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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 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.

Patent Pick: Plant Extracts Treat the Root Cause of Aging

'Rooted' in a new solution to extend cell longevity and delay aging are plant extracts including black cohosh, Valerian, ginkgo biloba, celery seed, white willow and passion flower, according to these inventors.

Consumers Seek Natural Hydration from InstaNatural

InstaNatural’s Daily Moisture Repair is a gentle moisturizer that supports a healthy skin barrier, calms redness and irritation and reduces dryness and flaking in a natural formula.

Ashland Introduces Sacred Biofunctional Ingredient

Ashland introduced a natural and multifunctional ingredient, Harmoniance, using its Zeta Fraction technology. The ingredient is a solution to prevent aging and is ideal for face and body applications.

L'Oréal Focuses on Custom Cosmetics, Wearables and Try-on Technologies

During the IFSCC Congress, Guive Balooch, Ph.D., of L’Oréal, presented on the effects technology will have not only on the chemists working in the lab, but on the beauty industry in general. His team is focused on: personalization, coaching and virtual try-ons.

Symrise Launches New Programs to Boost Hair Care

Symrise presented two approaches to hair care: the KeraSym family of active hair care ingredients and Beauty+ Multi-Ethnic hair care program. The launch was at in-cosmetics 2016 in Saõ Paulo, Brazil, where the company's Global Hair Care Center will be located.

Marine Ingredient Wins Gold, Has Us All—Especially Skin—Talking

A new marine-derived ingredient from Lipotec is all talk. And action. Not to mention the fact that it just won the gold.

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