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Lipexel™: Oil obtained from the seeds of Sponge Gourd (Luffa cylindrica)...


This transformative cleanser changes from; a clear gel when first applied, to a silky oil when smoothed onto the face then to a milk when water is applied. The inclusion of the kind-to-skin...

Oct 19, 2016 | Article

Experimental Design for Formulators

By Edward Petrie

Everyone is trying to operate faster and more efficiently these days. The design of experiments (DOE) approach to optimizing formulations is a powerful tool for formulators to find an ideal...

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Sep 27, 2016 | Article

Formulating with Polymeric Emulsifiers for Sensory Benefits

By Belinda Carli

Watch this video by Belinda Carli, the Director of the Institute of Personal Care Science, where she shares quick tips to formulate with natural and synthetic polymer emulsifiers available in...

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Consumers recognise that one size does not fit all and therefore seek tailored products that meet the needs of their own skin. Allow them to express their individuality with customised skin care...


The OleoCraft™ range is a group of oil structuring polymers that create novel formats, from sprayable gels to eye-catching clear sticks and balms with real consumer benefits. The OleoCraft™...

Oct 20, 2016 | Article

Asianification: Impact of Asian Needs on Cosmetic Ingredients

By Belinda Carli

There is no doubt that a lot of fast moving innovations come from the Asian region. An industry where this is particularly evident, and then impacts the rest of the world is, 'Cosmetic Products in...

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Sep 30, 2016 | Article

Why Products Don’t Work the Way They Promise…

By Belinda Carli

Today's cosmetic consumer chooses cosmetics emotionally and expects instant results. When the promised effect is not achieved, they are found complaining. There are mainly three reasons why these...

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Sep 21, 2016 | Article

Innovative Multifunctional Ingredients Aid Cost Reduction

Consumers’ extremely hectic and time-crunched lifestyles lead them to simplify their daily beauty routines, making multipurpose products grow in popularity as they offer several benefits at once...

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ImerCare® Opaque is an eco-friendly kaolin-based solution that imparts opacity and whiteness in gel and shampoo formulations. Unlike chemical opacifiers, ImerCare® Opaque is neither pH nor non-ionic...
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