Skin care

Croda’s Ice Cream emulsion scoops new award at Cosmetagora 2016

All of the award winners at Cosmetagora 2016Croda, a global speciality chemical company, was awarded the Cosmetagora Coup de Coeur Formulation Award for 2016. The event is organised by the French Cosmetic Society, and took place in Paris in January 2016.

New skin study highlights collagen peptide efficacy

The results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial on collagen density in skin subsequent to Peptan intake, are detailed in a graph.

The first comprehensive scientific publication of research into the anti-ageing benefits of Peptan collagen peptides has just been released. Appearing first in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, this paper takes to the next level the science behind collagen peptides used as a supplement for skin beauty. It reveals strong clinical evidence to prove Peptan’s ability to restructure the collagen network in deep skin layers. This represents a true breakthrough in skin anti-ageing science. The newly published data also presents the statistically significant effect of Peptan collagen peptides on skin hydration, explained by the stimulation of hyaluronic acid production.

The botanical building blocks

The-demand-for-natural-skin-care-products-is-increasing-worldwideWhile radiance, hydration, skin firming, brightening, colour correction and wrinkle reduction are driving product trends, naturally positioned offerings are increasing in terms of consumer demand.

DSM reveals new sun protection research data

Revisiting human skin, sunscreen films and protection performanceA leading player in sun care, DSM Personal Care is sharing its new research findings on the sunscreen application process. The research was undertaken by Dr Juergen Vollhardt, head of claims and scientific substantiation at the company, assisted by Michiel Baltussen, Filip Oosterlinck and Christine Mendrok-Edinger.

Dr Gobac receives EU certification

Products such as Dr Gobac Exfoliating Masque have complied the EU regulations.After months of careful examination and testing, Dr Gobac Cosmeceuticals is one of the first South African brands to obtain EU compliance in line with the latest legislation.

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