Micro Powders, Inc.: welcomed Arvind Shah to its personal care division as senior chemist. He will be responsible for the development of new and innovative products for skin care, color cosmetics, hair care and other applications within the personal… Read More »
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 »
The challenges of dispersing standard silicone elastomers in water are well known. Standard silicone elastomers can be very difficult to disperse uniformly in external water phase emulsions or aqueous gels due to their inability to fit into o/w micel… 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 »
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 »
Ideal for cosmetics, the latest creation at Guzen Development is a High Vitamin D Mushroom Powder. According to the company, this vegan ingredient, produced in California, is organic certified in the US and EU. It provides 5000 IU of vitamin D2 per g… 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 »
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 »
US Patent No. 8,901,065 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a process for preparing a spray-dried detergent powder. The process entails detersive surfactant and other detergent ingredients. Steps include: forming an aqueous detergent sl… Read More »
Mibelle Biochemistry’s Snow Algae Powder—a high performing active that offers a novel and sustainable technology and totally new anti-aging approach by mimicking the effects of the caloric restriction process, thus, increasing the longevi… Read More »
Clariant is extending the advantages of its EcoTain sustainability concept to the home care market, leading the way with its latest surfactant innovation GlucoPure for the hand dishwashing and bathroom cleaning segments.
In its four-stage, lifecycle… Read More »
Clinique The Nutcracker Suite Holiday 2014 Collection is a new timeless collection created in collaboration with the America Ballet Theatre that brings the magic and holiday spirit to your makeup collection this season. The range features two compact… Read More »
Lipo Chemicals Inc. expanded its partnership with Sunjin Chemical in the North American market. According to the company, it will now be the exclusive distributor for Sunjin Chemicals personal care powders line all of the Americas.
Sunjin Chemical C… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,822,398 B2; Jonathan D. Charles of Melrose, MA has patented a detergent composition for use in dishwashing machines and clothes washing machines. It is comprised of an anionic surfactant; a nonionic surfactant; and a foam control agen… Read More »
In response to the ban on polyethylene beads, Alban Muller rolled out two options for personal care products: Scrubamis and Silicami. Scrubamis is made of fruit pits and shells with a beige to brown hue. It offers gentle and non-aggressive exfoliatio… Read More »