Supplier's Corner


  • DSM Nutritional Products Launches BeauActive MTP

    DSM Nutritional Products has introduced BeauActive MTP, which combines a natural raw material and DSM’s leading enzyme technology. It is a breakthrough in peptide design that opens new possibilities for cosmetic skin care products. BeauActive…
    04.11.07

  • Silab Introduces Pro-Sveltyl

    Derived from the Nelumbo nucifera, known as the Sacred Lotus, Silab launches Pro-Sveltyl, an ultra-powerful active ingredient with anti-cellulite and draining effects. It reduces fat storage by activating lipolysis and boosting the synthesis of SIRT-…
    04.11.07

  • Dow Corning Aerogels Provide Soft-Focus Effect

    New studies demonstrate that in addition to their ability to absorb oil and modify rheology, Dow Corning silica silylate aerogel materials generate a soft-focus effect. The significant in vitro soft focus effect of these materials is an expression of…
    04.11.07

  • Novel Exfoliation Cloth Cleans Skin Better

    The Evolon II series of exfoliation cloths will out-perform all other media, according to Beauty Cloth International (BCI). Evolon II is a 70/30 polyester/nylon blend and is billed as being “chemical-free” and hypoallergenic. According to…
    04.11.07

  • BioChemica Introduces New Line of Exotic Butters

    BioChemica launched a new line of exotic extract butters which include lavender, chamomile, horsetail and lemon grass. They are made with whole dried flowers and plant stems. The butters are heat-infused with extracts utilizing a proprietary exotic b…
    04.11.07

  • Bell Offers Exotic Fruit Scents

    Bell Offers Exotic Fruit Scents
    04.03.07

  • Innospecs Surfactant for Personal Care

    Innospec has partnered with Huntsman Corporation to launch Tauranol SCMI-85 (sodium cocoyl methyl isethionate), a new surfactant for the personal care industry. Tauranol SCMI-85 provides the same mildness and foaming attributes of other Innospec i…
    03.06.07

  • Tri-K Industries Introduces D-Gamma Tocopherol

    The lighter side of vitamin E, gamma tocopherol, is powerful due to its antioxidant activity. Until recently, other forms of vitamin E have been largely overlooked as having less activity than alpha tocopherol, but in fact, each form has a distinct b…
    03.06.07

  • Bare Bones Drum Filler Fills Four In Four

    Specialty Equipment, Houston, TX desig- ned a new palletized drum filler to fill four drums in four minutes. The new Bare Bones drum filler is ideal for low-volume or batching operations that fill four 55-gallon drums sequentially to be stored or shi…
    03.06.07

  • ISP Releases Advantia Prime Coating Systems

    Meeting the specific needs of various immediate-release pharmaceutical and nutritional tablet applications, International Specialty Products details the scientific approach behind Advantia Prime Coating Systems in a 12-page technical brochure. Ad…
    03.06.07

  • Croda Introduces DiversaClean

    To make cleaning easier and less time con suming, Croda launched DiversaClean SRS, a diverse soil removal system designed to improve cleaning ability. It is a 70% active pre-optimized blend that is stable in acid, alkali, hypochlorite and hydrogen pe…
    03.06.07

  • Mibelle Biochemistry Launches Two New Products

    Mibelle Biochemistry has introduced two new products for cosmetic formulations. Dextophane is a second-generation antioxidant to protect the skin against city pollution and MelanoBronze is a product that boosts natural skin tanning. Dextophane i…
    03.06.07

  • Wacker Introduces Hybrid Polymer for Hairstyling

    The silicone/vinyl acetate copolymer makes it possible to produce water-based hairsprays that not only provide a firm hold, but also give hair a natural feel. The newly-developed hybrid polymer, Wacker-Belsil P 101 gives hair a firm hold—withou…
    03.06.07

  • New Stepan Materials Deliver Functional & Active Ingredients

    A new range of products that have been added by Stepan Company are free of trans-fatty acids, contain no genetically modified organisms and are certified kosher. Stepan EDS (erythritol distearate) is a shell component for thorough protection of s…
    03.06.07

  • Marinova Produces Macroalgal Extracts for Cosmetics

    Marinova, an Australian company spe- cializing in natural extracts from organic macroalgae wild-harvested in pristine ocean waters. Based in Tasmania, Australia Marinova manufactures all its products on-site. Marinova produces extracts from a wide…
    03.06.07

  • Supplier's Corner

    Innospec’s Surfactant for Personal Care Innospec has partnered with Huntsman Corporation to launch Tauranol SCMI-85 (sodium cocoyl methyl isethionate), a new surfactant for the personal care industry. Tauranol SCMI-85 provides the same…
    03.05.07

  • U.S. Cosmetics Introduces Treated Pigments

    U.S. Cosmetics Corporation, Dayville, CT has introduced a series of Lipoaminoacid (LP)-treated pigments for use in color cosmetics. The patented, chemically bonded surface treatment is based on a combination of palmitoyl proline and other amino acid…
    02.16.07

  • Jedwards Produces Borage and Pomegranate Oils

    Jedwards has begun the contract production of borage seed oil and pomegranate seed oil. The strategic move was intended to enhance Jedwards position as a supplier of specialty oils and butters to the food, dietary supplement and cosmetic industries i…
    02.16.07

  • Surefil Increases Testing Capabilities

    The introduction of new lab equipment will increase Surefil’s raw material testing capabilities. The new equipment will allow Surefil chemists to test both raw materials and finished products for the company’s major brand partners. Additi…
    02.16.07

  • Ross X-Series High Shear Mixer Now Has New Options

    The X-Series High Shear Mixer is now being offered with several new optional design features. The mixer includes optional features such as, rotor-stator gap adjustment from .010 to .030, jacketed mix chamber for 50 psig, cored stator for heating or…
    02.16.07