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Sep 03, 2013 | 01:14 PM CDT
By: Jill Hsu, Corum Inc.
Melanin-reducing agents are considered safer alternatives to melanocytotoxic compounds. Thus, the present work examines the effects of 3-O-ethyl ascorbic acid on enhancing skin tone by reducing melanin through the inhibition of tyrosinase-related proteins. Described studies include tyrosinase and TRP-2 inhibition, in vitro and ex vivo melanin inhibition, clinical whitening, DNA protection and collagen synthesis.
Sep 03, 2013 | 01:01 PM CDT
By: Estelle Loing, PhD; Elisabeth Lamarque; Carine…
Ultraviolet and infrared exposure are sources of premature skin aging, characterized by solar elastosis and extracellular matrix degradation. Polygonum aviculare extract is a cathepsin G inhibitor, and is shown here to oppose photoaging and infra’aging by improving skin firmness and elasticity, in turn reducing the appearance of wrinkles.
Sep 03, 2013 | 12:47 PM CDT
By: Luigi Rigano, PhD, Studio Rigano Industrial Co…
Cosmetic means for achieving rejuvenated skin can be positioned according to intensity of action, skin renewal speed and some functioning details, thus: gommage, scrub, exfoliation and peel represent the four rejuvenation strategies. In some regions, peel refers to aggressive treatments requiring authorized operators such as dermatologists or medical doctors. Therefore, this column will discuss only the first three methods for a better skin glow.
Aug 29, 2013 | 03:36 PM CDT
The company is on track to have its products be phthalate- and triclosan-free by 2014.
Aug 28, 2013 | 11:25 AM CDT
Researchers from Rapid Precision Testing Laboratories have found that UV nail lamps are safe and to not cause cancer. After the lamps became popular in the last few years for curing non-chip gel nail polish, many began to question their safety.
Aug 28, 2013 | 11:00 AM CDT
Personal genetics company 23andMe has conducted a genetic study on striae distensae (stretch marks) to identify genetic markers for the skin imperfections and determine why some individuals are more susceptible.
Aug 28, 2013 | 10:45 AM CDT
A video posting featuring Euromonitor senior beauty and personal care research analyst Oru Mohiuddin shows how the growth strategies of the some of the beauty industry's biggest players are stacking up.
Aug 28, 2013 | 09:46 AM CDT
A new report from RNCOS, which hones in on trends, demographics and more for the beauty and cosmetic industry in Singapore, shows the market in the country having an anticipated CAGR of around 4% during 2013–2017.
Aug 27, 2013 | 03:50 PM CDT
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), CIC Holdings PLC and Chemanex PLC have formed a joint venture—Chemcel Pvt Ltd.—that will build and operate a processing facility near Colombo, Sri Lanka, to manufacture bio-based superabsorbent polymers (SAPs).
Aug 27, 2013 | 02:53 PM CDT
In a new report on African consumers and their behavior in the hair care market, Diagonal Reports shows a rise of the "chemophobe" consumers, as well as how online retail and engagement is changing expectations.