Recent in Anti-irritant (page 5 of 5)
Oct 10, 2007
Silab introduces an Indian plant extract that possesses anti-inflammatory properties to soothe irritated and sensitive skin.
Jun 6, 2007
Greentech has created a soothing active for sensitive and reactive skins.
Apr 11, 2007
Atrium Biotechnologies has announced the creation of a tri-peptide linked to a lipid for optimal penetration and efficacy in reducing inflammation and redness.
Jan 24, 2007
Fresh has formulated a night serum containing mamaku extract that is said to re-energize the cells overnight.
May 23, 2006
As the summer months rapidly approach, sun protection becomes an immediate matter.
Apr 27, 2006 | Caroline Segond, Eric Théron, Virginie Petit and Alain Loiseau, Laboratories Roche Nicholas S.A.S
Madecassoside and one of its isomers, terminoloside, are responsible of the infl ammatory response modulation on stressed keratinocytes. This highly purified and titrated blend of triterpenes, extracted from Centella asiatica, is preventing immune disorders, protecting the cells and preserving the keratinocytes renewal potential.
Feb 2, 2006 | Rachel Chapman
Originally cultivated for lamp fuel, lubrication and dietary fat, olives are an old favorite. After centuries of discovery from trial and error, uses for olive oil began to emerge in medical and cosmeceutical home remedies. A naturally occurring chemical found in extra virgin olive oil has been found to exhibit non-steroidal anti-inflammatory properties similar to ibuprofen, according to Gary Beauchamp, Ph.D., director and president, Monell Chemical Senses Center.
Dec 23, 2005 | Dr. Patrice Andre, LVMH Parfums & Cosmetiques; Dr. Anne Humeau, SOMAIG; and Dr. Laurent Sousselier, Naturactiva
Phytoplankton or micro algae is a diversified, sustainable and ecological source of innovative ingredients for cosmetics. We introduce three species that help relieve the skin from various stresses and restore homeostasis: Phaeodactylum tricornutum, Porphyridium cruentum and Skeletonema costatum.
Dec 23, 2005 | Ken Jones, Aloecorp Inc.
Aloe has therapeutic properties in the skin and elsewhere in the body extending even to the immune system, as has been demonstrated by scientific research published within the last 30 years.
Dec 13, 2005 | Gil Yosipovitch, MD, and Kelly L. Barham, MD
This review of literature suggests that crosstalk between the stratum corneum and nerve fibers in the epidermis is the process by which itch is transmitted to the central nervous system. A rationale is presented for using moisturizers to reduce itch.
Dec 13, 2005 | Ivy Lee and H.I. Maibach
Use of mineral spa water and seawater has been and continues to be a common treatment modality for inflammatory skin conditions such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis and irritant contact dermatitis.
May 6, 2003 | Mamoru Tsuchida and Kunio Shimada, NOF Corporation, Tsukuba Research Laboratory
A new phospholipid polymer has been developed for various applications, including cosmetics. In this report, the authors evaluate the polymer's ability to reduce several indicators of surfactant-irritated skin. They also demonstrate the polymer's potential for increasing the lasting time of perfumes.