skin & beauty

17 Jan 2020
--- US-based natural fiber brand Bellway has launched a “next-generation” soluble fiber that is suitable for keto, paleo and gluten-free diets. This move addresses the dietary needs of health-conscious US consumers,... Read More
16 Jan 2020
--- Multinational pharmaceutical Bayer and Azitra, a clinical-stage medical dermatology biotech company, will partner in research to identify and characterize skin microbiome bacteria. The move seeks to uncover the skin... Read More
14 Jan 2020
--- Givaudan Active Beauty has unveiled Sensory Crush, a collection of three naturally colored face masks that are touted as meeting the beauty expectations of Gen Z consumers. The masks were “specially designed for the... Read More
09 Jan 2020
--- In response to increasing numbers of consumers living under oxidative stress from urban and industrialized areas, French nutricosmetics manufacturer Laboratoire PYC has released Skin Pollution Defense. The drinkable... Read More
09 Jan 2020
--- US-based Origin Labs has launched a four-part cannabidiol (CBD) product line, PearlCBD, which harnesses the power of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. With a tap of a mobile phone to the PearlCBD product, consumers... Read More
06 Jan 2020
--- French beauty behemoth L’Oréal has unveiled Perso, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered, at-home system that is marketed as offering optimized beauty personalization. Developed by the L’Oréal... Read More
03 Jan 2020
--- The rise of cannabidiol (CBD) in applications is showing no signs of slowing down, despite regulatory confusion. The compound is now recognized for its potential benefits in skincare as well. In this context, NUYU Wellness... Read More
06 Dec 2019
--- Givaudan Active Beauty has unveiled RitualEssenz Brazil, a botanical extract collection rooted in Brazilian biodiversity. The new collection is a set of pure guarana, mate and jambu extracts, which provide topical solutions... Read More
02 Dec 2019
--- Functional nutrition and food supplements company SternLife has developed a range of powder-format phyto ingredient-based products for the beauty-from-within market. Epigenetics have uncovered the potential of polyphenols... Read More
28 Nov 2019
--- Givaudan’s Active Beauty division is set to acquire the cosmetics business of Indena. The move is part of Givaudan’s 2020 strategy to globally expand its capabilities in botanical active cosmetic ingredients.... Read More
22 Nov 2019
--- Natural and sustainable ingredients are the central consumer demand that will drive innovation in cosmetic formulations. Reporting from the in-cosmetics Formulation Summit 2019 in London, UK, NutritionInsight speaks to an... Read More
22 Nov 2019
--- This week, nutraceutical company ChromaDex received European Commission approval for listing nicotinamide riboside chloride (NR) as a novel food ingredient. The decision follows a positive opinion issued by the European Food... Read More
21 Nov 2019
--- The biggest consumer trend to anticipate in skincare is a further move toward the natural, with a back-to-basics approach. This is according to Amit Tewari, Group Leader, Phytochemical Ingredient Science at... Read More
15 Nov 2019
--- Tapping into the healthy aging market, Israeli wellness company Lycored has launched a new extract, Lumenato, made from natural tomato nutrients and antioxidants to support beauty and skin health. It is touted as helping... Read More
12 Nov 2019
--- Givaudan Active Beauty has unveiled a new, “unique,” vegan, biomimetic silk for hair care, boasting a sustainable production process. The new ingredient holds nourishing and protective properties for the hair.... Read More
07 Nov 2019
--- Vitamin D contributed to slowing the growth of melanoma cells and stopped their spread to the lungs of mice. These were the findings of a University of Leeds study, which found that the vitamin influences the behavior of a... Read More
05 Nov 2019
--- With the appeal of botanicals accelerating, Givaudan’s Active Beauty arm has launched a new botanical skincare concept designed for Generation Z consumers. The release of My Blue Guard High Defence is a bid to tap into... Read More
24 Oct 2019
--- Skin exposure to sunlight – specifically type B ultraviolet light (UVB) – can alter the gut microbiome in humans, according to a new study from the University of British Columbia (UBC), in Canada. Published in... Read More
23 Oct 2019
--- Collagen-based solutions provider Rousselot has signed a new five-year strategic agreement with By-Health, a Chinese dietary supplements company. This agreement follows previous collaboration between the two companies, which... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- ADM has released new clinical data affirming the safety and efficacy of a blend of probiotics when used as a coadjutant therapy to alleviate symptoms in psoriasis patients. The discovery further underscores the blurring of... Read More