aging well

20 Mar 2023
--- Daily exposure to pollution particles can take a toll on skin health, leading to early signs of aging. Air pollution from exhaust fumes and smog, particulate matter, cigarette smoke and other toxins in the environment have... Read More
13 Mar 2023
--- The US state of Washington is addressing consumer gender discrimination via a bill passed in the Senate. It aims to prohibit price differences in goods or services based on the gender of the consumers for whom the products... Read More
07 Mar 2023
--- Brazil, the largest beauty market in South America, has partially banned animal testing for “personal hygiene products, cosmetics and perfumes.” Announced by the National Council for the Control of Animal... Read More
06 Mar 2023
--- The beauty industry has long maintained a hold in the anti-aging skincare positioning. Recently, however, this trend has reached new breakthroughs with the emergence of botanical blends, such as a rare cryoextract sourced... Read More
28 Feb 2023
--- General trading company Mitsui & Co. is investing in Kao’s subsidiary TBP Importação e Comércio de Cosméticos – striking a strategic partnership in the company’s skincare... Read More
27 Feb 2023
--- The skin barrier is essential to skincare and goes beyond beauty into skin health. PersonalCareInsights speaks to Montagne Jeunesse, International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) and Seqens on upcoming developments, top... Read More
22 Feb 2023
--- Givaudan has agreed to purchase a portfolio of Amyris’ cosmetic ingredients, including Neossance Squalane, a high-performance emollient, Neossance Hemisqualane, a plant-based silicone alternative and CleanScreen, a... Read More
08 Feb 2023
--- The impacts of COVID-19 continued leaving their marks across fiscal 2022 in the personal care sector, prolonging a challenging business environment. Other factors include rising energy costs, the Russia-Ukraine war, changes... Read More
06 Feb 2023
--- Givaudan has unveiled RetiLife, a 100% natural-origin retinol crafted through biotechnology. The product is marketed as a sustainable alternative to chemically synthesized retinol RetiLife with similar anti-wrinkle efficacy.... Read More
26 Jan 2023
--- Upcycled food-grade ingredients such as coffee, tea, olives and a variety of fruit have transitioned boldly into the mainstream as cosmetic, beauty and personal care companies embrace the idea of circular production. Coffee,... Read More
24 Jan 2023
--- A Thailand-based study has uncovered cosmeceutical applications for anti-aging, skin-whitening and antioxidant applications of cashew leaf extract as it showed “substantial” antioxidant activities with the... Read More
20 Jan 2023
--- This week in personal care news, Beiersdorf launched a cosmetic sun protection product specially made for a girl with a rare light disease, allowing her and others with the condition to enjoy a better quality of life.... Read More
06 Jan 2023
--- Kaltech is launching a luxury humidifier equipped with photocatalytic technology that removes impurities in water to support skin beauty at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) trade show in Las Vegas, US (5-8 Jan).... Read More
05 Jan 2023
--- In collaboration with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Shiseido has developed a measurement system that employs a non-invasive approach to visually and numerically analyze the three-dimensional (3D) facial... Read More
23 Dec 2022
--- As 2022 draws to a close, PersonalCareInsights reviews the most significant industry developments of the year. Notably, the industry saw a turn toward natural alternatives using biotechnology and fermentation with a focus on... Read More
21 Dec 2022
--- A Portugal-based study reveals that cyanobacteria strains are grabbing the spotlight regarding cosmetic purposes and sustainability. The studied strains show antioxidant activity and contained photoprotective compounds and... Read More
14 Dec 2022
--- In the UK, Unilever has partnered with the University of Liverpool’s Microbiome Innovation Centre and Brain & Behaviour laboratory to uncover the links between the microbiome, its effects on the skin and overall... Read More
12 Dec 2022
--- The Colgate-Palmolive Company and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have signed a contract to investigate ways to improve skin, oral and personal care for both astronauts in space and people on Earth.... Read More
28 Nov 2022
--- DefenAge Skincare has unveiled its Defensin Master Anti-Aging Patent issued by the US Patent Office. Seven years in the making, the patent recognizes DefenAge’s cell-stimulating compositions and methods designed to... Read More
23 Nov 2022
--- Clariant’s novel encapsulated retinol VitiSpheres R8 protects the anti-aging potency of retinol, the vitamin A derivative, a key nutrient in boosting cell turnover allowing for safe infusion of higher concentrations in... Read More