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Pure Beauty Global Awards 2023: See the winners!

On 25 May, the beauty industry's leading international awards ceremony showcased the best in the business

Paula’s Choice launches ingredient checker to address skin care misinformation

The Beautypedia Skin Care Ingredient Checker gives users an overview of how ingredients in any skin care product perform based on scientific research

DSM-Firmenich names Emmanuel Butstraen as President of Perfumery & Beauty

Butstraen will take over from Ilaria Resta while retaining his position as Chief Integration Officer

Beauty product waste is a huge problem – so why is no one talking about it?

Everyone talks about packaging waste in beauty, but there is another problem that desperately needs our attention – product waste in the form of un...

UK government bans animal testing of chemicals used exclusively as cosmetic ingredients

The announcement follows a High Court judge’s recent ruling that the Home Office’s interpretation of EU-originating legislation shouldn’t prevent t...

Ingredients innovation: Skin-calming fucoidan and other newcomers for May

Cosmetics Business rounds-up novel ingredients plus leading ingredients news for this month

Heat shock proteins are part of the body's reaction to stress. Here's how they contribute to healthier skin

Symrise's Amélie Gafari investigates the role of heat shock proteins, especially small heat shock proteins, in helping to maintain the skin's proteome

The future of anti-stress skin care

The beauty industry is working hard behind the scenes to bring scientific proof to stress-relieving skin care

Washington state signs Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act

The legislation, which bans PFAS, lead, phthalates and formaldehyde-releasing agents addresses more chemicals of concern than any other state or fe...

Unlock the secret to sustainable beauty

In the year 2023, it is essential to prioritise best practices in sustainable beauty

Developing an eco-friendly website? Here’s how this company did it

Jean-Philippe Cosson from cosmetic ingredients business Silab explains the philosophy behind its Actively Caring programme’s new website

Sea moss: Why this buzzy supplement is turning heads in beauty

The skin care benefits of sea moss hang on ancedotal rather than scientific evidence – but that's not dampening its sales spike

Ingredients innovation: 5 new cosmetic ingredients for April

Cosmetics Business’ pick of novel beauty ingredients this month includes a new skin de-stresser and a pore-refining active

Sebum-control powder: A how-to-make guide

This suggested formulation from Chemyunion's Mariana Yamamoto is for a translucent powder formula that mattifies instantly to provide natural looki...

Why does hair go grey? Study links ‘stuck’ stem cells to lack of pigment in hair

Following news of a breakthrough in the mechanisms behind hair greying, Cosmetics Business rounds up its edit of anti-greying active ingredients

Why is the beauty industry still not talking about its palm oil use?

Cosmetics Business looks at the latest developments in the palm oil industry and why an open dialogue about its use is more important than ever

In Brief

Unlocking Industry Innovation: Where to get your inspiration from when the next in-cosmetics event isn’t in sight

Dermohacking senescence with Altheostem

LEHVOSS Personal Care to offer high-quality botanical solutions from Unigen, Inc. in key personal care markets in Europe

Cosmetics Business Roundtables: Mood boosting ingredients

Anargy, let your hair and eyelashes bloom

Expansion of distribution agreement between LEHVOSS Personal Care and Organic Bioactives

Cosmoprof Asia | 14 - 17 November 2023 | Hong Kong

Vantage Personal Care launched Jeesperse NoLo during the 2023 NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Show in New York last week

VernovaPure: Iberchem’s latest biodegradable malodour neutralising technology

Beautyworld Middle East | 30 Oct - 01 Nov 2023 | Dubai

An anti-inflammaging solution to counteract skin redness and signs of ageing

New oral care ingredient MILLTECT launched

Discover bitop’s Extremolytes: Ectoin natural and Glycoin natural, at New York Suppliers Day!

Professional Beauty London | 05 - 06 March 2023 | London

Vytrus will present its awarded Photobiome on a free webinar

BASF inspires a movement to Reimagine what matters in beauty and personal care at 2023 New York Suppliers’ Day

Sabinsa to showcase innovative Hair Care and Skin Care Actives at NYSCC 2023

Paris Packaging Week (PCD) | 25 - 26 January 2023 | Paris

Explore Unique: original thinking in Beauty and Personal Care

Discover V/WA at NYSCC booth 1361

P2 Science - Reinventing the industry standard with new, sustainable materials

Cosmetagora | 10 - 11 January 2023 | Paris

HOLOBIOSYS by Greentech

Visit Robertet Health and Beauty at Booth 1274 to test some of their clinically proven botanicals actives

Micro Powders launches Unique Natural Exfoliant, Fine Powder and Anhydrous Gel at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2023 - Booth 619

SCS Formulate 2022