skin & beauty

05 Aug 2020
--- The convergence of the COVID-19 pandemic with evolving eating behaviors is expanding the scope of the superfoods market. As consumer awareness of vitamin and mineral synergies expands, demand for superfoods that aid in the... Read More
14 Jul 2020
--- Wellness, food and beauty ingredients player Lycored has expanded its tomato-based lycopene production to meet “unprecedented demand.” The company will now harvest “record volumes” of tomatoes... Read More
08 Jul 2020
--- Fermented collagen is the key to increased bioavailability according to US-based supplement brand Ancient Nutrition, which is releasing four new encapsulated versions of its Multi Collagen Protein Powder. The Multi Collagen... Read More
06 Jul 2020
--- The COVID-19 fog has not yet lifted, however the many industries affected by the lockdowns, including the beauty-from-within segment, are attempting to forecast its potential ramifications on the economy. Despite e-commerce... Read More
03 Jul 2020
--- Collagen and lactose-free A2/A2 dairy are new features of Re:THINK Ice Cream’s products, as the US-based company rethinks both its formulation and branding in light of its two year anniversary. The new iteration is... Read More
01 Jul 2020
--- An overarching, cross-industry theme, healthy aging has reached the ingestible beauty space, as consumer demands for ingredients that preserve and support healthy-looking skin rise. The link between nutrition and beauty is... Read More
29 Jun 2020
--- Givaudan Active Beauty has unveiled #BeautyBoosters, a collection of botanicals that can promote skin health. In an effort to “capture the essence” of Japanese beauty (J-beauty) rituals, the company launched... Read More
22 Jun 2020
--- Givaudan Active Beauty, the cosmetic arm of Givaudan, has unveiled Koffee’Up, a science-backed premium coffee oil, crafted using upcycling techniques. The ingredient is hailed as the “new argan oil” for the... Read More
18 Jun 2020
--- Functional supplements are attracting busy consumers across generational age groups, who all seek to live healthier and stress-free lives despite differing priorities. Lonza is tapping into this demand with a range of... Read More
11 Jun 2020
--- A natural skin moisturizer called Hydrachrysum arrives as the latest addition to Wesource, Seppic’s active ingredient portfolio of personal care solutions. It provides “intense skin hydration” by increasing... Read More
11 Jun 2020
--- Nestlé Health Science (NHSc) is acquiring the majority stake in Vital Proteins, a key US collagen player featuring a lifestyle and wellness platform offering supplements, beverages and food products. The move seeks to... Read More
11 Jun 2020
--- In part one of this Special Feature on beauty-from-within, NutritionInsight spoke with experts who discussed trending ingredients and their innovative delivery methods. Part two explores the most important demographics for... Read More
10 Jun 2020
--- Growing consumer awareness on the ingestible beauty trend has led the nutrition industry to pay more attention to this budding segment. Beauty is not skin deep, but rather requires a holistic approach in combination with a... Read More
10 Jun 2020
--- Customized shipping box provider Packlane has launched Econoflex shipping boxes for online commerce. The company notes it has received “several hundred customers” in the past few months alone. One of these... Read More
08 Jun 2020
--- Puration Inc. (PURA) has acquired an unnamed cannabidiol (CBD)-infused sun care product business in a bid to enter the CBD branch of the sun care market, which as a whole, is valued currently at US$8.5 billion and forecasted... Read More
22 May 2020
--- This week in industry news, Evonik and Glenn Corporation, a division of Azelis Americas, entered into an exclusive agreement enabling Glenn to distribute the product protection line by Evonik’s Dr. Straetmans brand in... Read More
12 May 2020
--- The global senior population continues to grow, with predictions saying that by the year 2060 the percentage of people over sixty will outnumber that of teenagers. This has led to a broader group of consumers seeking... Read More
30 Apr 2020
--- Daily supplementation with BioCell Collagen for 14 weeks can make skin elasticity 18 percent higher compared to placebo groups, according to a new peer-reviewed mouse study. The study found that the company’s flagship... Read More
30 Apr 2020
--- DuPont Nutrition and Bioscience’s XIVIA xylitol – a wood-based sweetener – has a positive effect on skin microbial growth. This is according to a new study published in the Korean Journal of Microbiology,... Read More
29 Apr 2020
--- A staple ingredient within the health and wellness category, collagen maintains a steady course of growth, with pronounced focus on joint health, skin care and sports nutrition. NutritionInsight speaks to key players in the... Read More