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May 06, 2008 | 02:48 PM CDT
The following formula can be used on hair to add texture. In addition to adding control to the hair, the formula also is weightless and imparts shine.
May 01, 2008 | 11:38 AM CDT
By: Sascha Herrwerth, Holger I. Leidreiter, Uta Ko…
Polysilicone-19, a new cationic siloxane copolymer for rinse-off shampoos and conditioners, is shown here to protect dyed hair against UV fading and damage and to provide a conditioning effect.
Apr 22, 2008 | 02:37 PM CDT
Laboratoires Sérobiologiques (LS), the active ingredient business of Cognis Care Chemicals, has introduced a mild, preservative-free, plant-based active that prolongs and enhances hair removal treatments.
Apr 09, 2008 | 09:04 AM CDT
The following formula is a leave-in conditioner designed to smooth hair and allow for ease of styling...
Mar 25, 2008 | 04:12 PM CDT
The European Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) has deemed five hair-dye ingredients safe at recommended concentrations and labeled one with insufficient data.
Mar 25, 2008 | 03:17 PM CDT
For dull or stressed hair, this formulation brings amino acids and peptides to the hair roots. The hair is thus strengthened at the base, improving its aspect and resistance.
Mar 25, 2008 | 02:56 PM CDT
The following formula is a hair gel that provides hold while remaining flexible...
Feb 29, 2008 | 04:21 PM CST
Procter & Gamble (P&G) Beauty has uncovered a new hair color chemistry that delivers color with less fiber damage.
Feb 29, 2008 | 10:40 AM CST
By: Eiko Oshimura, PhD, Ajinomoto Co., Inc.
Amino acids are taken up by hair and assist in improving hair surface hydrophobicity, tensile strength and luster. This article discusses interactions between amino acids and hair.
Feb 29, 2008 | 10:29 AM CST
By: Eric Leroy, Rhodia Research
Polyquaternium-74 is a synthetic high performance conditioning polymer whose flocculation and deposition characteristics enable it to match or outperform traditional conditioning polymers in detangling, overall hair conditioning, shine enhancement and buildup reduction when combined, as shown here, with a submicron dimethicone emulsion. Benefits are noted for 2-in-1 shampoo formulations.