keyboard_arrow_upGivaudan Active Beauty reshapes the face of beauty for Generation Z
keyboard_arrow_downGivaudan Active Beauty reshapes the face of beauty for Generation Z

Givaudan Active Beauty has expanded its leadership in clean beauty by launching My Blue Guard High Defence (HD), the morning ritual to achieve perfect skin. With 95 percent of natural origin ingredients, this day cream, powered by botanical extracts, was introduced during in-cosmetics Asia. Clean beauty, the consumers’ expectation Supported by botanical actives and Hyaluronic […]

keyboard_arrow_upLessonia launches third automatic line for manufacturing sheet masks
keyboard_arrow_downLessonia launches third automatic line for manufacturing sheet masks

European leader on sheet masks, Lessonia has started its third sheet mask’s automatic line. It allows Lessonia to increase its production capacity of eight million sheet masks. Thank to this, the company can produce 48 million sheet masks a year. Cosmetic products packaging In 2018, Lessonia inaugurated its second production factory dedicated to cosmetic products […]

keyboard_arrow_upBASF harnesses the power of the chaga mushroom for healthy skin
keyboard_arrow_downBASF harnesses the power of the chaga mushroom for healthy skin

Extracted from the chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus), native to the northern Canadian forest, Inolixir is the most recent addition to BASF’s portfolio of bioactive ingredients. With its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, it fortifies the skin’s natural protection system by strengthening barrier function and the microvascular network – working on all fronts to return skin to […]

keyboard_arrow_upFinally a natural solution for oily African skin
keyboard_arrow_downFinally a natural solution for oily African skin

35 percent of people worldwide grapple with oily skin, yet the topical solutions available are often not suitable for African type of skin. This skin type not only tends to produce more sebum, it also has a different composition of sebum and skin lipids, and shininess can be more pronounced. Therefore, personal care products need […]

keyboard_arrow_upLycored video captures the effect of tomato nutrients on skin
keyboard_arrow_downLycored video captures the effect of tomato nutrients on skin

Lycored, industry leaders in cultivating wellness at the forefront of the ingestible skincare market, has launched a video to support its latest body of skin health research supporting Lycoderm. The video is the beginning of something beautiful, seeking to change how people define and see beauty in themselves, drawing on their own experiences instead of […]

keyboard_arrow_upInnovation award for Azelis and Tagra
keyboard_arrow_downInnovation award for Azelis and Tagra

Azelis, a leading speciality chemicals and food ingredients distributor, is very proud to announce it has won the 2019 Ringier Technology Innovation Award for Personal Care. Competing with 80 companies and 140 ingredients, Azelis received the award for personal care, based on their research and work on Cellucap Resveratrol by Tagra Biotechnologies Ltd (Tagra). Highlights […]

keyboard_arrow_upSkin fitness is the new thing at Sorbet
keyboard_arrow_downSkin fitness is the new thing at Sorbet

Developed in Barcelona and produced in South Africa, 365-Skin Workout by Sorbet is the salon franchise brand’s newest skin care offering. This premier fitness first skin care range is the brainchild of Petru van Zyl, founder and CEO of 365-Skin Workout, who developed the products in association with Professor Aubrey Parsons. ‘We are proud to […]

keyboard_arrow_upAccentuate your personal style even with a demanding lifestyle
keyboard_arrow_downAccentuate your personal style even with a demanding lifestyle

Leading a life that entails attending events, hosting shows and entertaining guests at high-profile gatherings, with all the travelling, climate changes and makeup calls these entail, can take a toll on your skin. So how do South Africa’s leading ladies do all this but still look so fantastic? One of their secrets is Croatian natural […]

keyboard_arrow_upBerg + Schmidt launches a lipid-encapsulated format of Glabridin
keyboard_arrow_downBerg + Schmidt launches a lipid-encapsulated format of Glabridin

Berg + Schmidt, an expert in functional raw materials and specialties from Hamburg, Germany, will present a novel range of whitening products at in-cosmetics Global, marketed as BergaBright SmartLipids.

keyboard_arrow_upLessonia to present scientific discovery exclusively at in-cosmetics in Paris
keyboard_arrow_downLessonia to present scientific discovery exclusively at in-cosmetics in Paris

There is now evidence that a mechanical action of small particles can induce a biological response having great benefits for the skin and its healthy looking. This major discovery opens the way to create a new generation of skin care products based on the stimulation of the skin renewal by mechanobiology.