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New in Color Cosmetics (page 6 of 30)
Oct 23, 2012 | 09:56 AM CDT
By: Anthony J. O'Lenick, Jr.
Hair can be treated using several different types of products to alter the color. This is the first in a series of three columns that will address the above color products, with the difference between bleach and temporary dyes being initially discussed.
Oct 16, 2012 | 02:55 PM CDT
By: Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting
Urban Decay promises that its Naked Skin foundation allows the consumer to feel like they are not wearing makeup. This column, written by Susan Raffy, reviews the ingredient listing for claims substantiation and functionality.
Oct 10, 2012 | 10:34 AM CDT
EMD Chemicals' performance materials division has launched a line of boron nitride functional fillers for cosmetics.
Oct 01, 2012 | 02:06 PM CDT
By: Peter Tsolis, The Estée Lauder Companies; and …
Many anhydrous products are mixtures of oils, esters, fatty alcohols, waxes, preservatives, fragrances and various pigments. Combining these materials is a complex undertaking, and varying the concentration even slightly changes the dynamics and aesthetics of the final product; in the worst cases, it causes instability.
Sep 04, 2012 | 11:14 AM CDT
By: Edwin B. Faulkner, Sun Chemical Corp.
Specialty pigments bring unique effects to personal care products, thus they are an important class of color additives for the decorative cosmetic industry. Presented here is a review of their properties and benefits, including mechanisms of refraction and reflection, as well as regulatory considerations.
Sep 04, 2012 | 11:02 AM CDT
By: Michael J. Fevola, PhD, Johnson & Johnson
Mica is an inorganic material found in a wide variety of cosmetic and personal care products. Its use has been reported in more than 7,100 products, making it one of the most important mineral ingredients used in cosmetics.
Aug 27, 2012 | 12:10 PM CDT
Kobo Products Inc. has introduced a line of iridescent effect pigments that exhibit color travel. Kobopearl Perpetuals travel from one color to another, as displayed by their trade names.
Aug 21, 2012 | 04:23 PM CDT
Spec-chem Industry Inc. has launched a self-tanning solution.
Aug 14, 2012 | 02:24 PM CDT
Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc., has launched Color Essentials, a portfolio of color cosmetic formulations designed to offer novel product concepts and higher levels of value to color cosmetics formulators looking to improve aesthetics, sensory benefits and long-lasting waterproofing.
Aug 07, 2012 | 04:39 PM CDT
By: Anthony J. O'Lenick Jr., Siltech LLC, and Nick…
Color expert Nick Morante helps Tony O'Lenick in this edition of "Comparatively Speaking" by explaining the difference between pressed and loose powders, detailing both shared and differing ingredients.