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Patent Pick: Melatonin + CoQ10 Anti-aging

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from the University of Granada, relates to melatonin and CoQ10 for anti-aging skin benefits.

How Cosmetics R&D Should Be Using Neuroscience

In this interview, neuroscientist Helen Fisher, Ph.D., describes what companies are not doing to innovate but should be. She will give the Frontiers of Science Award Lecture during the December 2015 SCC Annual Meeting in New York. Cosmetics & Toiletries is sponsoring her talk.

Patent Pick: W/O Stabilizing Emulsifier

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's choice describes emulsifiers with w/o-stabilizing properties that are cold-processable and have a relatively low melting point.

Patent Pick: Calcium Fluoride Biocide

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a composition based on calcium fluoride for antiseptic applications.

Patent Pick: Bougainvillea Encapsulation

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight describes the use of Bougainvillea plant cells to encapsulate active ingredients.

Patent Pick: Benzyl Benzoate Deodorant

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's patent, from Robertet S.A., is a benzyl benzoate derivative for deodorant compositions.

Patent Pick: Glutathione Antioxidant

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a glutathione-containing antioxidant for application in cosmetic, food and pharma products.

Patent Pick: Cosmetic Particle Deposition

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from L'Oréal, is an invention aimed at improving the deposition of cosmetic particles to skin or hair.

Patent Pick: White Rose and Gartanin Anti-aging

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's technology is a skin lightening, anti-wrinkle composition based on white rose petal extract and a gartanin derivative.

Patent Pick: Soap-reacting Formula

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's pick is a composition designed to react with soap to improve washing.

Patent Pick: Mint Skin Active

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from AmorePacific, relates to mint (Mentha haplocalyx) for active skin care.

Patent Pick: Chaotropic Skin Hydration

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention, from Procter & Gamble, relates to a chaotropic agent to increase skin hydration.

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