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Sep 21, 2016 | 11:32 AM CDT

Study Reveals Pathogen Resistance is Sexy

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I love the the smell of a man who doesn't stink; who takes time to wash and apply deodorant. Apparently I'm not alone. In fact, according to a new study, pathogen-prevalent regions see increases in consumer grooming time to give an air of pathogen-resistance and attract mates.

Sep 20, 2016 | 02:55 PM CDT

Mibelle Turns Up the Heat on Cellulite

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That spicy mustard you slather on your Oktoberfest pretzel has new appeal: for slimming benefits. But not by eating it. As Mibelle demonstrates, a new cosmetic active based on mustard sprouts and capsaicin can turn lipids into heat.

Sep 19, 2016 | 12:19 PM CDT

Hop on the Black Lip Reign Train

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Don't be late and hop on board the Alice in Wonderland-inspired express with Lipstick Queen’s Black Lace Rabbit black lipstick.This product will take users down a road of nourishment and an increase in moisture levels in the lips.

Sep 13, 2016 | 04:29 PM CDT

Asia-Pacific to Lead the Cosmetic Ingredient Charge Through 2024

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Surfactants, emollients and conditioning polymers, especially in the Asia-Pacific region, are expected to lead the charge for cosmetic ingredients to the tune of some U.S. $15.76 billion by 2024.

Sep 13, 2016 | 11:01 AM CDT

essie Introduces Spring/Summer ’17 Look at New York Fashion Week

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Nail salon expert and color authority delivers shades and nail designs for the runways at New York Fashion Week.

Sep 12, 2016 | 05:59 PM CDT

Formulate for the Hair on Their Chinny, Chin-Chins

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Whether they are flavor savers, double chin cover-ups, testosterone indicators or just plain fashionable, beards have specific cleaning and conditioning needs, for which Evonik has developed novel formulas.

Sep 12, 2016 | 03:48 PM CDT

Sub-Micron Oil Particles Make the Patent Cut

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“This technology represents a way forward ... to incorporate functional actives that are not water-soluble into a consumer-desirable product ... in a safe and effective manner,” reports LEI.

Sep 08, 2016 | 02:40 PM CDT

A Polymer to Dye For

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Hair color is a fad that never dies, but the same cannot be said about the dye itself. Ashland launched ChromoHance 113 polymer to shield oxidative color-treated hair from surfactant stripping.

Sep 08, 2016 | 12:43 PM CDT

Fragrance Du Bois Plans for Expansion

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The French luxury perfume house is opening no less than seven new locations by the end of September to increase its global brand footprint.