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Jan 15, 2014 | 09:42 AM CST

Integrating Research & Discovery: Cosmetics & Toiletries Proudly Announces Launch of C&T Summit

University of Pennsylvania Irvine Auditorium

Select Speakers. Heightened Experience. All Encompassing. These are three unique elements upon which Cosmetics & Toiletries has built the Cosmetics & Toiletries Summit, launching June 26-27, 2014, at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. This is more than an event, it’s an integrated experience.

Jan 14, 2014 | 05:18 PM CST

Croda Launches Interactive Hair Damage eBook

By: Katie Anderson

To facilitate a better understanding of the causes of hair damage, Croda has launched an interactive, electronic Hair Damage eBook.

Jan 14, 2014 | 01:56 PM CST

Read the Label Online: Online RTL: L'Oréal Paris Extraordinnaire Gel Lacquer 1-2-3

L'Oréal Extraordinaire Gel-Lacquer 1-2-3 Nail Color
By: Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting

L'Oréal Paris claims to have invented the “perfect nail polish” with Extraordinaire Gel-Lacquer 1-2-3 that delivers the long-lasting (up to 14 days!) manicure effects of a UV-gel manicure without the “harmful” UV rays or salon appointments.

Jan 13, 2014 | 03:31 PM CST

Challenges in Creating NPA and WFM-compliant Natural Formulations

By: Victoria Cherepanov and Nava Dayan, PhD, Innov…

Where does the formulation chemist begin when facing a marketing request for a product stamped with a “natural” label claim? The first step is to identify the certifying organization or government under which the formulation is to be sold, followed by the choice of preservatives. The basic approach to composing natural products is outlined here.

Jan 13, 2014 | 02:39 PM CST

Technology-driven Trends in Nail Polish Color and Texture

By: Frank C. Pagano, PhD; Chanel Inc.

This article reviews several of the latest nail polish trends including nail strips, textures, crackle, magnetic, breathable and color-changing effects. Also discussed are the underlying technologies and raw materials that produce these unique nail effects.

Jan 13, 2014 | 11:26 AM CST

Lipsticks: How They Have Changed and Where They Are Going

By: Rachel Mallon, Nunzio Ripamonti and Natasha Wi…

The composition of lipstick formulations and means of manufacturing and filling them have progressed significantly in the last 100 years. This article reviews the most notable developments in methods of production, innovations in both functional and active ingredients, and breakthroughs in processing. In addition, it explores what the future could hold for lipsticks.

Jan 09, 2014 | 10:09 AM CST

SCC Tackles Claims Substantiation and Genetic Testing at Annual Meeting

By: Katie Anderson

At the Society of Cosmetic Chemists' (SCC) Annual Scientific Meeting and Technology Showcase, which took place on Dec. 12-13, 2013 at the New York Hilton, pertinent subjects were tackled, such as modern claims substantiation, nanomaterials, genetic testing and cosmetic dermatology.

Jan 08, 2014 | 05:23 PM CST

Five Reasons You'll Love the New

By: Steve Owen has been rebuilt, redesigned and reengineered to better serve cosmetic scientists in their product development processes.

Jan 08, 2014 | 03:52 PM CST

Anticipated Baby Boom in China to Affect Baby Care Market

By: Abby Penning

A blog post from Euromonitor's Rob Walker tracks how a likely baby boom in China will not just significantly affect not baby products, but beauty as well.

Jan 08, 2014 | 03:47 PM CST

Evonik Prevents Hair Loss with Skin-identical Sphingolipid

By: Katie Anderson

Evonik has launched a skin-identical sphingolipid that prevents hair loss by addressing scalp health, strengthening the hair follicle and rebalancing the lifecycle of hair.