With 2018 upon us, Cosmetics & Toiletries assistant editor Brooke Schleehauf has the scoop on the past week in personal care. Watch below for the week's latest, including:
- The potential to take synthetic vanilla extract from the pantry and into topical products to treat psoriasis;
- The future of cannabis in skin care;
- Custom hair products based on "hair goals," lifestyle and hair type;
- A new patent to balance the microbiome of those with atopic dermatitis;
- Pinterest's top beauty trends from 2017; and
- A protective jelly for hair volume.