[podcast] How DNA Methylation Corrupts the Code for Skin Health
DNA methylation, caused by UV exposure, pollution, etc., modifies the epigenetic code for skin health, making it a prime target for claims substantiation. In this sponsored podcast, Rishabh Kala, Ph.D., of Genemarkers explains how. Register now to listen.
Oct 2nd, 2023
[podcast] The Bigger Issue Behind Microbial Contamination
Many cosmetic recalls in the U.S. relate to microbial contamination but not for the reason you might think. Here, experts from the Univ. of Cincinnati and PCPC explain why it's more than alternative preservatives to blame. Listen now. It's free.
Jun 13th, 2023
[podcast] The Versatility of Verdessence Biopolymers
Learn more about the potential uses and applications of Verdessence in this exclusive podcast sponsored by BASF. Listen now; it's free.
Apr 12th, 2023
[podcast] How RNA Sequencing Advances Claims Support
RNA sequencing is a newer, more dynamic approach than DNA sequencing to measure the effects of ingredients and products on skin. Rishabh Kala, Ph.D., of Genemarkers, explains its capabilities in this sponsored podcast. Listen now; it's free.
Apr 3rd, 2023
[podcast] Where the Microbiome Will Take Beauty and Personal Care
The microbiome has captivated the health and beauty industries, enabling next-gen products. How did this emerge and where will it take us? Greg Hillebrand, Ph.D., of the University of Cincinnati, speculates in this sponsored podcast. Listen now.
Mar 6th, 2023
[podcast] Cosmetic Science Education: Current and Future Directions
In this sponsored podcast, K.P. Ananth, Ph.D., of the University of Cincinnati, discusses the latest addition to the cosmetic program focused on hygiene and details how the PCPC inspired it. Listen now.
Nov 7th, 2022
[podcast] How Silicones Support Sustainability and Optimize Effects
In this free podcast, sponsored by Siltech, Brian Allen, global marketing/sales director, explains how silicone chemistries enable the thoughtful design of products, maximizing their sustainability and efficiency. Listen now to learn more.
Apr 15th, 2022
[podcast] Zemea Propanediol: A Bio-based Alternative to Volatile Silicones
In this podcast, sponsored by DuPont Tate & Lyle BioProducts, Michele Behrens, of
Cosmetics & Toiletries
, connects with Mark Chandler, president of ACT Solutions Corp., about finding alternatives to volatile silicones. Listen now.
Dec 20th, 2021
[podcast] Blue Light, Pollution, CBD and More: Testing Today’s Cosmetics
CBD, blue light, phytochemicals and more are at the heart of today's cosmetics and personal care product claims. Learn how they are evaluated plus emerging trends in testing in this podcast, sponsored by Genemarkers. Listen now; it's free.
Nov 5th, 2021
[podcast] Oral Care Innovations in This COVID-19 Time
In this interview, sponsored by Kalichem, Guglielmo Bifulco, Ph.D., shares insights on the current oral care market, how it has changed and future directions including biomimetic tooth remineralization, oral microbiome care and more. Listen now; it's free
Oct 6th, 2021
[podcast] Power Plants: Chicory, Sugarcane and Safflower Barrier Booster
Hydration is one of the most basic skin care benefits, according to Hemali Gunt, Ph.D., of Burt's Bees, in this interview. Here, she describes research on three naturals, which are shown to provide both hydration and barrier protection. Listen now; it's free.
Jul 14th, 2021
[podcast] 'Natural' Redirect and Green Tea X Lotus Blue Light Protection
Consumers are demanding more from naturals, according to Hemali Gunt, Ph.D., of Burt's Bees—safety, efficacy and esthetics are just as important. In this podcast, Gunt describes this new direction and related work on green tea plus lotus for blue light protection. Listen now.
Jun 29th, 2021