keyboard_arrow_upSymrise deodorant active proven to be microbiome friendly
keyboard_arrow_downSymrise deodorant active proven to be microbiome friendly

Symrise has launched an in depth investigation into its deodorant active SymDeo B125. Long term efficacy of the active has been known for many years, however Research & Development has discovered additional key advantages: In contrast to the conventional antimicrobial triclosan, SymDeo B125 has no negative impact on the axillary microbiome. Microbiome friendly 10 years […]

keyboard_arrow_upBodycare from Africa launches online store
keyboard_arrow_downBodycare from Africa launches online store

Self care and relaxing is now just a click away at Bodycare from Africa’s recently launched online store. On the online store you can find anything from exfoliating shower gels (R64.95) and body scrubs (R69.95) to bath salts (R84.59), body lotions (R69.95) and much more – a paradise of the perfect pamper products. With the […]

keyboard_arrow_upA new shape for Clere lotion
keyboard_arrow_downA new shape for Clere lotion

Beauty editors, bloggers and influencers were recently invited to preview the new shape of Clere’s lotion bottles. The theme of the launch was Your Shape, Your Way – a combined beauty, nutrition and movement that emphasis how all three contribute to a healthier, happier, more beautiful you. ‘The name Clere has been synonymous with soft, […]

keyboard_arrow_upTake a texture adventure with Cosmetic Ingredients
keyboard_arrow_downTake a texture adventure with Cosmetic Ingredients

South Africa’s bath, body and shower category is growing. Shani Vermeulen of Cosmetic Ingredients shares a range of exciting ideas and the suitable ingredients and formulation technologies to help brands innovate.

keyboard_arrow_upSeppic launches a natural, ethical alternative to microplastics
keyboard_arrow_downSeppic launches a natural, ethical alternative to microplastics

Seppic’s new ethically sourced texturising powder, Sepifine BB, offers a velvety soft skin finish and is backed by a great story of benefit sharing and community upliftment in Brazil.

keyboard_arrow_upLubrizol launches Infinite Beauty range of formulations
keyboard_arrow_downLubrizol launches Infinite Beauty range of formulations

Lubrizol is showcasing a comprehensive offering to the beauty and personal care market at in-cosmetics Global 2019, providing its partners with high quality products aligned to industry trends.

keyboard_arrow_upClariant innovates with Dead Sea magnesium to control body odour
keyboard_arrow_downClariant innovates with Dead Sea magnesium to control body odour

Clariant, a focused and innovative speciality chemical company, delivers fresh support for deodorants with Caremag D. This new ingredient embraces the aluminium-free trend and curbs body odour effectively.

keyboard_arrow_upLook ahead! Envisioning beauty at in-cosmetics Global 2019
keyboard_arrow_downLook ahead! Envisioning beauty at in-cosmetics Global 2019

Clariant’s keen eye on the future will make it easier than ever for the Personal Care industry to find the differentiation it seeks. New product unveilings tied to clearly identified market needs will set the scene in Paris for making the future of cosmetics more innovative and sustainable (in-cosmetics Global Booth E70).

keyboard_arrow_upBASF expands its production network for certified palm products
keyboard_arrow_downBASF expands its production network for certified palm products

BASF further strengthens its operations network for certified palm-based products: the company now manufactures certified ingredients at 22 locations around the world for the cosmetics, detergent and cleaning agent industries. The latest site to receive the Supply Chain Certificate of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has been Pulnoy in France where BASF produces […]

keyboard_arrow_upDurban entrepreneur helps women looks and feel beautiful
keyboard_arrow_downDurban entrepreneur helps women looks and feel beautiful

Wendy Norman, MD of cosmetics company J Strickland Africa, was bitten by the entrepreneurial bug while growing up among a family of entrepreneurs.