Supplier's Corner


  • 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

  • Dow Corning Gives Hope to Damaged Hair

    Research completed by Dow Corning gives hope to hair that has been damaged by heat styling, coloring and the environment. Single fiber tensile measurements obtained on hair treated with Dow Corning silicones, three materials—Dow Corning 5-7113…
    02.16.07

  • Technature Expands Bath Line

    With a new ultra-fine powder that dissolves better in water, Technature has expanded its bath line offering. The ultra-fine powder improves skin feel and creates an overall feeling of wellbeing. More info: www.tech-nature.com; info@tech-nature.com…
    02.16.07

  • Crodas Cromollient SCE Boosts Cleaning Power

    Cromollient SCE, a 100% active patented ester made by Croda is shown to reduce the irritation potential of household or institutional cleaners without compromising cleaning ability. Cromollient SCE boosts the cleaning power of most applications such…
    02.16.07

  • McKernan Helps Companies Cash In Their Surplus

    McKernan Packaging Clearing House recently wrote a check for $30,000 to a major household and chemical specialties manufacturer for its obsolete packaging. In addition, McKernan saved the company an additional disposal fee, noted company president Ti…
    02.16.07

  • Seppic Launches SOS Silhouette Slimming Program

    Seppic has launched its SOS silhouette slimming program with an active ingredient duo that acts on adipocytes with adiposlim and adipoless. Adiposlim simultaneously restricts and eliminates the storage of fats in the adipocytes by inhibiting free fa…
    02.16.07

  • Supplier's Corner

    Tri-K Industries Launches TMP Skin Protectant Tri-K TMP is a type III anti-freeze protein that offers skin protection against daily stress. It provides fortification and protection to the skin against harsh environments and below freezing temp…
    02.07.07

  • U.S. Cosmetics Introduces Treated Pigments

    U.S. Cosmetics Introduces Treated Pigments
    02.06.07

  • Tri-K Industries Launches TMP Skin Protectant

    Tri-K TMP is a type III anti-freeze protein that offers skin protection against daily stress. It provides fortification and protection to the skin against harsh environments and below freezing temperatures. Proteins bind to cellular membranes to m…
    01.10.07

  • Dow Corning Launches Second Skin Experience

    Dow Corning has introduced a collection of color cosmetic formulation concepts providing options for self-expression through personal care products. These formulations include, In & Out 893 self-tanner, Breathe 894 men’s hydrogel, massaging…
    01.10.07

  • Lonza Inc. Introduces LaraCare A200

    LaraCare 200 is the newest addition to Lonza’s Personal Care products portfolio. It is a cosmetic skin care ingredient obtained through Lonza’s recent acquisition of Larex Inc.’s Larch Arabinogalactan business. LaraCare A200 is a…
    01.10.07

  • Arde Barinco Introduces Reversible Mixer

    Arde Barinco Inc., manufacturer and dist- ributor of high capability, mixing, wet grinding, size reduction and emulsification equipment has introduced the model CJ-2A Reversible Homogenizer. The CJ-2A is designed to prepare fine grain emulsions an…
    01.10.07

  • Silab Repairs Skin Cells with Longevicell and Adaptonyl

    To revive cellular metabolism and overcome the deficiencies of the skin, Silab introduced Longevicell, a cell regenerator. Obtained from myrtle for its rejuvenating virtues, Longevicell slows senescence markers and dermal degeneration by acting on…
    01.10.07