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- 1Clean Beauty Decoded
- 2Antimicrobial Answers: Simplifying Skin Substantivity, Part II*
- 3Mary Kay Names Vitamin C the Anti-pollution Answer
- 4Comparatively Speaking: Humectants vs. Emollients vs. Occlusive Agents
- 5Polar vs. Nonpolar Oils
- 6Lauder Findings on Sirtuins, Stress and Eucalyptus
- 7Comparatively Speaking: Isotactic vs. Syndiotactic vs. Atactic in Polymers
- 8Comparatively Speaking: Natural Oil Grades
- 9Patent Pick: Putting Corynebacterium to Work for Skin Care
- 10Comparatively Speaking: Epilation vs. Depilation
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Jun 12, 2019 | Marc Pissavini, Ph.D., Coty Monaco
One way to improve SPF is to observe natural entities regularly exposed to the sun. In this interview, recorded at the IFSCC Congress, Marc Pissavini, Ph.D., describes a material inspired by coral to boost UV protection.
Jun 10, 2019
Vitamin C is good for more than fighting colds. According to Mary Kay research, it's also just what the doctor ordered for anti-pollution skin care.
Jun 4, 2019
According to L’Oréal, this technology is the world’s first web app to analyze acne-prone skin and in China, 80% of young individuals are afflicted by acne. The new partnership gives Chinese consumers access to advice.
Jun 3, 2019
According to inventors at Access Business Group, there remains a market opportunity to topically improve the skin microbiome and, in turn, skin conditions. A new patent application explains.
Jun 3, 2019 | Rachel Grabenhofer
Regarding new hair research, "[One] trend, almost entering the “sci-fi” realm, is for hair cloning and transplantation, to regenerate hair in the dermal papilla cells," explained Gill Westgate, Ph.D., in this "Industry Insight" interview.
Jun 3, 2019 | Gabriela Daniels, Ru En The, Marianne Martin and Slobodanka Tamburic, Ph.D., London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London, London
This study compared the impact of two fragrance types on the tactile perception of dry, bleached hair treated with a base or enhanced leave-on conditioner. Sensory tests showed a fruity fragrance was most successful at imparting the perception of conditioned hair.
Jun 3, 2019 | Becky S. Li, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, D.C.; John H. Cary, Louisiana State University, New Orleans; and Howard I. Maibach, M.D., University of California, San Francisco
The relationship between antimicrobial effects and the substantivity of certain ingredients remains a question. This second column in a series explores the literature to define this relationship.
May 30, 2019 | Anthony J. O'Lenick, Jr., IFSCC Chair and Siltech LLC, and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D., Formulating for Efficacy software
Talking to our customers is a critical step. The most basic question is: What do they expect of a cosmetic product? Furthermore, educating them by communicating the science through journalists is critical.
May 20, 2019 | Jeb Gleason-Allured, Global Cosmetic Industry and Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries
The growing reality is consumers want brands and retailers to deliver products that are thoughtfully designed to have the least possible negative impact on human health, the environment and society—as they, the shopper, define it.
May 20, 2019 | Rachel Grabenhofer
New findings highlight the importance of sirtuins in skin cell activity, how they relate to environmental signals and circadian rhythm, plus the antioxidant efficacy of eucalyptus.
May 20, 2019
While nutrition and acne often seemed linked together, recent researchers have discovered that it may not be in the way that we have previously believed.
May 17, 2019 | Brooke Schleehauf with Jon Packer, Centerchem
How does the microbiome relate to skin, and how can it be leveraged in personal care? This interview defines just that, with added insight on the skin microbiome trend.