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Oct 05, 2011 | 02:16 PM CDT
By: Katie Anderson (Schaefer), Cosmetics & Toiletr…
This issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine is all about making skin comfortable and improving skin feel. With respect to making sunburned skin more comfortable, the issue features an article by KM Hanson et al. on the antioxidants vitamin E and diethylhexylsyringlidene malonate in sunscreens for the prevention of UV-induced ROS.
Oct 05, 2011 | 12:05 PM CDT
By: Isabelle Van Reeth, Xinyan R. Bao, Yasuhiro Ka…
Mastering formulating techniques with water-in-silicone emulsifiers can help cosmetic chemists create stable emulsions that combine distinctive aesthetics with improved performance. Here, the authors describe how altering parameters including the water to silicone/oil ratio, mixing processes, emulsifier levels, the nature of the external and internal phases, and the presence or lack of co-emulsifiers affect the characteristics of final formulations.
Oct 05, 2011 | 11:40 AM CDT
By: Mike J. Fevola, Johnson & Johnson
Carbomers, a family of crosslinked acrylic acid polymers, are essential ingredients in numerous products, including: pharmaceuticals; cosmetics and personal care items; household, industrial and institutional care products; printing inks; adhesives and coatings. This column will explore the chemistry and properties of carbomers that have earned them this well-deserved reputation.
Oct 04, 2011 | 09:49 AM CDT
The Lubrizol Corporation’s Noveon Consumer Specialties has introduced a polymer that provides sensory properties and electrolyte tolerance.
Sep 29, 2011 | 05:18 PM CDT
As a result of the partnership between Clariant and KitoZyme, Clariant is launching Touch of Nature, a range of Kitozyme's sensory enhancing biopolymers for skin, body and hair care formulations. The range will launch under the Clariant product lines: Vitipure, Velsan and Zenvivo.
Sep 07, 2011 | 09:30 AM CDT
At In-Cosmetics Asia in Bangkok, BRB International BV will launch a trimethylsiloxysilicate line of film-formers for a variety of applications.
Aug 24, 2011 | 09:52 AM CDT
Mibelle Biochemistry has introduced a lip-plumping active derived from yellow mustard shoots.
Aug 17, 2011 | 10:35 AM CDT
Seppic has introduced a vegetable-derived, sustainable o/w emulsifier with a light skin feel.
Aug 01, 2011 | 01:53 PM CDT
By: Luigi Rigano, Industrial Consulting and Resear…
The quest for PEG-free surfactants and emulsifiers has led to new classes of vegetal-derived, ethylene oxidefree ingredients for environmentally friendly personal care products. Two such ingredients, described here, are based on the combination of olive oil and vegetable proteins with the first derived from oat and the second, with glutamic acid. These materials provide mildness and skin protection benefits.
Jul 28, 2011 | 05:32 PM CDT
Zenitech has added an emollient butter to its Zenifresh line that can be used in hair, skin and sun care products.