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Aug 06, 2013 | 04:09 PM CDT
A team of researchers from Duke University, Rockefeller University and the University of California San Francisco have identified the gene that causes pain in sunburned skin.
Jul 23, 2013 | 03:41 PM CDT
If suppliers and manufacturers are not already working on synthesizing hipposudoric acid for skin and sun care, perhaps this "river horse" research could inspire future research.
Jul 22, 2013 | 04:39 PM CDT
By: Katerina Steventon, PhD, FaceWorkshops
The conference opened the summer season for sun care scientists, and the topics included SPF and UVA standard tests, new sunscreen actives, greater product efficacy and improved product textures.
Jul 22, 2013 | 12:04 PM CDT
Event (October 29-31, 2013, BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand) makes an exciting return to Bangkok with an action-packed programme that unearths the latest trends and formulation techniques to ensure visitors stay ahead of the competition.
Jul 01, 2013 | 04:35 PM CDT
By: Sébastien Miksa, Dominique Lutz and Céline Guy…
This work evaluates the impact of temperature on test substrate surfaces during the application, spreading and drying steps of the in vitro method to measure ultraviolet (UV) transmission. The authors work in a range between 20°C and 35°C, and demonstrate that controlling temperature is a key test parameter that should be strictly controlled to ensure reliability.
Jun 19, 2013 | 10:00 AM CDT
By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer
Patent Picks are taken from publicly available sources, and review recent patents and patent applications in cosmetics, personal care and peripheral markets. This edition features technologies related to skin repair, protection and care.
Jun 11, 2013 | 03:57 PM CDT
Symrise has introduced two algae extracts, one designed to prevent hair loss, strengthen hair and make it thicker, while the other serves as a dual-action self-tanner for face and body.
May 31, 2013 | 11:41 AM CDT
By: Giorgio Dell'Acqua, PhD
However, the growing market demand for natural alternatives to synthetic is pushing brands to continue to consider the use of natural oils in their formulations.
May 29, 2013 | 04:24 PM CDT
By: Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries…
Water content, surfactants, thickeners, actives, nanoparticles and skin penetration were among the hot topics presented at the biennial XXI COLAMIQC congress of the Latin American and Iberian cosmetic chemists. Held May 14-16, 2013, in São Paulo, technical sessions were paired alongside the FCE Cosmetique exhibition and trade show for both the cosmetics and pharmaceuticals industries.
May 28, 2013 | 03:08 PM CDT
Although, more people are using sunscreen now than in past years, the industry still has a ways to go, according to a study conducted by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). The study found that not only do only 17.2% of Americans use sunscreen on a regular basis, but only 32% of melanoma survivors wear sunscreen regularly.