Recent in Formulating Aids (page 9 of 9)
Nov 1, 2005 | Albert Shansky, PhD, Albert Shansky Consultants Inc.
Antichaotropic salts stabilize cysteine by lowering the water activity in an aqueous solution. This technique can be used to extend the shelf life of cysteine permanent wave solutions.
Sep 30, 2005 | Giovanni Pantini, Solvay Solexis SpA
Clinical studies described here show that perfluoropolyether phosphate behaves as a very mild acidic agent, being effective in decreasing the pH without increasing the collateral effects of acidic compositions.
May 6, 2003 | Dennis Laba, Elementis Specialties
This article explains how to select a thickener from nine basic thickener groups that enable the chemist to change a product's viscosity and rheological properties, such as stability, feel and flow.
May 6, 2003 | Giovanni Pantini and Rossella Ingoglia, Ausimont SpA; and Fabio Brunetta, Kalis
Chemically modifying a Z-type perfluropolyether by introducing phosphate groups yields a multifunctional material useful for preparing aqueous solutions, hydrogels and emissions. Formulation guidelines and cosmetic properties of the material are discussed
May 6, 2003 | G. Guglielmini and A. Cristoni, Indena S.p.A.
A lipophilic extract from the fruits of the Chinese plant Zanthoxylum alatum Roxb can be diluted with oleyl alcohol to yield a cometic ingredient that soothes sensitive skin.
May 6, 2003 | Anthony J. O'Lenick, Jr., Siltech LLC and Carter LaVay, Zenitech LLC
Naturally occurring castor oil and succinic acid can be reached to make a polyester (such as castor succinate) and then functionalized to provide benefits in cosmetic formulations.