sun care

28 Jun 2022
--- Royal DSM has begun cosmetics customer sampling for its fully bio-based vitamin A, an initial step before the commercial-scale production and full launch in 2023. The initial output is intended for the personal care market... 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
24 Jun 2022
--- A study by Thailand-based researchers at Mahidol University found that for effective corporate social responsibility (CSR) communication, beauty and personal care companies should communicate by enhancing clear and committed... Read More
22 Jun 2022
--- The SunSmart Global UV app, recently launched by agencies of the UN, provides a five-day UV and weather forecast. It notifies users when sun protection is needed and aims to help inform people around the world about the... Read More
22 Jun 2022
--- Nanophase Technologies, the parent company of Solésence, has received a patent in Korea for Kleair, a new generation of high-transparency zinc oxide mineral sunscreen with “enhanced” ultra-violet (UV)... Read More
21 Jun 2022
--- Sao Paulo-based dermatologist reveals that the main contributors to dark circles are stress, aging and frequent unprotected sun exposure. Contrary to popular belief, not enough sleep is not the only cause of dark circles... Read More
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
16 Jun 2022
--- The Inkey List’s Why Pay More campaign, is an initiative set out on educating consumers about skin care products and ingredients. It aims to expose the skincare industry for the “unnecessarily” high prices... 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
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.”
02 Jun 2022
--- US-based Babyganics is adding two mineral-based sun protection products to its portfolio – Babyganics Kids SPF 50 non-aerosol sunscreen spray and Babyganics Kids Roll-On, 50 SPF – designed for easy applications... Read More
27 May 2022
--- L’Oréal has introduced its newest sun filtering technology, UVMune 400. The ingredient protects the skin against ultra-long UVA rays – the 30% of solar rays that have so far been insufficiently filtered,... Read More
26 May 2022
--- Experts in Sun Protection Factor (SPF) and sunscreen brands Supergoop! and global investment firm Blackstone Growth have partnered with “world-class” investors to advocate and advance the international use of SPF... Read More
19 May 2022
--- As industry players commit to reaching cleaner beauty practices by 2030, biomaterial beauty packaging expert Sulapac is raising alarm bells by directing awareness to microplastics and their “potentially... Read More
18 May 2022
--- Eucerin is expanding into US sun care markets with its dermatologically developed Eucerin Sun care line featuring five antioxidants to combat aging. The brand aims to support skin health for all skin types and tones.
17 May 2022
--- Alexandra Kowcz, chief scientist of the Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) has issued a statement on the Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) 2022 advisory on sunscreens. She says the guidance is driving fear over a... Read More
11 May 2022
--- Normal-appearing skin in lupus patients contains the same inflammatory signals that are recognized when the skin develops a rash – sometimes at even greater levels, according to researchers from the US-based University... Read More
11 May 2022
--- Symrise has unveiled its cosmetic brand Neo Heliopan, a mineral UV filter range developed under its care segment and with its strategic partner Kobo, a company specializing in mineral UV filters.
06 May 2022
--- Recent research concludes that oxybenzone, a common ingredient in sunscreens, can be converted into a potentially deadly phototoxin inside anemone and coral cells when exposed to sunlight, resulting in increased damage and... Read More
04 May 2022
--- On the fourth anniversary of the global ban on animal testing for cosmetics enforced by the European Parliament, Unilever is flagging that the issue of animal testing is going “backward.”