FORMULATING FOR MILDNESS BY USING THE RIGHT PRESERVATION

The modern way of preserving a product means making a product unattractive for germs but highly attractive for consumers without causing any irritation. In modern cosmetics, mild preservation plays a key role and is more important than ever.

TESTING OF MICROBIAL STABILITY OF COSMETIC FORMULATIONS

For cosmetic products, the focus is on crucial requirements regarding their stability, effectiveness and harmlessness. Microbiological stability plays an essential role here, especially when it comes to consumer safety.

TOCOPHEROL – the most powerful natural antioxidant

We demonstrate the difference between mixed tocopherols and alpha-tocopherol and show why we recommend natural tocopherols.

The combination of different antimicrobial substances

We always determine the perfect blend of antimicrobial active raw materials for cosmetic formulations of our customers. In our video, we show a few short tips and thoughts on what we need to achieve the perfect combination.

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MICROPLASTICS – DANGEROUS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, UNNECESSARY IN COSMETICS

Plastic makes its way into all areas of our lives including many everyday objects, particularly packaging, where it is mainly superfluous.

PARABENS – WIDESPREAD AND A RISK FOR CONSUMERS

Parabens have been used as a very cost-effective preservative in various everyday products for more than 80 years. And unfortunately, you can still find them in great abundance. In their role as preservatives, much more compatible products can replace parabens.

Anisic Acid – How to work with this easy to use natural multifunctional

Anisic Acid is a powerful antimicrobial against yeasts and molds at a skin-neutral pH value of 5.5. Originating from Star Anise, our Cosphaderm® pAS natural is sourced from 100% natural and sustainable sources and COSMOS-approved. See all the outstanding characteristics and the easiest workflow of this powerful natural multifunctional in this video.

Cosphaderm® Xanthan Gums – vegan, clear and easy to use, for a smooth skin feeling

Xanthan Gums are essential for various cosmetic products. In our video, we will show how you can achieve a vegan product, crystal-clear fluid, great skin feeling and perfect solubility.