CCIN YouTube Channel

November 23rd, 2017|News|

CCIN dedicated youtube channel: your digital library to discover cosmetic assets from around the world and see what are the projects CCIN members work on. Take a look !

Cosmetics brand Lush to explore 3D printed molds and products

November 23rd, 2017|News|

Cosmetics brand Lush will be investing in 3D printing technologies to manufacture molds for its products and perhaps even cosmetics, according to Mark Constantine, co-founder of the UK-based company. Indeed, at the Lush Summit in February 2017, the company showcased one of its 3D printing projects: 3D printed solid perfume. Read more >>

ZOOM on Arnica from Catalonia region (Alta Ribagorça – Lleida Pyrenees).

November 23rd, 2017|News|

The properties of arnica cultivated in that region are different to the arnica found in other environments. The temperature, the humidity and the height among other factors, leads a plant with exclusive characteristics, especially for its anti-inflammatory properties. New applications could be also elucidated. >> See Beauty Cluster Barcelona on YouTube For more info on [...]

Cosmetopea Basket : develop your cosmetics innovative project

November 23rd, 2017|News|

What’s Cosmetopea ? This concept aims to promote innovation in cosmetics by researching new ingredients and active substances of plant origin that could be added to the offer of raw materials already available. It proposes inventorying plants, cosmetic traditions and ancestral beauty rituals that have been passed on by word of mouth for centuries.

Launch of Cosmetics4Wellbeing project (C4W)

November 23rd, 2017|News|

C4W kick off meeting will be held at the end of December at Cosmetic Valley headquarter, in Chartres (France) and will mark the beginning of a 18 months project to set up a common internationalization strategy between 4 clusters : Cosmetic Valley (France), Beauty Cluster Barcelona (Spain), Transylvanian Lifestyle Cluster (Romania) and AEBB (Portugal). More precisely, [...]

CCIN – Report & Perspectives

October 25th, 2017|News|

About CCIN - Cosmetics Clusters International Network cosmeticsclusters.com Launched by Cosmetic Valley in the 2016 edition of the Cosmetic 360 fair in Paris, CCIN wish to share good practices in cosmetics, and work on common projects. CCIN mission: Provide the CCIN members with animation, sharing and cooperation tools for fostering their development from both international [...]


October 25th, 2017|News|

66 cluster representants for innovation in cosmetics gathered at Cosmetic 360 exhibition fair: BtoB meetings, valorization of local cosmetics ingredients and know-hows, promotion of collaborative projects Take a look at the pictures >> Take a look at the videos >> Take a look at the program >> WICCS Key numbers 66 participants 32 organizations and [...]

Few examples of areas of expertise of CCIN members:

October 5th, 2017|News|

Aroma: trends and application of encapsulation in the agri-food sector. Taste is a key factor for the success of an agri-food product, conferring a crucial emphasis on flavor and texture. See Pole Pass dedicated workshop >> Lipids and cosmetics.Lipids represent around 70% of the raw materials used in cosmetic emulsions. These lipids or derivatives make [...]