skin & beauty

11 Jun 2019
--- Unilever is set to acquire prestige skincare brand Tatcha for a reported US$500 million. Founded in 2009 in San Francisco by start-up entrepreneur Victoria Tsai, Tatcha is a modern skincare brand rooted in classical Kyoto... Read More
06 Jun 2019
--- Oral supplementation with Peptan collagen peptides may significantly contribute to improving the overall appearance of skin and hair in an ethnically diverse population. This is according to a study conducted by Rousselot... Read More
24 May 2019
--- Skincare consumers believe sleep and nutrition are the most essential factors in their pursuit of a “healthy glow,” new research by wellness company Lycored has shown. “Consumers are looking for a healthy... Read More
16 May 2019
--- Nestlé has entered into exclusive negotiations with a consortium led by EQT and a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) for the sale of Nestlé Skin Health for a value of CHF 10.2... Read More
08 May 2019
--- Global flavors and fragrances company Givaudan’s Active Beauty arm has unveiled a new microencapsulated, stabilized retinol ingredient, coined Spherulite R10. Crafted with the Spherulite microencapsulation technology,... Read More
30 Apr 2019
--- The health benefits of collagen are already well established within the industry and touch on sectors such as sports nutrition, mobility and the beauty-from-within space. Increased consumer demand for sustainable and... Read More
24 Apr 2019
--- Curcumin, the yellow powder derivative of the turmeric plant (Curcuma longa) that is widely used as a food colorant and flavoring, may also have therapeutic properties in helping prevent and combat stomach cancer. This is... Read More
17 Apr 2019
--- Former professional basketball player Stipe Rezic has in mind a plan to fully assimilate the mind and body-enhancing potential of fungi into everyday routine, with his original brand of mushroom-infused coffee –... Read More
15 Apr 2019
--- Ingredients manufacturer Lipofoods is launching a new bioavailable microencapsulated anti-aging curcumin product which targets the increasingly popular “beauty-from-within” market. Curcushine is a natural and... Read More
12 Apr 2019
--- A novel postbiotic ingredient has made its entry in the nutrition and beauty markets, with the launch of Sabinsa’s LactoSporin cosmeceutical ingredient. The “beauty from within space” holds particular... Read More
12 Apr 2019
--- Ecocentric biodesign company Geltor unveiled the first ever “human collagen” created for cosmetic formulations, coined HumaColl21, at In-cosmetics Global in Paris, France (April 2-4). HumaColl21 is produced with... Read More
10 Apr 2019
--- Probiotics, often called “good” or “helpful” bacteria and yeast that live in the stomach, play an essential role in digestive processes – but may influence a host of other biological functions... Read More
05 Apr 2019
--- The personal care space is fertile ground for innovation and a highly exciting space thanks to ever-evolving consumer trends. This is according to Stefan Lander, Omya Vice President of Consumer Goods, who spoke to... Read More
04 Apr 2019
--- The beauty market is looking inwards – that is to say, studying the efficacies of ingestible skincare supplements in improving and safeguarding complexion. Israeli wellness company Lycored has commissioned a study of... Read More
03 Apr 2019
--- The nutricosmetic space is heating up but understanding the market, the regulatory environment and consumer trends will be pivotal to successfully navigate this space. This is according to Horphag Vice President Global Sales... Read More
28 Mar 2019
--- British-Dutch transnational consumer goods company Unilever has made a binding offer to acquire French derma-cosmetic brand Garancia, which is to be part of the Unilever Prestige personal care portfolio. Financial details of... Read More
27 Mar 2019
--- Flavors and fragrances manufacturer Givaudan has entered into a long-term partnership with South Korean beauty innovation company Bio FD&C. The collaboration aims to combine the R&D know-how of both companies for the... Read More
25 Feb 2019
--- Symrise and bioengineering company Probi are cooperating to deliver probiotic-based cosmetic ingredients. The companies will seek to develop cosmetic products with the Lactobacillus strain which could hold particular... Read More
18 Feb 2019
--- DSM Venturing, the venture investment arm of DSM Nutrition, has made an equity investment in skin microbiome company S-Biomedic NV. This investment completes S-Biomedic’s latest Series A financing round. The skin... Read More
01 Feb 2019
--- Traditionally used in soaps, broccoli seed oil has newfound potential for use in personal care solutions, according to US brand Botanic Innovations. The oil is touted by the company as having moisturizing properties for the... Read More