• Patent Review

    October 10, 2007
    Procter & Gamble Patents Antiperspirant Composition Patent No. US 7,235,229 B2: A clear, stable, dry-and-non-sticky antiperspirant composition has been patented by Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, Ohio. BASF Patents Dithinion-Based Fungi…

  • Patent Review

    October 10, 2007
    Topical Photoprotective Film Patented By L’Oréal Paris Patent No. US 7,250,156 B2: A topically applicable, solid UV-photoprotecting composition, comprising at least one fatty phase containing at least one oil and at least one wax, h…

  • Wipes Clean Up

    Wipes Clean Up

    October 1, 2007
    Innovations drive sales of nonwoven wipes.

  • Making the Grade

    Making the Grade

    October 1, 2007
    Laboratories strive to meet the challenges of global regulatory issues and growing consumer expectations.

  • One Size Won

    One Size Won't Fit All

    October 1, 2007
    Skin care products for people of color gain ground in a growing market.

  • SPF Boosters  Photostability of Ultraviolet Filters

    SPF Boosters Photostability of Ultraviolet Filters

    October 1, 2007
    Raw material suppliers have developed a wide range of emollients, quenchers, antioxidants and other cosmetic ingredients to improve the UV filters and boost the SPF.

  • Beauty Ingredients Directory

    Nutraceuticals World & HAPPI Staff || September 15, 2007
    Suppliers share ingredient offerings suitable for both topical and oral formulations.

  • Wellness & Vanity: Where Health and Beauty Meet

    Jennifer Haid, EdD, iconoculture || September 15, 2007
    Companies need to create brands that consumers can connect with on multiple levels.

  • Beauty Supplements Foster Fruit Fresh Complexions

    Mary Jane Tenerelli, Contributing Editor || September 15, 2007
    Move over apples and oranges, ‘superfruits’ like goji, açai and pomegranate are taking center stage.

  • Beauty Foods & Cosmeceuticals: Alive and Well in Europe

    Joerg Gruenwald, Analyze-Realize AG || September 15, 2007
    Analyzing the active ingredients, claims and science behind some of market’s leading cosmeceutical and beauty food formulations.

  • Q&A: Scott-Vincent Borba

    September 15, 2007
    Scott-Vincent Borba, Founder and CEO, Borba Skin Care Products, Woodland Hills, CA Beauty I&O caught up with Scott-Vincent Borba, creator of a variety of ingestible and topical skin care products, to dis…

  • Surfactant Market Update

    September 4, 2007
    Suppliers develop innovative products and programs to meet the dynamic needs of this important segment.

  • Retail Regulations

    Retail Regulations

    September 4, 2007
    A tour of Wal-Marts new requirements for its legions of vendors.

  • Magic in the Air

    Magic in the Air

    September 4, 2007
    Home fresheners lead the market, while candles try to keep up.

  • UV Protection in Skin Care

    UV Protection in Skin Care

    September 4, 2007
    Its a day at the beach for many anti-aging products. Increasingly popular in skin product formulas, SPFs are a necessity in daily anti-aging care.