Innovation Award

Geltor, Inc.


2018 Winner

Princeton scientists combined synthetic biology, materials science, and computational tools to bring design to protein-based cosmetic ingredients for the first time. Tuneable effects: collagen- and elastin-boosting formulas. Protects keratinocytes from harmful UVB rays. Vegan, kosher, halal. Sustainable.

N-collage is formulated as a 1% solution, and is optimized for topical delivery. It can be formulated in skin creams, serums and masks.

The world’s first animal-free, high-performance collagen for cosmetics. The protein’s design is inspired by nature and delivered by fermentation.