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October 2020

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Digital Exclusives/​Features

[video] Cosmetics R&D Vlog: Formulating Tazarotene for Anti-acne Effects

Rachel Grabenhofer with Emil Tanghetti, M.D.

Benzoyl Peroxide: Radical Efficacy Against C. acnes

Prashant Bahadur, Ph.D. and Saroja Narasimhan, Ph.D., Johnson & Johnson, Skillman, NJ

All Judgements Aside: Acne Perception and Care

Katerina Steventon, Ph.D.; FaceWorkshops LLC, York, UK

Expert Opinions on Acne Care: Natural Oils, Customizing Microbe Targets, Quorum Sensing, Modern AHAs and ‘Maskne’

Mary Ann Siciliano, Arista Industries, Inc.; Anne Mu, Evonik Corp.; Stefan Hettwer, Ph.D., RAHN AG; Pauline Rouaud-Tinguely, SILAB

Brassica Breakthrough: Herbal Anti-acne Alternative Proves Clinically Effective

Murat Türkoglu and Cihat Dündar, Biota R&D Center, Sancaktepe, Istanbul, Turkey; and Erkin Pekmezci, Gözde-Kıs¸la Hospital, Dermatology Department, Malatya, Turkey

Formulating Articles

Cosmetics & Toiletries Soothing Skin Formulary

Michele Behrens

Feel and Function: Attuning Attributes in Mineral Sunscreens

Julian P. Hewitt, JPH SunCare Technologies Ltd., Durham, England

Research Articles

Hand Hygiene and Disease Prevention, Part II

Robert Y. Lochhead, Ph.D., and Margaret Lochhead, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS

Attacking Acne: OTC Topical Treatments

Peter Thomas Roth, Peter Thomas Roth Clinical Skin Care, New York

Testing Articles

Mitigating 'Maskne:' Boldo to Balance Sebum, Bacteria and Redness in Acneic Skin

Corinne Reymermier, Ph.D., Manon Gault, Ph.D, Sabrina Leoty-Okombi, Ph.D., Louis Danoux, Sabine Pain, Ph.D. and Valérie André-Frei, Ph.D., BASF Beauty Care Solutions France, Lyon, France

Omni Antioxidant: Acetyl Zingerone Scavenges/Quenches Reactive Species, Selectively Chelates Iron

Thomas Meyer and Ratan K. Chaudhuri, Sytheon, Boonton, NJ USA