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Twinkle, Twinkle Little Pigment

Get ready to "wow" with the silver sparkling pigment Merck KGaA launched. Ronastar Frozen Jewel can be added to premium cosmetics and high-quality body care products to add a twinkle.

Lipotec’s Peptide Regenerates Skin Using Epigenetics

Lipotec has launched PEPROAGETM peptide, which assists in leaving skin smoother, more radiant and visually rejuvenated. The peptide can be incorporated into any anti-aging formulation to help reduce skin regeneration taking place with age or in products designed to rejuvenate the skin.

Fade Away: DerMend's Moisturizing Bruise Formula

DerMend’s Moisturizing Bruise Formula rejuvenates the skin’s barrier that may have been lost due to aging, sun exposure and certain medications.

An Eco-Friendly Kind of Clean

Boudica Naturals’ Clarifying Shampoo is free of harsh salts, glycol, formaldehyde, parabens, artificial colors and fragrances to mildly cleanse hair without stripping it.

A Wetter Collection for Better Beauty Care

Givaudan Active Beauty was inspired by the sea to create Unispheres: the Ocean Collection.

Provision Delivers Mindful Luxury

"If my products help people to take a moment for themselves each day, my dream will be realized.”

Formulary

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Bath, Body & Shower

The holidays are here. Don't stress! Relax and pamper yourself with these novel bath, body and shower formulas. Visit the Cosmetics & Toiletries Bench Reference, our free, exclusive online directory of formulas and ingredients, for details on these and other formulas.

Fantastic Feats of Protean Cosmetic Ingredients

Protean refers to flexible, versatile and adaptable ingredients, which assume many roles in formulations. Several notable multi-tasking ‘stars’ such as these are in the cosmetic raw materials universe. Their astonishing behaviors are described here.

All-in-One and One for All

LifeCell’s All-in-One Anti-Aging Treatment uses micro-fillers and the light-reflecting microtechnology to smooth and virtually eliminate the look of fine lines, while also mitigating the look of skin discolorations.

The Many Faces of Microemulsions: Converting Challenges to Step-change Opportunities, part II

Microemulsions present a means to convert the challenges faced by the personal care industry into step-change opportunities. This review considers the features of microemulsions, their applications and various means of preparing them.

The Many Faces of Microemulsions: Converting Challenges to Step-change Opportunities, part I

Microemulsions present a means to convert the challenges faced by the personal care industry into step-change opportunities. This review considers the features of microemulsions, their applications and various means of preparing them.

You Are What You Eat: Nutrient Ratio Affects Skin Structure

New research out of Australia and Norway shows, in a mouse model, how nutrition impacts the structure of skin. Interestingly, the ratio of nutrients had a larger impact than total intake; and the results were gender-dependent.

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