Table of Contents:

February 2017

Formulating Articles

Editor's Note: Circling Back

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Safer Solar Protection Part II, Going Beyond UV Defense

By: John Stanek, CoValence Laboratories, Inc., Chandler, AZ USA, and Shyam Gupta, Ph.D. Bioderm Research, Scottsdale, AZ USA

Naturally Inhibit Fragrance Degradation: Rice Bran Sterols in Emulsions

By: Shivali Gupte, India; and Sangeeta Sahasrabuddhe, Ph.D., LAD College Seminary Hills, Nagpur, India

Fermentation Cosmetics: Bubbling Over With Innovation, Literally

By: Vinay Kumar Singh, Paramount Cosmetics India Ltd., Bangalore, India

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Eco-friendly

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Research Articles

Green Chemistry Evolves Around Lifecycle and Necessity

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

[podcast] Green Chemistry and Sustainability: A Discussion with James Clark, Ph.D.

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Secrets of the Trees for Super Cosmetics?

By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer, Managing Editor, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Plant Oil Insight From the Skin's Perspective*

By: Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., FaceWorkshops LLC

Moving Toward Microbes: Bio-engineering a New Cosmetic Reality

By: Christina Agapakis, Kit McDonnell and Jason Kakoyiannis, Ginkgo Bioworks, Boston

Garbage to Glamour: Recycling Food by-products for Skin Care

By: Giorgio Dell’Acqua, Ph.D., Dell'Acqua Consulting, Jersey City, NJ

Integrative Medicine and Research: Cosmetics Can Lead the Way

By: Raja K. Sivamani, M.D., University of California, Davis; Hadar Lev-Tov, M.D., University of Miami and Dermveda, Inc.; Joseph Alban, MS LAc and Jason Derico, ND, Dermveda, Inc.; and Howard I. Maibach, M.D., University of California, San Francisco

Regulatory Articles

9 EU Requirements for Risk Assessment

By: Pascal Yvon, IDEA Tests Group, Martillac, France

Market Data Articles

Sustainability: The Driving Force Behind Beauty Consumer Purchases*

By: Imogen Matthews, Consultant to in-cosmetics