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January 2021

Table of Contents:

Digital Exclusives/​Features

Cosmetics & Toiletries Formulary Expanded: Moisturizers

Michele Behrens

Oral Care Refresh: Intersecting Function with Beauty and Innovation

Steve Pringle, Ph.D., Takasago International Corp., Rockleigh, NJ USA

Expert Opinions: Skin Care, Health and Hygiene

Liki von Oppen-Bezalel, Ph.D., Israel-Germany Bio-Tech Consulting; Ezgi Todurge, Botanical Plus; Patricia Leon Melgar, Candela Organic, et al.

Topical Delivery of Vitamin D for Well-being

Celeste Hilling, Skin Authority, Carlsbad, CA USA

[podcast] What it Means to Be 'Clean' in Beauty

Rachel Grabenhofer with Tina Hedges, LOLI Beauty

[video] Arousing Opportunities Stir the Sexual Wellness Category

Rachel Grabenhofer with Jamie Leventhal, clio/plusOne

Formulating Articles

Helping Hands: Building Soothing, Protecting, Repair and Care Products

Sarah FitzPatrick and Lorna Radford, Enkos Developments Ltd., Leatherhead, England

Polyesteramine Performance: Improving Mildness in Rinse-off Cleansers

Brittany M. Pease and Michael J. Fevola, Ph.D. INOLEX Inc., Philadelphia

Research Articles

Viral Skin Defense: Phage Therapy, A Commentary

Paul Lawrence, Ph.D., Brianna Scacchi and Joseph Ceccoli, Biocogent LLC, Stony Brook, NY

Foaming for Formulators: Coco-glucoside

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

Testing Articles

Soothing Moves: Cannabis Sativa Cell Culture Alleviates Inflammation

Assunta Tortora, Marida Bimonte and Annalisa Tito, Arterra Bioscience SpA, Naples, Italy; Claudia Zappelli, Vitalab srl, Naples, Italy Fabio Apone, Ph.D., Arterra Bioscience SpA and Vitalab srl, Naples, Italy

Testing Tactics in Skin: Keratinocytes as Sensory Nociceptors

Robert Holtz, Ph.D., BioInnovation Labs, Inc. Denver, USA

Market Data Articles

Deeper Than Skin: Soothing Self-conscious Perceptions

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

Industry Insight: Self-pleasuring Linked to Glowing Skin Benefits

Rachel Grabenhofer with Jamie Leventhal, clio/plusOne

Editor's Note: Mind-Body-Beauty

Rachel Grabenhofer