5 R&D Approaches Revealed in Shiseido's 'Dynamic Harmony'
'Dynamic Harmony' is derived from the origins of Shiseido, a fusion of Western science and Eastern wisdom.
ECHA on Combining Animal Alternative Data to Assess Sensitization
Nov 23rd, 2021
Phyla Friendly? Preservatives vs. the Skin Microbiome
Nov 2nd, 2021
MilliporeSigma's MilliCell DCI Improves Cell Monitoring
Millicell DCI Digital Cell Imager assists with cell passaging, screening or the manufacturing of cell-based products.
Nov 9th, 2021
Skin-mimicking Technology Adds Pollution Protection to Skincare Formulation
Mimiskin™, a natural polymer alternative that mimics the skin’s lipid particles, goes beyond these basic requirements and adds the important element of protection.
Oct 20th, 2021
Komopedia Cosmetics Ingredients Database Receives Funding
Kosmopedia is an online Polish database of 30,000 cosmetic ingredients. The financial backing will assist in the launch of the database as a free mobile app.
Nov 1st, 2021
Arcaea Announces $78 Million Series A Funding
Arcaea will use the funding to develop new ingredients and beauty products through DNA sequencing, biological engineering and fermentation.
Oct 29th, 2021
Words from Wiechers: Bad Hair Day
This Words from Wiechers highlights the lack of formulations for segments of the population that have specific needs based upon hair or skin type. Presenting Wiechers's insights is Tony O'Lenick; Ali Syed, Ph.D., of Avalon Industries, shares additional expertise.
Oct 12th, 2021
Words from Wiechers: Is Cosmetic Science Really 'Bad'? Part II: Scum of the Earth
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 12th, 2021
and The Ocean Foundation Partner for a Better, Bluer Tomorrow
Through this partnership, a portion of the proceeds from
event registrations will be contributed to The Ocean Foundation—exclusively toward its Redesigning Plastic Initiative.
Oct 5th, 2021
Skin Reset: TCM-inspired Reishi Mushroom to Reprogram Signs of Aging
The present work examines the potential of a TCM-inspired and water-based
(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.
Sep 28th, 2021
Coptis Constructs Cosmetic Regulatory Database: Coptis Reg
Coptis Reg provides formulators with access to validated, detailed and continuously updated cosmetic regulatory data where they can perform effective regulatory checks.
Sep 22nd, 2021
Product Developer’s Guide to Sustainable, Ethical Beauty: Free Ebook
The free e-book before you, sponsored by Aprinnova, was developed with sustainable, responsible, clean, green, etc., goals in mind. Included here are articles, ingredients and prototype formulas to support the development of sustainable, ethical beauty products. Download it now.
Sep 17th, 2021
[video] Cosmetics R&D Vlog: How Fragrance Inspires Emotion and Wellness
Perfume can tap into deep consumer emotions to elicit happiness or tranquility and help them through today’s COVID-19 reality. Daniela Garcia, ésika Executive Brand Director for Belcorp Latin America, explains how, with this look at the company's recent research.
Sep 17th, 2021