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Feb 05, 2008 | 08:17 AM CST
By: Florence Nicholas and Jeff Brooks, New Phase T…
Hyperbranched polyalphaolefins offer distinctive functional and aesthetic properties due to their branch-on-branch configuration. In anhydrous stick formulations containing polyethylene or other crystalline waxes, the addition of hyperbranched polyalphaolefins is shown in this article to lower pour points by as much as 10C, increase gloss, modify structure and improve formula stability.
Feb 05, 2008 | 08:13 AM CST
By: Craig Bonda, The HallStar Company
This article provides a visual depiction of pathways that UV filters undergo when exposed to solar radiation; such pathways often lead to photo-instability. A fluorescence technique is described that has led the author to identify compounds that preserve photostability in a novel manner— by quenching the UV filter’s singlet excited state.
Jan 30, 2008 | 10:24 AM CST
The following formula is based on naturally-derived raw materials. The finished face mask composition provides a moisturizing and rejuvenating skin feel after use.
Jan 30, 2008 | 09:55 AM CST
The formula provides skin moisturization, while smoothing and conditioning it to leave a velvety soft after-feel. With the addition of dimethyl isosorbide, the actives providing skin moisturization and conditioning will work at optimum performance, delivering maximum skin benefits.
Jan 30, 2008 | 09:36 AM CST
The following formula is based on all naturally derived raw materials. The finished face mask composition provides a moisturizing and rejuvenating skin feel after use.
Jan 30, 2008 | 09:22 AM CST
Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, a division of Cognis France, has introduced a complex of plant and marine origin designed to protect skin against aging.
Jan 29, 2008 | 05:58 PM CST
A gel that could prevent the painful and disfiguring contractions of skin grafts used to treat burns has been developed by British scientists.
Jan 29, 2008 | 04:36 PM CST
Acetyl hexapeptide-3 and -8 is powering growth in cosmeceuticals. Its use more than doubled between 2006 and 2007.
Jan 25, 2008 | 04:55 PM CST
Agreements allows Merck to manufacture Sol-Gel's process to encapsulate organic UV filters for cosmetic products.
Jan 24, 2008 | 10:52 AM CST
This formula is a cleanser that purifies the skin.