Recent in Skin Care (page 18 of 31)
Dec 28, 2010
Procter & Gamble has launched an Olay brand cleansing system that includes a rotating brush to provide gentle cleansing and exfoliation, and a cleanser.
Dec 14, 2010
IBR Ltd. has combined Narcissus tazetta bulb extract with naturally sourced phytoene and phytofluene to create a composition said to alleviate skin discomfort and sensitivity.
Dec 2, 2010
Alban Muller has designed a line of eight base formulations, each with a different texture, that may be customized with additional ingredients to adjust for activity and aesthetics.
Nov 30, 2010 | Eric S. Abrutyn, TPC2 Advisors Ltd., Inc.
Moisturizers are an important category of personal care products, and such formulas are designed to add moisture to the skin. Developing a good moisturizer requires carefully balancing the ingredients in a formula so that, upon application, the product maintains proper water content in the skin, i.e., 10–30%, to maintain its plasticity and barrier integrity.
Nov 30, 2010
REN has launched an anti-acne line that is said to address the three causes of breakouts: sebum, dead skin cells and bacteria.
Oct 29, 2010 | Eric S. Abrutyn, TPC2 Advisors Ltd., Inc.
Complementing his regular “Anatomy of a Formula” column that explains how to build formulas from individual ingredients, Eric Abrutyn now takes a top-down approach by breaking commercial products down to examine their individual components in this new column, “Formulas Deciphered.”
Oct 11, 2010
Nicholas Perricone, MD, a dermatologist, author and founder of Perricone MD, a brand of antiaging skin care products, has introduced a brand of skin care for a younger demographic, ages 25-35.
Sep 29, 2010 | Ali Alikhan, MD, Mayo Clinic; and Howard I Maibach, MD, University of California School of Medicine
Taken together, a century of clinical trials and clinical use support the efficacy of keratolytics in acne. While many keratolytics are available by prescription only, OTC keratolytics offer treatment to acne sufferers without a dermatologist.
Sep 29, 2010 | Rachel Grabenhofer, C&T magazine
Recently I’ve heard very vocalized distrust from the scientific community about a process intended to keep honest scientists honest: peer-review.
Sep 29, 2010 | Johann Wiechers, PhD, JW Solutions
Two solutions to treat acne might be considered by formulators. The first involves a cocktail of four ingredients while the second involves a single ingredient that addresses multiple symptoms.
Sep 23, 2010
GeneLink BioSciences Inc. has launched HelixLife, a line of supplements and skin serums tailored to an individual's DNA.
Aug 12, 2010
Lush has combined the lifting effect of meadowsweet with the tightening effect of tiger lily to create a cream that improves the look of the decolletage.