Most Popular in Research
- Comparatively Speaking: Humectants vs. Emollients vs. Occlusive Agents
- Lipid Enlightenment: A New Way Forward for Personalized Skin Care
- Patent Pick: What L'Oréal is Hiding
- Patent Pick: Liposomes to Deliver Next-gen Cell Regeneration
- Comparatively Speaking: Isotactic vs. Syndiotactic vs. Atactic in Polymers
- Comparatively Speaking: Pathogenic vs. Non-pathogenic Bacteria
- Patent Pick: Harvard Innovates with Films and Flakes
- Comparatively Speaking: Epilation vs. Depilation
- Comparatively Speaking: Fatty Alcohols vs. Fatty Acids vs. Esters
- Phenoxyethanol as a Safe and Important Preservative in Personal Care
Recent in Research (page 4 of 40)
Jan 3, 2017
Teleportation was once science fiction. Today's it's somewhat of a reality, if you consider how Facebook Live, Facetime, Skype, etc., transport our likenesses through time and space. I sense this indirect path may be the future to sunscreens.
Dec 28, 2016
There's a battle ensuing between microbes and anti-microbes that transcends the physical skin barrier to a larger, regulatory one. Regardless, Unilever inventors are charging ahead utilizing electrons to enhance the power of oligodynamic metals.
Dec 25, 2016
The plants we grow for food are facing new climatic challenges. Therefore, researchers of the Max-Planck Society sought to improve their chances of survival against UV; and in the meantime, they improved ours.
Dec 23, 2016
Oxidizers have met their match, if you believe these L'Orél inventors. In this patent application, titanium salts are offered as the basis for natural and powerful hair dyes, without the need for oxidizing agents.
Dec 20, 2016
If you're wishing this season for a better way to fight acne, the inventors on this patent application will make you merry. They've identified a way, via the aryl-hydrocarbon pathway, to treat acne, rosacea, cellulite and more.
Dec 16, 2016
P&G inventors are feelin' it—circadian rhythm. That's why they're investigating methods to find cosmetic actives to go with consumers' flow.
Dec 15, 2016
Michigan State University is onto the next big thing in wearables: powered by you. Researchers there have developed a film-like device that uses nanotech to harness the energy of human movement and power it.
Dec 14, 2016
Henkel inventors have a new trick up their sleeves, as this new patent for controlling the stability and release of deodorant actives explains.
Dec 9, 2016
Six million children in the U.S. currently suffer from food allergies, and the number is growing. Researchers are investigating whether a child’s itchy or irritated skin has something to do with this.
Dec 9, 2016
Researchers in Sweden discovered a potential in protecting skin against diseases with an antioxidant-rich enzyme, RoxP. They believe future testing with this enzyme can lead to positives where formulators can include RoxP in sunscreens to help prevent life-threatening diseases.
Dec 9, 2016
Researchers in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Trondheim, Norway, have been playing in the mud—or clay, rather, and may have unearthed the secret to stable emulsions.
Dec 8, 2016
Research out of Korea regarding the effects of tinted lip products could leave lip product developers pouting.