GCI Magazine

R&D Sponsored by

New in R&D

Aug 15, 2017 | 10:06 AM CDT

[podcast] The Ugly Truth About Cosmetic Marketing

Woman in lipstick and towel thinking
By: Brooke Schleehauf

Paraben-free—a marketing term that helped to propel consumer fear of ingredients such as preservatives and sulfates. Rob Ross-Fichtner, of Focal Point Research Inc., shared in an exclusive interview how this movement toward misinformation started, how groups perpetuating consumer mistrust responded and where the industry goes from here.

Jul 31, 2017 | 11:15 AM CDT

Shiseido Supports Female Researchers with 10th Annual Female Researcher Science Grant

Shiseido will continue to support the grant recipients through grants and will contribute to nurturing female researchers by creating an ideal work environment where female researchers can pursue their research activities.

Jul 25, 2017 | 02:39 PM CDT

Exploragen Debuts DNA-based Mobile Apps to Deliver Personalized Insights

"As our understanding of DNA deepens, the opportunity for insightful applications will only expand. From monitoring sleep patterns and caffeine metabolism to optimizing fitness and personalizing cosmetics and other consumer products and services, the possibilities are endless."

Jul 18, 2017 | 03:54 PM CDT

Tomato or Not Tomato, That is the Skin Care Question

A recent survey shows that consumers are aware of the benefits that lycopene-rich tomatoes have on skin health.

Jul 14, 2017 | 03:28 PM CDT

Givaudan Active Beauty Opens Skin Expertise Center in Pomacle

"It reveals our strong willingness to constantly extend and enhance our skills and experience in skin science to further bring added value to our customers."

Jul 06, 2017 | 04:11 PM CDT

HiMirror CEO to Talk 'Disruptive Beauty' at Cosmoprof 2017 North America

The "Disruptive Beauty" panel will take place on Tuesday, July 11 from 10-11:30 am and will focus on consumer and technology trends driving the latest market innovations and the effects they will have in the future.

Jul 06, 2017 | 10:07 AM CDT

Troy Corp. Expands Preservative Portfolio

Rinsing off hands

In order to provide more flexibility to formulators, while also reducing costs of preservatives, Troy Corporation has introduced a new range for personal care and cosmetics applications.

Jun 13, 2017 | 09:41 AM CDT

CTPA Responds to 'Harmful' Organic Ingredient Claims

Woman inspects personal care product label

The CTPA responded to a recent independent report flagging potentially "harmful" natural and organic cosmetic ingredients, insisting that safety concerns were invalid.

Jun 07, 2017 | 02:03 PM CDT

Methylene Blue—The Antioxidant Answer to Aging?

Woman with clean skin looking into camera

The antioxidant methylene blue may be the answer to slow down aging, according to new research from the University of Maryland. Scientists are already formulating products for consumer use with the chemical.