The Research & Innovation team at L’Oreal is looking to partner with early-stage startups and small enterprises in the Asia Pacific Region and beyond, who have unique solutions in the area of Performance Materials and Products, Personalized Beauty Experiences and Sustainable Innovations.
Prizes And Incentives
Participants can win the opportunity to work with L’Oréal, gain access to mentors and industry networks through L’Oréal, NUS Enterprise, and Enterprise SG. Two S$5,000 cash prizes and two S$50,000 Startup SG grants are up for grabs! No equity is taken.
Performance Materials & Products
We are seeking materials, preferably natural, with novel and enhanced properties applicable on skin or hair.
Personalized Beauty Experiences
We are seeking solutions that reinvent the consumer’s beauty routines and experiences, such as diagnosis, personalized and augmented performance technologies.
We are seeking long-term sustainable solutions (technologies, formulations, devices or materials) that have positive environmental and societal benefits.
Submissions of all proposals should include the following
- Explanation of proposed solution addressing the criteria in the respective problem statement
- Rationale of how the criteria can be met
- Material, prototype or minimum viable product (MVP) for testing within 18 months
Please be aware that all information disclosed in the application will be on a non-confidential basis. L’Oréal will not require the disclosure of any confidential information or obligations of confidentiality from any individual or entity involved in the process.
August 12, 2018
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