The International Group

    The International Group of Wayne, PA rolled out two new hybrid petrolatums—Hypet C and Hypet J—for personal care. According to the company, International Group’s applications chemists have taken the best qualities of petrolatum and…
    10.07.08

  • Rohn and Haas Presents Latest Binder

    Rohm and Haas, Philadelphia, PA launched a new innovative binder, Duraplus MP Emulsion. This new multi-purpose, styrene-acrylic water-borne copolymer can be formulated to meet the toughest VOC standards and still outperform traditional solvent and wa…
    10.07.08

  • New Pineapple Extract From ISI

    International Sourcing Inc.’s latest new ingredient is Frulix TF Abacaxi (Pineapple Frulix). Pineapple is a fruit native to many tropical areas around the world. It is said to be rich in the photolytic enzyme bromelain, which has an anti-inflam…
    10.07.08

  • Study Finds Pomegranate Extract May Reverse Skin Aging

    A new study indicates a pomegranate extract standardized to punicalagins (as in Pomella extract) may help promote healthy, young-looking skin in several ways. The study, performed at Texas A&M University and published online in the Journal of Agr…
    10.07.08

  • Supplier's Corner

    Sabinsa Gets GRAS Status for Cococin Sabinsa Corporation has received Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) status for its branded ingredient Cococin, featuring coconut water solids, after an intensive review of safety and toxicology data by an in…
    10.01.08

  • Symrise To Distribute Organic Plant Extracts

    Cosmetic and body care products that contain organic ingredients are growing more popular. As a result, Symrise has now expanded its portfolio of organic plant extracts. As of July 1, Symrise has become the exclusive distributor for a series of wa…
    09.11.08

  • Formulations at Lonza Achieve EPA Registration

    Lonza received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration for several formulations to effectively inactivate H5N1 “bird flu” virus that has spread across Asia and Europe. The company’s formulations—used to clean,…
    09.11.08

  • Sedermas Dynalift Tightens and Smoothes Aging Skin

    Nowadays, the presence of tightening active substances in a large number of products is a result of consumers’ needs to appear younger. As a result, Sederma developed Dynalift, a tightening active substance from a vegetable origin, which forms…
    09.11.08

  • Micro Powders Presents Micropoly

    Micropoly, two new ingredients from Micro Powders, features grades that are finely micronized polyethylenes characterized by hardness and highly crystalline properties. Micropoly 210 and Micropoly 250S are ideally suited for use as binders and bul…
    09.11.08

  • Vitaplex Builds Healthy Hair

    Laboratories Sérobiologiques’ latest ingredient is Vitaplex, a natural vitality complex rich in mineral salts from marine origin. According to the company, the synergistic complex revitalizes and energizes tresses for a healthier look.…
    09.11.08

  • Arylessence Releases Annual Report Online

    Southeastern fragrance house Arylessence, Inc. has released its new Arylessence TrendWatch report for the 2009 season. The Arylessence analysis reveals 14 “deep trends” that reflect deeply held consumer tastes, preferences and buying habi…
    09.11.08

  • Supplier's Corner

    Symrise To Distribute Organic Plant Extracts Cosmetic and body care products that contain organic ingredients are growing more popular. As a result, Symrise has now expanded its portfolio of organic plant extracts.     As of Jul…
    09.04.08

  • Inolex Launches Spectrastat System

    Inolex has introduced Spectrastat, a high-performance biostatic system for preservative-free cosmetics. According to the company, Spectrastat is the first system on the market to contain CHA, a novel patented organic acid. Unlike other organic acids,…
    08.06.08

  • Thirty Cosmetic Ingredients Certified by BDIH at Cognis

    Cognis Care Chemicals customers can now get certified ingredients for natural cosmetics, as 30 of Cognis’ basic and active ingredients have achieved the BDIH (Association of German Industries and Trading Firms) certification for use in natural…
    08.06.08

  • ISP Specialty Surfactants Gains CleanGredients Listing

    International Specialty Products (ISP) announced the listing of its Surfadone LP-100 and LP-300 specialty surfactants on CleanGredients, an online database providing formulators of industrial and institutional (I&I) cleaning products with informa…
    08.06.08