Recent in Hair Care (page 3 of 17)

Lindal Launches Sleek Spray Version of its Neo Actuator

The spray version of its Neo actuator has a sleek and ergonomic design with increased capacity.

Application Brushes by Topline Products Adapt to Formula, Body Site

Topline Products has developed a complete range of brushes, nearly 20 of which were on display at its stand at Make up in Paris.

How Silicones Shape the Hair Care Industry: A Review

Recent advances in silicones have been made to enable new sensory dimensions such as feather-light smoothness, in addition to heat protection, hair repair and lasting frizz control. As such, this article describes the main silicone types and reviews how they have advanced hair care.

New Ingredient to Enhance Hair Styling Consistency

Coast Southwest launched a new alternative to polyvinyl pyrrolidone and polyvinyl alcohol—polyethyloxazoline—for hair care applications.

Evonik and Brenntag Cooperate on Hydrogen Peroxide and Peracetic Acid

Evonik Industries is introducing new hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid grades for drug, medical products and cosmetics manufacturers.

Formulating Shampoo: Strategies, Dandruff and Ingredients

This column reviews basic shampoo formulation strategies then looks to dandruff mechanisms and the ingredients and strategies used to address it, including new concepts on the horizon for future product development.

Read the Label Online: Wella Luxeoil Reconstructive Elixir

Beauty oils for skin and hair have been quite popular, and Wella's Luxeoil Reconstructive Elixir is one of them. This column will review the ingredient listing for functionality and claims substantiation.

Improving the Sensory Properties of Lye Hair Relaxers

Previous work found soluble silicates in lye relaxers to impart positive effects. Therefore, a compound based on potassium silicate, alkyl polyglycoside and glycerin was developed to improve the effects of lye relaxers on the mechanical and sensorial properties of hair. This article explores various benefits of this compound using variations of two lye relaxer test formulations.

Blurred Lines: The Growing Influence of Cosmetics in Hair Care Innovation

Hair care is seeing a boost in the personalization of its products, a trend that is heavily influenced from the color cosmetic and skin care beauty categories.

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