skin & beauty

21 Feb 2020
--- At a time when cannabidiol (CBD) enjoys market prominence for its therapeutic qualities, but is widely limited by regulation – Brazillian company Beraca introduces an “natural and safe alternative” to the... Read More
20 Feb 2020
--- Tapping into the skin-gut axis, UK-based AxisBiotix, a subsidiary of SkinBioTherapeutics, has made an agreement with Dutch company Winclove Probiotics to develop and manufacture a probiotic food supplement to help manage... Read More
19 Feb 2020
--- South Korean cosmetics conglomerate Amorepacific’s R&D Center has launched the Green Tea Probiotics Research Center to further study a newly found lactobacillus in Jeju island’s organic green tea variety. The... Read More
18 Feb 2020
--- Beyond food and nutraceutical applications, cannabidiol (CBD)’s potential for the personal care industry is increasingly recognized. CBD holds beneficial properties, such as calming and nourishing the skin, in addition... Read More
06 Feb 2020
--- Consumers are increasingly being lured by better-for-you and clean label sweets and snacks, with natural ingredients and vegan positionings set as key growth drivers. At ISM 2020, NutritionInsight spoke with a range of sweet... Read More
28 Jan 2020
--- Lipofoods has become a part of the Health Business of Lubrizol Life Science (LLS Health) in a bid to strengthen the organization’s global presence. Previously part of the Lubrizol Life Science Beauty business,... Read More
27 Jan 2020
--- US-based health and wellness brand GoLive is set to release six new ready-to-mix (RTM) synbiotic blends, each addressing specific health concerns, such as stress levels, sleep quality , hair and skin health. The company... Read More
22 Jan 2020
--- Biodesign company Geltor is at the forefront of animal-free proteins in the collagen sector, with the company set to launch its first ingestible product this year in collaboration with Gelita. This ingredient requires a new... Read More
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