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July/​August 2017

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Digital Exclusives/​Features

[podcast] Pollen: A 'Particulate' Concern for Skin

Rachel Grabenhofer with Tom Mammone, Ph.D.

Skin Care Slows But Naturals and Dermocosmetics Prevail*

Nicholas Micallef, Euromonitor International

Rising Temperatures for the Anti-Pollution Market

Karen Yarussi-King, Global Regulatory, Associates, Inc., Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Research Articles

Preserving Microbiome Harmony: Antimicrobial Peptides Balance Skin Health

Tia Alkazaz, Maureen Danaher, Jennifer Goodman, Erica Segura and Durant Scholz, Active Micro Technologies, Lincolntown, NC USA

Natural Folate in Human Skin: A New Approach to UV Damage Protection

Steven W. Bailey and June E. Ayling, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL USA

Dermal-epidermal Separation, Part III: Heat and Mechanical Methods

Ying Zou, Shanghai Skin Disease Hospital, Shanghai, and University of California, San Francisco and Howard I. Maibach, M.D., University of California, San Francisco

Regulatory Articles

The Face Value of SPF Testing: Rethinking Sun Protection Claims

Chris Flower, Ph.D., Cosmetic, Toiletry & Perfumery Association, London

Testing Articles

When the Dust Settles: Keratinocyte Differentiation is the Anti-pollution Solution

Anne-Françoise Clay, Valère Busuttil, Isabelle Imbert, Christophe Capallere, Laurine Bergeron, Catherine Serre, Christelle Plaza, Gilles Oberto, Karine Cucumel, Jean-Marie Botto and Nouha Domloge, Ashland Specialty Ingredients, Vincience, Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France

How Damaged is Hair? Part III: Better Defining the Problem

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