Table of Contents:

March 2018

Formulating Articles

March 2018 Roundup: Anti-inflammation & Skin Soothing

By: Cosmetics & Toiletries Suppliers

Zooming in on HD Cosmetics: Soft Focus Effects

By: Nicola Lionetti and Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., ISPE srl, Milan

An Offensive Defense: Minimizing Preservatives, Maximizing Protection and Resources

By: H. Araki, S. Hamada and Y. Toshima, Ph.D., Kao Corp.; Y. Kawazoe, Shiseido Co.; M. Otani, Lion Corp.; R. Suzuki, KOSÉ Corp.; J. Usukura, Mandom Corp.; and M. Ookawa, Ookawa Researchc Labo., Japan

Research Articles

Industry Insight: Microbiome Interactions and Skin Health

By: Rachel Grabenhofer wtih Greg Hillebrand, Ph.D., and Malcolm Kendall

A New Code for Skin Care, Part III: RNA Activation—The Flipside to RNA Interference

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

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

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

Testing Articles

Intersecting the Senses: Synesthesia to Connect Cosmetics with Emotion

By: Mauricio Guzman Alonso and John Jiménez, Belcorp, Tocancipá, Colombia

Author Commentary: John Jiménez and Mauricio Guzman Alonzo on Synesthesia in Cosmetics

By: Rachel Grabenhofer with John Jiménez and Mauricio Guzman Alonzo, Belcorp, Colombia

Market Data Articles

Editor's Note: Breakthrough Beauty

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

The ‘Skin’ Crowd: Emerging Trends for Technology in Skin Care

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

Changing Face of Cosmetics: Global Trends Push Personal Care Back to Basics

By: Karen Yarussi-King, Global Regulatory Associates, Inc., Raleigh, N.C. USA