Table of Contents:

June 2014

Editor's Note for this Issue

Formulating Articles

Behenamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate for Hair Conditioning

By: Tao Gao, Sino Lion (USA), Ltd., East Hanover, NJ US; and Feng Zan, Nanjing Huashi Chemical Co., Ltd., and Nanjing University of Technology, Nanjing, China

Strategies for Hair Repair, Strengthening and Growth

By: Luigi Rigano, PhD; ISPE srl, Milan, Italy

Research Articles

A Hair Dyeing Solution for the Dye-allergic Consumer

By: Nicholas Blickenstaff and Garrett Coman, University of California at San Francisco and University of Utah, Salt Lake City; Ashley Edwards, Touro University, Vallejo, California; and Howard I. Maibach, MD, University of California at San Francisco

Phenoxyethanol as a Safe and Important Preservative in Personal Care

By: John Krowka, PhD, and Linda Loretz, PhD, Personal Care Products Council; Karolina Brzuska and Jose Filipe Almeida, PhD, Cosmetics Europe; Megan Diehl and Stanley J. Gonsior, The Dow Chemical Company; Andress Johnson, PhD, and Stephané Sellam, Thor Special

What’s Happening in Hair Damage, Protection and Repair

By: Robert Lochhead, PhD, and Heather Pearson, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, USA

Literature Review: Damage, Growth and Conditioning in Hair

By: Cosmetics & Toiletries editors

Testing Articles

From the Archives … Flexabrasion: A Method for Evaluating Hair Strength

By: J. Alan Swift, University of Liverpool, Liverpool UK; Surinder P. Chahal and Debra L. Coulson, Croda Colloids Ltd., Ditton, Cheshire UK; Nicholas I. Challoner, Croda Oleochemicals Ltd., Goole, East Yorkshire UK

Quantifying the Performance of Hair Styling Products

By: Trefor A. Evans, PhD, TA Evans LLC, Princeton, NJ

Market Data Articles

Product Innovation Gives Hair Care a Boost

By: Oru Mohiuddin, Euromonitor International