There are plenty of pitfalls to be avoided in the global economy, but suppliers insist that they have systems in place to handle whatever issues crop up in regions and markets around the world. Read More »
Pierre Fabre, the French dermocosmetics company, has renewed its partnership with Abbott Healthcare. The move ensures that Pierre Fabre's line of skin care products will continue to be available in one of the largest consumer product companies in… Read More »
Syneron Medical Ltd. has named lan Nacasch to the newly created position of chief brand officer. He will be responsible for global marketing and branding of all Syneron-Candela products, with a strong focus on supporting the growth of the body shapin… Read More »
CPL Aromas: appointed Genna Magnall as senior household care chemist. Magnall will be based at CPL’s Brixworth site, according to the firm.
A graduate of Forensic Chemistry from Manchester Metropolitan University, she brings with her a total o… Read More »
Boomers, Gen Xers, even the Sandwich Generation—regardless their age, today’s consumers expect sensory experiences from all of their personal grooming products. Dow Corning executives maintain that their company is uniquely positioned to… Read More »
Vertellus has ended its distribution arrangement with Ashland and is marketing its Chromabond line of PVNO dye-transfer inhibitor technology under the new Reilline brand name. The move reflects Vertellus’ decision to focus on expanding its chem… Read More »
BASF recently introduced Uvinul Easy for sunscreen formulations. The material makes it easy to create sun care products with SPF and broad-spectrum protection. Simply adding water to Uvinul Easy, even in a cold process, gives a fine oil-in-water emul… Read More »
ISRAEL: Israeli company Kamedis plans to enter the Chinese skin care market. During the past 16 years, Kamedis has invested in developing skin care products based on screening of over 500 traditional Chinese herbs.
The company has leveraged a state-… Read More »
Beauty and personal care—an industry traditionally rooted in the ability to touch, smell, sample and experiment with products—is being played by a new set of rules, according to “Beauty and the E-Commerce Beast: 2014 Edition.”… Read More »
You can sum up the European facial care market in two words: simplicity and efficacy. They are the primary drivers within the category, reflecting polarizing trends for multi-functionality and multi-step regimes. The alphabet trend is still in full s… Read More »
The ability to create stable emulsions is a cornerstone of a cosmetic chemist’s training. There are plenty of emulsifiers to choose from on the market, and one of the more interesting ones is Lipoid Kosmetik’s Herbamilk.
The Newark, NJ… Read More »
The first section on the guidelines published in October 2012 by The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) for testing of chemicals includes a list of relevant physical-chemical properties.1 Identification of the composition o… Read More »
Vantage Specialty Chemicals: welcomed a new personal care marketing manager, Karen Cole.
Lipo Chemicals, the personal care division of Vantage Specialty Chemicals, offers a wide array of specialty, basic, and naturally derived ingredient solutions t… Read More »
Venin Royale has been nominated for the 2015 Edison Awards for its next generation NRT-27 skin care technology. The Edison Awards recognize and honor innovative new products, services and business leaders in the world. NRT-27 was developed by a team… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) and American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) will develop a cosmetic program for the 106th AOCS Annual Meeting and Industry Showcases, which will be held May 3-6 in Orlando, FL.
The agreement came after both societ… Read More »
Fusion Packaging teamed up with DoTerra International, a leading provider of high-quality certified pure therapeutic grade essential oils and personal care products, to package two Essential Skin Care items for the brand’s Veráge line. F… Read More »