Supplier's Corner


  • Chocolate Ingredients by Symrise Now Available

    The cocoa tree (theobroma cacao) is one of the exotic plants that have inspired our imagination for thousands of years, and even ancient tribes in South America used its beans to make chocolate, an invigorating elixir for the body, soul and senses.…
    06.11.07

  • DSM Products Introduces Green Tea Extract

    Green tea has been considered a healthy drink in Asia for centuries. And today, scientific data demonstrate that green tea extract can play an active role in overall health and an increased sense of well-being, as evidenced by its strong antioxidant…
    06.11.07

  • SXI-2 New Raw Material from U.S. Cosmetics

    U.S. Cosmetics Corporation of Dayville, CT recently introduced a new feel enhancer for cosmetics and toiletries, SXI-2, a lower-priced version of U.S. Cosmetics’ initial offering, SXI-5. It is said to provide excellent slip and spreadability on…
    06.11.07

  • Anti-Aging Peptide Available from LS

    Members of the aging demographic are seeking products to restore the radiance and resistance of mature skin. To prevent sallowness, manufacturers of personal care products are offering solutions designed to meet these specific needs. Laboratoires S&e…
    06.11.07

  • New Hair Care Ingredient by Momentive Performance

    Momentive Performance Materials Inc. introduced Silsoft Care “quat” blend, a new proprietary product with potential use in hair care products that deliver conditioning performance benefits while adding volume. This new blend is an option…
    06.11.07

  • Celanese Introduces Dispersible Nonwoven Wipes

    Responding to the need for flushable nonwoven products that completely disperse when disposed, Celanese Corporation recently introduced a new polymer system. The patent-pending polymer system, Nacrylic STP, adds value to chemically bonded wipes by su…
    06.11.07

  • EMD Showcases New Colors

    Two new hues of Ronastar interference color pigments were showed by EMD Chemicals Inc. (EMD) at the NYSCC Suppliers’ Day in New Jersey this past May. Ronastar Blue and Ronastar Copper are two of the latest additions to the color pigments line…
    06.11.07

  • Dow Corning to Enhance Personal Care Applications

    Clear, colorless, and providing a non-greasy feel, the new Dow Corning Toray FZ-3196 Fluid can be used as a carrier for other ingredients or as a dispersing medium for hydrophobic powders and pigments in a wide range of personal care products includi…
    06.11.07

  • Degussa Debuts New Catalog

    Degussa’s household care business has published a new catalog of products that describes its offerings to the household, consumer and professional markets. The comprehensive, 16-page publication includes information on fabric softener raw mater…
    06.11.07

  • Keratin Now Halal Approved

    The full range of Functional Keratin materials from Keratec has now been approved as Halal for the global market. Functional Keratin is a breakthrough material that captures, for the first time, all the physical and biological characteristics of nati…
    06.11.07

  • Permethyl Boosts Shine Quality in Lip Products

    Get gloss and shine with Permethyl 246C from Presperse. This new product will bring out exceptional shine and gloss in lipsticks. To prove this point, a commercial lipstick was tested for gloss using a Novo glossmeter. The same commercial lipstick w…
    06.11.07

  • Silab Lifting Product Uses Sugar, Oats

    Firmer, more toned, smoother skin: that is what women want as the years pass. Daily care products that are immediately and visibly effective are in strong demand in today’s market. Osilift, a sugar-based tensor ingredient, is Silab’s new…
    06.11.07

  • Five Actives Target Beauty

    Beauty is famously in the eye of the beholder. This reality is reflected in LS’ Entielles, a new range of naturally-derived actives from Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, the active ingredients business of global specialty chemicals supplier…
    06.11.07

  • Tospearl New Microspheres

    Two new products will be added to Momentive Performance Materials Inc.’s global line of Tospearl microspheres, which offer cosmetics companies new options to consider for enhancing the performance and positioning of skin care and color cosmetic…
    06.11.07

  • Chocolate Ingredients by Symrise Now Available

    Chocolate Ingredients by Symrise Now Available
    05.29.07

  • Syn-tacks from Pentapharm

    Pentapharm’s new peptide complex Syn-Tacks was unveiled at In-Cosmetics 2007 Paris. The new active ingredient is a highly effective peptide complex for anti-aging treatments to preserve and redesign the Dermal Epidermal Junction (DEJ). Syn-Tack…
    05.02.07

  • Arch Personal Care Rolls Out Novel Materials

    Arch Personal Care Products recently modified its SilSlip powder to offer blurring properties. SilSlip Disper-sion is a new powder suspension for the personal care industry made through high-energy dispersion of poly/bis-hydroxyethoxypropyl di-methi…
    05.02.07

  • New Film-Forming Polymer from National Starch

    National Starch Personal Care has introduced a new film-forming polymer that has the potential to offer substantial performance improvement in color cosmetics, particularly mascaras and eyeliners. Dermacryl C film-forming polymer, a new easy-to-handl…
    05.02.07

  • Dow Corning Launches Personal Care Fluid

    Clear, colorless and providing a non-greasy feel, Dow Corning Toray FZ-3196 Fluid can be used as a carrier for other ingredients or as a dispersing medium for hydrophobic powders and pigments in a wide range of personal care products including skin c…
    05.02.07

  • DuPont Weathering Systems Tests Degradation from UV

    DuPont Weathering Systems (DWS) relies on south Florida’s climate to test the exposure limits of everything from car paint and golf balls to hair dye. DWS has been in the business of exposing, measuring and analyzing the effects of weather on p…
    05.02.07