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Jun 04, 2012 | 03:11 PM CDT
By: Jill B. Costa, PhD, Bell Flavors and Fragrance…
Outdoor, indoor and self-tanning products have different usage profiles, thus fragrancing each product type has special considerations with respect to the overall fragrance structure and the types of characters that work best. The present article reviews fragrance structure and discusses specific considerations for each product type to assist formulators in designing successful sun care products.
Jun 04, 2012 | 03:03 PM CDT
By: David C. Steinberg, Steinberg Consultants
On March 11, 2003, the European Union (EU) published the 7th Amendment to its Cosmetic Directive 76/768/EEC. Among the changes was the addition of the 26 popular fragrance ingredients to the Annex III “List of Substances Which Cosmetic Products Must Not Contain Except Subject to the Restrictions Laid Down.” These are now commonly referred to as the EU Fragrance Allergens.
Jun 04, 2012 | 02:56 PM CDT
By: Y. Zheng, MD, PhD, Third Affiliated Hospital o…
Previous studies demonstrate that skin buffering capacity can be measured in vitro by applying several concentrations of hydrogen chloride (HCl) and sodium hydroxide (NaOH) on skin and evaluating the pH change pre- and post-dosing. Here, the authors employed this technique to evaluate the buffering capacity of skin layers including intact SC, denuded SC and dermis skin samples.
Jun 04, 2012 | 02:42 PM CDT
By: Katerina Steventon, PhD, FaceWorkshops
Although market trends for sun protection might make consumers believe otherwise, many younger individuals continue to desire and pursue tan skin. This is regardless of the awareness for the relationship between sun exposure and melanoma, and strong prevention messages in the media.
Jun 04, 2012 | 02:12 PM CDT
By: Susan Raffy, Susan Raffy Consulting
“The first antiperspirant made entirely from ingredients from nature,” is a pretty strong claim for a product category that is well-established; but without comparing it to every other antiperspirant on the market, one cannot definitively say whether it is the “first” or not.
Jun 04, 2012 | 01:05 PM CDT
Wacker showcased a new generation of aminofunctional film-forming silicone emulsions for hair care applications at this year’s FCE Cosmetique in São Paulo, Brazil.
Jun 04, 2012 | 12:50 PM CDT
Brendan Cummins, former chief executive officer of Ciba Specialty Chemicals, has been elected to Ashland Inc.'s board of directors.
Jun 01, 2012 | 07:15 AM CDT
European distributor of speciality chemicals Azelis has appointed Blair Illingworth as president and director of European operations.
May 30, 2012 | 04:19 PM CDT
Richard Trojan, who previously worked at Videojet Technologies and Newell Rubbermaid, takes over for Keith Carlson.
May 29, 2012 | 05:35 PM CDT
Internal research at TRI-K has enabled the identification of a unique botanical isolate, Hordeum Vulgare Seed Isolate, which has been incorporated into TRIglyphix™ Sense to reduce redness and razor burn in shaving applications.