Recent in Sun Care (page 1 of 9)

DSM to Present at in-cosmetics Global 2018

The company will present a wide variety of no-stress ingredients and formulations, with an emphasis on sun care.

INOLEX Introduces LexFilm Sun Natural

The all-natural film-former can be used in skin care, hair care and color cosmetics products.

In Light of Exposure: Understanding Avobenzone Part II, Application

Avobenzone is a widely used organic UV filter. Its dynamic nature and unique properties are responsible for its widespread use and forms. This second in a two-part series considers avobenzone’s behavior with other sunscreens and in formulas; part one reviewed its characteristics and behavior in solvents.

3 Things Brands Need to Know About Self-Tanning Products

According to Mintel research, three in 10 U.S. consumers get professional spray tans.

DSM Tool Sheds Light for Sun Protection Formulators

Formulators will now have an easier time modeling formula ideas for sun protection. DSM's new free digital tool, the sunscreen optimizer, was created to make sunscreen formulation more efficient.

Patent Pick: L'Oréal Steps Up the Sunscreen Game

Pop Quiz: What does it take to achieve a high SPF, high UV-A rated sunscreen within the U.S. FDA's sunscreen filter constraints? This isn't a game; it's the focus of a new patent application from L'Oréal. Read on to learn more.

Patent Pick: Skin-friendly Sunscreen Puts Toxicity in Check

Pierre-Fabre inventors sought to defend skin against not only UVA and UVB but their respective filters, which can sometimes cause skin sensitivity. A new patent explains.

Patent Pick: Rubberized Foam Bounces UV Rays Away

LG Household inventors are bouncing around something new: a natural way to incorporate organic UV filters into foam-type formulations. A new patent explains.

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