Bioactives, ingredients with a proven biological effect, are mainly used in cosmetic applications and oral care products. Here, Symrise’s comprehensive life science expertise comes into full effect. It includes the following fields:
- Cellular biology
- Molecular biology
- Receptor research (via open innovation)
- Skin biology
- Dermatology (via scientific advisory board)
Central research areas – A few of the areas where Symrise has already received innovation awards include anti-irritants, antibacterial substances, anti-aging substances, fat metabolism, UV protection, skin-lightening or darkening substances and sensory ingredients.