Contents, № 06 (252) july–august 2022



domestic chemistry Novelties



A Business Session Opportunities and Risks of the New Cosmetic Market

On April 12, 2022, a business session «Opportunities and risks of the new cosmetic market» was held.

Students of the Moscow State Institute of Culture completed the redesign of the oldest cosmetic brands SVOBODA

Students of the Moscow State Institute of Culture completed the redesign of the oldest cosmetic brands SVOBODA.


By-products of Production: Renewable Ingredients for Cosmetics and Household Chemicals
Balakina M.V., Ph.D. (Pharmaceuticals)

This review continues the theme of renewable ingredients. A large amount of waste processing of fruits and vegetables is effectively used to extract biologically active compounds, which will then be used in food and cosmetic products. For example, hydrobionts and flora and fauna of the seas, the product of cake processing (beeswax) are considered as sources of cosmetic assets. Reducing the amount of packaging, recycling and reuse contribute to the preservation of the purity of the planet.


Blackcurrant, Blueberry, Blackberry and Strawberry Leaf Extracts: a Valuable Cosmetic Ingredient

The leaves of fruit crops are very often considered as waste, but in fact, numerous scientific studies prove that they contain many biologically active compounds, due to which they have various beneficial properties. Moreover, the leaves often contain more bioactive components than the fruits.


Coriander Essential Oil: A Promising Anti-Aging Ingredient

Coriander oil has the potential to become an effective and natural anti-ageing ingredient, claim researchers, who found it displays significant anti-wrinkle potential. A recent study found that the oil displayed high levels of collagenase, elastase, tyrosinase, and hyaluronidase inhibitory activities.

Natural Herbal Ingredients from Africa for Skin and Hair Care

The article discusses the plant sources of the African continent as promising for the creation of cosmetic products. The main attention is paid to the vegetable oils extracted from them. The main characteristics of natural ingredients, their use as part of cosmetic products for hair care, facial skin, as well as as natural repellents are given.

Новые активные ингредиенты от Solabia
New Active Ingredients from Solabia

Novikova N., Specialist of the Technical and Consulting Support Service of Revada LLC

The skin has to deal with many phenomena such as season changes, pollution, UV rays, but not only, lifestyle and health have a strong influence on the skin barrier too. The physiological parameters of the skin are in constant evolution and the complexion is one of the visible factors that change in a more or less marked way from one person to another. The radiance of the skin is determining, it affects the perception of ourselves and our image, but not only, a glossy skin means health and joy of living! That’s why the Solabia Group’s research has focused on the radiance theme and its science by launching new products to get a perfect skin and restore its natural beauty.


Eco-shelf Without Greenwashing
Kuznetsova Е. M., Head of the Certification Body Ecological Union, St. Petersburg

Greenwashing companies hinder the development of environmentally responsible industries, which means that the environment may continue to be harmed. At the same time, buyers are disappointed in green brands and it is increasingly difficult for real eco-products to break into the market. The article deals with the problems associated with greenwashing and determines ways of their decision.

Import Substitution in The New Conditions
Balakina M.V., Ph.D. (Pharmaceuticals)

We present the continuation of the reviews of proposals from domestic manufacturers for the creation of importsubstituting household chemicals. This issue will provide information and suggestions on chemical components, reagents, surfactants, auxiliary ingredients and others.


Discoveries That Make the World Better
Balakina M.V., Ph.D. (Pharmaceuticals)

The editorial board of “Raw materials & Packaging” Magazine continues a selection of topical news on the latest scientific discoveries, which in the future could affect the development of the cosmetics industry.


The Russian Market of Household Chemicals Breaks Records

Household chemicals are classified as essential goods. This market suffers from the general economic downturn and the decline in real incomes of the population to a lesser extent, compared to most other industries. During periods of crisis in the Russian economy, Russians continue to buy household chemicals, refusing only expensive and highly specialized products.


Aerosols: Eco-solutions for Cosmetics, Personal care products and Household Chemicals
Berezina E.

Despite the wide scope of application, the demand for classic aerosols has been falling in recent years. This is largely due to the growing trend towards packaging sustainability. Changes in consumer preferences and a growing understanding of environmental issues are forcing the global aerosol packaging market to look for a new «gasfree» alternative to aerosols, which would be cheaper, safer, more eco- friendly and would allow a wider choice of packaging forms. This review is devoted to aerosol packaging and some interesting novelties of the industry.


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