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Patent Pick: Giving Mascara Mishaps the Slip

Clumping, smudging and other mascara mishaps could become history thanks to a new invention from L'Oréal. Here, high levels of plant oil replace wax to provide desired benefits to mascara.

Patent Pick: Complexing to Simplify the Antiperspirant Equation

Colgate-Palmolive inventors aren't sweating the small stuff. In a new patent application, they propose a stannous fluoride-based composition for antiperspirants with sweat control.

Editor's Note: You’ve Been Training for This

Like many, our family is planning a summer vacation—boating and swimming on a lake with friends for an entire week. Moments like these are what skin care formulators have been training for. What do I mean? Read on to find out.

Formulary

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Skin Health and Wellness

Caring for skin will always be a topic of conversation. This month's formulary focuses on next-gen solutions for skin health, well-being and the psyche.

Blue Light in the Lime Light

Sederma has added a new effort to blackout light that comes from screens, which effects aging among other consequences. Blue light damage can come from sunlight or tablets, TVs, computers, phones and so forth.

La Roche-Posay’s My UV Patch

My UV Patch is a breathable, wearable skin sensor that measures the amount of UV exposure received and relays the information to a smartphone app, which then provides alerts and tips to the user.

Patent Pick: Sticking it to Acne, Aging and More—Probiotically

It's tough to imagine packing probiotic, hydrating, anti-aging, anti-acne and anti-inflammatory skin benefits all into one, all-natural stick formula. But this inventor claims to have done it, sticking it to all kinds of skin ailments in his new patent application.

Essential Rinse Purifying Scalp & Hair Toner by Younghee

Inspired by household products, Essential Rinse Purifying Scalp & Hair Toner by Younghee helps remove product build up and refresh hair.

Read the Label: Yes to Cucumbers Volumising Shampoo

Yes to Cucumbers Volumising Shampoo benefits normal to fine hair, while providing vitamins A and C to strengthen hair. After use, hair appears volumized, healthier and shinier.

Patent Pick: Bolivian Folk Medicine Bioactives

Folklore meets fact once again, in a new patent application from P&G. Here, inventors explore achachariu bioactives for potential antioxidant, anti-aging and anti-protein-loss properties.

Patent Pick: Straight Up Hair Styling

The heat is on for inventors to put smooth moves onto hair while facing new challenges such as multi-ethnic textures and chemical damage. That's where Japanese company Kao enters the scene, with a new patent.

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