The 'green' ingredients to use for beauty products with principles
The sustainable sourcing and manufacture of predominantly natural and naturally-derived cosmetic ingredients that do not adversely effect the environment for future generations is an increasing focus for manufacturers – so where should you start?
SCS Formulate – creating convenience
The latest SCS Formulate (15-16 November 2011) welcomed more visitors to see more exhibitors than ever before. And while sustainable ingredients continued to account for a large portion of new and/or heavily promoted products, exhibitors also showcased a variety of solutions to make the lives of cosmetic chemists that little bit less stressful
Delivery systems – right on target
There is a wide and continually improving range of skin care ingredients for transdermal delivery offering controlled release, liposomal benefits, enhanced penetration and additional functionality to boost efficacy, reduce irritation and extend a product’s effect