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New in Color Cosmetics (page 26 of 30)
Apr 28, 2006 | 12:17 PM CDT
Arkema launched an ingredient to reflect light and disguise the appearance of wrinkles...
Apr 27, 2006 | 09:26 AM CDT
By: Phil Linz & Qinyun Peng, EMD Chemicals Inc.
Interference pigments have been used since the early 1970’s to provide iridescent, pearl-like and other effects to color cosmetics. Recent developments have pioneered a new generation of specialeffect pigments for cosmetics.
Apr 26, 2006 | 03:54 PM CDT
This non-oily, w/o foundation from Nikko claims to exhibit remarkable stability. Silicone oils and phytosteryl hydroxystearate provide unique light feel and an effective dispersant helps to incorporate pigments while stabilizing the system.
Apr 24, 2006 | 11:23 AM CDT
By: Yun Shao, PhD, David Schlossman and Eric Smith…
Several types of PEG/PPG dimethicones and acrylate silicone copolymers were selected, and significant differences in their ability to disperse and stabilize pigments were studied. As the particle size got smaller, the color became deeper and stronger.
Apr 24, 2006 | 11:18 AM CDT
By: Qinyun Peng and Mark Tellefsen, EMD Chemicals …
Bismuth oxychloride –either high-luster dispersions or powder pigments – offers highluster pearlescence for lip, nail and hair products, and excellent skin feel and skin adhesion for other color cosmetic and personal care products.
Apr 21, 2006 | 10:22 AM CDT
By: Arndt Schlosser and Bryan Fry, Wacker Silicone…
Silicone resins trimethylsiloxysilicate and Polymethylsilsesquioxane provide transfer resistance to cosmetic formulations. Phenylcontaining silicone resins additionally provide a high refractive index and gloss. A gelbased silicone resincontaining powder adds improved skin feel and oil absorption.
Apr 12, 2006 | 07:44 AM CDT
By: Juri J. Host´ynek and Howard I. Maibach
This is the seventh article in a series discussing metals in cosmetics. The series was introduced on Jan., 1, 1998, with a discussion of the toxic potential from metals absorbed through the skin.
Apr 05, 2006 | 06:24 PM CDT
Honeywell announced the launch of its line of ingredients designed to improve the features and performance of cosmetics and personal care products.
Mar 30, 2006 | 12:49 PM CST
In an alliance with Abitec Corp., McIntyre Group announced the launch of its new line of leave-on skin care raw materials.
Mar 28, 2006 | 09:12 AM CST
By: E. Desmarthon, D. Hericher and M. Seu-Salerno
An innovative light-diffusing concept for special optical effect (nylon fibers) makes possible the immediate visualization of the reduction of signs of skin aging while maintaining a natural makeup and a youthful appearance.