skin & beauty

17 Jun 2021
--- Nutrafol has developed Nutrafol Postpartum, a physician-formulated nutraceutical supplement that targets the root causes of hair thinning in postpartum women.
17 Jun 2021
--- Consumer interest in holistic skin care is rising as consumers slowly go back to socializing and want to look and feel their best. A roundtable of ingestible beauty experts speak to NutritionInsight about probiotics,... Read More
15 Jun 2021
--- Unilever is acquiring digital-led skin care brand Paula’s Choice from TA Associates. Unilever seeks to boost the skin care company’s reach as digital beauty and direct-to-consumer (DTC) e-commerce are flourishing... Read More
14 Jun 2021
--- Functional water brand 2T Water is expanding the reach of its Biotin Water Hair, Skin and Nails. The product range is now sold across Publix Supermarkets in the southeast US region. Biotin Water Hair, Skin and Nails is... Read More
09 Jun 2021
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released guidance outlining key investments for the nutrition sector within President Biden’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Request – the President’s recommendation... Read More
09 Jun 2021
--- Functional food is in its nascent stage in China, but it’s growing very quickly, according to Doki Doki co-founder Alex Goh. “In the post-pandemic era, this segment will only expand further due to consumers... Read More
07 Jun 2021
--- Women-led health and wellness brand Rae has landed US$9.5 million through a series A investment round. The company says it plans to use the financing to build on the “skyrocketing” growth in supplement demand it... Read More
03 Jun 2021
--- US-based cannabinoid health and wellness company Open Book Extracts (OBX) has closed a US$11.5 million series B funding round. The company will use the financing to drive new research and an international expansion, as well... Read More
31 May 2021
--- A new, colostrum-based skincare line by Sovereign Laboratories is touted as rejuvenating skin and offering an “innovative approach” to anti-aging. The Regenacol Skincare System range features a moisturizing... Read More
28 May 2021
--- In nutrition news this week, the Ingredient Transparency Center’s Collagen Stewardship Alliance (CSA) added three major companies to its supporters list. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warnings to... Read More
26 May 2021
--- Personalized cosmetic dermatology company Ever/Body has raised US$38 million in Series B funding to advance its tailored tech-driven approach to skin care and fuel further expansion. The Series B funding consists of both... Read More
26 May 2021
--- Blue California’s dihydroquercetin (DHQ) is now deemed Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) in a range of foods and beverages following a letter of no objection from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
25 May 2021
--- Beiersdorf is investing an undisclosed sum in a new personalized skin care start-up via its Oscar&Paul Beiersdorf Venture Capital Unit, together with Belgian co-investor 9.5 Ventures. “Personalization shaped up to... Read More
24 May 2021
--- Pomanox, a pomegranate concentrate from Euromed, has been shown to improve various skin health parameters.
21 May 2021
--- New research indicates Lycored’s ingestible tomato extract Lumenato can help prevent the loss of type III collagen. This form of collagen, which is critical for skin health, decreases in response to inflammatory... Read More
13 May 2021
--- Mondelēz International’s innovation and venture hub, SnackFutures, has selected the nine winning start-up companies of its CoLab program, an engagement scheme for early-stage snack brands with health and wellness... Read More
11 May 2021
--- PLT Health Solutions’ ceramide-rich natural ingredient for dietary supplements and cosmetics, Ceratiq Phytoceramides, has been approved for sale in the Republic of Korea. It offers a range of benefits that are... Read More
10 May 2021
--- Monteloeder’s proprietary, polyphenol-rich dietary ingredient, Zeropollution, may improve the signs of skin aging, strengthen skin barrier function and counteract oxidative stress, according to a new clinical study.... Read More
05 May 2021
--- Delivery formats, scientific backing and immunity are bound to shape the collagen space, according to industry experts. NutritionInsight discusses the expanding scope and potential of collagen with Bioiberica, Gelita and... Read More
04 May 2021
--- France-based Seppic is acquiring EPI France to secure growth opportunities and solidify its position in the nutricosmetics market. The move will boost Seppic’s expertise and know-how in botanical extraction and its... Read More