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  • Understanding Hair Moisturization From Consumers

    Understanding Hair Moisturization From Consumers' Perspective

    Introduction Hair is an important component of body image, with healthy and beauti- ful hair always at the top of consumers’ wish list. Depending on the culture and fashion, hair’s physical characteristics could be manipul…

  • Skin Care
    The Fabric of HIS Life

    The Fabric of HIS Life

    A subscription-based wellness brand for guys.
    Online Exclusives Charles Sternberg, Assistant Editor 09.16.19

  • Skin Care | Testing
    Feels So Good

    Feels So Good

    Kao researchers detail a new cosmetic evaluation method.
    Online Exclusives09.12.19


  • Naturally sourced Brontide™ butylene glycol

    Naturally sourced Brontide™ butylene glycol

    Learn how Genomatica is aiming to offer better ingredients for personal care and cosmetics. Our Brontide™ butylene glycol is made using natural plant-based sugars, more sustainably than other ingredients made from crude oil. Contact bronti…
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  • Actives | Color Cosmetics | Functional Ingredients | Hair Care | Personal Cleansers | Pigments | Polymers | Preservatives | Skin Care | Sun Care | Surfactants | Testing
    NPD Is In-Focus at In-Cosmetics North America

    NPD Is In-Focus at In-Cosmetics North America

    Event set for Javits Center in New York City, Oct. 23 and 24, 2019.
    Online Exclusives09.09.19

  • Actives | Functional Ingredients | Skin Care
    The Beauty of Glutathione

    The Beauty of Glutathione

    Aesthetician Corinne Morley details the skin health benefits of this tripeptide.
    Online Exclusives Charles Sternberg, Assistant Editor 09.05.19


  • Fine Fragrance | Packaging
    The Sky

    The Sky's the Limit for Skylar

    Founder Cat Chen talks about her clean fragrance brand’s move into Sephora stores less than two years after launch.
    Online Exclusives Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 09.03.19

  • Functional Ingredients | Polymers | Skin Care
    The Biopolymers Texture Triangle

    The Biopolymers Texture Triangle

    A creative toolkit for skin care formulations using naturally-derived polymers.
    Dr. Richard Giles, Sylvain Lataste and Jens Müller, Nouryon 09.02.19

  • Actives | Functional Ingredients | Hair Care | Personal Cleansers | Skin Care
    Top Shelf

    Top Shelf

    From algae, peptides and moss to cica, vitamin C and CBD, here’s the lowdown on attention-grabbing ingredients in today’s cosmetics space.
    Christine Esposito , Associate Editor 09.02.19


  • Hair Care | Household Cleaning | Laundry Care | Personal Cleansers | Surfactants
    Tensions Surface

    Tensions Surface

    Annual surfactant sales have risen 3-4%, but as the trade war heats up, the economy could suffer. Looking for a new surfactant?
    Tom Branna , Editorial Director 09.02.19

  • Stress & Skin

    Stress & Skin

    From CBD to stress, the many facets of skin aging are explored.
    08.30.19

  • AP/Deo | Color Cosmetics | Hair Care | Packaging | Skin Care
    Five Takeaways from IBE

    Five Takeaways from IBE

    A quick look at some noteworthy things we saw in New York.
    Slideshows08.26.19


  • Turnkey Has Become the New Norm

    With QRS, the process is straightforward.