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Mar 06, 2008 | 10:46 AM CST
By: Imogen Matthews
Ingredient lists and labels are facing more and more scrutiny as consumers, unwilling to accept cosmetics and toiletries at face value, seek purer, more natural alternative formulations, leading to significant growth in alternative ingredients in new launches.
Mar 05, 2008 | 11:31 AM CST
By: Leslie Benson
When Tim Kapsner was developing children’s personal care products for Minnetonka Inc. in the 1980s—themed after Sesame Street characters like Kermit the Frog—he couldn’t have imagined that his introduction to the Muppet known for “Bein’ Green” would bring him full circle more than 20 years later as a senior research scientist for one of the most eco-friendly beauty companies in North America.
Mar 05, 2008 | 11:29 AM CST
By: Steve Herman
Through unexpected twists and turns, encapsulation became a game changing technology for the fragrance industry, and controlled release and targeted delivery of active ingredients remain critical to today’s personal care products. The future of evermore effective products depends on continued advances in actives delivery—and those advances may come from work outside the industry.
Mar 05, 2008 | 10:00 AM CST
Industry stakeholders launch OASIS: Organic And Sustainable Industry Standards for personal care...
Mar 04, 2008 | 10:52 AM CST
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is investing €29 million in a R&D center near Saint Jean-de-Braye, France...
Mar 03, 2008 | 09:31 AM CST
Procter & Gamble Beauty has announced a hair color chemistry that minimizes fiber damage...
Feb 29, 2008 | 11:10 AM CST
Kerry Group, a supplier of fragrances, flavors and ingredients, has entered into a long-term partnership with Brazil’s Dierbergers Oleos Essencias SA, a cultivator and producer of certified organic essential oils…
Feb 28, 2008 | 10:14 AM CST
South Korean researchers announced they have discovered a peptide in bullfrog skin that offer anti-oxidant and antiaging properties...
Feb 25, 2008 | 09:35 AM CST
ASEAN implements new cosmetic directive that includes adherence to the IFRA Code of Practice for the manufacture and handling of fragrance materials...
Feb 18, 2008 | 09:42 AM CST
The author describes a cosmetic technology based on a newer formulating concept—cream in powder form. This new formulation can be presented according to two technical processes in order to produce either water-based or oily cosmetic products. In each case, the proper selection of ingredients, including treated pigments and thickeners, determines the stability of the finished products.