Recent in Chemistry (page 15 of 19)
Feb 1, 2007 | Charles Fox, Independent Consultant
The following column discusses the latest technological advancements in the fields of hair care, skin care, oral care, sunscreen, color cosmetics and more.
Dec 28, 2006 | Charles Fox, Independent Consultant
This column discusses recent technology surrounding peptides in hydrocollids to gel and viscosify.
Dec 18, 2006
Tony O’Lenick asks: What is the difference between a “natural" and a so-called “nature-identical" fragrance? Steve Herman provides the answers.
Dec 5, 2006
Industry expert Ken Klein presents this emulsion formulating brain teaser.
Dec 4, 2006
Industry expert Tony O'Lenick explains the difference between oleophilic and siliphilic.
Dec 1, 2006 | Bud Brewster, Cosmetics & Toiletries
This column highlights various cosmetic patents throughout the years. It should serve as a guide for future innovation.
Dec 1, 2006 | Charles Fox, Independent Consultant
This column discusses new ingredients that can be formulated into moisturizing personal care products. In addition, interesting new formulas for moisturizing products are also discussed.
Nov 6, 2006
Industry expert Tony O'Lenick asks: What is the difference between a fatty surfactant and a fluoro surfactant? Bruce Baker of ICT Chemicals Inc. provides the answer.
Nov 1, 2006 | Charles Fox, Independent Consultant
This column describes EPDME as a useful cosmetic ingredient that can give a good skin care effect in both water-based formulas and oil-based formulas, and its polarity can be controlled easily.
Oct 10, 2006
Industry expert Tony O’Lenick asks: What is the difference between sun protection and broad spectrum protection? Olga V. Dueva-Koganov of Ciba provides the answer.
Oct 2, 2006 | Charles Fox, Independent Consultant
In recent years, in response to increased consumer demand for antiperspirants with deodorant functions, the antiperspirant deodorant market has expanded. Accordingly, each company is energetically doing research on body odor and developing antiperspirants.
Sep 26, 2006
Industry expert Ken Klein tests your shampoo formulating knowledge with this brain teaser.