Recent in Sun Care (page 2 of 7)
Jan 3, 2017 | John Stanek, CoValence Laboratories, Inc., Chandler, AZ USA; Shyam Gupta, Ph.D., Bioderm Research, Scottsdale, AZ USA
This two-part article is controversial. In part I, it reviews a number of concerns about the safety of traditional sunscreens. In part II, scheduled for February, the authors propose new approaches to move past these issues.
Sep 14, 2016 | Nicole Urbanowicz
Imagine smart packaging that tells the consumer when it's time to reapply another glob of sunscreen. Well, it's already on the horizon.
Jul 7, 2016
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Jul 6, 2016 | Christine Mendrok-Edinger and Karina Hecker, DSM Nutritional Products Ltd., Kaiseraugst, Switzerland; Stephan Dähnhardt-Pfeiffer, Microscopy Services, Dähnhardt GmbH, Germany
Researchers investigated the structures and features of emulsions made with different emulsifiers via freeze-fracture transmission electron microscopy. Potassium cetyl phosphate formed more multi-lamellar spheres than other emulsifiers, and aggregated homo-domains on top of lamellar sheet surfaces and multi-lamellar spheres. These homo-domains are likely to be responsible for the excellent emulsion stability achieved.
Jun 28, 2016
Control Corrective Skincare Systems' Tinted Moisturizer with SPF 30 helps protect the skin from broad-spectrum sunlight, while providing the skin with an even skin tone. While tinting, the product hydrates the skin to smooth out irregularities on the surface.
Jun 9, 2016
With Crème Mineral Beauty Balm SPF 50 by MD, the user can protect their skin from the sun with a water-resistant formula. The product can protect the skin from photo aging and skin cancer while reducing discolorations.
Mar 28, 2016 | Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., Independent Skincare Consultancy East Yorkshire, UK
The boundaries between skin care and sun care have been torn down as consumers seek sun protection for its anti-aging effects just as much as they do its cancer-fighting aspects.
Mar 21, 2016
Selfie Tan’n Go Continuous Sunless Spray helps give skin an immediate tan, darkening skin within the first two to four hours.
Feb 16, 2016
Babo Botanical’s Sheer Zinc SPF 30 Continuous Spray Sunscreen is formulated for extra sensitive skin against the sun's harmful rays.
Jan 20, 2016
MyChelle dermaceuticals’ Sun Shield Coconut SPF 28 is an environmentally safe, full spectrum UVA/UVB sun defense for face and body.
Jan 6, 2016 | Jennifer Novoseletsky
Gattefossé SAS' Vincent Hubiche shared insight on how consumers need to be better informed with the amount of sunscreen they wear and the climate’s influence on sunscreen application.
Sep 29, 2015 | Eric Wang and Delphine Chen, Bio-Nest Biochemical Technology Co., Ltd.; Keith West, Kuo Ching Chemical Co. Ltd.
A new water-in-oil-in-water technology is described here that functions as an isolating shield, preventing UV filter particles from aggregating and helping their dispersion in formulas. The technology is shown in vitro and in vivo to improve SPF performance, UVA/UVB wide band high protection ratio, SPF sustainability and safety concerns regarding skin penetration.