Tag: April ’22

The Intimacy of Skin Hygiene

Cleanliness and hygiene are essential for a healthy life. Already in ancient times, people were aware that there was a connection between hygiene and health. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), “Hygiene refers to conditions and practices that help to maintain health and prevent the spread of diseases.” Personal hygiene is simply looking after... Read more »

Symrise Cosmetic Ingredients wins four prizes at the BSB Innovation Awards 2022

— Recognizes sustainable and innovative cosmetic ingredients — Emphasizes position as one of the innovation leaders in the industry Symrise Cosmetic Ingredients won four prizes in various categories at the renowned European BSB Innovation Awards 2022. Recently launched, the cosmetic ingredient SymHair® Thermo received first prize for the Most Innovative Natural Product in Hair Care.... Read more »

Create Oil-in-Gel Emulsions in a Few Simple Steps with New INSTATHIX®

CREATE OIL-IN-GEL EMULSIONS IN A FEW SIMPLE STEPS WITH NEW INSTATHIX® Derived from 100% sustainable, vegetable based materials, this product enables emulsifying, thickening and stabilising in one. Formulations are quick to design, fast to make and are reliably stable under all conditions. Just use this natural powder blend at the appropriate level for the desired... Read more »

Oil Compatible Ectoin for Water-Free Formulating

OIL COMPATIBLE ECTOIN FOR WATER-FREE FORMULATING ECTOinOIL® is the first oil-compatible Ectoin and is specially developed for the use in water-free formulas. ECTOinOIL® allows brands to develop sustainable, water smart products with great efficacy. 100% natural Sustainably produced GMO-free Vegan As the recognized expert for Ectoin, researchers of bitop aimed to make the highly water-soluble... Read more »

ADENOSILANE: The Real Solution for Tightening Pores from Exsymol

ADENOSILANE: THE REAL SOLUTION FOR TIGHTENING PORES FROM EXSYMOL Naturally, as you get older, the elasticity of the skin decreases, pores enlarge, fine lines and wrinkles appear. Your skin becomes rougher and can look greasy, tired and older than it is. While photo filters were a trend for few years, new challenges such as #nofilter #nomakeup... Read more »

Smart Delivery of Bakuchiol from Berg & Schmidt

Bakuchiol is known to improve fine lines and wrinkles, boost elasticity and firmness, whilst also reducing hyperpigmentation and generally improving skin radiance. Extracted from seeds of Psoralea Coryfolia, it is a functional analogue of retinol, with similar effects but better tolerated by the skin. Berg & Schmidt have encapsulated Bakuchiol using their SmartLipids technology to... Read more »

Wellness and Health in Beauty: Major Movements 2021 – 2024

Consumers are demanding a greater overlap in wellness and health within the beauty industry. The market is finding that supplements, skincare, and personal care products are primary categories that are capitalising on the ongoing wellness and healthy revolution in our industry. This is information businesses in all sectors of the market ought to know. Huge... Read more »

Sustainable Beauty for 2022

To request any ingredients, formulations or concept kits mentioned within this article, please email pc-formulations@surfachem.com 2022 will see beauty brands placing focus beyond carbon neutral status to a new gold standard in sustainability, as conscious cosmetics consumption continues to rise. Certification and regulations will be key to eradicating misleading communications, whilst also creating a level playing... Read more »

Wellbeing & Wellness: Why Beauty Brands Should Step into Spring

Wellbeing, wellness. Health, happiness. All words that can give us a lift. And after a turbulent time over the past months, a little boost is what many of us need. But optimism is now in the air. Those days are getting lighter, longer and warmer — we’re finally able to look forward with a bit more positivity... Read more »