Recent in Skin Care (page 14 of 28)
Aug 2, 2011
Fresh has introduced a body care collection that centers around seaberry (seabuckthorn) oil. The company's co-founder Lev Glazman stumbled upon the healing properties of the oil during a visit to East Siberia, where the oil was used to treat a burn on his skin.
Jul 12, 2011 | Irwin Palefsky, Cosmetech
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.
Jun 3, 2011
Boscia has incorported alteromonas ferment extract to soothe and protect skin in its latest launch—a multifunctional concealer, moisturizer and anti-aging product.
Jun 1, 2011
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.
May 5, 2011
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.
May 2, 2011 | Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine
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.
May 2, 2011 | Mike Farwick, Evonik-GoldSchmidt; and Anthony Vincent Rawlings, AVR Consulting
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.
Feb 22, 2011
Murad has introduced a skin treatment designed to firm, exfoliate and soften the skin.
Feb 16, 2011
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.
Feb 3, 2011 | Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine
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.
Feb 3, 2011 | Luigi Rigano and Chiara Andolfatto, Rigano Consulting and Development; and Luca Stucchi and Marco Bosco, SIGEA S.r.l.
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.
Jan 12, 2011
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.