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Read the Label Online: REN ClearCalm 3 Anti-acne Treatment Mask

This online-only "Read the Label" reviews finished products to discuss why specific ingredients were used in the formulations. Here, REN ClearCalm 3 Anti-acne Treatment Mask is discussed.

Multifunctional Skin Product With Alteromonas, Beta-glucan and Willow Herb

Boscia has incorported alteromonas ferment extract to soothe and protect skin in its latest launch—a multifunctional concealer, moisturizer and anti-aging product.

Mask Concept to Protect Skin Against Pollution

Technature, a private label manufacturer of skin care, has added a peel-off mask to the Shaker Masks line that is formulated with activated charcoal to protect skin against pollution.

Date Seed, Magnolia Bark for Skin Irritation

Philosophy has formulated a product line containing magnolia bark and date seed extracts to soothe irritated, sensitive skin. Keep the Peace features a mask, serum, moisturizer and color-correcting tinted moisturizer.

Lab Lessons—Wise Words from the Bench with Paul Thau

While formulating skills are built from a strong chemistry background, they are refined by years of experience. To this end, Cosmetics & Toiletries (C&T) magazine presents “Lab Lessons,” a new column featuring interviews with veteran members of the personal care industry to share practical advice from the lessons they have learned. This column will alternate with the regular “In Sight” column.

Phytosphingosine: A Nature-inspired Sphingoid Base with Multiple Skin Benefits

Phytosphingosine is an important component of ceramides that also exists as a free base in small quantities in the stratum corneum. Recently manufactured biotechnologically, it can act as an antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, epidermal pro-differentiation mediator and an anti-acne compound, as this literature review shows. Through these activities, phytosphingosine is suggested as a skin-identical approach to skin care.

Beta-carotene and Glycolic Acid for Skin Texture

Murad has introduced a skin treatment designed to firm, exfoliate and soften the skin.

Dimethyl Isosorbide to Enhance BPO Delivery and Efficacy, and Reduce Irritation

Arlasolve DMI (INCI Name: Dimethyl Isosorbide), a methylated sorbitol derivative, was designed by Croda to help dissolve actives such as BPO in formulations and prevent re-agglomeration. This increases the efficacy of the active as well as reduces its irritation potential.

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As loyal readers (with a sharp eye for detail) may have noticed, the “Contact Us” section has been updated to include two new outlets through which we can be reached: Twitter and LinkedIn.

Hyaluronic Acid Butyric Esters for the Improvement of Skin Functionality

The versatility of hyaluronic acid is connected to not only its size, but also to inherent opportunities within the molecule for multiple bonds and for the differentiated release of bound functional molecules. Here, ester bonds are used to introduce substitutes for the material’s alcohol groups, thus providing elasticizing, moisturizing and anti-aging benefits for skin care.

Anti-itch Lotions That Moisturize

Chattem Inc. has added two products to its Cortizone-10 line of anti-itch skin care. Hydratensive Anti-Itch Lotions are formulated to relieve itch while moisturizing the skin.

Two-step System For Skin Detox and Radiance

Dr. Brandt has utilized oxygen spheres to develop this two-step system that is designed to synergistically oxygenate and detoxify skin, creating a radiant, luminous complexion.

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