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Sep 12, 2008 | 10:06 AM CDT

Researchers Create Drug Delivery Nanoemulsions

Researchers at the University of California Los Angeles create nanoscale droplets for skin care delivery; researchers report molecules stable at a sub-100-nanometer size range.

Sep 11, 2008 | 08:19 AM CDT

Lubrizol Opens New Jersey Lab

Lubrizol Advanced Materials expands global reach of its Noveon Consumer Specialties; lab to employ four scientists and collaborate with other Noveon Consumer Specialties hair care labs.

Sep 10, 2008 | 07:44 AM CDT

C&T magazine Announces International Technology Award Winners

During the 2008 HBA Awards Dinner, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine announced the award recipients for best new technology and best new technology launch...

Sep 08, 2008 | 08:20 PM CDT

Dow Corning and Elevance Announce Partnership

Partnership designed to bring naturally derived performance ingredients to the personal care industry; step in Dow Corning’s focus to move beyond silicon.

Sep 05, 2008 | 02:22 PM CDT

Cosmeceuticals: Still Topical

By: Lakshmi Prakash, PhD

A close look at cosmeceuticals as a category and the nature of ingredients defined as such sheds some light on the possibilities in creating a harmonious line in which topically applied products, along with those ingested, play an increasingly important role.

Aug 28, 2008 | 04:07 PM CDT

SPF, Efficacy and Innovation

By: Nancy Jeffries

As the long-term benefits of protecting skin from harmful rays become clear, sun protection attributes are being added to products designed for daily skin care regimens.

Aug 28, 2008 | 02:55 PM CDT

Chemical Reaction: The Salt of the Earth

By: Steve Herman

The humble salt crystal—it’s essential to your health. Technology’s march has improved it as a component of cosmetic formulations and its efficacy in products.

Aug 26, 2008 | 03:24 PM CDT

Chemical Reaction: Age, Rage and Wrinkles

By: Steve Herman

Beyond the well-known ravagers of youthful-looking skin, sugar and the chemical reactions that produce sugar in our cells conspire against eternal youth.

Aug 26, 2008 | 01:42 PM CDT

Chemical Reaction: Down the Drain

By: Steve Herman

Sophisticated tools often permit only intelligent guesses as to the environmental safety of chemicals. Meeting and responding to environmental concerns, regulations and consumer expectations will continue to challenge modern chemists.

Aug 05, 2008 | 03:36 PM CDT

Skin Care Thinks Small to Deliver Big

An array of polymer microneedles 1,000 microns tall
By: Leslie Benson

High-tech delivery systems and active ingredients that slow signs of aging have prompted advanced marketing claims. Yet the future of skin care depends on further advancements in delivery methods, such as medical microneedles.