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Apr 20, 2012 | 11:27 AM CDT
Earthoil Plc has sourced sour cherries to create an oil that provides hydrating and antioxidant benefits to cosmetic products.
Apr 11, 2012 | 09:47 AM CDT
By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer
Chosen biweekly for their relevance to personal care, Patent Picks are taken from publicly available sources. This edition highlights patents for skin care applications.
Apr 06, 2012 | 09:26 AM CDT
Provital combined Coleus forskohlii root and black tea to create an active that enhances a male’s sexual attraction.
Apr 03, 2012 | 03:25 PM CDT
At In-Cosmetics in Barcelona, AkzoNobel Global Personal Care is introducing a line of bioactive ingredients based on Zeta Fraction, including the line's first launch—an anti-aging fraction derived from Camellia sinensis.
Apr 03, 2012 | 02:54 PM CDT
To counteract the signs of aging, Evonik has created a standardized solution of pentacyclic triterpenes from the bark of the arjun tree.
Apr 03, 2012 | 12:07 PM CDT
At In-Cosmetics 2012, the Solabia Group will introduce new technology for the skin ecosystem, including: a bacterial adhesion regulator, an extracellular matrix (ECM) density booster and new research on a sirtuin activator for decreased skin sensitivity.
Mar 30, 2012 | 03:57 PM CDT
By: Katie Anderson (Schaefer), Cosmetics & Toiletr…
While it may help to protect teeth from decay, fluoride at high levels also has been reported to irritate the gastrointestinal tract and some manufacturers have formulated products without it. However, toothpastes without fluoride are not providing any real benefit beyond cleansing, says Arman Sadeghpour, PhD, who, by chance, stumbled across another raw material that exhibits better anti-cavity efficacy than fluoride without adverse health effects.
Mar 30, 2012 | 03:14 PM CDT
By: Estelle Loing, PhD, Unipex Innovations, Québec…
Recent work indicates that the biomarker progerin, in conjunction with dysfunctioning telomeres, triggers cellular senescence. In response, trifluoroacetyl-tripeptide-2, a synthetic tripeptide, was developed to decrease progerin production, thereby regulating biological mechanisms involved in the aging process and reducing the cosmetic effects of aging, which are explored here.
Mar 30, 2012 | 02:49 PM CDT
By: Arthur Georgalas
The skin care industry strives to formulate products based on nature’s remedies. However, formulators of such products seek more scientific guidance to determine whether a particular natural material measures up to its synthetic counterpart.
Mar 29, 2012 | 04:11 PM CDT
At In-Cosmetics in Barcelona, Dr. Straetmans will introduce a natural deodorant active and a w/o emulsifier.