Salonnaya Kosmetika has chosen exclusive airless systems, combined with APP plastic bottles by Lumson, to launch its Premium Homework collection, which encompasses four different creams. For the range, Salonnaya Kosmetika selected the plastic airless… Read More »
EcoSol is a water-soluble, biodegradable, polyvinyl alcohol film ideally suited for various packaging applications and expands Cortec’s rich line of biodegradable materials. After a few minutes of immersion at the specified temperature, the env… Read More »
Aesthetics firm Miramar Labs’ miraDry System has received clearance from the US FDA for the treatment of unwanted underarm hair, and permanent reduction of underarm hair of all colors. miraDry is the technology FDA cleared for the treatment of… Read More »
CHINA and BRAZIL: Evonik’s two new production facilities for cosmetics ingredients in Shanghai (China) and Americana (Brazil) were recently certified in accordance with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) standard.
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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 »
The at-home spa market is an important one in Europe, where the cost of having professional treatments is less affordable and culturally less of a norm compared to markets such as Asia. Traditionally positioned as a luxury investment or a pampering e… 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 a… Read More »
Through a first-to-market packaging innovation in hair care, Rusk’s new Elixir Mist provides the benefits of a traditional serum in a patented, air-driven delivery system. The user-friendly, hands-free application of weightless serum instantly… Read More »
BioMimetic Laboratories, a portfolio company of Skyler Brand Ventures, has rolled out Erasa XEP-30 anti-aging skin concentrate ($160). The brand has exclusive rights for two years to use patented XEP-30 active, billed as next generation neuropeptides… Read More »
Telebrands, the original creator of the “As Seen On TV” logo and products like Ambervision glasses, the SliceOMatic and a few personal care products, has agreed to revise its Interactive Voice Response (IVR) merchandise ordering system an… Read More »
US Patent No. 9,040,472 B2; The University of New Brunswick has patented a skin cleansing system that is comprised of a non-aqueous solvent component for application to skin, comprising a non-water miscible biodegradable solvent, the solvent comprisi… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,999,310 B1; Chuckles, Inc., Manchester, NH, has patented a keratinous fiber treatment formulation consisting of a crotonic acid/vinyl C8-12 isoalkyl esters/VA/bis-vinyldimethicone crosspolymer and an effective amount of a 50% ammonium… Read More »
JAPAN: Ushio Inc., Tokyo, has entered into exclusive license and research agreements for narrowband-spectrum ultraviolet light technology with Columbia University. The aim is to promote R&D and commercialization of an Ultraviolet Disinfection Met… 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 »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuar… Read More »
Sales: $2.7 billion
Key Personnel: Antônio Luiz da Cunha Seabra, founder and board member; Pedro Luiz Barreiros Passos, chairman and co-founder; Roberto Oliveira de Lima, chief executive officer; José Roberto L… Read More »
Sales: $32.8 billion
Key Personnel: Michael Treschow, chairman; Paul Polman, chief executive officer; Jean-Marc Huët, chief financial officer; Douglas Baillie, chief human resources officer; David Blanchard,… Read More »
What happens when you remove typical business constraints and let one of the industry’s leading chemists loose to formulate the best anti-aging product? Skyler Brand Ventures knows the answer.
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