Most Popular in:

Method Development/Validation

New in Method Development/Validation (page 6 of 200)

Oct 15, 2014 | 10:39 AM CDT

Crodarom Achieves EFfCI's GMP Certification

By: Katie Anderson

Crodarom, member of the Croda International Group, has been awarded the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification for cosmetic ingredients by SGS according to the European Federation for Cosmetic Ingredients (EFfCI).

Oct 15, 2014 | 09:53 AM CDT

Showa Denko Debuts Aqueous Stable Vitamin C Derivative

By: Katie Anderson

At in-cosmetics Asia, Showa Denko K.K. will introduce a vitamin C derivative for personal care that is stable in aqueous solutions.

Oct 14, 2014 | 05:35 PM CDT

Formulating Aftershave

By: Luigi Rigano, PhD, Rigano Laboratories, Milan…

Besides soothing and calming irritated skin, aftershaves are expected to refresh the skin, provide emolliency, reduce blood flow, tone skin, impart scent and antibacterial benefits, and prevent folliculitis, among others. Relevant ingredients for these functions are discussed here in terms of three categories of aftershaves: fluid transparent solutions, thick gels and fluid emulsion lotions.

Oct 14, 2014 | 02:13 PM CDT

EC Restricts Use of Propylparaben, Butylparaben and MCI/MI

By: Katie Anderson

The European Commision has adopted two measures restricting the use of butylparaben, propylparaben and methylchloroisothiazolinone (and) methylisothiazolinone in cosmetic products.

Oct 13, 2014 | 03:22 PM CDT

Patent Picks—Modified Collagen, Cyclodextrin UV/IR Protection, Fatty Acid Anti-inflammation and More for Skin Care

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Patent Picks are compiled by the editors from publicly available sources. This edition features recent inventions related to hydration and thickness, anti-inflammation, UV and infrared protection, controlled release, preservation, wetness protection and more for skin care.

Oct 13, 2014 | 02:55 PM CDT

Clariant Expands Production at Tangerang, Indonesia Site for More Personal Care

By: Katie Anderson

Clariant has announced plans to build a new production facility at its Tangerang, Indonesia site to support regional demands in the personal and home care industry.

Oct 13, 2014 | 02:05 PM CDT

Chinese Market Missing Out On Natural/Organic Beauty Market

By: Katie Anderson

China is losing market share in the Asian natural and organic cosmetics market due to animal testing and formulation challenges, according to a report by Organic Monitor.

Oct 13, 2014 | 09:56 AM CDT

Opportunities in the Vietnamese Cosmetics Market: Q&A with Le Chau Giang

By: Katie Anderson

The Vietnamese cosmetic market is a emerging market with huge potential, according to Le Chau Giang, special adviser to the president of the ASEAN Cosmetic Association and senior director and head of regulatory and medical affairs at Johnson & Johnson Consumer Asia Pacific. Here, she engages in an exclusive Q&A on the Vietnamese cosmetics market with Cosmetics & Toiletries. Hear more of Giang's expertise at in-cosmetics Asia in Bangkok.

Oct 10, 2014 | 10:00 AM CDT

Cosmetic Regulation in Laos

By: To Yo Be, Contributing Consultant

In 1997, Laos (known officially as the Lao People's Democratic Republic) joined the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) trade community, which governs cosmetics as part of the ASEAN Cosmetics Regulation.

Oct 09, 2014 | 09:26 AM CDT

Researchers Report Anti-acne Effects in Resveratrol

By: Katie Anderson

Researchers at the University of California have reported that resveratrol inhibits acne growth and boosts the antibacterial effect when combined with benzoyl peroxide.