Modern Product Protection & Challenging Formulas

  Modern Product Protection & Challenging Formulas



Consumers are more and more educated about the need
to protect their skin against the impact of the sun. 

The sun care category brings unique preservation challenges to the formulators.

Where do these challenges come from?


         High oil content 
• Minimalist trends (fewer ingredients & shorter INCI lists)
• Concern for environmental impact 
• Consumers scrutiny limiting formulation choices


+12.7% growth

for sun care category *

+6.3% growth

for mineral-only sunscreen
formulations **


 of consumers are very
interested in sun care product
compositions ***





" To continuously expand our expertise in Product Protection,
we have challenged our multifunctional ingredients
against a full range of sunscreen formulations.
Our objective is to offer consumers & formulators

nature-identical and green solutions for the protection of
organic and mineral sunscreen formulations, up to SPF 50+.”

-Marie Bourgeay,
Global Product Manager, Cosmetic Ingredients-



*2021 vs 2020 – Euromonitor data
*** Symrise CICS study 2022