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Dec
20
2007

Some Essential Fatty Acids Aid Healthy Skin

Essential fatty acids such as omega-3s and omegas-6s are necessary to help the skin stay healthy.

Dec
18
2007

Skin Care: The Importance of Feel

By Steve Herman

In the excitement over peptides, neurocosmetics, antiglycation endpoints and prebiotics, it is easy to forget the importance of product look and feel.

Dec
17
2007

Minnesota Bans Mercury Added to Cosmetics, Skin Lighteners

The state of Minnesota has banned the intentional addition to mascara, eye liners and skin-lightening creams.

Dec
11
2007

Gene-based Sunscreen May Someday Prevent Skin Cancer

Research is shedding new light on sunscreens that might someday prevent or treat skin cancer by reversing dangerous gene mutations caused by overexposure to the sun.

Dec
07
2007

Topically Applied Caffeine Proves Successful as Slimming Agent

The Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology has published a report claiming that topically applied caffeine is a succesful slimming agent.

Dec
07
2007

Research Team Finds BBP Carcinogenic

Scientists at the Fox Chase Cancer Centre in Philadelphia have released reports that find butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP) to be carcinogenic.

Dec
05
2007

FDA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Sunscreen Rule

Extension to run through Dec. 26, 2007; agency seeks to balance industry concerns and the interests of public health to ensure that sunscreen products properly inform consumers of the level of protection...

Dec
05
2007

Hot New Ingredient: Bovine Colostrum Formulated into Skin Care Line

Le Mystére LLC, a lingerie marketer, has created a skin care line formulated with the after-birth secretion of a milk cow.

Dec
03
2007

Senators Join CSC in Requesting Lipstick Testing

Senators John Kerry, Diane Feinstein and Barbara Boxer have joined the interest group Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC) in questioning the levels of lead in lipstick.

Nov
29
2007

CTFA Changes Name

At the annual fall meeting of the National Conference of State Legislatures in Phoenix, the CTFA announced it is changing its name to to the Personal Care Products Council...