14-Jan-2009 - Lipotec’s new ingredient uses an enzyme present in papaya to help exfoliate and moisturise.
07-Jan-2009 - Cotton thistle extract can help repair and restructure damaged skin, according to French ingredients supplier Gattefossé.
07-Jan-2009 - Estée Lauder is the latest company to run into trouble with the UK advertising standards agency (ASA) for making claims about its product that could not be supported.
11-Dec-2008 - Plant-based compounds with antioxidant properties are likely to be playing an increasingly important role in the sun care of the future.
19-Nov-2008 - Burdock fruit extract holds potential as an anti-ageing ingredient according to scientists at Beiersdorf.
18-Nov-2008 - A nanoemulsions of the cocoa bean extract is the latest ingredient to join Mibelle’s skin care portfolio.
12-Nov-2008 - A tetrapeptide that offers protection against UV damage is the latest ingredient to join Lipotec’s Preventive Cosmetics portfolio.
28-Oct-2008 - The safety of the common skin whitener kojic acid has been called into question by a European scientific body.
22-Oct-2008 - Italian biotech company the Institute for Biotechnological Research (IRB) has released an anti-ageing ingredient based on edelweiss stem cells.
10-Oct-2008 - Having picked up one of the most coveted awards at the recent Beyond Beauty show, the developer of innovative skin care line Aïny says that distributors are knocking at its...
24-Sep-2008 - Fragrance designer Harvey Prince has launched a new scent in the European market that claims to make women smell younger.
17-Sep-2008 - Johnson and Johnson is the latest cosmetics player to be criticised for its ‘unsubstantiated’ advertising claims.
15-Sep-2008 - A new anti-aging ingredient Pyratine-6 has been launched by California-based company Senetek.
11-Sep-2008 - France-based ingredients supplier Silab has been showcasing its recently released organic ingredient lines at New York’s HBA trade show.
04-Sep-2008 - France-based Biotech Marine has launched a new anti-aging concept called BioFA, which is based on marine-derived phytoplankton and arginine ferrulate.
22-Aug-2008 - The boom in anti-ageing has prompted Elite Publishing to launch a UK magazine dedicated exclusively to the subject.
19-Aug-2008 - Germany-based active ingredients firm Symrise says it has acquired a 20 per cent stake in bioactive peptides specialist Theraputic Peptides (TPI).
13-Aug-2008 - A brown algae extract is the latest to join the growing number of anti-aging actives claiming to stimulate sirtuin activity, proteins that may play a role in longevity.
12-Aug-2008 - Activating the expression of a lipid signalling molecule in the skin may have anti-aging effects, according to Korean scientists.
29-Jul-2008 - Mediterranean mussels and clams from the Black Sea may provide the latest regenerative skin care ingredient, according to scientists in Romania.
16-Jul-2008 - France-based Alban Muller has launched 29 new active ingredients for the global naturals market with "super fruits" at the heart of the offerings.
09-Jul-2008 - The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled against Basic Research for failing to substantiate anti-ageing claims attributed to its "stem cell" cream.
26-Jun-2008 - Latest research shows that there has been a significant rise in the market for premium facial care products in China as the country's booming economy continues to fuel consumer spend.
24-Jun-2008 - UK health and beauty retailer Superdrug is positioning itself to do battle with leading beauty retailer Boots by launching a new anti-ageing skin care range.
17-Jun-2008 - Danish biotechnology firm Fluxome Sciences will join forces with CP Kelco to produce resveratrol for the food supplements and cosmetics markets.