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New in Color Cosmetics (page 7 of 27)
Jan 06, 2012 | 01:48 PM CST
By: Katie Anderson (Schaefer), Cosmetics & Toiletr…
This year’s Annual Scientific Meeting and Technology Showcase, held on Dec. 8–9, 2011, at the New York Hilton and Towers Hotel by the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC), not only highlighted the latest raw materials, it also gave insight on developments for future active makeup, hand hygiene products and polymer architectures.
Jan 04, 2012 | 10:08 AM CST
Ariel Laboratories, a custom product development laboratory, has created a mineral-based mascara formulation that is said to resonate light.
Dec 28, 2011 | 09:54 AM CST
Evonik has launched a plant-based nylon-10, 10 powder that contributes mattifying and oil-absorbing properties to color cosmetics.
Dec 21, 2011 | 10:03 AM CST
By: Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting
This online-only "Read the Label" reviews finished products to discuss why specific ingredients were used in the formulations. Raffy, the column's author, is a new addition to the Cosmetics & Toiletries lineup. She brings a wealth of knowledge to the column, with more than 25 years of experience in personal care, including R&D positions at Physicians Formula, Alcon Laboratories, Aware Products and Guthy-Renker. Here, she reviews L'Oréal Paris' Visible Lift Smooth Absolute Foundation SPF 17.
Dec 02, 2011 | 02:29 PM CST
By: Howard I. Maibach, MD, University of Californi…
Following is an overview of research correlating, even at trace amounts, raw materials present in eye area color cosmetics with contact dermatitis.
Dec 02, 2011 | 10:07 AM CST
The US prestige makeup market grew nearly 8% to reach US $2.8 billion over the first 10 months in 2011 (January to October). Each category of prestige makeup saw growth, but nail cosmetics led the pack with 50+% growth in nail enamel and top/base coats.
Nov 30, 2011 | 10:25 AM CST
At the 58th Sepawa Congress in Fulda, Germany, Interpolymer introduced a polymer designed for formulation of water-based nail polishes.
Nov 22, 2011 | 04:42 PM CST
The Lubrizol Corp.’s Noveon Consumer Specialties has created a polyhydric alcohol ester said to offer the comfort and targeted delivery of a heavy ester as well as the high slip and low tack of a light ester.
Oct 21, 2011 | 10:58 AM CDT
Oat Cosmetics has introduced a fine oat powder for use in natural cosmetic products. Superfine Oat Flour (INCI: Avena Sativa Kernel Flour) has shown oil absorption, thickening, gelling and texturizing benefits.
Sep 07, 2011 | 10:22 AM CDT
The Society of Cosmetic Scientists created SCS Formulate to offer a meeting with enhanced content–from seminars to technical presentations and an exhibition–that provides formulators and others in personal care R&D access to practical information and expertise that they can apply.