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From Elastin to Elastic Fibers, Part II: The Clinical Effects of a Natural Dipeptide on the Biological Cascade

The peptide N-Acetyl-Tyr-Arg-Hexadecylester (NATAH), found in Part I to stimulate the production of elastic fibers in vitro, was next tested in vivo for its capacity to improve skin elasticity parameters, using various biophysical and imaging techniques. Significant differences in facial ptosis and extensibility were observed in the 56-day, vehicle-controlled clinical study described here.

Erythrulose and DHA Self-tanning Compound

Spec-chem Industry Inc. has launched a self-tanning solution.

Anti-cellulite Active

Symrise treats cellulite from three different angles with its latest active launch.

Quaternary Ammonium Compound for Hair Shine, Color and Condition

Croda has launched an active that has been developed to intensify hair color.

Lip-plumping Active With Antioxidant Benefits

Symrise has introduced an active that enhances the fullness of lips in 28 days.

Sphingolipid Technology Targeting Age-related Skin Sagging

Evonik utilized sphingolipid technology to create an active that reduces the sagging and loose skin associated with aging.

Narcissus Tazetta and Schizandra Chinensis to Regulate ‘Youth Gene Clusters’—An In vitro Analysis

A blend of Narcissus tazetta bulb and Schizandra chinensis fruit extracts was developed for anti-aging benefits and tested for efficacy on a human skin equivalent. Results indicate it regulates the functions of youth gene clusters by increasing the activities found in younger skin and reducing the activities found in aging skin specific to structure, hydration, cellular proliferation and pigmentation.

Preventive and Corrective Skin Lightening

Presperse has launched a blend of botanical extracts combining a skin lightening vitamin C derivative and a naturally derived anti-inflammatory/antioxidant.

Stabler, Milder Retinol and Vitamin C and More

Ultra Chemical will showcase actives with improved stability and mildness as well as a petrolatum replacement, surfactants and emulsifiers with skin benefits, polymers for eye makeup and gloss, and UV protectants.

HA-Boosting Marine Exopolysaccharide

Lipotec has developed a Laminaria macroalgae-derived hyaluronic acid-boosting exopolysaccharide for antiwrinkle and skin replenishing effects.

Marine Biotech Firm and Science Institute Partner

In efforts to research and develop active products from micro-organisms, Aquapharm Biotechnology, a leading marine biotechnology firm, has joined forces with the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS).

White Bird of Paradise Skin Revitalizer

Lonza Personal Care launched its Vivillume active derived from White Bird of Paradise to restore skin’s youthful appearance.

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