Recent in Antiaging (page 8 of 10)

Consumer Perspective—Eye Care

The eye area is one of the most important aspects of a person’s appearance as eye contact is a primary form of communication. The eyes are believed to convey true feelings and serve as “a window to the soul.” Given the importance of one’s eyes in social interaction, it is not surprising that concerns related to the eye area are frequent and that this area is the most often considered for both invasive and noninvasive facial rejuvenation.

Brightening Skin Pigmentation Through Multiple Pathways

Estée Lauder has launched a skin-brightening line that lightens dark spots in addition to addressing the multiple causes of skin dullness.

Umbilical Cord Serum for Skin Anti-aging

Novo Solutions MD has created a line of anti-aging skin care products formulated with purified human umbilical cord serum.

Read the Label Online: Boscia Bright White Mask

The proliferation of “whitening,” “brightening,” “clarifying” and “evening” cosmetic products continues with the launch of Boscia’s Bright White Mask, a peel-off mask that “helps to visibly even skin tone and helps diminish the appearance of hyperpigmentation.” This column will review the ingredient listing for functionality and claims substantiation.

U.S. Women Still Strongest Market for Anti-aging

New research from Mintel shows the anti-aging skin care market reached $2.3 billion in 2011, with female consumers from the U.S. and Western Europe leading its consumption, and interest in beauty devices on the rise.

From Elastin to Elastic Fibers, Part I: The In vitro Effects of a Natural Dipeptide on the Biological Cascade

The peptide N-Acetyl-Tyr-Arg-Hexadecylester (NATAH) was found to stimulate the synthesis of tropoelastin in cultured human dermal fibroblasts as well as augment the activity of all important actors in the assembly of elastic fibers, including Fibrillin 1, Fibulin 5, Decorin, LOX and Transglutaminase, among others. This is shown here both in monolayer cell cultures and in a 3D skin model.

Consumer Perspective—Self-tanning and Skin Cancer Prevention

Although market trends for sun protection might make consumers believe otherwise, many younger individuals continue to desire and pursue tan skin. This is regardless of the awareness for the relationship between sun exposure and melanoma, and strong prevention messages in the media.

Telomere-targeted Anti-aging

Ashland Specialty Ingredients introduced a biofunctional ingredient for anti-aging skin care applications based on hydrolyzed yeast and soy proteins, and designed to help preserve telomeres.

Optically Activated Particles

Lipo Chemicals will present optically activated nylon particles, which are designed to emit and diffuse visible light to reduce the appearance of skin imperfections, among other innovations.

Mediterranean Orange Anti-aging Active

Provital has launched the first ingredient in a new line of actives based on plant stem cells derived from Mediterranean orange, Citrus sinensis.

Skin-brightening, Anti-aging and Soothing Solutions

IBR will present its natural actives for skin-brightening, anti-aging and soothing benefits. The products are based mainly upon the company's dormins and colorless carotenoids.

Holistic Anti-aging

Contipro Biotech, exhibiting with Actives International, will showcase its holistic, matrix-based approach to the design and selection of anti-aging ingredients.

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