skin & beauty

13 Aug 2019
--- Whether a child is born by vaginal delivery or Caesarian section has a major influence on shaping the microbiome, proposes new research in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology. The maturation of skin microbial... Read More
07 Aug 2019
--- Patients with Parkinson’s disease were found to have significantly lower levels of vitamin D in their blood in a study published in the journal Acta Neurologica Scandinavia. The study, which evaluated 182... Read More
17 Jul 2019
--- Trending this year, adaptogens have emerged as a class of herbal extracts with claims of boosting the body’s ability to combat physical, chemical and biological stressors, in addition to elevating cognitive functions,... Read More
11 Jul 2019
--- Natural ingredients manufacturer Natreon’s patented shilajit extract has been found to improve the skin’s microperfusion in healthy adult women. This is according to a Natreon-endorsed clinical trial which also... Read More
11 Jul 2019
--- Nutricosmetics – supplements ingested with the aim of improving physical appearance – are gathering mainstream popularity thanks to increasing levels of evidence backing their efficacy. While the food-beauty... Read More
04 Jul 2019
--- The body’s largest organ, the skin, is one that requires much nourishment and care. Ageless skin is coveted and has been an ongoing target area for the skincare industry. Even though science has long flagged the... Read More
24 Jun 2019
--- Remedy Organics, a US producer of functional wellness drinks, has announced the launch of Golden Mind. The ready-to-drink beverage is a blend of almond milk, DHA omega 3 (sustainably sourced from microalgae), MCT oil,... Read More
20 Jun 2019
--- The Lubrizol Corporation is exclusively partnering with Corbion Biotech to bring AlgaPur high stability, high oleic algae oil to the personal care and cosmetics markets. This collaboration combines Lubrizol’s... Read More
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