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June 2017

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Editor's Note: The Fiber of Our Being

Rachel Grabenhofer

Binding Water in 3D: Cellulose Networks for Texture and Sensory Benefits

Rebecca Blell, Ph.D., and Reinert Fure, Ph.D., Borregaard AS, Sarpsborg, Norway; Rainer Kroepke, Cosmacon GmbH, Schenefeld, Germany

A Pretty Slick Trick—Hair Oils Offer Multifunctional Benefits

Vinay Kumar Singh, Paramount Cosmetics India Ltd., Bangalore

A Sense of Sensory Analysis: Testing for the Non-test Expert

S. Varesi, S. Brancato and A. Bonfigli, Institute of Skin and Product Evaluation (ISPE), Milan; Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., Rigano Laboratories, Milan

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Hair Repair & Protection

Rachel Grabenhofer

Research Articles

Preserving the Facts on Parabens: An Overview of These Important Tools of the Trade

John F. Krowka, Ph.D., Formerly of the Personal Care Products Council (retired), currently of Kensho Farms, Boonsboro, MD USA; Linda Loretz, Ph.D., Philip A. Geis, Ph.D., and Iain Davies, Ph.D., Personal Care Products Council, Washington, DC; *Geis Microbiological Services, affiliated with Advanced Testing Laboratories, The Villages, FL USA

Testing Articles

Making Hair Loss History: Native Polyphenols to Kick-start Hair Regrowth

H. Chajra, Ph.D., F. Lefevre, Ph.D., and D. Auriol, Ph.D. Givaudan Active Beauty, France; K. Schweikert, Ph.D, Temmentec AG, Switzerland; G. Redziniak, Ph.D., Cosmetic Inventions, France; F. Joly, Ph.D., SephraPharma, France; J. Upton, Ph.D., and MP. Philpott, Ph.D., Blizard Institute, London

How Damaged is Hair? Part II, Internal Damage

Trefor A. Evans, Ph.D., TRI-Princeton Princeton, New Jersey

Market Data Articles

Global Hair Care: Are the Bad Hair Days Over?

Hannah Symons, Beauty and Personal Care Analyst Euromonitor International