UV Filters

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 »

Resist photoaging, Urbluray MS rejuvenates your skin

As we all know, UVB and UVA are the two killers of skin, but we may not know another killer, the blue light. The energy of blue light is higher than that of visible light, and the penetrating power is stronger than that of ultraviolet light. It can penetrate skin tissue and reach the dermis.... 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 »

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 »

It’s clear! Take a closer look at ZinClear® UV protection

  ZinClear® is an Ecocert-approved, reef-safe zinc oxide product offering broad spectrum UV protection which is ideal for a wide range of applications. It enables formulation of very safe mineral-based sunscreens providing high SPF, high transparency and low whiteness on the skin. Available from Blagden, ZinClear® is ideal for the following applications: Broad spectrum UV protection -... Read more »

NEW addition to Berkem Floral Range

Available in conventional & organic version Bamboo Water (INCI: Bambusa vulgaris water); Bamboo water presents soothing properties which help to reduce skin irritations. It has a remineralizing action and is ideal to give radiance back to tired skins. The regenerating properties of bamboo water provide stimulation of the skin repair process. The skin is then... Read more »