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- 1Stability Testing Guidance for Product Safety and Shelf-life Insight
- 2Calming the Storm: Cannabis Sativa Cell Culture Extract Eases Neurogenic Inflammation
- 3Your Hair on Acid: The Influence of Carboxylic Acids
- 4Study Reveals Factorial Model to Predict O/W Emulsion Stability
- 5Sabinsa Serum Clinically Proven to Prevent Hair Loss
- 6“COSMETICS LAB” magazine – Quality Control
- 7Mitigating 'Maskne:' Boldo to Balance Sebum, Bacteria and Redness in Acneic Skin
- 8Noninvasive Techniques for Anti-cellulite Product Efficacy Evaluation
- 9Good As Gold: Validating Alternative SPF Test Methods
- 10BASF Develops Tests to Verify Anti-pollution Product Efficacy
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Nov 25, 2020
Unilever commissioned an in vitro study on its cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) mouthwash that showed it could reduce the viral load of COVID-19 in users by 99%.
Nov 23, 2020
Sabinsa has published a study in Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology showing successful results for its health serum in adults experiencing hair thinning and loss.
Nov 6, 2020
A study published in the Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmacognosy Research confirmed an approach to predict the physical stability and quality of o/w cosmetic emulsions using full factorial design.
Oct 31, 2020
An imaging technique based on an automatic visual extraction technology has been developed by Kao Corp to simultaneously collect capillary and blood vessel information. This will further skin care research.
Oct 30, 2020
TriNutra has released recent findings of its anti-aging ingredient, B’utyQuin, underlining the ingredient’s ability to boost mitochondrial functions, respiration, metabolism and energy production.
Oct 29, 2020 | A. Tortora, M. Bimonte and A. Tito, Arterra Bioscience SpA, Naples, Italy; C. Zappelli, Vitalab srl, Naples; F. Apone, Ph.D., Arterra Bioscience SpA and Vitalab srl
The field cultivation of hemp is tasked by today’s large scale demand. Here, a Cannabis sativa cell culture extract is proposed as a sustainable alternative. Furthermore, after initial characterization, the extract was tested for efficacy against inflammatory markers for skin-soothing activities.
Oct 23, 2020
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator, Andrew Wheeler, is honored by PETA by naming a new research grant after his late mother. This grant aids in the development of using animal-alternative testing methods.
Oct 19, 2020 | Tony O'Lenick and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D.
This installment of "Words from Wiechers" explores what we see and say about cosmetic products, and cautions to not make “conclusions” that are simply that—conclusions, without underlying science.
Oct 14, 2020
BASF has developed a multifaceted approach to test the ability of products to protect skin against environmental pollution. The in vivo and in vitro tests target four core mechanisms of action: anti-adhesion, removability, anti-penetration and cleansing.
Sponsored By: Buchi
Oct 13, 2020
Read about techniques used for quality control of cosmetics in "COSMETICS LAB" magazine. How to benefit from greener extraction methods, chromatography, NIR and more when demonstrating product safety
Oct 6, 2020
Researchers from a group of universities in China have uncovered an approach to convert dermal fibroblasts into dermal papilla cell-like cells to advance hair follicle regeneration.
Oct 1, 2020 | Corinne Reymermier, Ph.D., Manon Gault, Ph.D, Sabrina Leoty-Okombi, Ph.D., Louis Danoux, Sabine Pain, Ph.D. and Valérie André-Frei, Ph.D., BASF Beauty Care Solutions France, Lyon, France
Peumus boldus (boldo) extract was tested for effects on sebum production, S. aureus growth and C. acnes lipase activity in vitro, as well as on skin redness in vivo. This work aimed to develop a natural ingredient to control sebum, inhibit microbes and their activity, and reduce redness in acne-αfflicted skin.