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Nov 06, 2013 | 11:19 AM CST
Globally, the most popular claims in hair coloring new product launches are those that help to brighten or illuminate the hair.
Nov 06, 2013 | 11:09 AM CST
By: Rachel Grabenhofer
The IFSCC conference covered an array of subjects—from the psychology of rotating brushes, and discussion of neuron-adipocyte crosstalk to limit emotional stress-mediated fat accumulation; to hair straightening and conditioning, various visualization tools, and novel formulation approaches.
Nov 06, 2013 | 10:10 AM CST
At in-cosmetics Asia, Induchem presented its collaboration with Biomod on whitening and advanced rejuvenation skin care gloves.
Nov 06, 2013 | 09:37 AM CST
TRI-K has launched a vegetable-based alternative to animal keratin to increase hair strength and elasticity for reduced breakage in hair.
Nov 06, 2013 | 09:20 AM CST
Croda Inc. has introduced the first in a line of sensory-driven emollients.
Nov 05, 2013 | 04:04 PM CST
Patent Picks are compiled by Cosmetics & Toiletries editors. Taken from publicly available sources, they cover recent patents issued, or applied for, in the cosmetic and personal care industries and relevant peripheral markets. This edition features inventions related to hair care as well as skin care, in some cases.
Nov 04, 2013 | 02:45 PM CST
By: Arthur Georgalas, Georgalas Endeavors
The essential elements of a natural hair styling liquid or gel are: a film-forming substance to keep hair in place, and a base to deliver it. This base may be as simple as thickened water or as complex as a gel or cream.
Nov 04, 2013 | 02:44 PM CST
By: Peter Tsolis, The Estée Lauder Companies; and …
Troubleshooting most stability concerns in cosmetic formulations typically starts at the usual raw material classes comprising the skin care and makeup ingredient list. In skin care systems, the emulsification system, thickening ingredients, actives and emollients are usually examined. In a makeup formulation, structural items such as waxes and fillers are usually reviewed, as well as film-formers and colorants.
Nov 04, 2013 | 02:43 PM CST
By: Trefor A. Evans, TA Evans LLC; and Jennifer M.…
As the smallest alpha hydroxy acid (AHA), glycolic acid is frequently found in anti-aging products due to its ability to penetrate skin and reduce wrinkles, acne scarring, hyperpigmentation and other conditions. This work describes how it is also able to penetrate into hair and, in doing so, bring about a number of changes to the internal fiber properties.
Nov 04, 2013 | 02:42 PM CST
By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries…
Jack Ferguson, PhD, believes that gaining a deeper understanding of consumer needs has propelled the industry forward, and he would know—part of his role is to think like consumers as he advises on cosmetic product claims for British television.