11th March 2022

Portuguese Society of Cosmetic Sciences Congress Programme

The scientific programme for Cosmetinnov 2022 is focused on Cosmetics Future and will be divided in three sessions, aiming to deliver state of the art information on the most significant industry and R&D cosmetic issues.

The first session, “Looking to the future”, will provide an analysis of the future trends in Cosmetics, as well as near future developments in regulatory frameworks. It will be followed by a Discussion Panel with representatives of major Portuguese and EU players of this sector (regulatory authorities and associations).

Session 2, ” Towards the sustainability and ethics on cosmetics”, will be dedicated to Green and Sustainable Cosmetics. Through expert presentations you can hear how the industry is exceeding compliance toward more sustainable business structures, and get to know the latest advances in sustainable raw materials. The challenges that are associated with working with this type of ingredients will also be discussed.

Session 3, “Artificial Intelligence on Beauty Industry”, will be addressing the hot topic “Artificial intelligence applied to Cosmetics”. The possibilities emerging from such technological advances will be examined, as will the emergence of multiple apps to offer technological solutions to answer all consumers’ questions and needs.

Documentation delivery

08:30 - 09:00

Documentation delivery

09:00 - 09:30

OPENING SESSION

SESSION 1 “LOOKING TO THE FUTURE”

09:30 - 13:00

09:30 - 10:00

10:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:30

Networking Coffee-break, poster and exhibition visit

11:30 - 12:30

Round-table “Focus on cosmetics future”

12:30 - 13:00

Discussion

Break

13:00 - 14:30

Networking Lunch

SESSION 2 “TOWARDS THE SUSTAINABILITY AND ETHICS ON COSMETICS”

14:30 - 16:00

14:30 - 15:00

15:00 - 15:20

BYO (Bring Your Own) Water beauty products, a new breed of sustainable products: just add water, but what type of water?

  • Joana Marto iMed.ULisboa - Research Institute for Medicine, Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Lisbon, Portugal

15:20 - 15:40

The potential of Thymus x citriodorus hydrolate to reduce Cutibacterium acnes induced inflammation, bacterial association to skin cells and to improve wound healing

15:40 - 16:00

Assessing the anti-inflammatory properties of Cymbopogon citratus essential oil on human skin by the methylnicotinate challenge model

  • Sergio Andrade CBIOS - Research Center for Biosciences & Health Technologies, Lusófona University, Portugal

16:00 - 16:20

Discussion

Break

16:20 - 17:20

Networking Coffee-break, poster and exhibition visit

SESSION 3 “ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ON BEAUTY INDUSTRY”

17:20 - 18:30

17:20 - 17:50

The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Beauty and Cosmetics

17:50 - 18:10

New emotional and sensorial evaluations of cosmetic products using an advanced virtual reality setup

18:10 - 18:30

Discussion

End of the Congress Programme

18:30 - 18:45

Awards and Closing Session