We know that one of the key components of every cosmetic product is the active ingredient. The cosmetics industry is in constant search for new active substances that could be incorporated in formulations and give rise to a plethora of brand-new products.
To that end, the "hunt" for such compounds has led scientists to turn their attention to a mostly unexplored and unique environment: the marine world. What they found? An enormous biodiversity able to produce a variety of active substances, offering endless possibilites not only for cosmetic use, but also for other fields of expertise, like medicine or biotechnology.
In the infographic below, you can get a glimpse into the world of fishes and corals and explore some of their applications in the cosmetic field. Let's dive!