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… Read More »
The worldwide market for prescription dermatological drugs exceeded $21 billion last year, growing 7.9% from 2013 to 2015, according to Kalorama Information. Driving forces include growth and aging of the population, new products and technologi… Read More »
As a relatively mature segment, hair care has experienced slower value growth than many others in recent years within China’s personal care market. This is primarily due to the saturating standard shampoos category, which accounted for 72% of h… Read More »
NeoStrata Company, Inc., has opened the Exuviance Skin Lab, its first freestanding retail space, in The Mall at Short Hills in Short Hills, NJ. The space is designed to provide shoppers with access to expert advice and targeted treatments to restore… Read More »
This month’s column covers a few news items from newspapers and magazines pertaining to the cosmetic industry—it is also my farewell piece. I have enjoyed writing Gleams & Notions for almost 27 years, but it is time now to retire. The… Read More »
Skin corrosion is defined as irreversible damage to the skin following the application of a substance. When it contacts the tissue, a corrosive compound generates necrosis through the epidermis and the dermis with ulcers and bleeding. The healing pro… Read More »
Want to reduce obesity and the diseases that go hand-in-hand with it? Get moving! That’s the advice of the Global Energy Balance Network, a new non-profit organization funded, in part, by Coca-Cola.
Now, it’s always a good idea to get up… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated… Read More »
Bionetix International launched BCP35S/BioSurf as an environmentally safe and economical alternative to the use of chemicals that reduces client’s processing costs and increases the time of remediation. BCP35S/BioSurf is a new bioremediation pr… Read More »
New products are the lifeblood of consumer product companies, and suppliers feel the same way about new raw materials. Here are two that are said to be improvements over existing chemistries.
A new addition to Lubrizol’s Carbopol line is Car… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has issued its second call for papers for the 29th IFSCC Congress, Oct. 23-26, 2016, in Orlando, FL. Topics under consideration include:
Sun Protection & Beyond— Submissions may focus on increasing the… Read More »