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[podcast] Sexual Wellness and Tantalizing Connections to Beauty

Arousing results from a new clinical study connect masturbation with skin health benefits. In this exclusive video interview, Jamie Leventhal, founder and CEO of the sexual wellness brand clio/plusOne, explains.

Study Finds Skin Rashes Persist Post-COVID-19 Infection

Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital report that "long haul" COVID-19 survivors present with skin problems such as rashes that can last for months.

Hand Hygiene and Disease Prevention, Part III

The authors invite you to submit to this "living article" to help us keep on top of new developments. This article is the final part in our series on hand hygiene. It considers regulatory, legal and social aspects.

Breaking Down Barriers: Halal Nail Polish and the Islamic Perspective

Halal cosmetics are developed to satisfy the unique requirements of Islamic religious tenets, described briefly herein. In relation, the authors compare the ingredients utilized in traditional versus halal nail polish.

Nicotinamide Can Protect Skin Cells From UV-Induced Damage

Italian researchers have discovered that a form of vitamin B3 can help protect skin cells from certain types of UV radiation.

[video] Arousing Opportunities Stir the Sexual Wellness Category

This exclusive interview with Jamie Leventhal, founder and CEO of clio/plusOne, explores the recent consumer interest in sexual wellness, connections with beauty, and alignments between self-pleasuring and self-care; watch now.

Droplette Device Drives High-speed Actives Delivery

Droplette's device generates sub-micron droplets of topical treatments and turns them into a high-velocity mist to penetrate reportedly without irritation and as much as 60% more effectively than a topical treatment.

Kao's Fine Fiber Tech Preps Skin for Smooth, Even Foundation Coverage

By spraying submicron fibers directly onto the skin's surface, Kao Corp. reports its fine fiber technology creates a uniform membrane upon which to layer makeup foundation for more even coverage.

Patent Review: Rinse-off Cleansing Compositions

A recent Unilever patent discloses a low soap content composition that was found to enhance the availability of benefit agents deposited from a rinse-off formula.

Reformulating the Classics, Barrier Maturation and Microbiome: Baby Care in the Literature

Baby care has maintained its essential status during the pandemic and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 6.2% from 2020 to 2027. In relation, we offer the following brief literature review to support product development for this market.

Urban Living vs. Skin Bacteria, EADV Congress Report

Chris Callewaert, Ph.D., of Ghent University, Belgium and University of California, San Diego, reported findings during the 29th EADV Congress that urban environments can decrease skin bacteria diversity.

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