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A Range of Wonder from Down Under

G'day, mate! Formulators who are looking for an alcohol-free version of active ingredients can look no further than Southern Cross Botanicals' Australian range.

C&T Formulary: Hair Care

Slick and straight or curly-cue, this free Hair Care Formulary offers the latest and greatest that raw material suppliers have to offer for hair. To see more, visit our Cosmetics & Toiletries Bench Reference.

Total Wellness Achieved by Traditional Means: Ayurveda in Cosmetics, Part II

The herbal beauty care business has given rise to an opportunity for ayurvedic cosmetics. To remain genuine to their ancient tradition, such cosmetics should adhere to their founding principles while leveraging the synergies between ayurveda theory and cosmetics. Part one revealed these connections and related formulating theories. This second part discusses ayurvedic ingredients and applications.

Fighting the Good Fight: Hydration’s Role in Keeping the Skin Healthy

Human skin is subjected to all sorts of challenges from the various environments it encounters. so, keeping it hydrated is crucial to maintaining its ability to respond and defend the body.

Men: Exfoliate Skin Troubles Away Prior to Shaving

Have an easier shave with Arbonne’s RE9 Advanced for Men Micro-Exfoliating Cleanser. Holding multiple benefits, this cleanser removes dead skin cells, reduces ingrown hairs, deeply smooths skin and exfoliates prior to shaving.

Sederma’s Citystem to Fight Pollution Damage

Hiyah! Kick pollution away from skin with Sederma's Citystem. The active ingredient was introduced at in-cosmetics Paris. It was tested and the results proved the ingredient helps improve skin after four weeks.

Amino Alcohols Introduced at in-cosmetics Paris

Skin care, hair care and personal care, oh my! Throw in cosmetics and the outcome is ANGUS Chemical Company's newest amino alcohols, which were introduced at in-cosmetics Paris.

Control the Curl

Keep curls under control: protect the locks from frizz and keep them hydrated with Briogeo’s Curl Charisma Rice Amino + Quinoa Frizz Control Gel.

Data Shows a New Day for Sun Care

The global sun care market is among the smallest personal care segments, according to Euromonitor figures. However, the business intelligence firm has forecast the global market to grow 6.4% to about $10 billion by 2018, with results roughly split between emerging and mature markets.

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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.