SESSION 2 Seminars

14:30 - 16:00

14:30 - 15:00

Trends and Challenges on Green Cosmetics

Consumers are demanding today cosmetic products which are clean, sustainable and respectful, but also sensorial and effective. This is driving a revolution in the cosmetic industry, which challenges the state of the art and requires a truly new vision of how to understand and create natural products through the use of science and technology.

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