Supplier's Corner


  • New Data on Proteolea at Rahn

    Advanced glycation end (AGE) products are a specific form of cellular waste formed by spontaneous bonding of sugar to proteins, DNA and lipids. In AGE-damaged skin, the collagen fibers of the dermis are cross-linked by sugar derivatives and can thus…
    01.04.16

  • Innospec Expands Dien’s Reach To the Midwest

    Innospec Personal Care continues to expand its distributor relationship with Dien, Inc., a raw materials sourcing and supply company located in Texas. Dien has successfully represented the Innospec and Chemsil product line for customers in the Texas…
    01.04.16

  • New Active at Silab Stimulates Synthesis of Periostin

    Inspired by the advances in regenerative medicine on bone tissue, Silab is offering Eternaline, a natural anti-aging active ingredient capable of stimulating the synthesis of periostin, which slows down over time. This regenerative protein in the ext…
    01.04.16

  • Stepan Company Launches Ninol CAA

    Ninol CAA, a novel, naturally derived aesthetics enhancer and fragrance solubilizer, is new from Stepan. Ninol CAA enables the solubilization of fragrances and dissolves various organic materials at room temperature due to a large Hansen Solubility s…
    12.02.15

  • Amazonian Treasures at Clariant

    Under the theme of “Beauty Inspired by Amazonian Treasure,” Clariant recently showcased its leading cosmetics ingredients that support formulations demonstrating sustained natural beauty in addition to a strong functionality profile, incl…
    12.02.15

  • New Home Care Solutions at Lubrizol

    Lubrizol’s dish care solutions deliver foam-boosting performance with excellent rheology control as well as sensorial and skin care benefits for manual dish and effective cleaning and anti-spotting for automatic dish to ensure clean spotless di…
    12.02.15

  • Asian Skin Care Outreach at AAK

    AAK Personal Care has developed an Asian-inspired concept of face care rituals, based on the multifunctional emollient ester Lipex SheaLight. The company detailed the benefits of the material at In-Cosmetics Asia in Bangkok. Cosmetics brands and con…
    12.02.15

  • White Rose Plant Cells Big at Naolys

    Naolys, the French company that specializes in plant cell culture, is promoting active plant cells with protective and balancing activities from white rose (rosa alba) that bring a global radiance effect to skin. Because radiance depends on many fact…
    12.02.15

  • Clariant Adds Olive-Derived Active to Plantasens Collection

    Clariant recently unveiled a powerful anti-aging addition to its Plantasens portfolio that helps significantly—and naturally—slow down the skin’s aging cycle, according to the company. Plantasens Olive Active HP offers an effective…
    11.02.15

  • A Secret Weapon for Split Ends

    As global hair care products claiming split end repair, mending or fixing continue to launch in the marketplace, Croda has new data proven to seal split ends and provide long-lasting, consumer-perceivable repair with its miracle cuticle smoothin…
    11.02.15

  • Personal Care Portfolio Big at Shamrock

    Shamrock Technologies is a leading manufacturer and supplier of specialty ingredients to the global personal care and cosmetics industries. It develops and manufactures additives including micronized PTFE and waxes, texturizing agents, and dispersion…
    11.02.15

  • UV Filter New at Ashland 

    Ashland Specialty Ingredients recently presented the merits of its Escalol S UV filter as an important ingredient in highly efficient broad-spectrum sun care products. This single ingredient helps filter out sunburn-causing UVB, as well as dermis pen…
    11.02.15

  • Vantage Increases Jojoba Offerings

    Vantage Specialty Ingredients acquired a majority share of Agrinsa, one of the world’s largest jojoba farms, located in Argentina. The Agrinsa farm is significantly larger than Vantage’s existing farm in Arizona, which was acquired in 201…
    11.02.15

  • Eldorado Exquisite Gold

    Eldorado Exquisite Gold is the brightest, boldest gold available from Impact Colors. It has a very high chromaticity, which adds intensity to the gold color, due to an advanced coating technology. Precisely controlled deposition of multiple laye…
    11.02.15

  • Naturex Utilizes Ancient Soap Bark Tree for Ingredient

    In the Chilean Andes, a unique tree has been praised for centuries for being the source of a natural wood and skin treatment—Quillaja saponaria molina, also referred to as Soap Bark tree. When reduced to a powder and mixed with water, the bark…
    11.02.15

  • Amyris Teams Up with Contem 1G

    Amyris, Inc. has entered into an exclusive distribution and reseller agreement with Contem 1G, a leading cosmetics company in Brazil with 190 retail outlets located throughout the country. The Biossance brand, with current and fut…
    11.02.15

  • Hydrating Biomimetic Active New at Silab

    An ancestral tree characteristic of the West African savanna, worshiped for its protective properties, the néré (Parkia biglobosa) is naturally robust and has a strong ability to resist dryness. From a traceable and controlled supply ch…
    10.01.15

  • Ashland Acquires Technology From AkzoNobel

    Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a business unit of Ashland Inc., has completed the acquisition of the patented Zeta Fraction technology from AkzoNobel. The acquisition broadens Ashland’s value-added portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical…
    10.01.15

  • Bell Launches New Line of Asian Flavors

    Bell Flavors and Fragrances has developed a line of Asian inspired flavors that can take consumers on a journey throughout Southeast Asia. The flavors of Southeast Asia have a variety of tastes including hot, spicy, tangy and sweet. While the flavor…
    10.01.15

  • Innospec Expands Distribution

    Chemtec Chemical Company, an Innospec Company, and West Coast personal care ingredient distributor, added two new specialty chemical suppliers—Chemyunion and Cedar Concepts.  Micki Olsen, director of operations, commented, “We are v…
    10.01.15