This organ transplant drug may be the future of anti-ageing skin care

Normally used to prevent organ rejection after surgery, it has now been tested on human skin to explore cosmetic benefits

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Shiseido discovers mint plants can boost skin elasticity

Scientists analyse how the Labiatae plant activates sensory neurons, which play a role in skin elasticity

4 formulations for male grooming and gender-free cosmetics

The following formulations are either tailored to or especially suited to the male grooming or gender-free cosmetics ...

Clariant partners with Plant Advanced Technologies to create new ingredients

The two companies will work together to develop new premium products using PAT's expertise in plant-based active ...

How biotech is transforming the beauty ingredients landscape

Fermentation is now enabling natural, more sustainable personal care ingredients. Kyle Huston from Genomatica provides ...

Takasago drives Asia expansion with $25m Indonesia factory

The Japan-based company today has 26 facilities worldwide including in the US, China, India and Singapore

Givaudan continues spending spree with botanical firm takeover

The Swiss cosmetics ingredients company has acquired its eighth firm of 2019

Call for speakers: Lead the discussion at Cosmetics Business Live 2020!

Cosmetics Business announces the launch of Cosmetics Business Live 2020, due to be held in Amsterdam next year

Three formulations to help you flash a smile

Oral care products that are environmentally friendly are growing in demand, so the following formulations include a ...

75% of UK consumers risk health by using expired cosmetics

Despite cosmetics having a shelf-life, many consumers continue to use a product until it appears 'off'

Making depilatories: The key ingredients you need

Whether you are looking to remove facial hair or ensure smooth pins, the cosmetics industry has many depilatory ...

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 key trends shaping the future of hair care in new report

As 2020 fast approaches, this report identifies the key opportunities for hair care brands, and the new trends that are ...

A new algae detox for skin

A green algae from the Klamath lake has great potential for skin detoxification following exposure to atmospheric ...

What is Coenzyme Q10?

While there will always be a skin care ingredient du jour, tried and tested active ingredients with good consumer ...

Givaudan acquires US fragrance ingredients company Ungerer

The takeover is said to fit with Givaudan’s long term strategy for its core business in flavours and fragrances