Recent in Hair Care (page 12 of 14)

Enhancing Hairstyling with Micro- and Nano-phase Technologies

Nanostructured materials are being introduced to personal care technologies to offer better resistance to moisture, to enhance strength and to confer stimuli responsive behavior. Some of the scientific advances that build upon new knowledge in this emerging field are highlighted in this article.

Read the Label Online: Tigi's Bedhead Colour Combat Colour Goddess Shampoo

This online-only "Read the Label" reviews finished products to discuss why specific ingredients were used in the formulations. Here, Tigi's Bedhead Colour Combat Colour Goddess Shampoo is discussed.

Keratin Split-end Repair

Phyto has launched the Phytokératine Repairative Program, a line of hair care products formulated to strengthen weak hair and prevent further breakage. The line comprises a shampoo, a conditioner and a serum.

Read the Label Online: Olay Smooth Finish Facial Hair Removal Duo

This online-only "Read the Label" reviews finished products to discuss why specific ingredients were used in the formulations. Here, Procter & Gamble's Olay Smooth Finish Facial Hair Removal Duo is discussed.

Galanga, Sunflower Highlight Color Protection

Procter & Gamble brand Frédéric Fekkai has added a highlight treatment to its Salon Technician Color Care line.

Lab Lessons—Wise Words From the Bench with Mukund Bhuta

Ease of application has made aerosols one of the most demanded product forms in personal care and many innovative launches in this form, including dry shampoos, sunless tanners and sunscreens, among others, have been seen in recent years. Technologies continue to advance this product category, and Mukund “Mac” Bhuta, who has nearly 50 years of experience with aerosols, is responsible for a number of them.

Lupine for Hair Color Retention

Johnson & Johnson has focused on the color retention ability of lupine to launch a hair color treatment line under the Aveeno brand.

Read the Label Online: Living Proof Straight Spray

This online-only "Read the Label" reviews finished products to discuss why specific ingredients were used in the formulations. Here, Living Proof's Straight Spray is discussed.

Sodium Hyaluronate and Rice Starch for Hair Volume

Oscar Blandi has introduced a serum formulated with a cationic derivative of sodium hyaluronate and a rice starch powder reportedly to plump the hair shaft for more volume.

Formula Anatomy Decipered—Frizz Control Hair Care

Frizz control hair care has been around for almost 20 years. Frizzy hair is a major issue for women with curly hair that has especially been chemically or mechanically treated.

Amaranth, Quinoa and Khoresan Wheat for Skin, Hair

Symrise has expanded its Extrapone botanical extract line with eight new grain offerings for a total of 11, which are marketed as "healthy grains" for use in skin care and hair care products.

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