Kosé develops powder-coated agent to reduce the appearance of laugh lines in foundations

According to the firm’s research, the new agent can be used in powder and liquid foundation formats and helped consumers appear up to four years younger

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Carrefour opens 'clean' beauty store Sources with ingredients blacklist

The Sources store is dedicated to 'honest' and 'transparent' beauty, and will not stock products containing 75 named ...

ECHA gives verdict on 3 everyday cosmetics ingredients

The ECHA's Committee for Risk Assessment has given its opinion on citric acid, methyl salicylate and isobutyl methyl ...

Biossance and Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness simplify clean beauty jargon with new website

Clean Beauty Academy is an educational website targeted at consumers and industry, which aims to simplify scientific ...

More than aromatic: Why rose is the next big beauty ingredient

Elodie Oger, Catherine Gondran, Justine Cotton, Karine Cucumel and Corine Morel discuss plant small RNA technology, a ...

RIFM gives green light for methyl 2-octynoate to be used in cosmetics

The compound has been found to cause cosmetic-related contact dermatitis and can be used in household products, ...

Firmenich acquires stake in French fragrance rival Robertet

The minority stake represents approximately 17% of the share capital

Cosmetics Business reveals the 5 biggest beauty supplements trends in new report

Beauty supplements are growing in sales – and controversy. This report reveals how brands can eradicate scepticism ...

IFF-Lucas Meyer acquires quinoa encapsulation innovator Speximo

Speximo uses quinoa grains to create its stabilisation and encapsulation products for use in personal care f ...

Scientists discover 4 billion microplastic particles in Tampa Bay

Microplastics are formed from the breakdown of larger plastic packaging, including products from the beauty industry

Exploring the versatility of hemp oil in beauty products

Beauty and personal care products using hemp oil and CBD are increasingly filling shelves thanks to their many skin ...

Super cica: Cosmetics Business reveals the beauty ingredient swooping in to rescue skin

Cosmetics Business looks at the ‘wonder ingredient’ trending in the beauty realm and the brands that are harnessing ...

Mud, glorious mud: What clays are available to the cosmetics industry

Muds and clays can be used to improve the superficial properties of human skin, as well as impart stabilising, ...

Kao develops breakthrough formulation for dry skins

Kao Corporation teams have worked together to create an ingredient combination for selective absorption in micro- ...

BBC's latest documentary aims to expose beauty's 'big secret'

According to the British broadcaster, L’Oréal was the only cosmetics company willing to be involved in the palm oil ...

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