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Jan 19, 2017 | 09:37 AM CST

A Poison to Poise Age

Spider and web

Scientists from Geneva discovered a small protein found in a spider's venom holds anti-aging properties. In a goal to achieve clinical beauty, the team created a campaign to raise enough money and create a cosmetics range.

Jan 05, 2017 | 10:41 AM CST

Lessonia Eyes Microbead Replacements

Exfoliating Seeds

As microbead bans are passed around the world, Lessonia, maker of natural exfoliators has named 2017 a crucial year to find an environmentally-friendly alternative.

Jan 04, 2017 | 09:16 AM CST

Anti-pollution Ingredients on the Rise

Girl wearing gas mask

Various innovations, claims and tools for anti-pollution ingredients are under discussion and according to Euromonitor, the beauty and personal care industries are expected to see an increase of this trend.

Dec 27, 2016 | 10:44 AM CST

Evonik Nabs SEPAWA Innovation Award

SEPAWA Innovation Award

With its eyes on the prize, Evonik's REWOFERM biosurfactant took home the 2016 SEPAWA Innovation Award for its sustainable cleaning properties.

Dec 22, 2016 | 03:33 PM CST

BASF Announces 2017 Price Increases

Money and time

Time is money and money is time, and in a couple weeks time, BASF plans to increase prices for certain tradenames under seven specific product group names.

Dec 22, 2016 | 01:50 PM CST

New Partnership Centers on Cannabinoid Extracts For Cosmetics

Trees shaking hands

Aurora Cannabis Inc. and Radient Technologies Inc. announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding, which focuses on the joint development and commercialization of superior and standardized cannabinoid extracts.

Dec 22, 2016 | 11:26 AM CST

Partnership Expands Tech-Driven Silica Biz for $630 Mil.

Huber Silica Acquisition

Evonik Industries AG has acquired J.M. Huber's silica business, hoping to expand its North American and Asian position and develop its portfolio.

Dec 09, 2016 | 11:10 AM CST

Global Guerbet Alcohols Market on the Rise

Guerbet Alcohol

A boom in the beauty and cosmetics industry has many reaching for multifunctional products, which may lead to a rise in the global guerbet alcohols market in coming years.

Dec 08, 2016 | 11:12 AM CST

Merck KGaA Launches a Red Hot Pigment

Red cosmetics

Get REDdy to paint the town red with Merck KGaA's Ronastar Red Allure, an effect pigment developed for the cosmetics industry. The matte, burgundy-red can be used in color cosmetics and to mattify texture.