Recent in Skin Care (page 14 of 26)
Sep 25, 2013
In an infographic, Euromonitor International shows a breakdown of the value shares of the premium beauty industry's top 10 players.
Sep 17, 2013
What markets will be up next as beauty hotbeds? Kline focuses in on growing global regions.
Sep 3, 2013
The company is on track to have its products be phthalate- and triclosan-free by 2014.
Sep 3, 2013
A video posting featuring Euromonitor senior beauty and personal care research analyst Oru Mohiuddin shows how the growth strategies of the some of the beauty industry's biggest players are stacking up.
Sep 3, 2013 | Luigi Rigano, PhD, Studio Rigano Industrial Consulting Laboratories
Cosmetic means for achieving rejuvenated skin can be positioned according to intensity of action, skin renewal speed and some functioning details, thus: gommage, scrub, exfoliation and peel represent the four rejuvenation strategies. In some regions, peel refers to aggressive treatments requiring authorized operators such as dermatologists or medical doctors. Therefore, this column will discuss only the first three methods for a better skin glow.
Aug 20, 2013
A new report from Canadean shows that facial care will remain the largest skin care category in the U.S. to 2017, and multi-purpose products will increase in popularity with time-constrained consumers.
Aug 13, 2013 | Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting
“Feels like an oil, acts like an oil, but it’s not an oil.” Okay, then what is this emollient? It is chemically equivalent to other types of squalane derived from shark liver or olive, but created during an exclusive fermentation process from sugarcane.
Aug 8, 2013 | Paul Thau, PacarTech, Berkeley Heights, NJ
Since the early 1980s, nonaqueous emulsions have attracted technical interest as potential vehicles and delivery systems for personal care products. This is due to the development of a broad range of silicone-based emulsifiers, silicone polymers and other polymeric emulsifiers that have enabled their use. This article will briefly review their history and evolution into current-day specialized applications.
Aug 8, 2013 | Luigi Rigano, PhD, Studio Rigano Industrial Consulting Laboratories
Hands also frequently provide symbols and perceptions of human personality, energy and mood, and because these multitasking tools are easily soiled, they must be frequently cleansed.
Aug 7, 2013
Market research Canadean forecasts growth for skin care in Mexico, citing its mending economy following the recession.
Jul 31, 2013
Higher SPFs in makeup and skin care products are becoming more the norm, according to The NPD Group, and this sun protection-infused market has grown to $1.1 billion in U.S. prestige department stores from June 2013 to May 2013.
Jul 24, 2013 | Françoise Arnold MMP Sarl; Michel Mercier and My Trinh Luu, MMP Inc.
The skin innately possesses metabolic pathways and receptors to protect against external assaults. Here, one protective component, 7-dehydrocholesterol or provitamin D, naturally present in the skin, is described, which serves as the precursor for active metabolites that influence the formation and maintenance of barrier function, the activation of antimicrobial peptides, photoprotective activities, and protection against senescence.