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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.

Patent Pick: Forces Align for Sun Protection

The sun is ubiquitous across time and space, which is both to our benefit and detriment depending on the dose. For personal care, this is all the more reason to spread sun protection across categories; but balancing the variables is key, as this patent application explains.

noUV is a Sunscreen Game Changer

Since its launch in 2015, noUV has steadily grown the amount of stores retailing the supplement, as well as becoming the top selling sunscreen on the Rakuten Global Market website.

Botaneco Unveils New Lab & Breakthrough Multifunctional Sunscreen Technology

By providing ingredient multifunctionality and improving texture and other product facets, Botaneco is producing innovations aimed at the concerns and preferences of today's consumers in sun, skin and hair care.

Biotherm Waterlovers Devoted to Reduced Ocean Impact

The Biotherm Water Lovers water protection program celebrated World Oceans Day on June 8, 2017, with the announcement of two new initiatives: an "ocean-friendly" sunscreen and a marine expedition.

Coppertone Launches Whipped Line

Coppertone Whipped is available in ClearlySheer and WaterBabies formulations. The sunscreen absorbs quickly, yet has a rich, creamy texture.

Editor's Note: You’ve Been Training for This

Like many, our family is planning a summer vacation—boating and swimming on a lake with friends for an entire week. Moments like these are what skin care formulators have been training for. What do I mean? Read on to find out.

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