Table of Contents:

October 2014

Editor's Note for this Issue

Formulating Articles

Peptide Approach to Enhance Anti-wrinkle Efficacy Between Injections

By: Marta Rull, Cristina Davi, Elena Cañadas, Núria Almiñana and Raquel Delgado, Lipotec S.A.U, Gavà, Spain

Lightening Skin Through a Melanogenesis-interrupting Peptide

By: Jill Hsu, Corum Inc., Taipei, Taiwan

Formulating Facial Masks

By: Luigi Rigano, PhD, Rigano Laboratories

Ascorbyl Lactoside: A New Vitamin C Derivative for Effective Skin Whitening

By: Feng Zan, Luqiu Shi and Hongyu Xue, Nanjing Huashi Chemical Co., Ltd., Nanjing, China

Research Articles

Problems with Skin Protectants Part I: A Discussion

By: Giovanni Pantini, PhD, Studio 24, Milan, Italy

Topical Delivery of Skin Care Ingredients

By: Shyam Gupta, PhD, Bioderm Research, Scottsdale, AZ USA

Assessing Beauty By Facial Topography, Color and Symmetry

By: Katerina Steventon, PhD, FaceWorkshops, LLC

Regulatory Articles

Asia-Pacific Update: ASEAN Mirrors EU Regulation

By: Ben Teoh, Contributing Consultant

Testing Articles

Non-Invasive Measurement of Epidermal Proteins for Psoriasis and Skin Care*

By: M.S. Leo, S. Fitzmaurice, H.I. Maibach, MD, and W. Liao, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA USA; C.L. Emson, G. Lindwall, K.W. Li and S.M. Turner, Kinemed Inc., Emeryville, CA USA; and M.K. Hellerstein, University of California

Market Data Articles

Consumer Preferences in Asia-Pacific Expected to Drive Global Growth in Skin Care

By: Nicole Tyrimou, Euromonitor International