Most Popular in Testing
- Soft-focus for the Selfie-obsessed: Eye Tracking to Improve Color Formula Development
- Exposing Ingredient Exposure: It's Better Than We Thought
- Skin Barrier Impaired? Two 'TEWLs' to Tell
- SPF Debate Puts Derms to the Test
- The Perplexing Topic of Hair 'Type': How Do We Classify Hair?
- Zeta Potential and Particle Size to Predict Emulsion Stability
- Measuring Hair Strength, Part I: Stress-Strain Curves
- Measuring and Pre-selecting Functional Filler Pigments
- Beating the Damaging Effects of Heat on Hair
- Defining and Controlling Frizz
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Jul 29, 2015
The SCCS is allowing the cosmetic industry to continue using the high-performing and easy-to-formulate active ingredient used to even skin tones.
Jul 20, 2015
To work against sagging and aging, Lipotec performed a new in vivo test on Uplevity peptide.
Jul 15, 2015
The Antarcticine marine ingredient is Lipotec’s latest in vivo study, which proved its efficacy to fight cold weather and wrinkles.
Jul 1, 2015
A recent internal study proved nitric oxide is safe to reduce acne when lowering inflammation and killing microorganisms.
Jun 26, 2015
In relation, in his Ph.D. thesis, Josu López, researcher, developed and applied three “green” analytical methods to simultaneously analyze and quantify various components used in cosmetics.
Jun 24, 2015
This paper examines a tannin-enriched Terminalia chebula extract. Discussed are its mechanisms for preventative and restorative anti-aging effects, and skin pigmentation control. A pilot clinical study further confirms the extract’s bioactivity to reduce wrinkles and pigmentation. Improvements in yellowish skin tones also were observed, likely due to glycation reversal.
Jun 11, 2015
Kemin reported new in vitro studies confirm the blue-light-absorbing capacity of its marigold-derived FloraGLO Lutein Topical product.
Jun 4, 2015
Heat treatments are among the more popular methods for achieving straight hair, yet their high temperatures are quite damaging to the hair’s structures. Learn about the damaging effects and suggested solutions for repairing heat-damaged hair.
Jun 3, 2015
It is of paramount importance for hair researchers to know the history of hair at the time of applying a treatment. The lack of such knowledge can create misleading results. Thus, a stress-strain test in both dry and wet states can provide a rapid means to check the reliability of the information collected, as is shown here.
May 29, 2015
The European Commission Directorate General for Health and Food Safety will hold a one-day conference in Brussels on June 1, 2015, to determine the criteria to identify endocrine disruptors and the European Food Safety Authority will participate.
May 13, 2015
This article reviews the characteristics and structure of hyaluronic acid (HA), then explores how multi-detector gel permeation/size exclusion chromatography (GPC/SEC) and microrheology techniques can be jointly applied to determine the structure-function relationships that support the successful inclusion of HA in cosmetic formulations. Experimental studies are provided to highlight the value of these techniques.
May 12, 2015
San Diego-based Organovo announced a partnership with cosmetics giant L'Oréal to develop 3D bioprinted skin tissue for the beauty product testing.