How to overcome key problems when formulating organic

When formulating organic cosmetic products Barbara Olioso discusses the three biggest challenges and suggests ideas to ‘un-complicate’ the process

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Can your brand benefit from the rise of holistic beauty?

in-cosmetics Global addresses the growing trend towards wellness and its impact on beauty

To be blunt: Cannabis beauty is officially out of the stoned age

Since 2015, hemp has been budding in beauty and there’s one more brand to add to the pot

Is our skin routine making us happier?

Research obtained by Kao Corporation has found that carrying out a skin care routine could generate positive emotions ...

Clariant develops new conditioning ingredient for damaged hair

A new economical conditioning ingredient for damaged hair that extends advanced hair repair and protection to clear ...

Scientists develop photographic biomarker to accurately identify age

The PhotoAgeClock was trained on 8,414 anonymised high resolution eye corner photos in order to predict human age

Is palm oil-free the future of beauty?

As the topic of palm oil hits our screens once again, since Iceland was forced to remove its Greenpeace advert - due to ...

The brands leading the vegan revolution in 2018

A growing number of animal-free and cruelty-free brands are capitalising on the ethical beauty alternative

The latest active and natural antiperspirant patents

Antiperspirants are a very active area for patent filing. The following are for stick-type, roll-on and spray formats, ...

Beautycounter's debut store connects shoppers and Congress

The Santa Monica-based 'clean' beauty brand is using its New York store to educate customers about cosmetics ...

Committed beauty: The evolution of clean beauty

Sederma has introduced a new approach to clean beauty: committed beauty. But how does this build on traditional pledges? ...

Exploring hair care materials past and present

R J W Hefford looks at the history of shampoos, conditioners and hair styling products, and provides his pick of the ...

Ingredients meeting 2019 male grooming trends

From optimal beard care to solutions for tackling body odour, John Woodruff explores the newest ingredients to help you ...

Botanical extract could rival leading anti-ageing skin care ingredient

Studies in California, Michigan, Florida and Pennsylvania found the ingredient had fewer side effects than anti-ageing ...

IFF-LMR receives vegan certification for fragrance extracts

The 90 extracts are certified to the EVE vegan standards