body care

01 Jul 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Last Object introduced the LastSwab Beauty Trio Pro, a set of three reusable cotton swabs, each with a different tip. ESW completed its acquisition of Scalefast, a US-based, end-to-end... Read More
01 Jul 2022
--- Due to consumer demand for ethical and transparent beauty, Symrise Cosmetic Ingredients has partnered with Germany-based Evoxx Technologies to develop and manufacture enzymes. This will strengthen the company’s... Read More
29 Jun 2022
--- Clariant is introducing naturally sourced and biodegradable Plantasens OP 95, a micro-plastic-free alternative to traditional acrylate opacifiers, which are considered microplastics and will be banned under the EU/EEA... Read More
24 Jun 2022
--- This week in personal care news, L’Occitane collaborated with the Chemistry Institute of Nice to revive forgotten scents. L’Oréal, Hotel Shilla and Anchor Equity Partners signed an agreement to co-invest... Read More
21 Jun 2022
--- In an attempt to tackle the ecologically harmful plastic waste produced by the industry, Clariant, Siegwerk, Borealis and Beiersdorf are joining forces to form the Design4Circularity initiative, creating recyclable consumer... Read More
20 Jun 2022
--- A study by Cosmetics Europe has found that 72% of European consumers consider cosmetics and personal care products to be “very important” in daily life. The main reasons were that cosmetic products improve... Read More
20 Jun 2022
--- According to a study by the Islamic University of Indonesia, consumers are gaining awareness of green cosmetics due to the current energy crisis and growing environmental issues such as global warming.
17 Jun 2022
--- This week in personal care news, the World Health Organization (WHO) advised countries to alter their strategy frameworks to fulfill the critical unmet requirements in skin diseases. Singer, songwriter and actress Sabrina... Read More
17 Jun 2022
--- UNICEF Mexico and Essity AB, a global hygiene and health company, has launched an initiative called “hygiene is our right” to raise awareness on the importance of good hygiene. With a focus on feminine care and... Read More
17 Jun 2022
--- Short-chain fructo-oligosaccharides (scFOS) from sugar beet (DP 3–5) balance the skin microbiota by inhibiting the growth of potential pathogens and promoting the growth of beneficial bacteria, finds France and... Read More
17 Jun 2022
--- Symrise has achieved a gold level certification by SAI Platform’s Farm Sustainability Assessment (FSA) for sustainably sourcing hibiscus. The company claims to be the first in the industry to receive the recognition.... Read More
16 Jun 2022
--- Amid a global oil crisis, Unilever, in partnership with Geno, is investing in its “largest” collaboration in biotechnology alternatives for unsustainable ingredients with a sum of US$120 million. They aim to... Read More
14 Jun 2022
--- Over 60 major beauty and wellness brands have joined forces with Don’t Ban Equality, a network of companies that support reproductive rights, to stand up for US citizens’ reproductive health care, including... Read More
13 Jun 2022
--- Parabens, which are commonly found in hair and personal care products, have detrimental effects on breast cancer cells in Black women, according to a new study that will be presented at the Endocrine Society’s annual... Read More
10 Jun 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Unilever’s Nutrafol introduced a new product line designed to balance the scalp microbiome. Meanwhile, Ulta Beauty introduced a MUSE accelerator program for Black, Indigenous, and... Read More
10 Jun 2022
--- Ever/Body has raised US$55.5 million in a series C funding, bringing the company’s capital to over US$100 million since its 2019 launch. The funding will be used for national expansion in the US and advancing... Read More
08 Jun 2022
--- The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the ways people, especially Millennials and Gen Zers, consume and use makeup. PersonalCareInsights spotlights growing shifts in the beauty space toward embracing natural looks in... Read More
07 Jun 2022
--- Capra Biosciences has raised US$1.8 million in a pre-seed funding round to be channeled into expanding its patented bioreactor technology for making petrochemical replacements. The technology creates chemicals using... Read More
06 Jun 2022
--- As ethical concerns on animal testing gain awareness, the New York Senate and Assembly have passed the bill “prohibiting the sale of cosmetics tested on animals.”
27 May 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Dermala extended its product range to include a second microbiome-powered line of topical and oral products for eczema-prone skin. US-based personal care company Muse Health partnered with... Read More