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Oct 08, 2014 | 09:16 AM CDT

L'Oréal Obtains Business License to Market Chinese Episkin

By: Katie Anderson

L'Oréal was granted a Chinese business license for Shanghai Episkin Biotechnology Ltd., the company it created to market the Asian version of its reconstructed skin model Episkin.

Oct 07, 2014 | 04:45 PM CDT

Are Silicones Safe and Sustainable? What are the Alternatives?

By: Arthur Georgalas, Georgalas Endeavors LLC, War…

Alternative hydrocarbons, esters, ethers and emollients aim to replace D5, and to a lesser extent, low viscosity silicone fluids—and many of them meet the mark. However, a second look at why silicones are being replaced is advised. Formulators may want to evaluate the data themselves for both safety and environmental aspects to make their own judgments.

Oct 06, 2014 | 04:44 PM CDT

PCHi 2015 Conference Growing to Explore Latest Trends

By: Jeff Falk

New topic segments to address the up-to-date challenges and trends within the cosmetics industry announced for 2015 conference.

Oct 03, 2014 | 11:25 AM CDT

Copolymer to Improve Pigment Dispersion in Lipsticks

By: Giuseppina Viscardi, Monza, Italy; Nicola Garu…

Lipstick is formulated with pigments for the obvious reason of color, but formulators always face the same technical difficulties of pigment dispersion and final shade matching. The present article explores solving these two lipstick dilemmas with an amphiphilic copolymer to improve pigment dispersion and texture of lipsticks.

Oct 01, 2014 | 10:18 AM CDT

New Skin Lightening Actives Are Just a Trail Away

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

The anti-aging market has soared in recent years to become one of the biggest earning segments for the cosmetic industry, and next to wrinkle reducing, skin whitening/lightening is one of its most common claims, especially in the Asian cosmetics market.

Oct 01, 2014 | 09:51 AM CDT

Sederma Celebrates 50 Years

By: Katie Anderson

Sederma is celebrating 50 years of being a cosmetic active ingredient supplier. For its anniversary, the company is inviting the industry to meet the people at Sederma on its Facebook and LinkedIn page.

Sep 30, 2014 | 03:01 PM CDT

The Support of Family: Boosted Preservation Solutions to Protect Your Products

By: schülke inc.

The boosting effect that ethylhexylglycerin has on many antimicrobial materials is well established and described in several patents, and schülke has created a family of ethylhexylglycerin preservative blends that provide a boosting effect to a range of materials.

Sep 30, 2014 | 02:43 PM CDT

Kline Introduces Report on the Sexual Wellness Market

By: Jeff Falk

Lubricants among the products that offer opportunities for personal care brands; retailers respond to growing consumer expectations of these products with larger intimate health sections.

Sep 30, 2014 | 02:23 PM CDT

Lipotec Introduces Anti-cellulite Active with Night Action

By: Katie Anderson

Lipotec, a Lubrizol company, has introduced an active that fights cellulite at night.

Sep 30, 2014 | 11:02 AM CDT

Red Snow Algae Powder for Skin Cell Longevity

Snow Algae Powder
By: Mibelle Biochemistry

The survival instincts of Alpine snow algae can be conferred to skin cells, extending their longevity. And, as shown in this video, a tube photobioreactor is used to grow and harvest the algae, from with this extract is made.