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In-Cosmetics: the catalogue of new actives (1/3)

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The 2016 Paris edition of the In-Cosmetics show was an opportunity for cosmetic ingredient suppliers to showcase their new actives: many anti-ageing innovations, but also natural functional ingredients or ‘sensorial’ emulsifiers… CosmeticOBS has listed the most interesting for you. First zoom on active ingredients, from A to H.

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Category : Anti-ageing, anti-wrinkle, antioxidant, radical scavenger
Company : B.C. Cosmetic and Food
INCI : Glycerin, Water, Sucrose, Aphanizomenon flos aquae (AFA) powder

AFA-GS is a new skin care active ingredient from Klamath Alga (AFA) exclusive extraction. AFA-GS preserves the real mine of cosmetic active substances contained in AFA, a mono-cellular fresh water alga rich in phycocyanins, Glyceryl glucoside, PEA (Phenylethylamine), DNA/RNA massive fractions, immune-active polysaccharides, a wide range of vitamins (from A to P), oligo-elements (mainly bio-available iron). AFA-GS exerts an effective detoxification from environment pollution, due to peptides that stimulates the heavy metals excretion. The results are: a protection of dermis cells' DNA, a restoring of sensitive skin and a stable preservation of water in the deep skin layers.


Category : Anti-ageing, anti-wrinkle, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, radical scavenger
Company : AH&NS
INCI : Not available

Aquatide was developed from resveratrol like structure with amino acids of skin NMF, in the concept of 'Skincare vaccine' for epigenetic stress management. It was scientifically reported in IFSCC 2014 and commercially launched this April. This is a new idea of needle-free skin vaccination for forever youth and beauty. It is a 3 in 1 treatment, …

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