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Jul 18, 2017 | 03:54 PM CDT

Tomato or Not Tomato, That is the Skin Care Question

A recent survey shows that consumers are aware of the benefits that lycopene-rich tomatoes have on skin health.

Jul 06, 2017 | 10:07 AM CDT

Troy Corp. Expands Preservative Portfolio

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In order to provide more flexibility to formulators, while also reducing costs of preservatives, Troy Corporation has introduced a new range for personal care and cosmetics applications.

Jun 13, 2017 | 09:41 AM CDT

CTPA Responds to 'Harmful' Organic Ingredient Claims

Woman inspects personal care product label

The CTPA responded to a recent independent report flagging potentially "harmful" natural and organic cosmetic ingredients, insisting that safety concerns were invalid.

Jun 07, 2017 | 02:03 PM CDT

Methylene Blue—The Antioxidant Answer to Aging?

Woman with clean skin looking into camera

The antioxidant methylene blue may be the answer to slow down aging, according to new research from the University of Maryland. Scientists are already formulating products for consumer use with the chemical.

May 15, 2017 | 02:57 PM CDT

ICMAD and PBA Support the Safe Cosmetics Modernization Act

Both organizations cited “enhanced consumer protection for cosmetics through stronger procedures and reporting requirements” as the reasoning behind their support.

Apr 17, 2017 | 02:08 PM CDT

9 Things to Check out at the 2017 Sustainable Cosmetics Summit

“By focusing on green ingredients and packaging, cosmetic and personal care companies should be able to make greater strides in reducing their environmental impacts.”