Sunscreen and UV filter myth busters – SPF

Read the full blog on Croda's website here! Welcome to the third blog from the sunscreen and UV filter myth busters series. There are so many myths surrounding sunscreens and SPF, it can be hard to separate fact from fiction. And while the majority of myths are spread by social media, we are also seeing... Read more »

Enhancing Sun Care for All: Eliminating Product White Cast

Consumers may seek out sun care products to prevent UV overexposure and skin damage, but they also want their selection to look, feel and smell good on their skin. In the first in a series of posts about how LLS Beauty is developing products to address the beauty of diversity, we look at a challenge many consumers... Read more »

Solar protection – UV filter active ingredients

As the world’s leading supplier of mineral sunscreen dispersions and driven by our Purpose, to use ‘Smart Science to Improve Lives’ we are tackling some of the biggest challenges the world is facing today and have made a commitment to be ‘Climate, Land and People Positive’ by 2030. One of our Hero Targets is to... Read more »

New Vegan SPF Lip Care for Added Sun Protection

Koster Keunen presents three new lip balm formulas with SPF 15+ developed using our natural waxes: Sunflower wax, Orange peel wax & Beeswax. They have also developed a 100% vegan lip balm alternative that combines Sunflower wax, Orange peel wax & Candelilla ester. Besides adding structure and stability to the formula, this powerful combination of waxes... Read more »

Prisorine™ 3505

Prisorine™ 3505 An exceptionally mild liquid fatty acid that offers a light lubricious feel and can be used in many skin care and colour cosmetic applications. It also offers film forming properties, making it ideal for use in soaps, shaving foams and liquid cleansers. INCI name Isostearic Acid Get more information here

Natural IR Protection Cream

Natural IR Protection Cream Defend your skin from harmful Infrared-A rays with this natural IR protection cream. Designed using Infraveil IT-600, a COSMOS approved physical shield that delivers instant skin protection. It is based on patented dispersion technology which ensures that, despite the large particle size, it has minimal whitening on the skin. Get more... Read more »

Upcycled: Already a 4000 Years Old Habit

Over the years, Upcycled materials such as Lanolin, Collagen and Keratin were widely formulated. Sadly for most formulators, the marketing needs of ever charter driven black lists of INCI names brings launches, overlooking these super skin performers. And with no scientific reason or value.   UpCycled : what is bad and what is difficult?  Personally,... Read more »

Towards eco-conscious sun protection

Environmental, health, and societal concerns all play a growing role in today’s consumers’ decision making. The Resilient Beauty trend calls for coming out of the Covid crisis stronger than before, to build a better world – paying more attention to the future of our planet. At DSM, we believe in empowering customers and consumers to... Read more »