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Feb
05
2008

Chemical Reaction: Biology at the Cosmetics Counter

By Steve Herman

The combined use of prebiotics and probiotics for a targeted approach to battling bad bacteria on the skin is among the newest ingredient trends for skin and hair care products.

Feb
01
2008

Extreme Makeup: On the Set of "Lost"

By Cathy Christensen

A chat with the hit television show’s makeup supervisor reveals how sun, bugs and a variety of skin tones makes for a very interesting day at the office.

Jan
30
2008

India to Spice Up Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals and More

The federal government in Panaji, India, plans to set up an Indian Institute of Spice Technology for research of spices for use in pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and cosmetic.

Jan
30
2008

Unilever to Cease Using Shark Products in Cosmetics

Personal care, household product and food manufacturer Unilever has announced it will no longer use shark squalene in its cosmetics, instead using a plant-based squalene.

Jan
02
2008

Council Commends Congress for FDA Cosmetics Funding Increase

The Personal Care Products Council recently voiced its approval of Congress' plan to increase the funding for the review of cosmetics by the FDA.

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
05
2007

2 in 1: Makeup Meets Skin Care

By Sara Mason

Makeup’s dynamic sales growth is, in part, a reflection of the demand for added benefits and natural ingredients, challenging formulators to continually work toward ever-more sophisticated products.

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
20
2007

Color Cosmetics: A Comeback Story

By Briony Davies

Color cosmetics is forecast to keep pace with the overall cosmetics and toiletries market at a steady 3% per year through 2011. This resurgence in the segment is driven both by manufacturer innovation and consumers demanding better results from makeup.