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Aug 15, 2019
Researchers utilized a cocktail of donor bacterial communities to test the possibility of future probiotic solutions for acne and other skin conditions.
Aug 13, 2019 | Rachel Grabenhofer with Jennifer Cookson, Mother Dirt
"The introduction of chemicals in cosmetics and personal care products while simultaneously not interacting with the environment has had a significant impact on the diversity of our skin microbiome." Hear more in this podcast and at Beauty Accelerate.
Aug 7, 2019 | Tony O'Lenick, Jr., IFSCC and Siltech LLC
Silicone fluids, PEG/PPG dimethicone and alkyl dimethicone are three analogues, differing in the presence and type of groups in the polymer, but all having the dimethicone unit present. Learn more about their chemistry.
Jul 29, 2019
These shelf-stable emulsions are can be adapted for large-scale manufacturing and can be converted into a gel for better actives delivery.
Jul 15, 2019
German production specialist Glatt will explore the potential of processes to maximize ingredients and minimize packaging during the SEPAWA congress in October.
Jul 11, 2019
The skin microbiome is altered by swimming in the ocean, recent findings suggest—opening the door to potential opportunities for personal care applications to fortify beach-goers' skin barriers.
Jul 9, 2019
Revlon inventors have taken a shine to polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes to improve nail polish gloss and durability without compromising their removability. Read more in their patent application.
Jul 9, 2019 | Anthony J. O'Lenick, Jr., IFSCC Chair and Siltech LLC, and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D., Formulating for Efficacy software
In this installment of our "Words from Wiechers" series, co-author O'Lenick disagrees with Wiechers's belief that cosmetic and pharma businesses are driven by the same dynamics. Read on to learn more.
Jul 9, 2019
The technology allows new hair follicles to grow from cells in 3D-printed molds in order to create hair.
Jul 8, 2019 | Rachel Grabenhofer with Arumugam Sivakumar, Ph.D., Sami Labs/Sabinsa
Extracting the phytochemicals of materials in nature is no small feat. Here, Arumugam Sivakumar, Ph.D., of Sami Labs/Sabinsa explains the capabilities of supercritical fluid extraction, in comparison with traditional approaches, as Cosmetics & Toiletries toured the farms and production sites of Sabinsa.
Jul 8, 2019
Data suggests that triclosan can influence the development of osteoporosis in women, which may support additional regulatory action over the ingredient.
Jul 1, 2019
Research has identified the two mechanisms by which foam collapses, which could help formulators better control the prevention or acceleration of foam rupture in formulations.