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Sep 28, 2016 | Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., Rigano Industrial Consulting and Research, Milan, Italy
Besides directing cosmetic beginners to read the abundant literature in the field of stability, the aim of this article is to give some clues for starting stability matters “with the right foot”—indeed, to anticipate stability problems helps to speed up the R&D process.
Sep 27, 2016
Need a feel-good, look-younger, natural boost for your skin care formulas? Beraca has developed an interesting nutrient-rich ingredient based on bacuri seed butter for all this and more.
Sep 26, 2016
SILAB isn't compromising when it comes to compromised skin. In fact, has dedicated a new department to focus solely on the development of dermocosmetics for an under-served market.
Sep 23, 2016 | Martina Heldermann, Kahl GmbH & Co. KG, Trittau, Germany
With lipsticks being front and center to the human face, it's important to get their balance right not only for the perception of the product, but of the consumer.
Sep 20, 2016
That spicy mustard you slather on your Oktoberfest pretzel has new appeal: for slimming benefits. But not by eating it. As Mibelle demonstrates, a new cosmetic active based on mustard sprouts and capsaicin can turn lipids into heat.
Sep 19, 2016
Imerys launched a new natural mineral solution to impart opacity and whiteness to gel and shampoo formulas. ImerCare Opaque serves as an alternative to oil-derived opacifiers.
Sep 19, 2016
Hair care manufacturers who wish to create products without silicones must find effective and innovative ingredients that provide a sensorial profile close to silicone, while keeping performance and cost in mind.
Sep 15, 2016 | Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., FaceWorkshops LLC
'No kidding it's real,' you're probably thinking. Like naturals, though, at first it felt more like a passing fad. Now we know better, thanks to new research, some of which was presented in London earlier this year.
Sep 15, 2016
Personal care formulators are aware that “natural” products can be difficult to preserve, but they may not be aware of all of the underlying reasons. The experts at schülke have solved the mystery, using non-traditional preservative systems to preserve natural products. Find out how schülke can solve your Natural Product Preservation mystery
Sep 14, 2016 | Nicole Urbanowicz
Imagine smart packaging that tells the consumer when it's time to reapply another glob of sunscreen. Well, it's already on the horizon.
Sep 12, 2016
Whether they are flavor savers, double chin cover-ups, testosterone indicators or just plain fashionable, beards have specific cleaning and conditioning needs, for which Evonik has developed novel formulas.
Sep 8, 2016
Hair color is a fad that never dies, but the same cannot be said about the dye itself. Ashland launched ChromoHance 113 polymer to shield oxidative color-treated hair from surfactant stripping.