The third time is definitely not the charm. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent warning letters to StriVectin, Moy-Fincher Medical Group and Skin Authority LLC.
According to the letter sent to StriVectin (following a December… Read More »
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will open up new “sensory dimensions” of its GlucoTain sugar-based and sulfate-free surfactants range. According to the company, unique GlucoTain goes beyond the functional benefits o… Read More »
RéVive is at the forefront of next-gen lip care with Intensité Moisturizing Lip Balm ($60), a new luxe conditioner containing RES Technology that moisturizes and protects lips from environmental damage. A unique applicator tip provides… Read More »
Vaseline Intensive Care Healing Serum ($7.99) is a new range of skin care that brings the power of highly concentrated, healing ingredients to the brand’s first-ever moisturizing body care serum. The formula contains three key ingredients: PPAR… Read More »
Masks attract today’s consumer with the promise of immediate results in treating a variety of skin flaws. New formats and formulations that address individual needs appeal to consumer looking to try something different without spending a fortun… Read More »
During the past decade, Brazil has climbed to lofty height in the global color cosmetics industry. In 2008, Brazil was the No. 6 makeup market in the world; by the end of 2014, it had reached the No. 3 spot by growing more than 50% between 2009 and 2… Read More »
Looking across the global skin care market, the facial mask is probably one of the few categories where Asia dominates. This is especially true in China, where, in recent years, the mask has become the fastest growing category. According to Ogil… Read More »
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. reported net sales for its second quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014 increased 1% to $3.04 billion.
President and CEO Fabrizio Freda said, “Our successful performance this quarter reflected solid global demand f… Read More »
To create the Dermarose Swiss Rose Stem Cell Anti-Aging Face Cream ($143), scientists used advanced plant cell technology known as PhytoCellTec Alp Rose to extract stem cells from the Swiss Rose, incorporating them into an exclusive moisturizing and… Read More »
Cetaphil widens its outreach by targeting the younger set…possibly the youngest set of all. Cetaphil Baby ($5.99-$9.99) products are now available online and at retailers like Buy Buy Baby and Babies R’ Us. The five-product collection in… Read More »
By Navin M. Geria, Senior Technical Advisor and Principal Doctors Skin Prescription
Published March 4, 2015
Formulators in the trend-setting beauty markets in countries such as France, South Korea and Japan are pushing a new anti-aging active—water. Few compounds are more basic, yet today, water is being billed as the ultimate moisturizer. Luckily fo… Read More »
TRI-K Industries, Inc. announces the latest update to its protein line, Milk Tein NPNF. Made from food grade milk powder, Milk Tein NPNF immediately increases hydration to the skin and with repeated use, increases moisture retention on the skin, acco… Read More »
Burt’s Bees has moisturized, nourished and hydrated lips for more than 30 years with the original Beeswax Lip Balm. Over time, the natural personal care brand has been adding flavors varying from coconut and pear to eucalyptus. Its latest creat… 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-b… Read More »