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New in Color Cosmetics (page 11 of 27)
Jun 23, 2010 | 05:20 PM CDT
By: Katie Schaefer, C&T magazine
Innovative raw materials and research abounded at the Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ (SCC) 2010 Annual Scientific Seminar; however, challenges from previous years continued—namely, the line between cosmetics and drugs, how to become more eco-friendly, and how to reinvent the hair care and color cosmetic categories.
Jun 11, 2010 | 09:38 AM CDT
Omya, a Swiss-based producer of industrial minerals, has launched natural calcium carbonates for toothpastes and color cosmetics.
Jun 01, 2010 | 02:58 PM CDT
Worlée-Chemie GmbH has sourced hydrogenated jojoba oil to create exfoliating beads in 11 different shades and two mesh sizes to allow for a variety of product formulations.
May 27, 2010 | 02:17 PM CDT
By: Rachel Grabenhofer, C&T magazine
Taking unexpected turns leads us down new paths of discovery, which is especially relevant to science and certainly applicable to personal care product development.
May 27, 2010 | 12:37 PM CDT
By: Kelly Dobos, Kao Brands
Dihydroxyacetone (DHA) remains the most effective ingredient for sunless tanning; however, it poses several challenges to the formulator. Following is a review of those challenges, including: stability, malodor during the browning reaction, compatibility issues with sun protection ingredients and the generation of free radical damage. In addition, the author suggests some solutions to these challenges.
May 12, 2010 | 04:57 PM CDT
Using self-manufactured compounds, Gelest Inc. has developed a line of surface modifiers for pigments and fillers designed to address the color cosmetic chemist's formulation needs.
May 02, 2010 | 10:54 AM CDT
Micro Powders Inc. will launch biodegradable powders at the NYSCC Suppliers' Day that are made from renewable resources for formulation into exfoliants, lotions and color cosmetics.
Apr 01, 2010 | 03:52 PM CDT
Sun Chemical Performance Pigments will introduce bold effect pearlescent pigments for eye makeup at In-Cosmetics in Paris.
Mar 30, 2010 | 01:57 PM CDT
By: Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries mag…
This issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine also looks within the nano-sized world to examine the benefits that tiny technologies can impart in personal care. Delivery is one benefit. While debate surrounds the depth to which they penetrate skin, nanomaterials are nonetheless believed by most experts to do so, to some degree.
Mar 30, 2010 | 11:45 AM CDT
By: Yelena Lipovetskaya, Cospheric LLC
Advances in manufacturing solid polyethylene microspheres have enabled their development in various colors as well as controlled traits such as opacity, specific gravity, particle size distribution and electrostatic charge. These traits can be leveraged by formulators to create new effects in color cosmetics, described here.