Recent in Research (page 4 of 40)

Patent Pick: Waterproof Color Retention

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from Eveready Battery Company, Inc., relates to water-resistant compositions that retain color.

Anti-aging Effects of Massage and Electricity

Recent research reported in Health Sciences shows skin moisture, facial fat and wrinkle depth improvements by classic facial massage, and increased oxygen uptake by electrical stimulation.

New Findings in French vs. Brazilian Skin

A new study from the University of São Paulo, Chanel and EVIC, pending publication in the British Journal of Dermatology, shows that French women's skill is better hydrated than Brazilian women's.

Patent Pick: Microbes to Inhibit Foot Odor

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's pick relates to microorganisms that prevent the formation of foot odor caused by other microorganisms.

Patent Pick: Growth Factor Peptide

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a peptide that exhibits growth factor activity in skin.

Patent Pick: Polyglycerol Sun Protection

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's feature, from Johnson & Johnson, relates to sunscreen compositions containing polyglycerol.

Patent Pick: Calming Antitranspirant Deodorant

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from Natura, is an antitranspirant deodorant having dermo-calming effects.

Patent Pick: Honey MMP Inhibitor

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's pick is a makuna honey extract for effects such as MMP inhibition in the skin.

Patent Pick: High-SPF, Low-filter Sunscreen

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from Unilever, is a sunscreen composition that provides high protection with low levels of UV filters.

Patent Pick: Biphasic Multi-benefit Delivery

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's technology is a biphasic non-emulsion cosmetic to simultaneously deliver aqueous-based and oil-based ingredients.

Patent Pick: Skin-lifting Chitosan

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's technology relates to a fast-dissolving chitosan for skin-lifting properties.

Patent Pick: Phase-shifting Formulas

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention relates to phase-shifting formulas for various medical and cosmetic applications.

Can't find what you're looking for? Try searching, or looking through past issues.

Practical Modern Hair Science

Practical Modern Hair Science

Between The Covers Discover:

  • Amino acid distribution and biochemistry
  • Examination of strength and anti-breakage product claims
  • Hair: growth cycle, heat protection, shine, and color intensity and retention
  • Overview of shampoos and issues relating to surfactants
  • Science of hair color including chemical reactions and formulations
  • Ethnic differences in hair and absorption of materials
  • Evaluate and quantify visual properties of hair
  • Dandruff-Causes and biology of the condition
  • Hair styling products and polymers

Click here to order your copy today.

Apply Topically: A Guide to Formulating

Apply Topically: A Guide to Formulating

Finally! This book offers practical approach to the formulation chemist’s day-to-day endeavors by: addressing the innumerable challenges facing the chemist both in design and at bench, such as formulating with/for specific properties; offering valuable “tips” to troubleshooting issues regarding ingredient selection and interaction, regulatory concerns that must be addressed early in development, and the extrapolation of preservative systems; exploring the advantages and limitations of raw materials; addressing scale-up and pilot production process and concerns; and much more.Order your copy today.