Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D.

 

Global Marketing Manager, Active Ingredients, Lubrizol Life Science (LLS) - Beauty

Bianca earned her Ph.D. from the University of Sydney in the field of skin science and has worked in beauty and personal care in Australia and Japan. Her strong background in basic research, combined with her passion for science communication, absolute love for beauty and personal care products, and belief that everyone should feel good in their own skin, motivates her to find new ways to support customers in product development. She always has her eye on future innovations, especially those that can create a better and more inclusive world. Now based in Tokyo, she finds inspiration at every corner.

Fun fact: Bianca also considers herself an unofficial karaoke star … and a really bad cook. One needs to stay humble, after all.


Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 12/05/2023

Retinoids have long been the go-to solution for those seeking flawless, radiant skin. However, their side effects, including skin irritation, have been a major concern. Lubrizol has an innovative solution that promises to revolutionize your skincare routine.

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 10/03/2023

Beauty consumers have embraced the benefits that the digital and virtual world has given them. But if the digital version has a smooth and sculpted face, and lifted eyes, is there a way to achieve that in the physical world without undergoing surgery or buying expensive beauty devices?

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 09/04/2023

As technology is becoming more sophisticated in a changing world, consumers want to experience high-tech and cutting-edge innovations in the comfort of their homes. Let's take a look at this trend.

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 05/11/2023

After listening to younger consumers and understanding what they are looking for we have developed a preventative solution to slow down the signs of aging, without compromising their authenticity.

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 03/17/2023

We asked young consumers about their main skin concerns.

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 03/09/2023

Besides the typical aging signs, skin dullness is an increasing concern for consumers, especially those with darker skin types. 

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 10/10/2022

The traditional use of cosmetic products to enhance beauty is today being surpassed by its ability to improve well-being in consumers.  

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 09/27/2022

Whether it is sitting outside while catching up with a friend, walking around the neighborhood or taking part in a sport, people globally are enjoying time outdoors every day. And while these experiences are great for physical and mental health, the exposure to UV rays, pollution and climate change can wreak havoc on the skin and hair.

Categories: Skin Care, Hair Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 06/14/2022

Recently launched Telophi™ biotech ingredient is sourced from the extraordinary coral reef ecosystem off the Florida Keys, U.S.A. A region that is home to abundant and diverse marine life where microorganisms like Bacillus sp. play a vital role in maintaining the community’s health and harmony.

Categories: Skin Care

Posted by Bianca McCarthy, Ph.D. | 04/20/2022

Proportion is the key to beauty. The most prized objects in art, design and architecture are proportioned in ways that please our innate sense of beauty.

Categories: Skin Care