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September 2013

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Exfoliation, Scrub and Gommage

Luigi Rigano, PhD, Studio Rigano Industrial Consulting Laboratories

Inhibiting Cathepsin G to Protect Against Photoaging and Infra’aging

Estelle Loing, PhD; Elisabeth Lamarque; Carine Bezivin; and Magali Borel, Lucas Meyer Cosmetics

3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid: A Stable, Vitamin C-Derived Agent for Skin Whitening

Jill Hsu, Corum Inc.

Energizing Cells for More Youthful Skin

Katie Anderson, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Research Articles

Peptidomimetics for Cosmetic Applications

Steven Isaacman, PhD, Nanometics LLC; Michael Isaacman, University of California Santa Barbara; and Sung Bin Y. Shin, PhD, Avon Products

The Latest in Whitening Agents

Howard I. Maibach, MD; and Michal W.S. Ong

Testing Articles

Solar Flair

Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Testing Sun Protection Factor on Skin

Chris McLeod, HPCI Media

Testing SPF 15–100, Indoor vs. Outdoor

Dennis Lott, Florida Suncare Testing, Inc.

In vitro/vivo SPF Correlation and Repeatability According to Substrate

Sébastien Miksa, Dominique Lutz and Céline Guy, HelioScreen Labs

Image Processing and Analysis to Evaluate the Effects of Porous Polyamide Microspheres in Cosmetics

Helena Cheminet, PhD, Arkema; Pierre Seroul, Newtone Technologies; and Vincenzo Nobile, Farcoderm