Hacking maskne: A quorum quenching story

Protective mask wearing during the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in many of us suffering from acne – in this article, Vytrus Biotech explores how its Quora Noni ingredient can be a useful tool in the fight against ‘maskne’

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How will France's suspension of human-handled freight transport from the UK hit cosmetics?

Chaos is expected around UK ports following the measures, which have been put in place to avoid the international ...

Why you should keep a beady eye on beauty's eye care actives

The skin around the eyes is frequently one of the first areas to show signs of ageing. Fortunately, it’s been a ...

Testing: Debunking the myth of vitamin C and amla

While amla has many benefits, it is falsely touted as being high in vitamin C by unscrupulous suppliers. However, ...

NATRUE updates standard for 2021 to make certification clearer for consumers

The natural and organic standards body is removing its ‘natural with organic portion’ level of finished product ...

ECHA’s SEAC announces its opinion on ‘landmark’ microplastics restriction

EU ban would prevent the release of 500,000 tonnes of microplastics into the environment over 20 years

Asbestos: Why is the cosmetics industry not taking responsibility?

Thousands of lawsuits and billions of pounds in compensation later, the dangers of asbestos in talc-containing ...

Cosmetics Business Live 2021 to go virtual

The virtual event will provide a 360° update on the cosmetics and personal care industry, with speakers tuning in from ...

Beauty brands blast EU to end ‘back door’ animal testing in open letter

Fronted by Cruelty Free Europe and PETA, as well as 450 other brands, the letter calls for the EU Cosmetics Regulation ...

What a feeling: Everything you need to know about silicones

Siltech Corporation's David Zhang explains the different varieties of silicone and their cosmetic applications

'Tabloid scrutiny is challenging': Victoria Beckham Beauty CEO on working with one of the world's most famous women

Sarah Creal has created luxury make-up brands for some of the biggest names in fashion and beauty, but the former ...

Sun care ingredients that won’t cost the planet

While there is no definitive proof that oxybenzone or octinoxate-containing products can damage coral reefs, ‘reef- ...

Croda invests in fragrance & flavour with Iberchem acquisition

Customers are set to benefit from the full formulation development made possible by the acquisition

Beauty brands accuse ECHA of undermining testing ban on animals in public statement

Avon, L’Oréal, P&G, Unilever and Lush, along with Humane Society International, have signed the public statement to ...

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