German specialty chemical company Evonik won an Award of Merit in the China Personal Care & Cosmetics Innovation Award category at the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) 2014 for its hair and scalp care active ingredient SPHINGONY.
Sabinsa Corporation and its sister company, Sami Labs, received the Best New Product Excellence Award in the Raw Material in the beauty and cosmetics category at Panacea-Natural Product Expo India for the proprietary ingredient Saberry.
Scientific research on natural cosmeceutical ingredients, such as vitamin E, curcumin, aloe vera, collagen and wheat, has shown skin health benefits from reduced acne and wrinkles to a reduction in sunburn after sun exposure.
Adding natural ingredients to cosmetics has challenged formulators to ensure these new actives reach their target sites on the skin and hair, and properly absorb with maximum efficacy intact. Many cosmeceutical companies have looked to drug...
Traditional makeup covers flaws; next-gen cosmeceuticals reduce flaws. Products that provide beauty from within (in other words, health) follow the growing trend of treating the cause of illness rather than treating symptoms.