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A Poppin’ Multifunctional Skin Emollient

Harvested from white poppies, Northstar Lipids' English Poppy seed oil helps skin feel smoother without irritation, in addition to improving hair conditions.

Getting Their Daily Dose: Consumer-friendly Sunscreens for Maximum Compliance

It’s well-known that consumers do not apply sunscreen as much or as often as needed to ensure sun protection. These everyday products help by the incorporation of sun protection into their formulas.

Sun Protection in Daily Products Alters Behavior

The boundaries between skin care and sun care have been torn down as consumers seek sun protection for its anti-aging effects just as much as they do its cancer-fighting aspects.

Formulary

C&T Formulary: Skin Care

Formulate products to revitalize skin's energy, gently wash away impurities and more with ideas from this new Skin Care Formulary, excerpted from our online Cosmetics & Toiletries Bench Reference.

Solubilizer Formulating Oils and Water

Evonik has launched TEGO Solve 55, a PEG-free solubilizer for essential and perfume oils in water-based cosmetic formulations. The ingredient is completely based on renewable raw materials, which makes it most suitable for natural cosmetics.

Omyadent Gives Smiles a Sparkle

Omya has introduced Omyadent, an ingredient to help whiten, clean and desensitize teeth, among other benefits.

Flourish your Lashes

Ecco Bella’s Flowercolor Natural Mascara is available in black and brown colors, helping lashes volumize, lengthen and extend.

Control Your Sunless Spray Tan

Selfie Tan’n Go Continuous Sunless Spray helps give skin an immediate tan, darkening skin within the first two to four hours.

Problems with Skin Protectants Part III, New System Sets the Rules

To develop successful skin protectants, this article suggests a new HLB system for balancing oil- and water-repellence without sacrificing one for the other. This final article in a three-part series proposes chemically modified perfluoropolyethers (PFPEs), whose structures impart different levels of both oil- and water-repellence, providing a true shielding mechanism.

Multi-use Ingredients Untangle and Shine

Inolex has announced the launch of ClariSilk and ClariSoft, conditioning polymers for hair care.

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Practical Modern Hair Science

Practical Modern Hair Science

Between The Covers Discover:

  • Amino acid distribution and biochemistry
  • Examination of strength and anti-breakage product claims
  • Hair: growth cycle, heat protection, shine, and color intensity and retention
  • Overview of shampoos and issues relating to surfactants
  • Science of hair color including chemical reactions and formulations
  • Ethnic differences in hair and absorption of materials
  • Evaluate and quantify visual properties of hair
  • Dandruff-Causes and biology of the condition
  • Hair styling products and polymers

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Apply Topically: A Guide to Formulating

Apply Topically: A Guide to Formulating

Finally! This book offers practical approach to the formulation chemist’s day-to-day endeavors by: addressing the innumerable challenges facing the chemist both in design and at bench, such as formulating with/for specific properties; offering valuable “tips” to troubleshooting issues regarding ingredient selection and interaction, regulatory concerns that must be addressed early in development, and the extrapolation of preservative systems; exploring the advantages and limitations of raw materials; addressing scale-up and pilot production process and concerns; and much more.Order your copy today.