Table of Contents:

September 2017

Formulating Articles

5 Drivers of Multicultural Skin Care

By: Elle Morris, Consultant, The Clientist

In the Mind's Eye: Color Science to Expand the Multicultural Palette

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

Blue Sky Thinking: Star Polymer Aligns Clarity with Viscosity for High-perfume Surfactant Systems

By: Samuel Lin, Ph.D., and Xu Qin, Ph.D., Applechem Inc., Parsippany, NJ, USA

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary: Foundation and Color

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Research Articles

Understanding Aging in Hair

By: Rachel Grabenhofer with Alison Pawlus, Ph.D., Aveda/The Estée Lauder Companies

Breaking Through, Part I: Physical Ingredient Delivery*

By: Mike Rule and Howard I. Maibach, M.D., University of California, San Francisco

Solution Evolution: CER as a Universal Surfactant Balance Descriptor

By: Ronald P. Gee, Dow Corning Corp., Midland, MI, USA

Regulatory Articles

Canada’s ‘High’ Hopes for Regulatory Reform: Cannabis Legislation Sparks Debate

By: Robert Ross-Fichtner and Anna Schwanke, Focal Point Research, Inc., Mississauga, Ontario

Testing Articles

Antidote for Aging: Synthetic Viper Venom Smooths Over a Cross-cultural Concern

By: Remo Campiche, Marc Heidl, Rainer Voegeli and Dominik Imfeld, DSM Nutritional Products, Kaiseraugst, Switzerland; Pierre Séroul, Newtone Technologies, Lyon, France; and Anthony V. Rawlings, AVR Consulting Ltd., Northwich, England

New Ideas on Hair Breakage: Mending Existing Flaws

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

Market Data Articles

Editor's Note: Blowing You Away

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Opportunity in Diversity: Formulating for the Multiethnic Market

By: Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., FaceWorkshops, LLC East Yorkshire, UK