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DSM in Personal Care & Aroma Ingredients

Finding the ideal sunscreen formulation for men

Bi my buddy sunscreen formulation concept by DSM

DSM’s Bi My Buddy sunscreen formulation concept was inspired by men for men. It investigates the barriers men face when buying sunscreen and offers appealing formulation concepts to overcome these. More>

A diverse approach to beauty and personal care

- DSM embraces multicultural beauty, gender fluidity and new aging in cosmetics and personal

Nobody should feel restricted by age, gender or ethnic background: Consumers are looking for unique, customized products and services that maximize their strengths. As inclusivity is important to consumers, customers, and to us, we have analyzed our latest in-depth research to identify the ways in which diversity in beauty is expressed. More>

Did you catch this year’s top trends and formulations?

Did you catch this year’s top trends and formulations?

In 2018, three of our formulations proved especially popular and our market and consumer insights on Naturals and the Skin Microbiome caused the most buzz. They’re going to be even bigger next year, so make sure you have all the details and download them now. More>

Tracking trends for beauty and personal care

Tracking trends for beauty and personal care

What beauty trends are current right now and how are these expressed in consumer behavior? Discover our 5 Beauty trends, brought to life through 21 different expressions. More>

A good beauty approach to beauty and personal care

A good beauty approach to beauty and personal care

Consumers are beginning to value “feel-good”, “guilt-free” and products they can trust over luxury and status items. DSM’s latest market study introduces the “Good Beauty” approach including various trend expressions fulfilling the demand of today’s consumer. More>

A mindful approach to beauty and personal care

A mindful approach to beauty and personal care

How can beauty and personal care ingredients support consumers to live in the moment?  More>

The quest for inner balance in beauty and personal care
 

The quest for inner balance in beauty and personal care

Taking inspiration from the practice of yoga and its impact on beauty and wellbeing, DSM has developed a complete line-up of ready-to-use skin care formulations to help re-establish inner balance. More>

 

A healthy approach to beauty and personal care
 

A healthy approach to beauty and personal care

People are increasingly taking their health care needs into their own hands and paying attention to the impact lifestyle, physical activities and nutrition have on their wellbeing- and skin care is an integral part of caring for their health. More>

Understanding consumer trends help define new skin care topical solutions

 Understanding consumer trends help define new skin care topical solutions

High efficacy skin topical products, as well as medical beauty procedures offer an opportunity to explore new boundaries to achieve the desired looks. At DSM we propose the right skin care ingredients for non-invasive skin care applications.  More>

Demystifying the green beauty trend

Demystifying the green beauty trend

The demand for natural products is growing within the beauty and personal care industry. Research has found that natural ingredients and green credentials are now a priority for many facial skincare users, particularly in younger age brackets. More>

The skin microbiome – a new hot topic

The skin microbiome – a new hot topic

We know that maintaining balance in the gut microbiome contributes to overall wellness, including skin health, but does the skin’s own unique ecosystem also have an impact on its appearance and feel?  More>

Maintaining beauty in times of stress

Maintaining beauty in times of stress

As an industry we really want to support in streamlining daily routines with a number of products designed to support consumers looking to ease their stress, whether at home or on the go. More>

Feel as good as you look!
 

Feel as good as you look!

Hybrid make-up products with holistic benefits enhance consumers’ sense of wellbeing and boost brand loyalty. More>

2018: Where will it take you?
 

2018: Where will it take you?

Hit the ground running in 2018 with products attuned to the latest consumer trends. Here’s what people were looking at and downloading in 2017 – an indication of where our industry is heading next. More>

The concept of halal in the context of beauty

The concept of halal in the context of beauty

When it comes to cosmetics, many Muslim women and men are looking for products that respect their faith – both in their effects and in how they are made. More>

Building Trust through Transparency

Building Trust through Transparency

Recently, fueled by confusing and contradictory messages from politicians and “experts”, a wave of distrust has blown across the world. More>

As you like it
 

As you like it

Novel hair care concepts allow consumers to mix and match their hair care and customize products to meet individual needs. More>

Dare to Change
 

As you like it

Hair is a key part of a person’s image, so change can be a daunting prospect. More>

Green Chemistry
 

Green Chemistry

Satisfying the demand for environmentally friendly ingredients. More>

Be Yourself
 

Be Yourself

More and more women reject imposed ideals of beauty and embrace their natural hair type - so the demand for gentler, more convenient products is increasing. More>

Double Duty - too good to be true?

Double Duty - too good to be true?

Introducing the next hot thing in skin care. More>

Skincare for the over 30s
 

Skincare for the over 30s

Anti-aging skincare – how and when to start? More>

Detox your hair: Reset, revitalize, replenish

Detox your hair: Reset, revitalize, replenish

The new Hair Detox concept that resonates emotionally with consumers and creates opportunities for hair care brands. More>

Taking action on pollution
 

Taking action on pollution

Active is good, pro-active is better. More>

Blue light
 

Blue light

DSM protects your skin from blue light damage, indoors and outdoors. More>

Hydration: A rich space for innovation

Hydration: A rich space for innovation

Holistic hydration is a two-way process with multiple benefits. More>

Ethnic diversity
 

Ethnic diversity

The world is changing, and so is your consumer. More>

Male grooming

Male grooming

The growth of male grooming. More>

Scalp Protection for Men

Scalp Protection for Men

DSM’s novel SPF 30 men hair care formulating concept: protect scalp from sun damage without compromising on style. More>

CC Cream

CC Cream

DSM’s CC formulations that combine reliable, versatile sun protection ingredients from our PARSOL® range with highly effective skin care. More>

Minimalism

Minimalism

The shift towards a “less is more” philosophy. More>

Skin Glow

Skin Glow

DSM’s Skin Glow Day & Night concept blends a variety of multifunctional ingredients to maximize the power of skin beauty. More>

In-shower body moisturizer

In-shower body moisturizer

Our multifunctional body care formulation that offers instant skin comfort while locking in moisture for 72 hours. More>