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Feb 28, 2019 | John Jiménez and Mauricio Guzmán Alonso, Belcorp, Tocancipá, Colombia
According to Mintel, the share of global fragrance launches taken by unisex products grew from 9.5% in 2015 to 11.9% in 2016 as brands respond to a new 'genderless' demand. Described here is a biometric approach to create a genderless perfume and a new methodology for its evaluation.
Feb 27, 2019
The copolymer has the potential for unprecedented efficiencies in various markets, including cosmetics, as it can deliver special functionalities such as adhesion or controlled release.
Feb 26, 2019
Acne can affect children, teenagers and adults, and there is a negative stigma around acne that researchers Aisling O'Donnell, Ph.D., and Jamie Davern wanted to address in a survey they conducted.
Feb 25, 2019 | P. Mondon, Ph.D., F. Debaene, C. Ringenbach, A. Debacker, A. Saunois, Ph.D., and R. Leroux, Ph.D., Sederma, Le Perray-en-Yvelines, France; and R. Dal Toso, Ph.D., IRB, Altavilla Vicentina, Italy
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of pollutants on in vitro models. Following this, plant extracts were screened, and Marrubium vulgare was found to protect against pollutant-induced damage.
Feb 20, 2019
"While the consumer will think of ... feeling the softness of hair or smoothness of skin, our research has shown that none of our experiences is just unisensory. ...If we know that perception is multisensory, we start thinking about the role [of other senses]." Learn more from Charles Spence, Ph.D., in this seven-part podcast series, sponsored by Berjé.
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Feb 19, 2019
Haley Kuck has a big idea to bring cosmetics R&D up to speed; specifically, in relation to oxidation testing. Learn more from this video interview.
Feb 19, 2019
Lotions and potions are not the secret to lasting skin hydration—according to Skin Research and Technology findings, a very fine water mist can improve skin moisture and barrier function.
Feb 18, 2019
Among its first clients: Geltor, a company which employs engineered yeast to make animal-free collagen for the beauty industry.
Feb 18, 2019
Researchers from Silab, in collaboration with the University of California, San Francisco, have uncovered a new finding about the biological immune response: skin cells can initiate it locally.
Feb 15, 2019
Intended to prevent the appearance of atopic dermatitis symptoms and prolong periods of skin's remission, an active from Silab was recently shown to support these effects.
Feb 13, 2019 | Rachel Grabenhofer
Researchers from Korea have confirmed something we at Cosmetics & Toiletries have long believed: chocolate is good for you—or rather, cacao can be good for skin. Learn more from their patent application.
Feb 11, 2019
By taking a closer look at polyglycerol esters and their claims, Lonza hopes to find ideal applications to match the versatile materials with.