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- 1Sunscreen Absorption Makes Waves Again, FDA Shifts Toward Test Sample Selection
- 2Detecting Coral Stress in Response to Sunscreens
- 3Stability Testing Guidance for Product Safety and Shelf-life Insight
- 4Your Hair on Acid: The Influence of Carboxylic Acids
- 5Ascorbic Acid Penetration: Uncovering Spatial Distribution
- 6Testing Tactics in Skin: Antiviral Response
- 7Measuring Tack in Hair Styling Products
- 8Is China Ending Pre-market Animal Testing for Cosmetics?
- 9Good As Gold: Validating Alternative SPF Test Methods
- 10Preclinical Testing Platform Launched on Skinobs.com
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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.
Jul 1, 2020 | Robert Holtz, BioInnovation Labs, Inc. Denver USA
In connection, with age, the skin’s immune system declines; i.e., immunosenescence. This largely unexplored area holds treatment and product development potential. COVID-19 is suspected of infecting the integumentary system and current literature reports related signs of cutaneous lesions.
Jun 15, 2020
Researchers from the University School of Dental Medicine in Boston have published on a 3D skin equivalent model with high throughput potential and greater cellular complexity originating from human ECM.
Jun 6, 2020
Arbonne recently recalled certain lot numbers of its Shea Butter Body Wash, Gel Douche due to contamination by Pluralibacter gergoviae bacteria. This follows incidents reported for other products.
Jun 5, 2020
To speed up identifying and managing the risks of hazardous chemicals, ECHA is screening structurally similar substances in groups. Last year, the agency, together with national authorities, reviewed around 220 high-volume substances, of which 56% required more hazard data.
Jun 4, 2020 | Tony O'Lenick and the late Johann W. Wiechers, Ph.D.
In this month's "Words from Wiechers" series, we learn that while proper branding and marketing are a prerequisite for initial success, it is the consumer experience and satisfaction that will drive resale and ultimate success of a product.