Dessange Paris introduced Solar Blonde Naturale, a lightening hair care system. Hints of apple, freesia, jasmine and sandalwood impart an uplifting, sunny aroma. Rich in chamomile and citrus extracts, the Solar Blonde Naturale formula works for all-n… Read More »
Two US senators introduced legislation in April that would require the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to evaluate and report on some of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal care products such as shampoo and skin cream. The Personal Care… Read More »
Pout Shout Cosmetics has introduced highly pigmented, longwearing and semi-matte finished lipglosses and lipsticks ($15). Colors range from Coral Crush to Blue Hoo. The brand’s motto is “Wear with confidence, make a statement, make an imp… Read More »
INDIA: A study conducted by IMRB International across Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, New Delhi and Kolkata, shows 90% of people perceive homeopathy as a trusted form of treatment and its usage is higher than any other form of treatment. The surv… Read More »
Many compounds incorporated into topical formulations are in their solid particulate form. Examples include zinc oxide in diaper rush ointment and in calamine lotion for chicken pox, sunscreens containing both titanium and zinc oxide and more as well… Read More »
The FDA has decided to move the goal post. It has declared that to approve a new UV filter you must surpass the requirements of a New Drug Application (NDA). The new hurdle set by the FDA is that all such ingredients must pass the stringent req… Read More »
The winners of the 2015 Product of the Year Awards—a select few chosen from the votes of more than 40,000 consumers—have been announced.
“Nearly 50,000 new packaged goods products are introduced each year,” said Rich Fryling,… Read More »
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 »
Sytheon has introduced Synovea HR and Asyntra SL, broad-spectrum skin lighteners with anti-aging and skin protective benefits.
In a study of in-vitro enzyme inhibitory activity, Synovea HR provided the most effective melanin inhibitory activity vs. o… 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 »
Brooke Shields has become the newest celebrity ambassador for Wen hair care. Shields’ appearance in the national Wen campaigns will begin airing this winter with appearances by other famous Wen celebrity ambassadors like Angie Harmon, Lindsay E… 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 »
Beauty industry professionals, members of the press and medical experts were among those in attendance for the annual Repêchage Network Power Lunch-Champagne Brunch held Dec. 8 at the company’s headquarters in Secaucus, NJ.
Repêcha… Read More »
Lonza Consumer Care recently introduced its next-generation biotech active, ReGeniStem Brightening, which is designed to target imperfections and help improve overall skin tone. Derived from the meristematic stem cells of licorice, this easy-to-use,… Read More »
Innospec Performance Chemicals introduced the newest addition to its Pureact line of surfactants, Pureact MS-CG.
Pureact MS-CG (INCI name: Sodium methyl oleoyl taurate) is an odorless and colorless oleoyl taurate that helps to build viscosity in sur… Read More »