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Jul 15, 2008 | 03:39 PM CDT
A recent scientific study suggests that a compound produced in the body that is similar to the active ingredient in marijuana may be useful to treat acne and skin dryness.
May 01, 2008 | 11:38 AM CDT
By: Sascha Herrwerth, Holger I. Leidreiter, Uta Ko…
Polysilicone-19, a new cationic siloxane copolymer for rinse-off shampoos and conditioners, is shown here to protect dyed hair against UV fading and damage and to provide a conditioning effect.
Mar 12, 2008 | 09:26 AM CDT
Croda has introduced a patented citrate ester demonstrating benefits in sun protection. The booster works with organic sunscreen actives to optimize absorption of the UVA spectra and prevent damage to the skin.
Feb 05, 2008 | 08:32 AM CST
By: P. Morganti, Mavi Sud Srl; E. Ruocco, Universi…
This article describes the study of a topical sunscreen formulation that contains titanium dioxide and ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate for UV protection, and phosphatidylcholine and hydrosoluble azelaic acid for acne control.
Feb 05, 2008 | 08:13 AM CST
By: Craig Bonda, The HallStar Company
This article provides a visual depiction of pathways that UV filters undergo when exposed to solar radiation; such pathways often lead to photo-instability. A fluorescence technique is described that has led the author to identify compounds that preserve photostability in a novel manner— by quenching the UV filter’s singlet excited state.
Jan 25, 2008 | 04:55 PM CST
Agreements allows Merck to manufacture Sol-Gel's process to encapsulate organic UV filters for cosmetic products.
Dec 06, 2007 | 11:26 AM CST
Scientists at Johns Hopkins have discovered that an extract of broccoli sprouts protects the skin against thel ultraviolet rays.
Oct 09, 2007 | 02:57 PM CDT
Tony O’Lenick asks Craig Bonda, an expert in photostabilization and sunscreen technology from Hall Star, "What is the difference between a sunscreen and a photostabilizer?"
Sep 11, 2007 | 03:57 PM CDT
iSoy Technologies has created ferulic soy glycerides (FSG), an active ingredient derived from soy oil and ferulic acid.
Jun 01, 2007 | 10:33 AM CDT
By: Ian L. Gatfield, Jens-Michael Hilmer and Heinz…
The naturally occurring ethyl ester of p-methoxycinnamic acid can undergo efficient enzymatic conversion into the corresponding isoamyl ester via lipase catalysis using natural isoamyl alcohol as reactant. This transesterification provides a natural route to a popular sunscreen filter.