skin & beauty

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
18 Dec 2018
--- Vinh Hoan, supplier of pangasius and marine collagen peptides, has documented substantial improvements in skin health and appearance in study participants treated with 10g a day of Vinh Wellness Collagen. The Vietnamese... Read More
28 Sep 2018
--- Detoxwater, the prebiotic aloe-infused water brand, has launched an aloe supplement shot, coined Veralixir, which contains 1.7 fluid ounces of highly-concentrated aloe vera extract. Detoxwater recommends taking Veralixir... Read More
20 Sep 2018
--- Nestlé is exploring strategic options for its Skin Health unit, after the company’s board concluded that the future growth opportunities of Nestlé Skin Health increasingly lie outside the group’s... Read More
13 Sep 2018
--- With consumers increasingly scrutinizing the provenance and health benefits of the products they consume, naturally-derived antioxidants have become the “it” health ingredient to look for in food. However,... Read More
03 Sep 2018
--- Looking to expand in the health & wellness industry, Michigan-based Advanced Protein Technology has launched a new line of collagen-based products – Nutra Collagen. The company is seeing tremendous potential for... Read More
24 Aug 2018
--- Compounds in maple leaf extracts hold wrinkle-preventing properties, researchers at the University of Rhode Island have found. The research team have released a formulation, based on the extracts, named Maplifa, ideal for... Read More