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Mar 20, 2006 | 05:14 PM CST
Aquea Scientific Corporation announced the launch of its delivery system to enable face wash, body wash, shampoo or conditioning products to deposit cosmeceutical additives.
Feb 28, 2006 | 06:13 PM CST
By: Rachel Chapman
Dov Tamarkin, PhD, of Foamix Ltd. (Ness Ziona, Israel), explains how a delivery technology developed for pharmaceutical and ophthalmic applications is penetrating the personal care industry.
Feb 22, 2006 | 10:54 AM CST
Acrux, an Australian company offering technologies for delivering drugs across the skin, announced an agreement with the New York-based Population Council Inc...
Feb 02, 2006 | 09:09 AM CST
By: Victor A. Raul, Gerald K. Schalau and Michael …
Cross-linked silicones such as adhesives and elastomers are useful as delivery systems for active ingredients in personal care products. A variety of actives can be loaded in these structures and release rates can be increased with the aid of a silicone surfactant.
Feb 02, 2006 | 09:03 AM CST
By: Patricia Aikens, PhD, BASF Corp.
Microfine zinc oxide and coated titanium dioxide have been shown to provide excellent broad-spectrum UV protection for the skin. The author describes how the small size prevents the scattering of visible light and prevents undesirable whitening effect on the skin.
Jan 12, 2006 | 10:40 AM CST
According to the European Science Foundation (ESF), Europe is leading a revolution in pharmaceuticals. This was one of the major conclusions of a two-year study by the ESF entitled “Scientific Forward Look on Nanomedicine.”
Dec 23, 2005 | 05:33 PM CST
By: Dov Tamarkin, PhD, Power Paper Ltd.
This article describes the iontophoresis technique and discusses possible applications of iontophoresis in cosmetics. It also describes recent advances making this technique accessible for consumers at home.
Dec 23, 2005 | 04:47 PM CST
By: Joanna Newton and Catherine Stoller, Dow Corni…
In physical association with active ingredients, silicones can act as delivery vehicles for actives in skin and hair; they can also provide improved sensory and aesthetic benefits, enhanced SPF and prolonged fragrance intensity.
Dec 23, 2005 | 04:18 PM CST
By: Adi Shefer, Charlene Ng and Sam Shefer, Salvon…
A nanosphere technology platform enhances the deposition of encapsulated ingredients on body surfaces after rinse-off application and provides a prolonged release action.
Dec 23, 2005 | 03:57 PM CST
By: Tharwat Tadros, Wokingham; Lorna Kessell, Uniq…
Nanodispersions can be stabilized by various techniques to prevent flocculation, Ostwald ripening and coalescence in solubilized systems, liposomes, microemulsions, nanoemulsions and nanosuspensions. Examples are described.