Breathing new life into used goods: Innovators in by-product waste

The environmental impacts of sourcing ingredients for cosmetics is an exposed nerve for the beauty sector. This report looks at the innovators giving waste by-products another life in beauty

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Synthetic palm oil start-up raises $20m from Bill Gates-led fund

The financial backers for C16 Bioscience include also beauty investment specialists Waldencast

Scientists develop safer and more effective form of botulinum toxin for cosmetics

The drug is used for a wide range of cosmetics and health care applications such as reducing the appearance of wrinkles ...

NYSCC postpones Supplier’s Day after state of emergency declared in New York

The event will now take place from 30 September to 1 October at the Javits Center in New York, US

Essential oils: The good, the bad and the confusing?

A skin care secret or an allergy waiting to happen? Here Cosmetics Business explores the complex and often confusing ...

HMRC to fast-track applications for denatured alcohol to meet hand sanitiser shortage

The decision should boost the UK manufacture of hand sanitisers which are in short supply as the coronavirus continues ...

Cosmoprof Bologna postponed again as Italy placed on lockdown to due coronavirus pandemic

The March event was initially rescheduled to 11-15 June but has now been postponed again to 3-7 September

'If the British government were execs, they'd be sacked': The beauty industry reflects on Brexit

As Britain leaves the EU on 31 January, beauty experts and brand owners reflect on the biggest political upheaval the ...

Amyris reaches new highs in CBD delivery for cosmetics products

The company's Neossance Squalane ingredient is said to deliver the benefits of CBD up to 40 times more effectively

FDA confirms 9 cosmetic products out of 43 test positive for asbestos

The US regulator has released the in-depth results of its year-long sampling assignment and reveals plans to conduct ...

2020's hottest sun protection solutions

While new UV absorbers are a rarity, sunscreen manufacturers can mitigate the harmful effects of the sun through clever ...

Call for speakers: Lead the discussion at Cosmetics Business Live 2020!

Cosmetics Business announces the launch of Cosmetics Business Live 2020, due to be held in Amsterdam next year

The potential legislative pitfalls gracing the polymer sector

Versatile polymers add flexible hold to hairstyling products, application benefits and vibrancy to make-up and ...

Could regulatory updates around titanium dioxide affect your brand?

The EU recently issued legislative updates surrounding the use of titanium dioxide and its nanoform. Tjaša Grum ...

Firmenich acquires pine specialist DRT

Flavour and fragrance house will benefit from DRT’s terpenes and rosin derivatives