17 Mar 2023
--- Biotechnology company Aldena Therapeutics has received financing worth US$30 million by Medicxi to advance siRNA-based therapies for dermatological indications, which will lead to “long-lasting therapies” for... Read More
16 Mar 2023
--- Skin microbiome company, Sequential Skin and Johnson & Johnson (J&J) have reached a collaborative agreement to “quantify skin health.” The partnership will enable Sequential Skin to develop new methods of... 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
13 Mar 2023
--- A team of researchers from India has investigated the synergistic skincare properties of natural extracts based on aloe vera and wild carrot. When formulated in an herbal cream format prepared using an oil-in-water method,... 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
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
23 Feb 2023
--- While men’s skincare and grooming is a rising trend in the beauty segment, it has not yet reached its full market potential, only cornering about 1% of sales in a US$511 billion industry, according to data gathered by... Read More
20 Feb 2023
--- Over 200 industry players are gathering at the upcoming US Beauty Tech & Innovation Summit in San Francisco, forming a hub showcasing personalized solutions, digital innovations and technical formulation know-how. The... Read More
16 Feb 2023
--- Thermal waters have been showing different beneficial effects on the skin due to their physicochemical composition. The health functionalities of thermal water in the treatment of some skin diseases enable formulators to use... Read More
27 Jan 2023
--- Plant polyphenols consumed orally have been found to be effective in both preventing and reducing different changes in the skin as a result of aging. A dietary approach based on these compounds could be a safe and effective... 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
05 Jan 2023
--- Birmingham tech startup Nourished has launched its 3D-printed skincare supplements with beauty giant Neutrogena at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, US, this week. Skin360 SkinStacks leverages artificial... 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
05 Dec 2022
--- US-based researchers have found that pomegranate extract (PE) can improve biophysical properties of the skin, including the reduction of facial sebum production and transepidermal water loss (TEWL). Additionally, smoothening... 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
24 Nov 2022
--- Due to their antioxidant properties, certain vitamin derivatives have been synthesized for inclusion in many cosmetics, which have led to increasing incidences of allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) cases, according to new... Read More
24 Nov 2022
--- Kao has signed an agreement with Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare to collaborate on a skincare-related joint development in the company’s Life Care Business segment. The partnership aims to put the two companies’... Read More
21 Oct 2022
--- The signals and interactions between microalgae and bacteria have been found to produce multifunctional bioproducts compliant with current economic and low-carbon guidelines for environmental protection, states a... Read More
17 Oct 2022
--- A Slovenia-based study has unveiled the “promising potential” of nanoformulations containing retinoids for topical delivery while underscoring a lack of large-scale research in the area. The use of... Read More