Recent in Formulating (page 5 of 9)

Symrise Launches Plant Juice Range to Benefit Cosmetics

Symrise has launched a series of freshly pressed plant juices in its Actipone range for cosmetic applications.

Lindal Launches Sleek Spray Version of its Neo Actuator

The spray version of its Neo actuator has a sleek and ergonomic design with increased capacity.

Application Brushes by Topline Products Adapt to Formula, Body Site

Topline Products has developed a complete range of brushes, nearly 20 of which were on display at its stand at Make up in Paris.

Electric Fields Release Growth Factors

A team of researchers developed a non-invasive technique using pulsed electric fields to stimulate the secretion of new collagen and capillaries in skin, generating new skin tissue growth.

How Silicones Shape the Hair Care Industry: A Review

Recent advances in silicones have been made to enable new sensory dimensions such as feather-light smoothness, in addition to heat protection, hair repair and lasting frizz control. As such, this article describes the main silicone types and reviews how they have advanced hair care.

BASF Launches Surfactants to Conserve Resources

BASF created broad a portfolio of surfactants in various applications and products to present new possibilities at the CESIO's 10th World Surfactant Congress and Business Convention.

Shea Sensory Approach to Personal Care

Ingredient supplier Olvea Vegetable Oils introduced three esters to impart new sensory benefits to personal care formulations.

New Ingredient to Enhance Hair Styling Consistency

Coast Southwest launched a new alternative to polyvinyl pyrrolidone and polyvinyl alcohol—polyethyloxazoline—for hair care applications.

Evonik and Brenntag Cooperate on Hydrogen Peroxide and Peracetic Acid

Evonik Industries is introducing new hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid grades for drug, medical products and cosmetics manufacturers.

Mouse Study Identifies Target for Itch and Eczema Treatment

According to Rachel Brem, geneticist and associate professor at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, in Novato, California, an estimated 10% to 20% of the population will suffer from chronic itch at some point in their life.

Practical Modern Hair Science

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  • 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.