Recent in Skin Care (page 20 of 31)
Feb 4, 2010
The No-Touch Hand Soap System and antibacterial soap said to kill 99.9% of bacteria, including E.coli, MRSA and Strep.
Feb 1, 2010 | Ken Klein, Cosmetech Labs
Cosmetics & Toiletries presents "Formulate This,” a new column highlighting commonly asked formulating questions with answers provided by seasoned industry experts. In the present discussion, industry expert Ken Klein discusses inverse emulsions.
Jan 5, 2010
A recent studying examining study published in Experimental Dermatology examined hydrophilic and lipophilic moisturizers, finding that they have similar penetration profiles but different effects on stratum corneum (SC) water distribution in vivo.
Dec 30, 2009 | Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries
My resolution to you, dear reader, is to help you achieve success in the New Year through the Cosmetics & Toiletries (C&T) brand. How might I do this? By listening.
Dec 22, 2009
Frost & Sullivan has classified India's beauty market as a "fertile breeding ground" for active ingredient companies who may benefit from developing ingredients with increased benefits and multi-application profiles.
Dec 16, 2009
The serum is formulated to minimize the breakdown and help retain collagen by counteracting the effects of skin scavengers, including free radicals, sugar and MMPs, while stimulating the skin to continually produce its own natural collagen.
Dec 9, 2009
Despite the economic recession, Mintel Beauty Innovation predicts that the personal care industry will continue to innovate in 2010. To that end, the company has forecast the top beauty trends for 2010.
Dec 7, 2009
Symrise has launched fruit concentrates for skin and hair care. The company has expanded its Actipone product line to include superfruits such as acerola, cranberry and pomegranate.
Oct 28, 2009
Johnson & Johnson has added a healing lip line to its Neosporin brand of skin healing products.
Sep 29, 2009 | 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.
Sep 24, 2009
The availability of an increasing number of ingredients is making the job of the formulating chemist more difficult. Joe Lin, PhD gives some insight into how to address this issue.
Jul 30, 2009 | Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine
Here, Julie K. Salmon, MD, a dermatologist at Southwest Skin Specialists, discusses innovative antioxidants that are particularly beneficial in skin care.