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Problems with Skin Protectants Part III, New System Sets the Rules

To develop successful skin protectants, this article suggests a new HLB system for balancing oil- and water-repellence without sacrificing one for the other. This final article in a three-part series proposes chemically modified perfluoropolyethers (PFPEs), whose structures impart different levels of both oil- and water-repellence, providing a true shielding mechanism.

Multi-use Ingredients Untangle and Shine

Inolex has announced the launch of ClariSilk and ClariSoft, conditioning polymers for hair care.

Ayurveda in Cosmetics Part I: Total Wellness Achieved by a Traditional Means

The herbal beauty care business has given rise to an opportunity for ayurvedic cosmetics. To remain genuine to their ancient tradition, one must understand their foundation and the synergy between ayurveda and cosmetics. This first in a two-part series reveals these connections and theories for formulating in this future market. Part two will discuss ingredients and application.

Creativity-Fueled Formulating: An Imaginative Approach for Innovative Formulas

Innovation. Compliance. Sustainability. Safety. Cosmetic scientists must open themselves to new, creative ways to formulate products that satisfy the demands of these traits.

Purifying Body Scrub Leaves Skin Feeling Pretty

Project Beauty’s Date Night Body Scrub helps gently exfoliate away impurities, while improving skin.

Formulary

Anti-aging Formulary

New product ideas abound from this Anti-aging Formulary, excerpted from our online Cosmetics & Toiletries Bench Reference.

Melt Away Makeup With Oil-Based Cleanser

Whish Body’s Revitalizing Cleansing Oil is a pure cleanser, safe to use for sensitive skin helping to remove stubborn makeup and reduce aging.

Charismatic Curls Hydrated for Less Frizz

Briogeo’s Curl Charisma is a hydrating conditioner, formulated to minimize frizzy hair and ensure consistent curls.

Greenaltech Launches Algaktiv Zen to Reduce Stress

Greenaltech introduced ALGAKTIV Zen, a microalgae blend helping support well-being in connection with the skin's neurological system.

Multi-Functional Milk and Honey Body Wash

Vineyard Hill Naturals’ Hand & Body Wash is a hydrating wash helps cleanse, hydrate and exfoliate.

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