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March 2011

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Until Milan

Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Formula Anatomy Deciphered—Sun Damage Prevention and Repair

Eric S. Abruyn, TPC2 Advisors Ltd., Inc.

Ingredient Profile: Polyquaternium-6

Michael J. Fevola, PhD, Johnson & Johnson Consumer and Personal Products Worldwide

A Melanin Derivative to Shield the Skin from High Energy Visible Light

N. Dayan, PhD, Lipo Chemicals Inc.; A. Ballantyne, T. Ngo, J. Davis, A. Peterson, K. Larsen, J. Gray and H. Knaggs, PhD, Nu Skin Enterprises Inc.; and J. Gallas, PhD, Photo Protective Technologies Inc.

A Polyglucuronic Acid to Target the FIAF Adipokine for Slimming Effects

Laurent Rios, PhD; C├ędric Delattre, PhD; Paola Patriarca; Magali Favre-Mercuret; and Jean-Yves Berthon, PhD, Greentech

Anti-aging Skin Care Benefits of Saccharina longicruris Extract

Alain Thibodeau, PhD, Innovacos Corp.

Research Articles

A Review of Anti-Irritants, Part I: Barrier Cream Efficacy on Contact Dermatitis*

Howard I. Maibach, MD, University of California School of Medicine; and Hongbo Zhai, MD, University of California

Desmosomes: Adhesion Answers to Skin

Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Testing Articles

Adapting SPF Testing Methods for Mineral Sunscreen Density

Paul G. McCormick, University of Western Australia

Interpretation of SPF In vivo Results: Analysis and Statistical Explanation

Marc Pissavini and Olivier Doucet, Coty-Lancaster; and Olivier Brack, Statistique Industrielle KHI2 Consulting (KSIC)