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June 2021

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Digital Exclusives/​Features

[video] Cosmetics R&D Vlog: Testing Color Retaining Shampoos and Conditioners

Michele Behrens, Cosmetics & Toiletries with Sabina Wizemann, Good Housekeeping Institute

[podcast] Redistributing C. acnes for Gentle Acne Care

Rachel Grabenhofer with Magali Borel, Lucas Meyer Cosmetics

Hidden Hair Damage and the Importance of Multiple Tests

Crisan Popescu, Ph.D.*, Kao Germany GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany

Expert Opinions: Reviving Skin and Hair

Paula Gottdiner, Kline; Òscar Expósito, Vytrus Biotech; Christophe Paillet, Exsymol

Cosmetics & Toiletries Hair Treatments and Repair Formulary

Michele Behrens

Formulating Articles

Clinging to Color: Isopentyldiol Boosts Brightness in Dyed and Damaged Hair

Marta Montoli and Nicola Lionetti, Rigano Laboratories S.r.l., Milano, Italy; Daniel Kinderf, Kuraray Europe GmbH, Hattersheim, Germany; and Luigi Rigano, Ph.D., ISPE S.r.l., Milano, Itlay

Research Articles

Quality Culture Part III: Bulk Production

Yasuhiko Toshima, Ph.D. and Hiroyuki Araki, Kao Corp.; Masahiko Otani, Lion Corp.; Ruka Suzuki, KOSÉ Corp.; Jun Usukura, Mandom Corp.; Kohtaro Fujioka, Ph.D., Manda Fermentation Co., Ltd.; Masaki Ookawa, Ookawa Microbiology Research Labo

Hand Sanitizer Update: COVID-19, Methanol, Benzalkonium Chloride, Testing, Regulation and Outlook

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

Enhancing Hair Health: Effects of Oiling, Inside and Out—Part I

Vaibhav Kaushik, Ritesh Chogale, Vaishali Gode and Sudhakar Mhaskar, Marico R&D Center, Mumbai

Lecythis Minor: A Major Resource for Skin/Hair Benefits and Social Progress

Rita Esther García Pasiminio, Protécnica Ingeniería S.A.S., Yumbo, Valle del Cauca, Colombia

Regulatory Articles

European Regulatory Update: Siloxanes, Microplastics and the Green Deal

Emma Meredith, Ph.D., Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association (CTPA), London

Asia-Pacific Regulatory: Update Regional Reforms

Angelita Hu, ChemLinked Hangzhou, China

Testing Articles

Propanediol Caprylate: Shifting the Microbiome, Sebum Levels and Classic Approach to Dandruff

Florian Genrich, Ph.D. and Christin Koch, Ph.D., Symrise AG; Holzminden, Germany; Michele Massironi, Cutech Srl, Padova, Italy; Fernanda Thomaz, Symrise Aromas e Fragrâncias Ltda., Sao Paulo, Brazil

Industry Insight: Testing the Most Efficient Color Shampoo/Conditioner Duos

Michele Behrens, Cosmetics & Toiletries and Sabina Wizemann, Good Housekeeping Institute

Market Data Articles

Editor's Note: Highlights in Hair

Rachel Grabenhofer