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Hard Water Raises Risk of Infant Eczema

Researchers from King's College London have uncovered a new hard (water) truth: hard water, i.e., that containing higher levels of calcium carbonate, increases the risk of eczema in infants.

Duck Low, Jump High and Relieve Pain with Golf Goo

Don't let pain drag down your adventures. Battle physical body stressors with Green Goo's Golf Goo 'Swing Oil.' Golf Goo is formulated to relieve inflammation.

2-in-1 Highlighter and Blush Fights Aging

Fight aging, while applying color with the 2-in-1 Beauty For Real’s Blush + Glo Cream Blush And Luminizer, formulated to leave skin looking younger and healthy.

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.

Study Reveals New Effects of Hormones on Skin Tone

New research from the University of Pennsylvania reveals that progesterone or estrogen can lighten or darken the skin, respectively.

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.

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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.