• Blinding Them with Science

    Blinding Them with Science

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director January 1, 2014
    The scientific community must issue a clarion call for good science, said the keynote speaker at the Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase.

  • The Role of Antioxidants In Dermtological & Cosmetic Formulas

    The Role of Antioxidants In Dermtological & Cosmetic Formulas

    Mohinder Singh, PhD, Consultant to Blistex Inc December 3, 2013
    Free radical oxidation is the basis of the aging process because it causes permanent deterioration of the skin cells and supports structure by decreasing elasticity and resiliency.

  • Burn Rate

    Burn Rate

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director December 3, 2013
    Sun care product sales have expanded nearly every year during the past half century as consumers learn the importance of proper UV protection.

  • The Actives Arsenal

    The Actives Arsenal

    Christine Esposito , Associate Editor December 3, 2013
    Key ingredients are driving efficacy in the skin care category.

  • Anti-Aging Remains A Timeless Topic

    Anti-Aging Remains A Timeless Topic

    The Happi Staff December 3, 2013
    Marketers and suppliers jammed the conference room and exhibition hall at Happi’s annual Anti-Aging event, held Oct. 29 & 30, 2013 in New Brunswick, NJ.

  • Subtle Addiction

    Subtle Addiction

    Imogen Matthews, Consultant to In-Cosmetics December 3, 2013
    The role of fragrances in cosmetics, including scent trends by country, will be in focus at In-Cosmetics 2014, which will take place in Hamburg, Germany, April 1-3, 2014.

  • ‘A Head’ of the Class

    ‘A Head’ of the Class

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor December 3, 2013
    Marketers strive to deliver hair-healthy formulations when it comes to shampoo and conditioner products.

  • Amplify Nature To Accelerate Beauty Benefits

    Sonia Dawson and Denise Gabriele and Robert Dal Toso, Ph.D., Sederma Inc, Instituto di Ricerche Biotecnologiche December 3, 2013
    Properly leveraging plant cell culture technology can maximize cosmetic efficacy, according to researchers at Sederma and the Institute of Biotechnology Research.

  • Amyris Celebrates 10 Years

    Amyris Celebrates 10 Years

    December 3, 2013
    Saving children from malaria and protecting sharks from squalane hunters.

  • The Cost of Clean

    The Cost of Clean

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director December 3, 2013
    Building operators and facility managers are learning how eliminating dirt and killing germs can improve their balance sheets.

  • Singing in the Rain

    Singing in the Rain

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director November 4, 2013
    The past 12 months may go down as one of the worst years ever for sun care sales, yet, despite the lousy weather, Steve Taylor, CEO of Sun & Skin Care Research, has plenty of reasons to smile.

  • Style at Their Fingertips

    Style at Their Fingertips

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor November 4, 2013
    A look at 50 years of nail polish innovations.

  • Anti-Aging Skin Care

    Anti-Aging Skin Care

    November 4, 2013
    This still growing category is attracting a younger consumer. Here are some of the newest products that are making headlines in the segment.

  • Life’s Little Indulgences

    Life’s Little Indulgences

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor November 4, 2013
    Personal cleansers must be easy on the wallet, yet high in value and benefits.

  • It’s Show Time

    It’s Show Time

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor November 4, 2013
    The fine fragrance category hits its stride in just in time for the holiday selling season.