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Jan 30, 2008 | 09:22 AM CST
Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, a division of Cognis France, has introduced a complex of plant and marine origin designed to protect skin against aging.
Jan 29, 2008 | 04:36 PM CST
Acetyl hexapeptide-3 and -8 is powering growth in cosmeceuticals. Its use more than doubled between 2006 and 2007.
Jan 16, 2008 | 09:10 AM CST
Sederma has created an active that addresses the affects of aging skin. The new ingredient reportedly is a complementary source of calcium and essential amino acids and is especially designed to reboost cell metabolism and protein synthesis.
Jan 10, 2008 | 09:47 AM CST
A newly developed biomimetic tetrapeptide has been linked to a lipid for higher stability and optimal skin penetration.
Jan 04, 2008 | 10:02 AM CST
By: G. Pauly, MD; P. Moussou, PhD; J.-L. Contet-Au…
Most antiaging products claim to act on the dermis; however, the epidermis, a key element of cutaneous aging, is often forgotten. In the present study, researchers selected an acetylated tetrapeptide for its effect on epidermis cohesion, triggered by activity on syndecan-1 and collagen XVII; these effects are confirmed in vivo.
Jan 04, 2008 | 09:45 AM CST
By: N. Akhtar, Gulfishan, M. Ahmed,The Islaima Uni…
The current work aimed to formulate a stable w/o emulsion containing grapefruit extract by entrapping the extract in the inner aqueous phase. The final formula was found to have skin-whitening, moisturizing, cleansing and antiwrinkle effects, among others.
Dec 18, 2007 | 01:40 PM CST
Silab has created an ingredient from purified chick peas that addresses environmental skin damage in men and energizes skin cells.
Dec 18, 2007 | 01:18 PM CST
Berries are especially festive and bright during the holidays. Their high content of antioxidants and vitamins has quickly facilitated a move into skin care, in particular in radiance and antiaging formulas.
Dec 07, 2007 | 02:01 PM CST
The Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology has published a report claiming that topically applied caffeine is a succesful slimming agent.
Dec 03, 2007 | 01:16 PM CST
By: Michiyo Sasajima, Shigeru Moriwaki, Mitsuyuki …
t-Flavanone, trans-3, 4′-dimethyl-3-hydroxyflavanone, promotes the growth of hair follicles and increases hair diameter. It has been established for the treatment of male pattern baldness. This study examines its application to treat female pattern baldness.