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Sep 1, 2011 | Marida Bimonte, Antonietta Carola, Annalisa Tito, Ani Barbulova and Francesca Carucci, Arterra Bioscience; Fabio Apone and Gabriella Colucci, Arterra Bioscience and Biolab; Irene Monoli and Mirna Cucchiara, INTERCOS SpA; and Jacqueline Hill, CRB SA
Coffea species have been widely evaluated for effects including oxidative stress protection and immunomodulation. The present study therefore evaluates the cosmetic activity of an extract obtained from cultured Coffea bengalensis stem cells. Results showed the extract imparted hydration activity in the keratinocytes, stimulated collagen synthesis in the fibroblasts and enhanced adipocyte differentiation starting from mesenchymal precursor cells.
Sep 1, 2011 | Michael J. Fevola, PhD, Johnson & Johnson
L-Ascorbic acid (AscA), more commonly referred to as vitamin C, is best known for its vital role in human health and nutrition, where it functions as a cofactor in enzymatic reactions, such as collagen synthesis, and as an antioxidant.
Aug 24, 2011
Mibelle Biochemistry has introduced a lip-plumping active derived from yellow mustard shoots.
Jul 25, 2011
Lipotec SA has introduced an active that aims to increase fatty tissue volume in areas such as breasts and cheeks.
Jul 13, 2011
Soliance has launched a self-tanning complex that masks the odor associated with the Maillard reaction.
Jul 6, 2011
SyriCalm™ CLR is an Ecocert- and NaTrue-certified natural active that shows potent properties in soothing and strengthening sensitive skin, thus making it less vulnerable to external insults.
Jun 30, 2011
Provital Group has launched an active derived from rice grain (Oryza sativa L.) to protect the hair fiber and color from sun damage.
Jun 30, 2011 | Mike J. Fevola, Johnson & Johnson
2-Hydroxybenzoic acid, or salicylic acid (SA), is among the most important medicinal compounds ever discovered. Since ancient times, humans have benefited from the therapeutic effects of naturally occurring SA precursors, which readily metabolize to SA and provide analgesic, anti- inflammatory and antipyretic benefits.
Jun 15, 2011
Codif Recherche et Nature utilized the lipolytic properties of the Brazilian pepper tree to create its latest slimming active.
May 16, 2011
Sinerga has developed an anti-aging peptide to reduce oxidative damage and inhibit the glycation of dermal proteins.
Apr 29, 2011
IBR Ltd. has developed a complex comprised of three anti-aging compounds for skin lightening and whitening.
Apr 25, 2011
The Provital Group has created an active that controls the pH of skin to reduce its reactivity and sensitivity.