Supplier's Corner


  • 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

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    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

  • BASF Presents New Surfactant

    Like a fine wine, Lutensol M from BASF utilizes a sophisticated combination of ingredients to offer excellent wetting and superior sustainable performance, according to the company. Additionally, as a cost-effective alternative to standard alcohol…
    08.06.08

  • SymClariol is Multifunctional

    Last summer, Symrise launched the cosmetic ingredient SymClariol, a multifunctional active ingredient from its successful range of 1,2-alkanediols. SymClariol (INCI: decylene glycol) is a moisturizing ingredient for topical preparations and also perf…
    08.06.08

  • New LS Hair Salon Available

    To help manufacturers provide products that combat common problems, Laboratoires Sérobiologiques (LS), Cognis Care Chemicals’ active ingredients business, has launched LS Hair Salon. This innovative hair care range of seven must-have act…
    08.06.08

  • The Symbiosis Between Nature and Chemistry

    Dr. Straetmans GmbH of Hamburg, Germany has developed a new conditioning agent, which combines natural ingredient sourcing with chemical modification for best performance. Symbioquat is a second-generation liquid conditioning agent that is compose…
    08.06.08

  • Natures Answer Introduces Chia Product Collection

    Nature’s Answer has rolled out its latest new products: Chia Seeds and Chia Meal. Chia, cultivated by the Aztecs, is an excellent plant source of omega 3 oils, is high in vitamins and minerals and also provides fiber, says the company. When mix…
    08.06.08

  • Trilogy Introduces Greenscents

    Greenscents is a new eco-friendly, biodegradable line from Trilogy Fragrances created with sustainable, renewable fragrance ingredients found in nature that are 100% natural, according to the company. The blends are created with natural ingredients i…
    08.06.08

  • BioScience Labs Offers Services

    BioScience Laboratories of Bozeman, MT offers its end-to-end solution for Clinical Virology Studies. Under the direction of Laboratory Manager Volha Dzyakanava Ph.D., the laboratory can conduct human clinical virology testing based on ASTM Method E-…
    08.06.08

  • Micropowders Introduces New Products for 2008

    Micropowders of Tarrytown, NY recently rolled out an assortment of new ingredients for 2008. Spectrabead products are permanently colored low-density, high molecular weight polyethylene powders that allow formulators to create unique visual effect…
    08.06.08