skin & beauty

23 Sep 2021
--- Scientists are exploring the relationship between hair health and nutrition, with North American Menopause Society (NAMS) research finding that nutrient-based bioactive compounds boost hair growth in menopausal women.
15 Sep 2021
--- The majority of US consumers are concerned with the safety of dietary supplements (96%) and personal care products and cosmetics (95%), according to a new NSF survey. For all three product categories, consumers are primarily... Read More
03 Sep 2021
--- Solabia-Algatech Nutrition, an Israel-based business specializing in microalgae cultivation, says there is a “worldwide spike” in demand for microalgae in food supplements and cosmetics. The company believes this... Read More
19 Aug 2021
--- Norway-based biotech company Aker BioMarine is expanding its ingredient portfolio with a halal-certified krill oil product: Superba SC40. The latest ingredient in its flagship Superba range enables nutrition companies to... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- Health and wellness technology company Bearn has signed an agreement to expand its marketplace reach to over nine million new potential users. The Bearn app utilizes AI to measure users’ nutrition, fitness, sleep,... Read More
16 Aug 2021
--- Florajen Probiotics has launched its first skin health product, Florajen Eczema, a refrigerated medical food that is clinically shown to reduce atopic dermatitis, commonly referred to as eczema.
09 Aug 2021
--- New functional beverages that address trending demands from immunity to beauty-from-within are entering the market on a weekly basis – and there is no sign of this slowing down. NutritionInsight takes a closer look at... Read More
09 Aug 2021
--- Supplementation with Lycoderm, a tomato and rosemary extract produced by Lycored, supports the health of skin types across age groups, according to a new study.
28 Jul 2021
--- The global gut health and personalized nutrition trends are spurring NPD in senior nutrition, particularly in functional food and drinks. This has been exacerbated by the pandemic, with Innova Market Insights’ global... Read More
26 Jul 2021
--- The joint health market is experiencing a rapid recovery as COVID-19 lockdown measures continue to ease. In light of this, Lonza is highlighting the importance of collagen products for providing effective solutions to an... Read More
22 Jul 2021
--- Specialty chemicals and food ingredients provider Azelis is opening a new personal care application laboratory in Cairo, Egypt, to offer new formulations and stability studies to its customers in the region. “With this... Read More
20 Jul 2021
--- Euromed’s new lemon-based botanical ingredient Wellemon may have better bioavailability than orange extract, according to a recent clinical study. The extract is poised to meet health needs as it is a rich source of... Read More
19 Jul 2021
--- Lycored’s proprietary nutrient complex Lycoderm features in Herbalife Nutrition’s latest skin product, dubbed LycoGlow. LycoGlow helps support skin smoothness, brightness and firmness for an all-over healthy glow... Read More
13 Jul 2021
--- Spanish biotechnology company AlgaEnergy has signed an investment agreement with Caixa Capital Risc and CDTI to strengthen its position in the microalgae sector. The subsequent capital increase will be used to finance the... Read More
13 Jul 2021
--- Givaudan Active Beauty is unveiling Zanthalene, a scalable natural active ingredient, made by green fractionation. The company says it can provide well-aging effects and soothing benefits depending on its concentration in... Read More
30 Jun 2021
--- French company HPE Ingredients is unveiling two snail-based ingredients that support digestive health and tackle calcium deficiencies – Helidigest and Helishell. The company uses cruelty-free methods for the production... Read More
30 Jun 2021
--- Toodaloo is a new US snack brand launching a line of plant-based adaptogenic trail mixes. Arriving in five varieties, each trail mix is infused with herbs and superfoods that target restoration and energy, as well as skin,... Read More
24 Jun 2021
--- A diet rich in sugar and fat leads to an imbalance in the gut’s microbial culture and may contribute to inflammatory skin diseases such as psoriasis and joint inflammation, according to a study from the University of... Read More
23 Jun 2021
--- Functional foods, gummies, powders and tablet delivery formats are trending within the beauty supplements space. NutritionInsight continues its conversation with experts from ADM, Rousselot, Gelita, Evolva and Lubrizol Life... Read More
21 Jun 2021
--- Mibelle Biochemistry has unveiled MossCellTec Aloe, an ingredient from biotechnologically produced moss. It improves cell-to-cell communication via connexin channels, evens the moisture distribution in the skin and reduces... Read More