Table of Contents:

May 2017

Formulating Articles

Don’t Count On Genetics, Sunscreens are the Best Bet

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Make the Color Connection: The Art and Science of Shade-matching with Pigments

By: Stacey House and Edward Bartholomey, Kobo Products, Inc., South Plainfield, NJ USA

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Skin Cleansing

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Research Articles

K-beauty A to Z: An Interview with Janice Kang

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Dermal-epidermal Separation, Part II: Enzymatic Digestion

By: Ying Zou, Shanghai Skin Disease Hospital, Shanghai and University of California, San Francisco, and Howard I. Maibach, M.D., University of California, San Francisco

The Name's Bond, H-F Bond. Leveraging Divergent Fluorine Forces

By: Giovanni Pantini, Studio 24, Milan

K-beauty: Eastern Ritual vs. Western Pace, Adopting a Mindset

By: Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., Independent Skincare Consultancy East Yorkshire, UK

Regulatory Articles

Editor's Note: Little Jars, Big Effects

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Guiding Sunscreen Traffic Across the Globe

By: Karen Yarussi-King, Global Regulatory Associates, Inc., Raleigh, N.C. USA

Cosmetovigilance and Safety Assessment in the World of Active Ingredients

By: Robert Ross-Fichtner, Angela Mazza, MD, and Anna Schwanke, Focal Point Research Inc., Mississauga, Ontario

Halal Regulations: Where Culture and Cosmetics Meet

By: Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., ISPE srl, Milan, Italy

Testing Articles

Reaching a Zen-like State in Skin: Biomimetic Peptide to Balance Sensitivity

By: Estelle Loing, Ph.D., IFF/Lucas Meyer Cosmetics, Québec (Québec), Canada