L’Oréal has announced the launch of a partnership aimed at developing the bioprinting of hair follicles.
Following a study by scientists at the University of Kiel on the effect of bioactive collagen peptides (BCP), Gelita AG has developed an active for BFW products, that it says will reduce wrinkles from the inside out.
Leading hair care ingredients of 2011
Featured below are a few of this year’s most interesting and innovative ingredients developed for the hair care sector.
Unipex launches ingredient designed to reduce hair loss
Unipex’ new ingredient Capixyl has been designed to help reduce hair loss and stimulate new hair growth.
Lucuma fruit has anti-aging and wound healing potential
The lucuma fruit, a popular flavoring for food and confectionary in much of South America, has potential for topical use as an anti-aging ingredient, according to recent research.
Sunflower active can help delay skin ageing, claims Mibelle Biochemistry
An anti-ageing active extracted from sunflower shoots can help revitalize the skin and delay skin ageing, according to ingredients supplier Mibelle Biochemistry.
Ingredients based on mussel proteins used in luxury cosmetics
Mussel proteins that have been modified to mimic skin framework proteins such as collagen are the active ingredients in a new luxury skin care range, LAAC.
Combination of three peptides can have anti-ageing benefits
Combining three peptides together can have significant anti-ageing benefits, over and above those provided by the ingredients on their own, according to cosmetics manufacturer Oriflame.
Topical fern extract could have potential as anti-aging extract
A tropical fern extract could help fight against both intrinsic- and photo-aging in the skin, according to researchers in the US.
Sederma claims ingredient fights against sagging skin
Fighting against sagging skin is the latest aim of France-based ingredients supplier Sederma with Idealift.
Swiss companies launch skin renewal ingredient that works from the skin's surface
The efficiency of anti-ageing active dermatopoietin lies in its ability to work from the skin's surface rather than having to cross the skin barrier, according to manufacturers United Cosmeceuticals and United Technologies.
Sederma launches topical lip plumping ingredient
Sederma’s new lip plumping ingredient targets the increasing segmentation of the anti-ageing market.
Chinese medicine inspires Mibelle’s sensitive skin ingredient
Switzerland-based ingredients supplier Mibelle has looked to the East for its new ingredient for sensitive skin.
Stem cell technology is the ‘new age of anti-aging’ skincare, say top scientists at HBA
In a session led by Eric Perrier from LVMH, scientists discussed the potential new research into skin stem cells will have on the cosmetics market.
BASF signs marketing deal with Quick-Med
Quick-Med Technologies has signed a new worldwide manufacturing and
distribution agreement with global chemicals player BASF for its
ISP launches new botanicals at In-Cosmetics
International Specialty Products released a number of new products
at In-Cosmetics, Amsterdam, including a tanning enhancer, a
rice-based moisturiser and an anti-aging active.
Bark of Chinese ash may help protect against sun damage
The bark of the Chinese ash may help protect the skin against sun
damage and could be incorporated into cosmetics applications,
according to new research.
Blackberry leaf extract to fight against wrinkles
Blackberry leaf extract could be the new ingredient in the fight
against ageing skin thanks to its collagen- and elastin boosting
properties, according to a recent study.
Anti-wrinkle treatment targets male skin needs
French cosmetology company Sederma announces the release of its
anti wrinkle treatment for men, targeting the growing market for
male skin care products with a product line developed to treat the
specific needs of male skin.
Bioassay supports skin benefit of BioCell ingredient
BioCell Technologies has released the results of a bioassay which
supports the effectiveness of its dietary ingredient BioCell
Collagen II in preventing wrinkles.