Collagen may help age-linked hair loss

A team of researchers, including Japanese scientists, has discovered the mechanism behind hair loss associated with aging, a finding that could pave the way for new ways to treat baldness. In the study led by Tokyo Medical and Dental University’s Emi Nishimura, the team determined that type XVII collagen, found near hair follicle stem cells […]


Collagen helps maintain mobility

Collagen not only helps replenish the structure of your skin and improve its hydration, it also has many benefits on joints, muscle mass and bones. Read more here.


Launching Nutricoa at ISM

Nutricoa will launch internationally at ISM 2016. Come and visit us at stand J16 at the British Pavilion


Dark chocolate may boost sport performance

January comes a list of resolutions that may be broken by the end of the month. If you have decided to get fit this year, you do not have to renounce to dark chocolate as flavanol-rich dark chocolate may boost endurance and exercise performance in moderately-trained male cyclists, says a new study. Read the full study […]


Beauty trends highlight gastronomia

Mintel’s experts predict the 4 trends in beauty and personal care, one of which is called “Gastronomia”. The saying goes, ‘it’s what’s on the inside that counts’. Interest in natural ingredients is on the rise.


Chocolate may benefit pregnant women

Moderate chocolate consumption may help expectant mothers and their fetuses by reducing stress and providing antioxidants that guard against reproductive diseases and pregnancy complications, say Italian researchers. Read the full article here.