Table of Contents:

November/​December 2017

Formulating Articles

Editor's Note: Health and 'Swell'ness

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Facial Sheet Masks on the Go: Reviving the Face

By: Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., ISPE srl, Milan

Microbeads Then and Now: Polyethylene and Alternative Next-gen Abrasives

By: Saroja Narasimhan, Ph.D., and Jon Toliver, Johnson & Johnson, Skillman, NJ USA

Gone in a ‘Flash’: Night Sweats Subside with a Novel Astringent Peptide Spray

By: Stacy Mundschau, YoenJung Lee, Scott Wenzel, Jeff Seidling, Emmalee Nichols, John Nichols, Jocelyn Clark-Greuel, Lung Fai Wong and Luke Kohtala, Kimberly Clark, Neenah, Wisconsin, USA

Research Articles

Industry Insight: CAS9 and CRISPR Technology, Implications for Cosmetics?

By: Rachel Grabenhofer with Stanley Qi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Stanford University

Survey of Skin Research Findings

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

A New Code for Skin Care: RNAi to Rewrite Cosmetics, Part I

By: Paul Lawrence, Ph.D., and Joseph Ceccoli, Biocogent, LLC, Stony Brook, NY

Regulatory Articles

Cosmetovigilance Connections: Safety and Concerns Over Light-cured Gel Nails

By: Chris Flower and Emma Meredith, Ph.D., Cosmetic, Toiletry & Perfumery Association, London

Testing Articles

Shrinking Pores at Their Core: Gallic Acid Derivate Controls ROS and Sebum Factors

By: H. Chajra, A. Scandolera, M. Meunier and M. De Tollen, Givaudan Active Beauty, Toulouse and Pomacle, France

Market Data Articles

The Future of Spas and Wellness: Saunas in the Limelight

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