Recent in Formulating (page 6 of 40)

Plant-Based Synthetic EGF for Anti-aging

Lipotrue will smoke the competition with its Epitensive anti-aging product, derived from a relative of the tobacco plant. The company will present its technology next week during in-cosmetics North America.

Alternative Preservative with Bonus Claims

Alternatives to conventional preservation are like cake; everyone wants it. This ingredient launch from Lincoln Manufacturing puts the icing on top, with added benefit components. Check them out at in-cos N.A.

Keeping Things Simple is Significant in Bath & Body

Angela Eppler, Ph.D., senior R&D scientist for Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and C&T scientific advisor, offers her insights on what formulators need to know in the Bath and Body segment.

Editor's Note: A Little Innovation Takes Us a Long Way

Innovation is the force behind new product development. The act or process of introducing new ideas, devices or methods, as Merriam-Webster defines it; and it requires a degree of intrepidity and creativity. Having metrics to go along with it doesn’t hurt, either, so you have an idea of what your market needs.

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C&T Formulary: Naturals

Be sure to visit the Cosmetics & Toiletries Bench Reference, our free, exclusive online directory of formulas and ingredients, for details on these formulas and more.

When Acne Attacks, Hexylresorcinol and Ethyl Linoleate Fight Back: Experimental (part II)

Although P. acnes is a commensal bacterium of normal skin, together with the sebaceous gland, it clearly is implicated in acne. Here, P. acnes and other possible causes are reviewed, and a hexylresorcinol and ethyl linoleate anti-acne treatment to target them is described.

When Acne Attacks, Hexylresorcinol and Ethyl Linoleate Fight Back (part I)

Although P. acnes is a commensal bacterium of normal skin, together with the sebaceous gland, it clearly is implicated in acne. Here, P. acnes and other possible causes are reviewed, and a hexylresorcinol and ethyl linoleate anti-acne treatment to target them is described.

Take a Hint: Go with Milk Makeup’s Tint

Available in eight colors to match any skin tone, Milk Makeup's Sunshine Skin Tint is a vegan liquid foundation, which can easily fit in a purse or pocket. The product is applied directly to the skin and can be blended in using fingertips for targeted coverage.

'Feel' Your Age? This Ingredient Can Help

During in-cosmetics N.A., Gattefossé will present an ingredient targeting one of the most difficult signs of aging to hide: degraded skin texture.

Sacrè Bleu! Ashland Moves Skin Protection to New Wavelengths

While UVA and UVB are responsible for skin damage, high energy visible light, i.e., in the violet and blue range, may cause as much damage. Ashland will address this concern with its Blumilight ingredient during in-cosmetics North America.

'Extreme'-olyte Anti-pollution from bitop AG

With the various approaches to provide anti-pollution benefits, bitop AG targets particles, heavy metals and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) with its 28Extremoin ingredient, featured at in-cosmetics North America.

Cosphatech to Feature Skin Volumizer at in-cosmetics N.A.

Skin sagging has been the focus of many recent skin product launches. With this result in mind, Cosphatec LLC developed its Neosome EM Ultrafill skin care active, which it will feature at the upcoming in-cosmetics North America.

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