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November 2007

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Effect of Branching on Surfactant Properties of Sulfosuccinates

Anthony J. O'Lenick, Jr., Siltech LLC and Kevin O’Lenick, SurfaTech Corp.

Bench & Beyond-- Formulating with Naturals: Insider Tips

Bud Brewster, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Research Articles

Dermatological View: Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Linalool

Jurij J. Hostynek, PhD; Howard I. Maibach, MD, University of California

Technically Speaking: Topical Botulinum Toxin, FOITS to Measure Anti-wrinkle, and More

Charles Fox, Independent Consultant

Tech Edge: RNA Interference and Therapeutic Applications

Mindy Goldstein, PhD, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.; Narendra Vaish, PhD, Nastech Pharmaceutical Company

In Sight: Stimulating Stem Cells for Younger Skin

Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Testing Articles

Compass: Direct Routes

Rachel Chapman, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Dihydroavenanthramide D for Anti-irritant and Anti-itch

Gerhard Schmaus, Martina Herrmann, Holger Joppe, Sabine Lange and Oskar Koch, Ravi Pillai, Joachim Röding, Symrise

Computer-aided Formulating

Robert Y. Lochhead, The University of Southern Mississippi

Using Consumers’ Sensory Experience to Achieve Strategic Market Segmentation

Rebecca N. Bleibaum and E. Jane Robichaud, Tragon Corp.