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- 1Stability Testing Guidance for Product Safety and Shelf-life Insight
- 2Researchers Develop Device to Evaluate Blue Light Harm
- 3Words from Wiechers: Is Cosmetic Science Really 'Bad'?
- 4Testing Tactics in Skin: Antiviral Response
- 5Your Hair on Acid: The Influence of Carboxylic Acids
- 6Sunscreen Absorption Makes Waves Again, FDA Shifts Toward Test Sample Selection
- 7Testing Tactics in Skin: A View of Visible Light Protection
- 8Ascorbic Acid Penetration: Uncovering Spatial Distribution
- 9Shrinking Pores at Their Core: Gallic Acid Derivate Controls ROS and Sebum Factors
- 10Making Hair Loss History: Native Polyphenols to Kick-start Hair Regrowth
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Sep 10, 2020
Amorepacific’s R&D Center has recently published the reportedly first clinical evaluation method analyzing blue light and a way to screen the harmful effects of blue light on the skin.
Sep 2, 2020 | Trefor A. Evans, Ph.D.; TRI Princeton, Princeton, NJ USA
This article is focused on these approaches and specifically looks at the relevant scientific instrumentation to provide guidance. There are no “standard” test methods for hair in our industry but the widespread use of several approaches has established them as “best practices."
Aug 31, 2020 | Tony O'Lenick and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D.
In this month's "Words from Wiechers" series, we learn about a metric to evaluate cosmetic science and related claims: The Baloney Detection Kit.
Aug 18, 2020
A recent paper published in the Journal of Proteome Research explores an on-tape digestion test method to screen targeted modifications in human skin keratin.
Aug 7, 2020
The Humane Cosmetics Act, which would end animal testing for cosmetic products and ingredients in the U.S. and prohibit the import of cosmetics tested on animals around the world, has garnered support from nearly 900 companies.
Aug 4, 2020
A research thesis from the University of Nottingham describes how imaging via time of flight-secondary ion mass spectrometry reveals new insights about spatial distribution and ascorbic acid penetration into the skin.
Jul 30, 2020
Researchers from Technische Universität München have reported on a technique to measure the effects of different ingredients and environmental conditions on the tackiness of hair styling products.
Jul 21, 2020
Questions of sunscreen absorption made waves once again in a recent report in the Wall Street Journal. Prior reports found no cause for concern while more recently, the FDA turned its focus to the selection method for sunscreens used in absorption tests.
Jul 20, 2020
Collective exposure to phthalates from the use of multiple cosmetic products was the focus of a new study, to be published in Food and Chemical Toxicology.
Jul 10, 2020
Metabolomics is at the heart of recent work published in Nature Scientific Reports, wherein an increase in a known steroid in coral was noted in the presence of three common sunscreen ingredients.
Jul 8, 2020
Skinobs.com offers its latest search platform, this one dedicated to preclinical testing. Here, researchers can identify services and information about the preclinical test methods their projects require; from general testing and claims support and testing implements.
Jul 6, 2020
Hair dye, sunscreen and select other products would be exempted.