Table of Contents:

January 2018

Formulating Articles

Examining Tomorrow’s Surfactant Personalities: Alpha Olefin Sulfonate in Personal Care

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

A New Code for Skin Care, Part II: Breakthroughs in the Delivery of RNAi Therapeutics

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

Research Articles

[podcast] Author Commentary: Epigenetics in Cosmetics, with Paul Lawrence, Ph.D.

By: Rachel Grabenhofer with Paul Lawrence, Ph.D., of Biocogent LLC

Into the Blue: Novel Test Reveals Blue Light Damage, Protection Strategies

By: Christine Mendrok-Edinger, Remo Campiche, Karolina Gadsinski and Rolf Schuetz, DSM Nutritional Products, Kaiseraugst, Switzerland

Plant-Based Hydrogels: Applications in Cosmetics

By: Khashayar Modaresifar, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran; Shohreh Nafisi, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch (IAUCTB), Tehran, Iran; Howard I. Maibach, M.D., University of California, San Francisco

Testing Articles

Cold Stress Damage, Banished: Daphne odora Extract Improves Skin Moisture and Healing

By: Marida Bimonte, Ph.D., Antonietta Carola, Annalisa Tito, Ph.D., Ani Barbulova, Ph.D., Adriana De Lucia, Ph.D., Fabrizio Del Piaz, Ph.D., Fabio Apone, Ph.D., Fabio Apone, Ph.D., and Gabriella Colucci, Ph.D.

[podcast] Author Commentary: Fabio Apone, Ph.D., on Cold Stress Skin Damage

By: Rachel Grabenhofer with Fabio Apone, Ph.D., Arterra Bioscience and Vitalab

Industry Insight: Probing Deeper to Further Skin Aging Research

By: Rachel Grabenhofer with Tracy Wang, Ph.D., Johnson & Johnson

Sensory Insight: Emollient Profiling Accelerates Speed to Market

By: Celine Marque, Oriflame R&D, Bray, Ireland

Market Data Articles

[digital exclusive] Following the #Selfcaremovement

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Other Articles

Editor's Note: Testing the Comfort Zone

By: Rachel Grabenhofer