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Aug 13, 2007 | 03:52 PM CDT
Rhodia has expanded its product portfolio with the addition of two raw materials to condition and cleanse.
Aug 13, 2007 | 02:54 PM CDT
Personal care continues to get more personal with topical treatments designed to deliver substances to treat medical conditions.
Aug 13, 2007 | 12:49 PM CDT
The growing use of floral and plant extracts, such as edelweiss, from pristine environments is indicative of the trend for purity in cosmetic products.
Aug 03, 2007 | 09:44 AM CDT
The Dow Chemical Company and Solvay S.A. have agreed to create a joint venture for the construction of a hydrogen peroxide (HP) plant in Thailand.
Aug 02, 2007 | 02:01 PM CDT
Formulated for fine hair, this conditioner contains apricot kernel oil and quaternized protein to provide ease of combing without weighing hair down.
Aug 01, 2007 | 03:28 PM CDT
By: Bud Brewster, Cosmetics & Toiletries
For cosmetic applications researchers may need to develop some mechanism that not only delivers the nanoparticles to the skin surface, but also keeps them there.
Aug 01, 2007 | 03:21 PM CDT
By: Rachel Chapman, Cosmetics & Toiletries
This issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine looks at the inner and outer worlds of beauty and even delves into the future with a look at what the newest ingredients formulators will use to build formulas of tomorrow.
Aug 01, 2007 | 02:54 PM CDT
By: Robert Y. Lochhead, PhD, University of Souther…
Traditionally, soaps and personal cleansers are deposited on washcloths or sponges before being applied to the body. More than a decade ago, convenience products were introduced in the form of surfactant-impregnated dry woven or nonwoven cloths. Several new patents have recently been issued in the area of wipes, which are described here.
Aug 01, 2007 | 02:50 PM CDT
By: Simon R. Biggs, Richard A. Williams, Qingchun …
New emerging membrane technologies can be used to produce micro- and nanoparticulates with a defined particle size and narrow size distributions. These new technologies will lead to enhanced product formulation performance through improved product quality.
Aug 01, 2007 | 02:47 PM CDT
By: J. Helen Fitton, PhD, Mohammad Irhimeh MSc, an…
This article explores the bioactivity and historical applications of macroalgae with a particular focus on fucoidans, as well as outlines the research underlining their growing use in nutraceuticals and discusses their potential in novel cosmetic formulations.