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September 2021

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Digital Exclusives/​Features

Hyaluronic Acid Butyric Esters for the Improvement of Skin Functionality

Luigi Rigano and Chiara Andolfatto, Rigano Consulting and Development; and Luca Stucchi and Marco Bosco, SIGEA S.r.l.

[podcast] 2 Paths to Skin Health: The Microbiome and CB2 Receptor

Rachel Grabenhofer with Harald van der Hoeven, CLR (Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH)

[video] How Science-forward Marketing Closes the Knowledge Gaps

Rachel Grabenhofer with Rita Silva, Deciem

Evoking Emotion: Making Consumers Comfortable in Their Skin

Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., Independent Skincare Consultancy, Ltd., Yorkshire, UK

Cosmetics & Toiletries Color Cosmetics Formulary

Michele Behrens

Formulating Articles

Durable Beauty: Formulating Transfer-resistant, Persistent Color Cosmetics

Kelly Dobos, Independent Consultant, Cincinnati

Research Articles

Restore and Renew: Inula Helenium Powers Up Skin’s Anti-pollution Defenses

Fabien Havas, Ph.D., Shlomo Krispin, Ph.D., Moshe Cohen, Michal Shevach, Ph.D. and Nofit Borenstein-Auerbach IBR Ltd.–A Lucas Meyer Cosmetics Company; Estelle Loing, Ph.D., IFF; Joan Attia-Vigneau, Ph.D., Lucas Meyer Cosmetics

Quality Culture Part IV: Filling and Testing

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

Regulatory Articles

From 'Clean' to 'Safe' Cosmetics: How EU/UK Regulations Can Shift the Parlance Toward Health—A Commentary

Mojgan Moddaresi, Ph.D., Personal Care Regulatory Ltd., Cambridge, England, UK

European Regulatory Update: Greenwashing, Endocrine Disruptors and PFAS

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

Testing Articles

Securing Skin: Polysaccharides Deliver Anti-pollution Protection

Iva Dolecková Contipro a.s., Dolní Dobrouc, Czech Republic; Kristýna Hergesell, Charles University, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

Market Data Articles

Expert Opinions: Purifying and Rebalancing Skin

Marcela Chifu, Kline; Torsten Clarius, Ph.D., BASF GmbH; Arnoldo Fonseca, Evonik; Zev Ziegler, Lycored; and Kosta Press, Ph.D., Seevix Material Sciences Ltd.

Editor's Note: Securing and Reinforcing Skin

Rachel Grabenhofer

Industry Insight: Being Transparent Means Teaching Toxicology—Including the Nuances

Rachel Grabenhofer with Rita Silva, Deciem