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- 1Comparatively Speaking: Isotactic vs. Syndiotactic vs. Atactic in Polymers
- 2Skin Rashes and Hair Loss: Biological Connections to COVID-19
- 3Polar vs. Nonpolar Oils
- 4pH vs. Damage, Conditioning and Floc Control: Hair Repair and Care Literature
- 5Attacking Acne: OTC Topical Treatments
- 6Snow Mushroom and Alcohol-free Sanitizers: Hand Care in the Literature
- 7Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate: Biosurfactant in Action
- 8Soy + Rhamnolipid Stability, Natural Soapnut and Sulfate-free: Foams in the Literature
- 9Comparatively Speaking: Complexation vs. Coacervation in 2-in-1 Shampoos
- 10Ectoine, Excessive Washing and a 'Clean' Surfactant Formula: Gentle Cleansing in the Literature
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Oct 1, 2020 | Peter Thomas Roth, Peter Thomas Roth Clinical Skin Care, New York
Most of the world's population has, at some point, been affected by acne. This, along with the recent "maskne" phenomenon, has heightened demand for OTC acne care. The present feature reviews the formation of acne and various topical treatments to mitigate it; such as salicylic acid, sulfur and benzoyl peroxide.
Sep 30, 2020
The global hand sanitizer market is expected to grow, bringing with it a need for hand creams and moisturizers to offset the effects of frequent use. Taken together, the following brief literature review considers research relevant to hand hygiene and care.
Sep 29, 2020
In his Beauty Accelerate Virtual presentation, Colin Barrow, Ph.D., will delve into microalgae for beauty and fish for answers for anti-inflammatory, anti-aging, sun protection and other skin health benefits.
Sep 28, 2020 | Tony O'Lenick and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D.
In this "Words from Wiechers" installment, we learn how our work in the cosmetic industry, "will never stop, but we may have until eternity to get it right." This observation is followed by a discussion of the responsibilities of scientists to use new technologies prudently.
Sep 25, 2020
Besides health consequences, perhaps the most visible effects of COVID-19 relate to mask-wearing, hand-washing and emotional stress. But biological connections between the virus, skin and hair have also emerged; following are select examples of what science has uncovered.
Sep 25, 2020
In his Beauty Accelerate Virtualpresentation, Lex Pelger will look at the role of the endocannabinoid system in the skin, what's known of CBD's effects and the other endo- and phyto-cannabinoids that may be utilized in the future.
Sep 23, 2020
Amidst COVID-19, one might anticipate the spike in demand for cleansers to accelerate the growth of products in foam form. In relation, we this brief literature review offers research to support the formulation of foams.
Sep 22, 2020
Researchers from the University of Tsukuba and Osaka University have confirmed that honey and chamomile can impart their well-known antioxidant activities through skin's innate defenses.
Sep 22, 2020
Research published in Current Research on Biosciences and Biotechnology demonstrates the wound-healing benefits of citronellal derived from Cymbopogon nardus L.
Sep 21, 2020
A recent in vitro study published in the International Journal of Biometeorology shows the potential of silica-rich thermal water to impart cellular homeostatis in hyperkeratotic skin conditions.
Sep 21, 2020 | Tony O'Lenick
Hair care traditionally involves cleansing with anionic or amphoteric surfactants, rinsing, then using a conditioner with cationic surfactant and cetyl and stearyl alcohol. Combining these as 2-in-1 products is not easy but complexation and coacervation approaches can achieve such.
Sep 16, 2020
In today's hyper-hygienic market, it is more important than ever to develop mild yet effective cleansers. In relation, the following brief literature review presents recent work to support such efforts.