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Table of Contents:

February 2009

Business Articles

New Spray Options for Thicker Formulas

By: Jeff Falk

Justifying Skin Care Claims

By: Imogen Matthews

Brand Security's White Knight—Packaging

By: John Perkins

Supply Chain: Collaboration Vital In Applying Technologies

By: Ted E. Goodwin

Cosmetics Take a Holistic Approach

By: Leslie Benson

Chemical Reaction: The Basics

By: Steve Herman

Markets & Trends Articles

Can Oral Care Keep Up the Pace?

By: Irina Barbalova, Euromonitor International

Fine Fragrance Finds Silver Lining

By: Karen A. Newman

India Quarterly: Indian Beauty Market Roundup

By: Priyanka Bhattacharya

Skin Lightening Challenges

By: Zoe Diana Draelos, MD

Up From the Dentist's Chair

By: Leslie Benson

What’s Next for Oral Care?

By: Karen A. Newman

Other Articles

Live From New York: Shopping for Necessity, Not Luxury

By: Nancy Jeffries