• Laboratoires Srobiologiques Develops Botox Alternative

    November 15, 2005
    Cognis Group subsidiary Laboratoires Sérobiologiques offers Myoxinol LS 9736, a natural, effectve and safe alternative to drastic anti-aging procedures. In line with the general wellness trend, consumer demand for anti wrinkle treatments is…

  • Dow Cornings Silicones Offer Protection for Hair

    November 15, 2005
    Midland, MI-based Dow Corning has con- ducted new research showing that silicones provide protection against thermal stress and moisture loss in the hair. Dow Corning’s beauty and personal care business offers silicone solutions for thermal pro…

  • Zotos Chooses IMS Software

    November 15, 2005
    Zotos International selected FWS 6I soft-ware from Milford, CT-based IMS Inc. to optimize its research and product develop operations. Zotos, a subsidiary of Shiseido Co. Ltd., will deploy FWS 6I to streamline its business processes, reduce redunda…

  • Skin Tightener From Pentapharm

    November 15, 2005
    Pentapharm, Basel, Switzerland, offers Pepha-tight, an algae-based skin tightener. Pepha-Tight is a highly purified biotechnology-produced extract from microalgae. The ingredient has an immediate tightening effect upon the skin, and it can strengthen…

  • Ciba Launches Advanced Color Matching Solutions

    November 15, 2005
    Ciba Specialty Chemicals launched Colibri QuickMatch Pro, a new color matching solution for inks, paints and plastics. Colibri QuickMatch Pro is designed for matching effect shades as well as printing inks on metallized surfaces. QuickMatch Pro allo…

  • Goldschmidt Provides Emulsifiers for Skin Care

    November 15, 2005
    Essen, Germany-based Goldschmidt’s care specialties business unit has published “Goldschmidt Personal Care Special 3,” a brochure that provides an overview of the company’s products. The product group covered in the brochure…

  • Novozymes Launches Stainzyme for Detergents

    November 15, 2005
    Stainzyme is a new, highly active enzyme for detergents that removes difficult stains and retains the colors of clothes, according to executives at Novozymes, headquartered in Denmark. Stainzyme is effective at low temperatures. The ingredient is an…

  • Shells Analytical Services Group is Open to Industry

    November 15, 2005
    The analytical services group of Shell Chemical LOP has opened its lab to the broader chemical marketplace. The lab offers technical support for problems affecting the manufacturing of catalysts, petrochemicals, polymers and refined products. The gr…

  • Penreco Introduces Versagel CC

    November 15, 2005
    Versagel CC, the newest candle gel from Penreco, Houston, TX, is a clear, solid gel with a lower melt temperature than the company’s other candle gel products. The enhancement makes the gel applicable for use in candles in which the gel is po…

  • Rooibos Tea Extract Is New from Jarchem

    November 15, 2005
    Move over, green tea: Jarchem, Newark, NJ, introduced rooibos tea extract. Cultivated solely in the Cederberg region of South Africa, rooibos is primarily known as a healthy, caffeine-free tea, according to Jarchem executives. Now, due to its anti-…

  • Adhesives Research Shows off at Suppliers Day

    November 15, 2005
    Adhesives Research Inc., Glen Rock, PA, will feature its cast delivery systems at the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) Supplier’s Day, May 11-12 at the Meadowlands Convention Center, Secaucus, New Jersey. Among the company’s s…

  • Salvona Offers Patented Nanotechnology

    November 15, 2005
    NanoSal, a nanotechnology system, is available from Salvona Consumer Care LLC, Dayton, NJ. NanoSal stabilizes functional ingredients, synchronizes ingredients, extends the life of product benefits and enhances their efficacy, according to Salvona exe…

  • Globally Compliant Additives From Angus Chemical Co.

    November 15, 2005
    Angus Chemical Co., Buffalo Grove, IL, introduced Amp-Ultra PC and Tris Amino Ultra PC for personal care and cosmetic products. The new products are guaranteed to meet the regulatory requirements of the European Cosmetics Directive, according to Angu…

  • Brunswick Laboratories Introduces ORAC Tests

    November 15, 2005
    Brunswick Laboratories LLC, Wareham, MA, announced the commercial availability of its superoxide radical absorbance capacity (S-ORAC) assay and its ORAC assay for oil-in-water emulsions (ORAC-E). The new tests complement Brunswick’s panel of O…

  • Super Soft Petrolatum is Available from Penreco

    November 15, 2005
    Super Soft Petrolatum USP includes enhanced performance properties that make it ideal for use in personal care product formulations, according to executives at Penreco, Houston, TX. Super Soft Petrolatum was developed for specific requirements such a…

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