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Ecological concerns and sustainable sourcing have boosted interest in renewable sources to replace petrochemicals. Many cosmetics companies have been actively developing solutions away from the typical petrochemical feedstock and bio-based-technologies are becoming available. Ingredients can be based on renewable resources and formulated into cosmetics complying with existing and future regulations.

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Apr 6, 2007 | Industry News

Enhanced Water Solves Age-Old Dilemma

Skin is nature's sponge. This absorbency can be beneficial if the body's largest organ drinks in what's beneficial. But more often than not, it sops up toxins that can contribute to aging and other...

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Apr 5, 2007 | Article

Waxes Used in the Cosmetics Industry – Part 2

By Nick Morante

Ozokerite Wax is a bituminous coal product and is of mineral origin. It is found near petroleum deposits in Poland, Austria and Russia, and in the United States in Utah and Texas. Ozokerite is...

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Mar 29, 2007 | Product News

Fine, Frizzy or Flyaway Hair

Hair care products today are created to nourish, moisturize, reduce frizz, clarify, cleanse and de-stress; and a wide range of ingredients and delivery systems work together to form the right...

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Mar 26, 2007 | Article

FDA Concerns Regarding Cosmetic Ingredients - Part 11

I want to continue on the subject of potential irritants and allergens on the skin. It is a serious subject that the Food and Drug Administration warns us about every day. Of the many ingredients...

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Mar 20, 2007 | Article

The Blossoming of Naturals The Impact of Wellness/Naturals Globally

By Karen A. Newman

The Impact of Wellness/Naturals Globally Karen A. Newman Opportunities abound for cosmetics and personal care products containing natural ingredients. Skin care, fragrance and men's grooming are...

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Apr 6, 2007 | Article

Petroleum and Cosmetics: What are the potential health risks?


Luckily, there are alternatives to cosmetics filled with synthetically produced ingredients. Increasingly, cosmetic manufacturers are answering the public's demand for alternatives to the chemically...

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Apr 3, 2007 | Product News

Introducing Tetrasil® Cream, with the First Major Anti-acne Ingredient Since Benzoyl Peroxide and Salicylic Acid

Aidance Skincare, a Rhode Island- based company, has introduced what may be the first major new acne care product in 50 years, which should be welcome news to the 17 million people in the US who...

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Mar 28, 2007 | Article

Organic and Natural Cosmetics: Labelling and Future Prospects in Europe

By Charline Schom

French organizations are pioneers in establishing a very demanding set of specifications for ecological and organic cosmetics that was filed with the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in February...

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Mar 22, 2007 | Article

Waxes Used in the Cosmetics Industry – Part 1

By Nick Morante

Waxes were first used in cosmetics more than 5000 years ago. True wax research was established as a scientific discipline in 1823. Today waxes can be found in almost every type of cosmetic product...

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Mar 16, 2007 | Product News

Shea Terra Organics designed its Black Soap line for men and women

Shea Terra Organics has designed its Black Soap line for men and women, based on a formula that has been used for generations in Africa and the Middle East. The company uses such ingredients as...

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