Contents. № 04 (273) May 2024


domestic chemistry Novelties



Cosmetics for Massage: Features of Formulations
Krasney E., Head of the Scientific Research Sector of PKF Modum – Nasha Kosmetika

The article discusses the features of the formulations of massage products, their formats and the ingredients used.

ChemiCos, BeautyChemiCos, ChemiCos Industry 2024: Raw Materials, Packaging, Equipment

On March 27–29, 2024, specialized exhibitions ChemiCos, Chemicos Beauty, ChemiCos Industry were held in Moscow. The leading manufacturers and suppliers of raw materials, ingredients and finished products for the production of cosmetics, household and auto chemicals, cleaning products presented their solutions.


Exceparl® LM-LC: Green Thickener and Viscosity Stabilizer.
Popova Yu., Head of Technical and Consulting Support Service, Revada LLC

Kao Chemicals Europe offers to try EXCEPARL® LM-LC (INCI: Lauryl Lactate), a natural liquid thickener derived from renewable sources, which additionally shows viscosity stabilizing properties in surfactant-based formulations. This natural ester, obtained through a reaction of fatty alcohol and lactic acid, has the advantage of being nitrogen-, salt-, EO- and PEG-free.

Bakuchiol: a Promising Replacement for Retinol in Cosmetic Products

Bakuchiol is a natural retinoid derived from the seeds of Psoralea corylifolia, a plant that is found in East Asia and has been used in traditional medicine in India and China for several centuries. Bakuchiol is one of the most popular and effective ingredients in cosmetics, a replacement for retinol, also known as vitamin A. The main properties, benefits, recommended dosages in formulations are described in the presented review.


Natural Deodorants: Segment Development

As we delve into the world of natural personal care, main trend is the growing preference for natural deodorants and fragrances. This shift is driven by increased awareness of the potential health impacts of conventional deodorant ingredients like aluminum and parabens. The evolution of natural deodorants and fragrances marks a significant change in consumer attitudes towards personal hygiene products, emphasizing the importance of natural ingredients and sustainable practices.

Grand View Research: Growth Factors and Trends in the Nail Polishes Category

According to Grand View Research, the global nail polish market size was estimated at USD 16.23 billion in 2023 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6,9% from 2024 to 2030.


An Effective and Functional Natural Deodorant is Possible!

This section presents a recipe for a natural deodorant that provides smooth glide and a comfortable feeling on the skin after application. Ingredients of natural origin inhibit the growth of bacteria that cause unpleasant odors.

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Premieres of Finished Products at Specialized Exhibitions ChemiCos and BeautyChemiCos

In our annual review we present participants and new products in cosmetics, household chemicals and hygiene products shown at specialized exhibitions ChemiCos и BeautyChemiCos 2024.


Carpet Washing and CleaningProducts: Ways to Use them
Matveichuk Yu.V., PhD, Head of Laboratory of LLC AN3, Minsk, Republic of Belarus

Products for washing and cleaning carpets, rugs, upholstery of upholstered furniture, mattresses, carpet covers for furniture, car interiors, etc. are described – this is a thick shampoo, a concentrated detergent for washing and removing odors, as well as an active foam composition for cleaning and odor removal (in an aerosol can) – a super foamy concentrated product. Methods of washing and cleaning using developed products are described, i.e. technology of their application: shampooing method, bonnet cleaning, application using a foam generator (dry foam method) or manually.


China: National Characteristics of Cosmetic Packaging
Berezina E

Centuries-old culture, philosophical wisdom, artistic and architectural values, painting and art, it creates cultural and historical links that permeate the modern life of any nation. This review opens a series of articles about packaging from the East. It will introduce readers to interesting examples of finished products and tell them about the features of creating a design.


Raw materials for cosmetics, perfumery and household chemicals

Equipment for packaging manufacturing

Equipment for cosmetics, perfumery and household chemicals manufacturing

Packaging for perfumery and cosmetics

Manufacturing services. Contract manufacturing