Developing and Marketing Anti-Aging Formulations

In today’s society, there is a ever growing demand among consumers for new ways to defy the visible signs of aging.  As the anti-aging industry continues to expand, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ (ASPS) reported that facial cosmetic procedures have seen a significant growth while the number of breast and body procedures performed in the U.S. slightly declined.  Three of the top five cosmetic procedures were blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), rhinoplasty, and facelift surgery.  According to the statistics, minimally invasive procedures such as cosmetic injections and laser treatments have each grown by 5-8%. However, there has also been a steep rise in demand for both oral and topical supplements to address anti-aging concerns. Read More…

Top Trends in Cosmeceutical Manufacturing

With the strong obsession to stay healthy and beautiful simultaneously, many consumers are looking into products that purpose to do just that. Cosmeceuticals are cosmetic-focused nutraceuticals intended to improve one’s beauty through ingredients, and may also deliver additional health-related benefits. Cosmeceuticals rank as the fastest growing segment in the personal care market – according to the Strategic Research Institute, the global cosmeceutical market is now valued at $55 billion.  Read More…