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April 2019

Table of Contents:

Digital Exclusives/​Features

Sunscreen Extreme: Are We Filtering Too Much?

Richard Weller, M.D., Relaxsol, Edinburgh, UK

EU Regulatory Update on Beauty and Brexit, Plus Microplastics and Nanomaterials

Emma Meredith, Ph.D., CTPA, London

[podcast] Why the FDA Disallows Europe’s Sunscreens

Rachel Grabenhofer with David C. Steinberg

Guiding Sunscreen Traffic Across the Globe

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

Formulating Articles

A Moment of Clarity: Glass Particles to Boost SPF and Shield Against Blue Light

Vanessa E. Rivera, Maria L. Novianti, Andrew Lam, Henry Tebba and Eric Jourdan, Ph.D., Sensient Cosmetic Technologies, South Plainfield, NJ USA

Formulating ‘Feel’: Beeswax to Naturally Transform Textures

Belén M. Lemieux, Koster Keunen, Inc., Watertown, CT USA

Research Articles

The Camera Never Lies: Visualizing Sun Protection Loss and Ways to Fortify Films

Vincent Hubiche, Malorie Duvent, Viviane Bardin and Paula Lennon, Gattefossé, St. Priest, France

Regulatory Articles

CIR Conclusion: Judging Natural vs. Synthetic Safety

Bart Heldreth, Ph.D., Cosmetic Ingredient Review, Washington, D.C.

Testing Articles

Adaptive Measures: Translating UV Protection to Hair Claims

Giorgiana Giancola, Ph.D., and Ernesta Malinauskyte, Ph.D., TRI Princeton, Princeton NJ

Market Data Articles

Expanding Your Circle

Rachel Grabenhofer