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Dec 30, 2016 | 12:07 PM CST

Turn Back Time: New Findings Suggest Science Could Potentially Reverse the Signs of Aging

Reverse Aging

It may finally be possible to turn back the clock. Using cellular reprogramming, scientists at the Salk Institute have found a way to reverse signs of aging.

Oct 07, 2016 | 04:11 PM CDT

PCPC's Beth Jonas Defends Cosmetic Science to the U.S. Senate


It's nice to see our government liaison supporting our scientists' efforts by standing up to share with others the notion that cosmetic science is real.

Sep 20, 2016 | 05:32 PM CDT

Package Design Research: Your Expression Says it All


A thesis study is under way at Clemson University to develop dynamic test methods that evaluate consumer facial expressions in reaction to packaging designs in a new way: in situ.

May 19, 2016 | 04:25 PM CDT

Marketers: Watch Your Cosmetics Claims

The FDA has issued a warning about claims that would imply certain cosmetics would be considered drugs under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

Mar 15, 2016 | 02:39 PM CDT

Update: Teens Face Beauty Chemical Risk; Some Experts Skeptical

A new study says teen girls can benefit from "free-of" products since they might be at risk for exposure to possible endocrine disruptors; but another toxicologist has something to add.

Feb 17, 2016 | 12:25 PM CST

Beauty for a Troubled Planet

By: Sarah Jindal, Mintel

Anti-pollution products are evolving as global consumer awareness rises.

Feb 12, 2016 | 10:39 AM CST

Study Confirms Skin Forms Dark Spots Due to Pollution

Dark spot formation on Asian skin

A study linked the formation of dark spots on the skin with levels of traffic-related air pollution and air pollution-associated gases.

Sep 09, 2015 | 10:27 AM CDT

The Answers Behind Aging Skin

Aging woman

A new breakthrough in anti-aging skin care was presented by a team of research scientists from the Avon Skincare Institute.

Sep 06, 2015 | 09:57 AM CDT

Asia Trend Watch: Beauty Standards, Natural & Organic, and Ingestible Whitening

Skin care in Asia.
By: Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor in Chief

A complex mix of drivers is reshaping beauty and personal care in Asia.

Aug 20, 2015 | 04:38 PM CDT

FDA Issues Warnings for Cosmetics, Website Claims

The FDA has taken recent compliance actions by issuing warning letters to companies for cosmetics claims and unapproved ingredients.