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March 2012

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Science Applied

Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Formula Anatomy Deciphered—Color Foundations and Bases

Luigi Rigano, Rigano Industrial Consulting Laboratories

Formula Troubleshooting—Stability, Uniformity in Foundations

Peter Tsolis and John Castro, The Estée Lauder Companies

Formulating Focus—Delivering Actives via Solid Lipid Nanoparticles and Nanostructured Lipid Carriers: Part III, Stability and Efficacy

Johann W. Wiechers, PhD, JW Solutions; and Eliana B. Souto, PhD, University Fernando Pessoa

Proliposome-coated Mica With Bioactives for Benefits in Facial Powders

Malyn Chulasiri, PhD, Better Way (Thailand) Co., Ltd and S&J International Enterprises PCL; and Pawinee Santiparaphop and Veerawat Teeranachaideekul, PhD, S&J International Enterprises PCL

Lab Lessons—Wise Words From the Bench With Robert Hefford, PhD

Katie Anderson (Schaefer), Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Research Articles

Interpersonal Hormone Transfer and Cosmetic Contact Allergens

Howard I. Maibach, MD, University of California School of Medicine; and Kristine B. Zitelli, MD, Kettering Medical Center.

Human Skin and Ocular Flora: The Effect of Product Formulation, Part 2

Melanie George, PhD, Avon Products Inc.

History, Characteristics and Application of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Cosmetics

Huiliang Li, Jahwa Cosmetics

Testing Articles

New method to Reproduce In vitro Cosmetic Product Photostability Findings

Marc Pissavini, PhD, Adeline Baud, Stéphanie Marguerie, Karine Desseille and Olivier Doucet, PhD, Coty-Lancaster