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JEEN Launches Alternative Preservatives

JEEN found not one, but two solutions to help meet industry demand for alternative preservatives. The manufacturer launched two ingredients to add into formulas and challenging applications for non-traditional preservation.

An Eye for Radiance

For individuals looking to redesign their eye contour to look more youthful and radiant, GATTEFOSSÉ plans on featuring its latest ingredient to reduce wrinkles at in-cosmetics Global in April 2017.

Copper Blue and Inner Light Make Summer Time Skin Care All Right

The Blue Copper 5 Cooling Moisture Mist and Inner Light Instant Complexion Enhancer are part of a dual skin care process that diminishes fine lines and wrinkles while also enhancing skin's natural tone.

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Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Hair and Scalp

Volume, growth, loss, styling and moisture are among the top hair-related search terms on the Cosmetics & Toiletries website. In response, following are some of the latest formulas we've received to impart these (and other) benefits to hair.

Lip-smacking Results: Mixture Design ‘Pays Off’ to Optimize Wax/Oil Lipstick Ratio

This article explores Mixture Design for lipstick development. The approach models the blending surface with a suitable mathematical equation to identify ideal ingredient ratios. As is shown here, Mixture Design can effectively optimize lipstick formulations, saving development time and costs.

Color, Corrected: Perfectly Tuning to Black Skin Tones

Color-matching foundations that are true to skin tones is a challenge, especially for darker skin. Here, the authors describe a process using L*C*h* measurements to guide the formulator with iterative adjustments to pigments and levels, to successfully match black skin tones. Researchers noted further research is necessary to improve coverage without impacting overall skin color.

Move Over Mood Rings: Hyper-reactive Hair is Here

If you haven't heard about color-change hair yet, you soon will. In fact, it's hitting headlines worldwide, and you'll be seeing it strut along the catwalk during London's Fashion Week starting in just a couple days.

Can't 'Beet' DuPont's Latest Ingredient

Achieve healthy and glowing skin with DuPont's newest ingredient launch. The natural active provides moisturization for balanced water levels and protection from UV. Learn more at in-cosmetics Global in April 2017.

Perfect Shaves Now Come in Small Packages

The Single-Use Shaving Cream Minis is a shaving cream contained in a water-soluble pod that are great for shaving on the go.

Cleansing Clay Cleans Male Skin

For Men is a seven product collection that draws out the impurities of the skin with Kaolin clay that doesn’t dry the skin or relieve it of its natural oils.

Read the Label: Avène Ultra-light Hydrating Sunscreen, Face, SPF 50+

This month, we welcome back our regular "Read the Label" contribution from Susan Raffy, of Susan Raffy Consulting, to review the label claims and ingredient listings of new products. This month features the Avène Ultra-light Hydrating Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 50+, for Face.

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