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Apr 21, 2017
In this patent application, tech company Philips is putting the heat on sebum, literally, via a facial cleansing device with new capabilities.
Apr 19, 2017
A study has discovered stem cells collected from human fat can potentially be used for anti-aging treatments. While the study needs further review, it has potential to open new therapeutical opportunities.
Apr 13, 2017
The latest issue of the Annals of Improbable Research is focused on faces. In it, facial coloration via carotenoids rated higher than coloration via melanin. This suggests a new approach to self-tanners and skin care.
Apr 13, 2017
The company explains, “Integrating diagnostic capabilities with stylish, user-friendly devices enables brands to make personalized product recommendations at scale.”
Apr 11, 2017
Whitening may be a preference for skin care actives, especially in the East, but when it comes to sun protection, it's all about transparency. That's where this Shiseido invention is 'clearly' focused.
Mar 24, 2017 | Rachel Grabenhofer, Managing Editor, Cosmetics & Toiletries
When panelists were asked what they wanted in a tomato sauce, no one ever said “extra chunky.” They had to discover they liked it. This is a critically important step in understanding consumer desires and tastes.
Mar 22, 2017
Hair care is getting bossy. In this patent application, Unilever explores a sericin-based treatment that straightens and smooths hair, reducing volume to make it behave.
Mar 16, 2017
As luck would have it, Boots inventors found that red clover polyphenols, along with those from a wide selection of other plants, impart antioxidant benefits to protect skin—especially in combination. A recent patent application explains.
Mar 15, 2017
A recent study shows a correlation between melanin-rich skin and sunburn, raising concern of skin cancer prevention perceptions.
Mar 13, 2017 | Jeb Gleason-Allured
Over the last decade the internet and social media have rewritten the transparency rules for brands and retailers, while also removing traditional barriers to entry for startup companies.
Mar 10, 2017
Any ethnobotanist will tell you St. John's Wort is well-known to keep some forms of depression in check. It also may lift your spirits knowing skin can benefit from its berries, as a recent study explains.
Mar 10, 2017
Structural coloration based on asymmetric absorption. Translation: surprising optical effects. Harvard inventors are sparkling with vivid excitement; dig deeper into the layers of this new patent application.