WARSAW: More than 1,200 visitors attended the sixth Cosmetics & Household Ingredients Exhibition and Conference in November—the fourth time it has taken place in Warsaw. Exhibitors from nearly 20 countries participated in the event, which attracted delegates from Europe and North America. Topics included benefits of the lotus leaf, verification of the uses for silicones in protecting hair against thermal stresses and a dermatologist’s perspective on human testing. CHI 2005 will take place Oct. 5-6 in Moscow. More info: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.