Innovation in Portugal


23 October

Chair: Carlos Maurício Barbosa
President of the General Assembly of the Portuguese Society of Cosmetic Sciences and Professor of Dermopharmacy and Cosmetics at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Porto, Portugal

3:10 pm - 3:30 pm

The Challenge of Claim Substantiation in Portugal


3:30 pm - 3:50 pm

Cooperation Between Cosmetic Market Operators and R&D Centers: Development of Opportunities


  • View full profile for Helena RibeiroHelena Ribeiro CEO and Technical Director of Cosmetek, Cosmetic Lab & Consulting, Vila Real, Portugal
3:50 pm - 4:10 pm

HydroFibre: A New Cosmetic Ingredient from Bacterial Cellulose


  • View full profile for Fernando DouradoFernando Dourado Invited assistant researcher at the Centre of Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho, and co-founder, shareholder, and member of the board of administration of Satisfibre, S.A., Braga, Portugal
4:10 pm - 4:30 pm

Development of Cosmeceutical Formulations Based on Mushroom Extracts and Compounds


  • View full profile for Isabel C.F.R. FerreiraIsabel C.F.R. Ferreira Director of the Mountain Research Centre and Pro-President of the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Portugal
4:30 pm - 4:50 pm

Bioactivity and Safety Characterization of Plant Extracts to be Used as Cosmetics Ingredients


  • View full profile for Ana Palmeira de OliveiraAna Palmeira de Oliveira Health Sciences Research Center, University of Beira Interior, and LabFit-Health Products Research and Development, Covilhã, Portugal