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- 1Could the Human Virome be the Next Skin Care Target?
- 2How Stress Depletes Melanocytes, Turns Hair White
- 3Polar vs. Nonpolar Oils
- 4Alternative Preservative Derived from Human Antimicrobial Peptide
- 5Comparatively Speaking: Commodity vs. Specialty Chemical
- 6Do Nanomaterials Penetrate Skin? EUON Commissions Review Study
- 7Evidence Associates Contraceptives and Cosmetics Use
- 8Hair Damage and Loss: Literature Review
- 9Comparatively Speaking: Isotactic vs. Syndiotactic vs. Atactic in Polymers
- 10ZnO Nanoparticles Penetrate but Only Under These Conditions
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Jun 4, 2020
Yemoja has opened its newest sustainable microalgae product plant with minimal carbon footprint in Israel. This is to produce broad-spectrum pure algae on an industrial scale.
Jun 4, 2020
Shiseido has discovered that applying pressure to the skin stimulates the proliferation of stem cells stored in reservoirs that could impart anti-aging benefits.
Jun 4, 2020
The skin lightening market is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 6.24% from 2020 to 2027. Here, we've surveyed recent research in the literature that could support product developers to help make this happen.
[video] Cosmetics R&D Vlog: Occlusion, Dysbiosis, Virome and More—Changing Skin Needs and Opportunities
Jun 3, 2020 | Rachel Grabenhofer with Nava Dayan, Ph.D., Dr. Nava Dayan L.L.C.
No thanks to COVID-19, the skin is now cleansed, sanitized and occluded under PPE more than ever before. In our latest vlog entry, Nava Dayan, Ph.D., explains the impact of these activities on skin, which while crucial to maintain health, give rise to new needs and afford opportunities for future product development.
Jun 3, 2020
The two laboratories will collaboratively explore the interaction between a newly identified micro-signaling molecule and other skin activities, including circadian machinery.
Jun 3, 2020
Along with other authors, Sabinsa’s founder, Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D., has recently released a research review analyzing curcumin and its immune benefits, which can play a possible role in COVID-19 prevention.
Jun 1, 2020 | Rachel Grabenhofer
"Our consortium of ferments, prokaryotes and eukaryotes that grow in symbiosis can process the plant to obtain active extracts containing nutrients with their natural environment."
Jun 1, 2020
Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles are a major component in sunscreens but their ability to permeate skin has remained undetermined. Recent work in Applied Biomaterials identifies the conditions under which they penetrate.
Jun 1, 2020 | Christina Pickel, Ph.D., Franziska Wandrey, Ph.D., Daniel Schmid, Ph.D. and Fred Zülli, Ph.D., Mibelle Biochemistry, Buchs, Switzerland; Marta Bertolini, Ph.D., Monasterium Laboratory, Münster, Germany
Oxidative stress caused by UV radiation and pollution causes damage to the hair follicle and contributes to premature hair loss. In response, a Yerba santa extract was assessed for its capability to protect hair follicles from oxidative damage and to reduce premature hair loss.
Jun 1, 2020 | Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., FaceWorkshops LLC, York, UK
Such treatments, as well as their application methodologies, can benefit consumers both mentally and physically, as this brief review illustrates. Skin washing is a daily occurrence that can impact the stratum corneum (SC), causing dryness and flaking. This has spurred the evolution of cleansers to protect the SC.
May 26, 2020 | Marisa Meloni, Ph.D., and Roberto Ferrari, Ph.D., VitroScreen; John Jiménez, Belcorp Colombia; and Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries
"The projection, I think, is that many cosmetic companies will begin to launch products with [related antiviral] claims, and R&D departments need to understand more about this claim. I think this is the beginning.”
May 26, 2020
Hair damage and loss/growth are among the top consumer concerns in hair care today. This brief literature review highlights six recent papers related to these concerns.