IconciA® ... not your mother’s vitamin A.

For decades vitamin A has been and still is, the go to ingredient for anti-aging cosmetic products. Although the term “anti-aging” may as dated as is the word “groovy” it remains the premier ingredient for this category. Recently, this go to ingredient has been improved.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Refill Station Can Solve Environmental Concerns.

In the beauty arena, product purity is a must. Since PerfectFlow is completely sealed, product integrity is assured. When today’s consumers are asking for preservative-free products, a sealed bottle maintains product integrity. The PerfectFlow Refill Station also offers consumers the opportunity to customize their favorite product with their favorite scent or special combination of hydration and treatment.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Mintel expert throws light on the future of microbiome skin care.

Natasha Spencer took the opportunity to speak with David Tyrell of Mintel at the recent Cosmetics Design Summit, to find out more about the way the microbiome skin care category is shaping up.
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Could Your Phone's Blue Light Be Damaging Your Skin?

Health experts have known about digital eye strain for awhile, and the potential for all that blue light from digital devices to do eye damage. But can screens damage your skin, too?
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INDUSTRY NEWS: What is the Microbiome?

Having Bacteria on Your Face Can Actually Make Your Skin Look Better. The word microbiome itself is pretty intimidating and can take you back to high school biology class, so we turned to two top dermatologists to break down exactly what it is, how it works, and how it affects skin conditions.
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