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 »
VariBlend, a leader in the development and manufacture of dual dispensers, announced the creation of BeautiBlend, a strategic alliance with Leading Edge Innovations (LEI) LLC, developers of the patent-pending MicroSperse Technology. The result is a s… Read More »
Estée Lauder and Procter & Gamble have joined the corporate member network of Sustainable Brands, a division of Sustainable Life Media that acts as a global community whose mission is to inspire, engage and equip today’s business and… Read More »
Paradigm Science Inc.’s President and Founder Kim Cervino has been selected by Leading Women Entrepreneurs & Business Owners as one of New Jersey’s Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners of 2014. This special distincti… Read More »
Granactive Retinoid is a next-generation anti-aging product delivering the performance of retinol and retinoid derivatives with significantly lower irritation potential, thus supporting clear, visibly more youthful looking skin with better consumer a… 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 »
From the makers of the all-natural coconut water brand, Vita Coco (extra virgin) Coconut Oil ($9.99) is a multipurpose 100% raw, organic, cold-pressed coconut oil. According to the company, it can be used in personal care to do everything from treat… Read More »
FRANCE: LVMH has joined the board of directors of the Foundation for Research on Biodiversity (FRB) in France.
This recognition follows LVMH Group’s commitment to the National Strategy for Biodiversity, the French equivalent of the Strategic P… Read More »
CHILE: Naturex is strengthening its position in Latin America in response to growing local demand for natural ingredients, the company announced.
Following the January 2014 acquisition of Chile Botanics and its factory in Linares, the group is now o… Read More »
By Navin M. Geria, Senior Technical Advisor and Principal Doctors Skin Prescription
Published January 6, 2015
Natural product positioning has enjoyed continued popularity with brands looking to nature for concept ingredients such as stem cells and botanical extracts. This column will briefly explore moisturizing benefit-offering plant oils that are generatin… Read More »
Like in so many other countries, skin care is the largest segment within the Brazilian cosmetics, toiletries and fragrance industry, according to ABIHPEC (the Brazilian Association of the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Industry). Body care sales ha… Read More »
Its Centennial Celebration over, the Consumer Specialty Products Association charts a path for growth for another century. One thing is constant, however, CSPA will remain a trusted business partner for members, regulators, legislators, retailers and NGOs.
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