Botaneco’s oleosome-based sunscreen offers highest UVA protection
Canadian life sciences and technology company Botaneco has announced UVA test results on its oleosome-based sunscreen formulation with tests showing the highest possible levels of UVA protection.
Japan market leads the way for anti-aging products
A rapidly aging population and a cultural penchant for maintaining a youthful appearance means that Japan is likely to lead the way in the anti-aging beauty segment.
Potential skin whitening ingredients found in Indonesian province
The Central Kalimantan province of Indonesia could hold a number of potential skin whitening ingredients, according to Indonesian researchers.
Chinese flower holds potential as skin lightening ingredient
An extract from the Asian plant Osmanthus fragrans may be a possible skin lightening ingredient, according to Taiwanese scientists.
Old safety problems and black market sales threaten skin lightening promise
Skin lightening products are tipped for global sales success but safety issues and black market sales remain an impediment to growth.
In-Cosmetics Asia focuses on skin lightening trend
The forthcoming In-Cosmetics Asia expo will spotlight one of the biggest trends in the region, and one that is fast spreading worldwide – skin lightening.
Swiss companies launch skin renewal ingredient that works from the skin's surface
The efficiency of anti-ageing active dermatopoietin lies in its ability to work from the skin's surface rather than having to cross the skin barrier, according to manufacturers United Cosmeceuticals and United Technologies.
Soliance focuses in on skin whitening with new launch
France-based active ingredients provider Soliance is aiming at the still growing market for skin whitening products with its latest launch.
Anti-aging water could hit US shelves, says Frutarom
Flavors and fine ingredients company Frutarom is targeting the fast growing beauty from within market with a new anti-aging offering.
Evonik launches anti-ageing peptide at PCHI, China
A collagen boosting peptide and an emulsifier are among the new ingredients Evonik will be presenting at China’s PCHI show next month.
US personal care companies hone in on Asia market
Fighting off a stagnant domestic retail market, more and more US personal companies are turning to the Asian markets to further boost their business operations.
FDA approves new collagen facial filler
The FDA has approved a new collagen-based facial filler said to
help treat even deep facial folds and wrinkles.
China laps up premium skin care products
Latest research shows that there has been a significant rise
in the market for premium facial care products in China as the
country's booming economy continues to fuel consumer spend.
Lipid study uncovers anti-aging potential
Scientists in South Korea claim to have uncovered a fat molecule
with strong anti-aging potential from tests on the ability of
lipids to fight skin aging.
Nu Skin claims discovery of new cause of skin aging
Nu Skin claims to have identified a previously unknown cause of
skin aging that could help the company create products that fight
wrinkles before they appear.