Three major cosmetics trends which are driving substantial growth within the beauty and personal care market across APAC will be examined at this year’s in-cosmetics Asia exhibition. Natural extracts, facial masks and colour cosmetics will be highlighted as part of the ‘Spotlight on’ feature, enabling visitors to easily identify and learn about the latest developments in these highly popular sectors.
Merck, a leading science and technology company, will be presenting its innovative effect pigments and active ingredient variants at in-cosmetics Global, taking place in London, UK. It’s showcase includes ideas and initiatives for cosmetics and skin care products.
KahlWax, a leading specialist in natural waxes such as beeswax, carnauba and candelilla wax, has realised the need to develop favourable alternatives to candelilla wax. This is as a result of the poor yield of crude candelilla wax in 2014 due to very wet weather conditions in Mexico.
Indigo Brands, based in Cape Town, is a marketing driven company focusing on innovation and brand development. For the 2015 Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review New Product Competition, which is sponsored by Symrise, Indigo Brands has entered five products showcasing just how innovative its various products are.
The global demand for natural colours in cosmetics continues to grow with increased belief among consumers of the perceived side effects associated with prolonged use of some synthetic colouring compounds. This is also driven by the current trend towards natural and organic ingredients in cosmetics.
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