Recent in Application/Category (page 27 of 40)
Jun 19, 2015
Berkem presented the active ingredient, Berkemyol potentilla, which highlighted an anti-aging formulation concept.
Jun 17, 2015
Glycation is the process where sugar and protein molecules combine haphazardly, which creates disorder within the skin. Glycated tissue becomes tough and inflexible, leading to wrinkles in the skin
Jun 3, 2015 | Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., Rigano Laboratories, Milan, Italy
This column reviews basic shampoo formulation strategies then looks to dandruff mechanisms and the ingredients and strategies used to address it, including new concepts on the horizon for future product development.
Jun 3, 2015
A cellular biological clock, the telomere is a fairly long repeated nucleotide sequence that terminates the chromosome. When telomeres become really short, the cells stop their division/replication and enter senescence, making them reliable markers of aging.
Jun 2, 2015
The intersection of R&D and consumer needs.
May 12, 2015
BASF launched three new cosmetic products at the 2015 New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day: Emulgade® Sucro Plus, Collrepair™ DG and Chione™ Celestial Gold.
May 6, 2015
Brighlette marine ingredient is a brightening active designed to even the skin tone for a fair and radiant complexion.
Apr 23, 2015 | Celeste Hilling, Skin Authority, Carlsbad, CA USA
Topical application of antioxidants and minerals has become a focal point among the medical community. Here, the rationale for the topical delivery of vitamin D is described, including the review of a case study suggesting real efficacy. This, taken in conjuction with the described results, led to the development of a concept combining nutritional and topical approaches to deliver vitamin D.
Apr 22, 2015
Contipro's Recelline offers a comprehensive solution to a number of signs of aging due to its focus on the natural process of cell regeneration.
Apr 7, 2015
A beautiful complexion starts with a clean palette. BASF Care Creations offers ingredients for a wide range of cleansers, suitable for every skin type: foamy, gel cleansers for oily/combination skin; or creamy, emulsion-based cleansers for dry skin, as examples.
Mar 30, 2015 | Howard Epstein, Judy Zhuang, My Trinh Luu and Qinyun Peng, EMD Performance Materials Corp., Philadelphia, USA
Inorganic UV filters must be distributed evenly to ensure sun protection. Further, they can present challenges of a pasty consistency and undesirable opacity when applied to skin. This paper therefore describes strategies using micronized titanium dioxide with different coatings to optimize its dispersion and protective benefits while improving processing and aesthetics.
Mar 20, 2015 | Katie Anderson
Beauty oils for skin and hair have been quite popular, and Wella's Luxeoil Reconstructive Elixir is one of them. This column will review the ingredient listing for functionality and claims substantiation.