Events and Expos

Two new actives from Evonik

EvonikDay2Evonik is using Cosmetex Africa 2012 to introduce two new actives to the skin care industry – Tego Stemlastin and Tego Cistus. In his presentation ‘Cyanidium Caldarium Algae Extract: A Multifunctional Anti-Aging Cosmetic Ingredient With Profound In Vitro Activity On Epidermal Stem Cells And Dermal Fibroblasts’ at the IFSCC Congress on Tuesday morning, Dr Mike Farwick, head of Innovation Management, Active Ingredients,  explained the role of particular algae in anti-ageing products, which is what Tego Stemlastin is.

New Product Competition

PCR-NPC-Layout-June-2012 Page_3_Image_0004Infixion Media’s Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review is showcasing the winners of the 2012 Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review/IFF New Product Competition. After months of build-up, the winners of the competition were announced at the awards dinner on 4 October, having been judged on four categories - formulation, packaging, marketing and regulatory compliance.


MillchemMillchem was founded in 1983 and initially supplied chemicals to the glass and textiles industries. The success and growth of the company has seen expansion into more industries and as such positioned Millchem as a leading supplier of specialised chemicals and machinery. Millchem looks forward to the opportunity to exhibit its full range of product offerings to the cosmetic and toiletries industry, which include Stepan, a producer of surfactants; Summit/Reheis, manufacturer of specialty aluminium based chemistry for the antiperspirant industry; ColorClay mineral rich coloured clay used in various C&T applications; Akott, suppliers of exotic active ingredients and extracts; Kemin, suppliers of neutaceutical ingredients; and Hallstar, producers of unique esters.

Eco Oil Argentina

EcoOil-Day2Eco Oil Argentina is exclusively dedicated to the production, processing and marketing of natural jojoba oil and derivatives to the personal care industry.

The company is introducing Golden Jojoba Oil, Water-Clear Refined Jojoba Oil, Organic Jojoba Oil, Ecobeads and Hydrogenated Jojoba to the local market at Cosmetex 2012.

Evonik Industries & Protea Consumer Care

EvonikAs a specialist in the manufacture and supply of effective skin care, hair care and body cleansing products, Evonik pursues its unique philosophy ‘Good looking forward’ which expresses three aspects: future, responsibility and realisation. This translates into innovative solutions for long-term market success and competitiveness. It means accepting responsibility throughout the entire product lifecycle, the use of renewables and sustainable technologies. The company’s see-it-through approach ensures a determined, target-led mindset, combining technical knowledge, and decisive action. Based on a unique combination of our technology platforms - organics, silicones and actives – the company manufactures products such as emulsifiers, surfactants, actives, conditioners, thickeners and emollients.

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