Recent in Conditioner/Moisturizer (page 13 of 16)
Jul 2, 2007 | Martina Herrmann, Imke Meyer, Holger Joppe and Gabriele Vielhaber, Symrise GmbH & Co KG
Damaged skin often is associated with increased levels of interleukin-1 (IL-1) and/or prostaglandin E2 (PGE2). In the present study, researchers combined (-)-α-bisabolol, a potent IL-1α inhibitor, with ginger extract, an efficient PGE2 inhibitor. The synergistic anti-irritant efficacy of this mixture was shown in vivo on detergent-induced erythema.
Jun 12, 2007
Symrise has built its portfolio of extracts to include a number of berries, some of which are not well-known in the personal care industry.
May 23, 2007
Multifunctional ingredients like silicones allow product manufacturers to simplify formulations while maintaining or improving product performance.
May 22, 2007
Amerchol has created conditioning polymers that manage hair types requiring volume control, and condition unruly, difficult-to-manage hair.
May 8, 2007
Industry expert Tony O’Lenick asks: What is the difference between an oil and a butter? Carter LaVay, president of Zenitech, offers his insight.
Apr 2, 2007 | Natalie Ben-Zur, Natto Biosciences, Daniel M. Goldman, Supreme Business Services Inc.
Personal care formulators continue to pursue skin care materials that are capable of both moisturization and exfoliation. γ-Poly glutamic acid (INCI: natto gum) meets these multifaceted demands. A review of the literature and research presented here examines the science of natto gum and explores its applications in personal care.
Mar 13, 2007
Arch Personal Care Products has developed a natural active designed to regulate the skin’s ability to channel moisture to the areas where it is needed most.
Feb 28, 2007
Several cosmetic and personal products have used emu oil to enhance their products. From creams to the oil itself, manufacturers are touting its properties to enrich skin.
Jan 30, 2007
Natural Sourcing LLC has created a cold pressed pomegranate seed oil for cosmeceutical use.
Nov 29, 2006
Bayer HealthCare has introduced an blend of two triterpenic isomers designed to improve the differentiation of the keratinocyte and epidermis functionality...
Nov 28, 2006
Lonza Inc.'s Personal Care Business Unit has introduced a natural polysaccharide, designed to enhance skin care actives...
Nov 15, 2006
Cognis Care Chemicals. has introduced a new power conditioning concept.