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By: Ken Klein, Cosmetech Laboratories
As readers of this column certainly must by now know, emulsion stabilization is a favorite topic of mine. A key component of every emulsion is the thickener or, more properly, a thickener system that is employed.
Oct 04, 2006 | 03:05 PM CDT
Pentapharm introduces a highly purified watermelon extract.
Oct 04, 2006 | 10:52 AM CDT
Clariant has announced its plan to acquire the masterbatches business of Ciba Specialty Chemicals.
Oct 02, 2006 | 11:11 AM CDT
By: Bud Brewster, C&T Magazine
Butterflies, bacteria, yeast and fungi are providing new ways to color cosmetics, thanks to recent developments in microscopy, microbiology, nanotechnology and biotechnology. Although cosmetic colorants are highly regulated, certain colorants from plants and minerals do not require certification and have long histories of use in cosmetics.
Oct 02, 2006 | 10:50 AM CDT
By: Rachel L. Chapman, C&T Magazine
From preserving youth to expanding the limits of the color palette, this issue of C&T magazine serves as your guide to answering formulating conundrums.
Oct 02, 2006 | 10:30 AM CDT
By: Robert Y. Lochhead, The University of Southern…
This article reviews recent trends in thermally initiated stimuli-responsive materials and provides some insight into the physicochemical mechanisms that underpin this behavior.
Oct 02, 2006 | 10:25 AM CDT
By: Martha Graziano and Bharat Adhia, Eckart Cosme…
Data reported here illustrates that metallic pigments enhance the effects of existing colorants, expanding the existing color palette available to cosmetic formulators. Compatibility, applications and their safety profiles also are described.
Oct 02, 2006 | 10:16 AM CDT
By: Elzbieta Kasprzyk, TRI-K Industries Inc. and …
Studies presented here show that GA reduces emulsion particle size and facilitates the aqueous dispersion of particulate materials, thus demonstrating how it improves the SPF of organic, inorganic and mixed sunscreen preparations.