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Sep 23, 2016 | 10:19 AM CDT

ICMAD Urges Congress for Uniformity on Cosmetics Legislation

ICMAD urges lawmakers to pass legislation that would enhance FDA oversight, create transparency in safety decisions and promote growth and innovation.

Sep 19, 2016 | 11:48 AM CDT

Opacify Gels and Shampoos Naturally

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Imerys launched a new natural mineral solution to impart opacity and whiteness to gel and shampoo formulas. ImerCare Opaque serves as an alternative to oil-derived opacifiers.

Sep 13, 2016 | 04:29 PM CDT

Asia-Pacific to Lead the Cosmetic Ingredient Charge Through 2024

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Surfactants, emollients and conditioning polymers, especially in the Asia-Pacific region, are expected to lead the charge for cosmetic ingredients to the tune of some U.S. $15.76 billion by 2024.

Sep 12, 2016 | 05:59 PM CDT

Formulate for the Hair on Their Chinny, Chin-Chins

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Whether they are flavor savers, double chin cover-ups, testosterone indicators or just plain fashionable, beards have specific cleaning and conditioning needs, for which Evonik has developed novel formulas.

Sep 08, 2016 | 02:40 PM CDT

A Polymer to Dye For

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Hair color is a fad that never dies, but the same cannot be said about the dye itself. Ashland launched ChromoHance 113 polymer to shield oxidative color-treated hair from surfactant stripping.

Sep 06, 2016 | 09:39 AM CDT

Antibacterial Soap? You Can Skip It, Says FDA

The FDA is issuing a final rule under which OTC consumer antiseptic wash products containing the majority of the antibacterial active ingredients—including triclosan and triclocarban—will no longer be able to be marketed.

Sep 01, 2016 | 05:43 PM CDT

Bee-lieve It: Epigenetic Anti-aging

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Mibelle AG Biochemistry will highlight its new royalactin-based anti-aging active, RoyalEpigen P5, during in-cosmetics N.A. next week.

Aug 31, 2016 | 06:26 PM CDT

That's What 'Shea' Said

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Sonneborn will "smooth things over" during in-cosmetics North America with the launch of its Shea XP emollient for skin care.

Aug 31, 2016 | 05:58 PM CDT

Polymer Naturally Sticks it to Stray Hairs (or Makes More)

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Next week, Revolymer will feature its new RevCare NE 100S hair styling polymer during in-cosmetics North America. This naturally derived film-forming technology can replace petrochemically derived equivalents while matching or exceeding their performance.