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Apr 24, 2014 | 03:31 PM CDT

'Improved Antioxidant Penetration': Letter to the Editor

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

A recent Letter to the Editor calls to question the some details in the logic presented in an April 2014 Cosmetics & Toiletries article.

Apr 24, 2014 | 12:40 PM CDT

Registration for NYSCC's "Cosmetics in Contemporary Brazil" Open

By: Jeff Falk

Preceding Suppliers' Day, The New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists is presenting "Cosmetics in Contemporary Brazil."

Apr 24, 2014 | 08:56 AM CDT

Launch of 2015 in-cosmetics Korea Announced

Reed Exhibitions, the organizers of the in-cosmetics group of events, announced the launch of a new addition to its portfolio in Asia.

Apr 22, 2014 | 05:22 PM CDT

MIT Researchers Develop 'Feature Tuning' Algorithm

Researchers at MIT have developed an algorithm for the “feature tuning” of digital images, specifically faces, for improved memorability and other qualities. While the technology is implicated for effects in social media, it also suggests new considerations for digital imaging in cosmetic product development.

Apr 22, 2014 | 04:34 PM CDT

Sederma Launches Website in Russian

Sederma announced new services for its Russian customers, including a translated website and Russian-speaking sales team.

Apr 22, 2014 | 03:08 PM CDT

Shiseido to Open Center for Hair Regeneration Research

By: Abby Penning

The Shiseido Cell-Processing and Expansion Center (SPEC) is set to open on May 1, 2014, and will centralize the research and development of regenerative hair treatments.

Apr 22, 2014 | 02:52 PM CDT

Baobab Protein to Improve Hair Condition

TRI-K Industries has developed a multifunctional protein from baobab that helps to repair damage, increase hair strength, protect from UV damage, moisturize dry hair and nourish strands.

Apr 22, 2014 | 12:26 PM CDT

Octocrylene Concerns Flag Industry's Attention

By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries…

The industry reacts to a new study published in Contact Dermatitis reviews reports of the UV absorber octocrylene for its potential to cause photo contact allergy.

Apr 22, 2014 | 11:45 AM CDT

Phenoxyethanol as a Safe and Important Preservative in Personal Care

By: John Krowka, PhD, and Linda Loretz, PhD, Perso…

The effective preservation of personal care products and cosmetics is vitally important to inhibit microbial growth. Phenoxyethanol has a long history as an effective preservative, with well-documented human and environmental safety profiles. This is a valuable option in formulators’ and microbiologists’ toolboxes for safe and effective control of microbial growth, as is reviewed here.

Apr 22, 2014 | 10:36 AM CDT

Green Materials Featured at Sustainable Cosmetics Summit (15-17 May)

Sustainable Cosmetic Summit

For the first time, a summit will look at the entire supply chain of green cosmetic ingredients: from the sourcing of agricultural materials, processing methods, sustainability standards, ingredient authenticity, to the formulation and marketing in cosmetic products.