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May 19, 2014 | 03:39 PM CDT

Strategies for Hair Repair, Strengthening and Growth

By: Luigi Rigano, PhD; ISPE srl, Milan, Italy

Many approaches can be used to fight hair damage and aging. These include repairing hair structure to recover as much of its integrity as possible and treating hair with specified ingredients to increase strength and resilience. In addition, promoting hair growth can be accomplished by acting on the scalp. The practical application of these strategies is described here.

May 19, 2014 | 02:40 PM CDT

Behenamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate for Hair Conditioning

By: Tao Gao, Sino Lion (USA), Ltd., East Hanover, …

Combining quaternary ammonium and phosphate structures results in a material with amphoteric characteristics. Here, the authors describe behenamidopropyl PG-dimonium chloride phosphate, which was assessed in shampoo and conditioner bases for hair conditioning, softening, combability and anti-static properties; subjective panelist evaluations also were conducted.

May 14, 2014 | 04:23 PM CDT

Lonza Expands Distribution Agreement with Deveraux

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Deveraux is now the exclusive third-party distributor for Lonza’s full line of personal care products, including actives, functional ingredients and preservatives, in the Western United States.

May 13, 2014 | 11:55 AM CDT

Ahlerup and Tabor Join AAK

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

AAK announced it has appointed new team members in anticipation of growth due to the demand for natural and sustainable products as well as rising consumption in China, India and Brazil.

May 12, 2014 | 05:42 PM CDT

Avon, Korres Align in Latin America; Ecuador, Peru Focus on Exports

Avon and Korres have teamed up to gain ground in Latin America, while Ecuador and Peru focus on increasing exports.

May 12, 2014 | 04:35 PM CDT

Sensory, Rheology Solutions at Suppliers' Day

The Lubrizol Corporation presents sensory and rheology innovations for skin and hair at booth 1323 during this week's NYSCC Suppliers' Day.

May 12, 2014 | 02:24 PM CDT

3D Printing 'Popping Up' in Personal Care

3D Printing Demo
By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries…

Three-dimensional (3D) printing is popping up in many fields, including in cosmetics and personal care development; from behind the scenes, in R&D package concept labs, to presentations at in-cosmetics and the April SCS Symposium—even at home, in one former Harvard student's printable cosmetic device concept.

May 12, 2014 | 01:52 PM CDT

Unilever PC President Presents New Beauty Philosophy

Dave Lewis, president of Unilever Personal Care (PC), spoke at the annual WWD Beauty CEO Summit, setting forth the company's strategic direction for growth as well as a new philosophy on beauty.

May 12, 2014 | 12:21 PM CDT

Klotho Gene Variant Found to Enhance Cognition

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

According to new research from Pennsylvania State University, a variant of the Klotho gene, which relates to lifespan, has been connected with improved cognitive functioning. This pathway has been the focus of recent anti-aging research for cosmetics.

May 12, 2014 | 10:12 AM CDT

Gentle Preservative System Launched

To gently preserve personal care systems, schülke inc. has launched euxyl K 900, a multifunctional system.