Swapping out Silicone in our Skin and Hair Products
The cosmetic and personal care industry is struggling with where, and how, to do without an embattled class of ingredients. Read more from Chemical & Engineering News, including insights from Michael J. Fevola, PhD.
The Benefits of Responsibly Plant-Based Natural Sensory EnhancersWATCH 5 MIN. VIDEO
Learn about Inolex’s range of Sensory Emollients, Emulsifiers, and Texturizers that are derived from biodiverse feedstocks.
Liquid Crystalline Phase Behavior of Amino Lipids
The difference of one methylene group in the amino lipid head group leads to pronounced differences in the liquid crystalline phase behavior and hair conditioning performance.
Preserving with the Help of Multifunctionals
Michael J. Fevola, PhD, Vice President R&D and Product Stewardship at Inolex, joins other industry experts in this look at modern alternative approaches to preservation with the help of multifunctional ingredients.
The Science Behind Biodegradability
The concept of biodegradability isn't black and white. The testing is nuanced and making claims can be tricky. Learn more about why biodegradability is so important and how it can impact your formulas.
Hurdle Technology in Cosmetics: An Alternative Preservation Approach
All formulas need to be protected from microbes. Learn the science behind the Hurdle Technology approach to cosmetic formulation preservation.
Assessing Cyclomethicone Replacements for Functional & Sensorial Equivalence
With EU regulations in effect and silicone shortages worldwide, now more than ever it is imperative to start making the switch to non-silicone technologies without sacrificing performance.
Natural Cosmetic Preservation with Spectrastat™ Complete Solutions
Consumer trends perpetuate the need for alternative preservation with broad spectrum performance.