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- 1Halloysite Clay May Deliver Retinol, Niacinamide and Glycolic Acid to Skin
- 2The Ins and Outs of Aging: Intrinsic/Extrinsic Factors and Nutricosmetic Fixes
- 3Words from Wiechers: Is Cosmetic Science Really 'Bad'? Part II: Scum of the Earth
- 4Polar vs. Nonpolar Oils
- 5Formulating at pH 4-5: How Lower pH Benefits the Skin and Formulations
- 6Skin Reset: TCM-inspired Reishi Mushroom to Reprogram Signs of Aging
- 7Patent Pick: L'Oréal Matches Sunscreens to Skin Tone
- 8Breaking Down Barriers: Halal Nail Polish and the Islamic Perspective
- 9Solution that Targets 7 Facets of Follicles Shown to Prevent Hair Loss, Promote Growth
- 10Kao Finds the True ‘Biological Age’ of Skin
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Oct 20, 2021
Research published in Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology shows a plant-derived complex activated PPAR-α, in turn accelerating barrier repair functions in human skin explants. This finding could be as big a breakthrough as retinoids, one author reports.
Oct 18, 2021
The formulations were developed to support seven areas of hair follicle health: growth factors, circulation, anti-androgens, follicle protection, hair stem cell stimulation, immune regulation and nutrition.
Oct 12, 2021 | Tony O'Lenick, Nascent Technologies Corp., and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D.
This edition of Words from Wiechers debates: Are claims on cosmetic products exaggerated? While Wiechers presents strong points, column editor Tony O'Lenick believes that by and large, cosmetic companies are very conscious not to alienate consumers by making wild claims.
Oct 4, 2021
Inclusive beauty and customized color cosmetics are combined to create skin tone-matching sunscreens in a recent L'Oréal patent application.
Oct 1, 2021 | Nuria Caturla, Ph.D., Monteloeder, Alicante, Spain
The combined effects of aging over the human lifespan can impact the structural integrity and physiological functions of skin. The present article reviews these influences and proposes nutricosmetic solutions to support skin health and well aging.
Oct 1, 2021 | Stefan Hettwer, Ph.D., Emina Besic Gyenge, Ph.D., Brigit Suter and Barbara Obermayer, Rahn AG, Zürich
The present work examines the potential of a TCM-inspired and water-based Ganoderma lucidum (Reishi mushroom) extract to reactivate the skin's rejuvenation program by resetting the epigenetic clock. With aging, genes attributed to a youthful appearance become incorrectly programmed and are epigenetically switched off, accelerating skin aging.
Oct 1, 2021
A pilot study of 15 BCC patients presented during the EADV 30th Congress 2021 highlighted the efficacy of the prototype device in an at-home setting with improved comfort to the users. Could this transfer to skin care?
Sep 30, 2021
The foam produced by Túngara frogs during mating could improve the transdermal delivery of actives through the skin, according to an open access paper published by The Royal Society Publishing.
Sep 30, 2021
A paper published in Molecules theorizes the absorption of retinol, niacinamide and glycolic acid in halloysite clay nanotubes and their potential benefits in topical skin care.
Sep 28, 2021
Coptis Reg provides formulators with access to validated, detailed and continuously updated cosmetic regulatory data where they can perform effective regulatory checks.
Sep 16, 2021
When formulated with Synoxyl AZ, THDC is stablized, giving this vitamin C precursor higher skin efficacy.
Sep 13, 2021
Kao has assessed variations in individual aging to estimate skin's “biological" age, rather than chronological age; assessments were made based on skin surface lipids-RNA.