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Sep 25, 2019 | Robert Holtz, BioInnovation Labs, Inc. Denver, U.S.
There are many mysteries regarding sensitive skin, including how to minimize the chance that a product will create a negative response. This article details causes of this syndrome, along with details for testing personal care ingredients for their interaction with sensitive skin.
Sep 25, 2019 | M. Bimonte, A. Carola and A. Barbulova, Arterra Bioscience srl, Naples; C. Zappelli and M. Angelillo, Vitalab srl, Naples; M. Cucchiara, Intercos SpA, Agrate Brianza, Milan; F. Apone and G. Colucci, Vitalab srl and Arterra Bioscience srl, Naples, Italy
While the causes of sensitive skin are not confirmed, they most likely are due to a neurogenic inflammation after the enhanced activation of sensory proteins in keratinocytes. The present work tested the ability of a Solanum melongena (aubergine) cell culture extract to inhibit sensory mediators of discomfort and activate barrier-boosting pathways.
Sep 19, 2019
The reconstructed tissue models will be the basis for the development and testing of bioactives for skin care applications.
Sep 19, 2019
The new devide provides measurements for parameters such as total area of dark spots, total number, color uniformity, contrast between pigmentation and normal skin, etc.
Sponsored By: Hallstar
Sep 13, 2019
Hallstar’s patented Solasure™ platform is the dawning of a new age in sunscreen testing: scientific, quantified, uniform, repeatable, easy-to-use, and cost-effective.
In Powder Weighing, personal safety and pinpoint accuracy are vital for successful formulation. Download a complimentary White Paper today to learn more.
Sponsored By: Erlab
Sep 6, 2019
A filtering weighing station with Smart TechnologyTM provides investment and energy savings; a flexible device that will keep you safe during precision weighing tasks.
Sponsored By: Sigma-Aldrich/MilliporeSigma
Sep 5, 2019
The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) published a method for testing 57 potentially allergenic fragrance compounds. Our technical article reviews the method and the use of two certified reference material (CRM) mixes to identify the requested compounds.
Sep 1, 2019 | Pascal Yvon, BioSciences Expansion, LLC, Newtown, PA U.S.
Product quality and consumer health are on the line when it comes to a product's microbiology and stability status. This article describes testing guidelines in both the U.S. and EU to assist the formulator with methodology and production.
Sep 1, 2019 | Jonathan Crowther, Ph.D., JMC Scientific Consulting Ltd., Egham, Surrey, U.K.
UV reflectance and fluorescence photography can provide insights into skin conditions that are otherwise not visible. This paper describes how these techniques can effectively measure sun protection, dry skin, acne and the microbiome, to aid in product development.
Article sponsored by Gattefossé
Sep 1, 2019
These systems combine optimized water purification with monitoring techniques while reducing environmental impact.
Jul 26, 2019 | Adeline Delcambre, Silab, et al., and Jane Evison, Cosmetics & Toiletries
Liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (LC-MS) can serve as a foundation from which to build innovative cosmetic ingredients. In this video, scientists at Silab showed Cosmetics & Toiletries just how they implement it in their work.
Jul 22, 2019
The methodology evaluates the environmental compatibility of UV filters in order to help brands create more sustainable sun care.