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Feb 13, 2018
Rose Gold Temporary Tint provides a trendy—and temporary—pink color to hair while moisturizing and protecting it with chia seeds and marine algae.
Feb 12, 2018
The all-natural film-former can be used in skin care, hair care and color cosmetics products.
Feb 11, 2018
Curcumin holds great promise as a polyphenol with many therapeutic benefits. However, its swift metabolism by skin and instability pose numerous formulating uncertainties. A new patent application from Capsugel, however, solidifies them—literally, in the form of solid lipid particles.
Feb 9, 2018 | Rachel Grabenhofer with Alexander Chan, Ph.D.
Alexander Chan, Ph.D., has been in the field and has heard things. He knows what consumers believe about hair dye ingredients, and why they're confused. He wrote an article about it for our upcoming February 2018 issue; and in this podcast, he talks about why he wrote it. Listen now!
Feb 9, 2018
While consumers look for new ways to claim "anti-aging," it remains one of the most popular cosmetic market segments. Considering such, Cosmetics & Toiletries offers the following select formulas targeting this market, for your consideration.
Feb 9, 2018
“We are delighted to provide a sustainable and naturally sourced squalane to this important new market for Aprinnova, while providing our customers and their end market customers with non-animal, cruelty-free high-performance ingredients for a growing variety of products.”
Feb 9, 2018 | Prabir K. Dutta, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA; and Bo Wang, ZeoVation, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Avobenzone is a widely used organic UV filter. Its dynamic nature and unique properties are responsible for its widespread use and forms. This second in a two-part series considers avobenzone’s behavior with other sunscreens and in formulas; part one reviewed its characteristics and behavior in solvents.
Feb 9, 2018 | Alexander Chan, AC Personal Care, New York
The present article touches on misconceptions about ammonia- versus monoethanolamine-based hair dyes. It also analyzes the facts about these ingredients to arm formulators with both the consumer perspective and scientific rationale for ingredient choices.
Sponsored By: Clariant
Feb 8, 2018
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, recently re-launched its innovative skin defender against pollution and aging, RedSnow™, after conducting tests demonstrating its efficacy on the effects of air pollution on skin.
Feb 6, 2018
Jelly Beam Illuminator gives high shine from a gel-to-powder formula, with ingredients such as brown seaweed extract for an antioxidant boost.
Feb 6, 2018
According to MAC, the concealer is an ultra-fluid formula with medium to full buildable coverage.
Feb 6, 2018
"The Full Spectrum Demi+ Custom-Deposit Treatment Hair Color is exciting for the colorist because it’s unique in its level of customization and flexibility for shade and tone."