Trade Fair  /  04/04/2017  -  04/06/2017

in-cosmetics

in-cosmetics

in-cosmetics events are launch pads for innovation in ingredients and technologies, delivering high-level education and consumer insights for formulators, R&D and regulatory professionals.

Fraunhofer offers a broad spectrum of R&D services along the entire value chain. We look forward to your visit at the Fraunhofer booth EE19.

Our Co-exhibitors

Fraunhofer IGB

Services for the cosmetics industry

  • Product-friendly extraction of pigments, antioxidants, proteins, and peptides from algae, plants, and biogenic residues
  • Stabilization and preservation of cosmetics and herbal extracts
  • Manufacturing of active ingredient formulations, where the active agent is bound into a polymeric shell or matrix
  • Accredited testing of cytotoxicity, phototoxicity
  • In vitro investigating tanning/whitening effects

Topics

  • Valuable compounds from microalgae
  • Product-friendly pasteurization of extracts using PCT
  • Customized core-shell particles for cosmetics
  • Skin models – testing of phototoxicity, tanning and whitening agents
  • Accredited testing of in-vitro cytotoxicity

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Fraunhofer ITEM

Services for the cosmetics industry

  • Safety assessment starting from the identification of data needs up to the final assessment
  • Track record on airborne fractions
  • Exposure assessment – in-depth expertise in aerosols and vapors
  • Tiered in-vitro testing for data acquisition
    • Cell based assays
    • Tissue based testing
    • Comprehensive readout portfolio
  • Added value for clients
    • Tailored testing strategy
    • Safety assessment, scientific advice

 

Fraunhofer IZI-BB

Services for the cosmetics industry/Topics

  • Extracts from extremophiles – snow algae, mosses, etc.
    Novel bioresource for pigments (astaxanthin, phycocyanin), polyunsaturated fatty acids (EPA), ice-structuring/antifreeze proteins (AFP/ISP), EPS and enzymes
  • High quality production of algal biomass
  • Antimicrobial peptides – AMPs
  • Microbioreactor for toxicology screening

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Fraunhofer EMB

Services for the cosmetics industry/Topics

  • Organotypic test systems e.g. human sweat glands and sweat gland cells
  • Efficacy testing of substances such as antiperspirants