Spotlight on biomimetic materials

Spotlight on Biomimetic Materials

By Belinda Carli, director for the Institute of Personal Care Science

Biomimetics now plays a key part in cosmetic formulation, but what is true biomimetic activity and what to look for when determining biomimetic efficacy? And since it is about mimicking a natural process, are these materials better than synthetics?

The latest trend in hair care? Hairceuticals!

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The latest trend in hair care? Hairceuticals!

By Michelle Yeomans

According to Datamonitor, global spending on hair care last year was $50 billion. As the segment continues to boom, new trends are rising up, particularly in the area of health & wellness.