Antioxidants’ potential to delay skin ageing is focus of Malta congress
New oral and topical antioxidant strategies for skin ageing are sought by the organisers of the Malta Skin Ageing Congress taking place October 29-30 in Malta.
Antioxidants may reduce side effects from light-based procedures, says study
Applying antioxidant-rich formulations before and during a course of pulsed light therapy can help cut down negative side effects, according to a recent study.
Plant-based ingredients may have a future in sun protection
Plant-based compounds with antioxidant properties are likely to be playing an increasingly important role in the sun care of the future.
One of the cosmetics industry’s favourite marketing taglines took a beating this week. The attack on antioxidants was in response to work published by researchers at University College London, who are questioning the long-held belief in the oxidative...
Bell Ventures uses standardized markers to sell antioxidant ingredient
Bell Ventures has launched an antioxidant-rich ingredient that appeals to standardized outcome markers to differentiate itself in the crowded natural skin care market.
Astaxanthin protects the skin against UV damage, study
Astaxanthin is more efficient than other carotenoids in protecting the skin from UV damage, according to recent in vitro study findings.
The sunscreen that is also an anti-wrinkle cream
US suncare company UV Exposures claims its newly approved multifunctional sunscreen is likely to prove just as successful as an anti-wrinkle treatment.
LifeVantage turns topical with antioxidant mix
Nutraceutical specialist LifeVantage is adapting its antioxidant
technology for the anti-aging skin care market in an effort to
boost declining sales.
Anti-aging polyphenol launched for nutrition and cosmetics
Danish biotechnology firm Fluxome Sciences will join forces with CP
Kelco to produce resveratrol for the food supplements and cosmetics
Nutrition player Glanbia eyes cosmetics market
Ireland-based food ingredients player Glanbia Nutritionals has
chosen Suppliers' Day East as a platform to highlight its foray
into the global personal care ingredients market.
Naturex offers polyphenols from lettuce
Dietary supplement makers are offered new source of polyphenols
from cost-effective raw materials as French natural ingredients
firm Naturex buys into new patented technology that produces
polyphenols extracted from onion and lettuce.
Topical vitamins fight against skin aging
A new range of topical vitamins designed to counteract skin aging
have been released marking the launch of Vitivia, the aesthetic
division of US-based JSJ Pharmaceuticals.
Frog skin adds to growing list of animal-based anti-aging solutions
First snail slime, then snake venom, now it is frog skin.
Scientists in South Korea are claiming that a new study has shown
the skin of bullfrogs produces antioxidants that can help fight
human skin aging.
Cappuccino extract as the latest anti-aging ingredient
Cappuccino extract is claimed to have anti-aging benefits for both
skin and hair, adding to a growing number of nutraceutical
supplements with cosmetic claims currently on the market.
Organic chocolates double as antioxidant facemask
A new organic dark chocolate sweet that contains superfruit
extracts can be melted down and used as a facemask, according to
the manufacturer, Phytobase.