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Dec 04, 2013 | 09:13 AM CST
By: Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting
One of the first mainstream temporary hair colors to come to market is the Bumble and Bumble's spraychalk. This product is a “wild, quick-dry tinted hairspray for a splash of color and style” that comes in various colors. This column will review the ingredient listing for functionality.
Dec 03, 2013 | 06:37 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 color in makeup and hair applications.
Nov 13, 2013 | 09:40 AM CST
Elevance Renewable Sciences Inc. has entered personal care with Elevance Smooth, a line of plant-based multifunctional polymers, and Elevance Soft, a line of plant-based emollients.
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 | 09:20 AM CST
Croda Inc. has introduced the first in a line of sensory-driven emollients.
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.
Oct 29, 2013 | 11:29 AM CDT
By: Katie Anderson
Over 110 attendees flocked to the Belvedere Events & Banquets in Elk Grove Village, Ill., USA, to attend the Midwest chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemist's (MWSCC) Fall Technical Symposium on Oct. 10, 2013.
Oct 15, 2013 | 08:52 PM CDT
From artificial nail stylings to new ways to decorate and bedazzle nails, the nail care segment of the beauty industry continues to see a boom.
Oct 15, 2013 | 04:49 PM CDT
Azelis Personal Care has assembled the Cosmetic Formulators Calendar, a year’s worth of raw material and formulation ideas derived from seasonal changes, holidays, etc. to inspire the formulator and the marketing team.
Oct 08, 2013 | 12:03 PM CDT
By: Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries…
According to Merriam-Webster, phenomenology is the study of consciousness and self-awareness as a philosophy. Putting this with epidermic led me to what the industry now considers wellness and corneocare, which Steventon describes.