The Universal Selection Source: Cosmetics Ingredients

Apr 16, 2014 | Article

Topical Nitric Oxide Delivery System to Treat Acne Vulgaris

In one aspect, provided herein is a method comprising administering, to the skin of a subject having or at risk of acne, a composition comprising an effective amount of nitric oxide and a carrier...

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Mar 12, 2014 | Article

Usnic Acid-based Topical Formulation

Usnic acid and usnate salts are known for use as topical antimicrobial agents. Some, for example copper usnate, have been found to be active against P. acnes, the bacteria implicated in inflammatory...

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Oct 3, 2012 | Article

Composition of a Water-soluble Sunscreen Preparation for Acne Rosacea

This invention relates to a composition of a water-soluble sunscreen preparation for acne rosacea. The invention is a topical skin care dihydroxyacetone-free final gel formulation comprising...

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Jun 2, 2010 | Article

Improving acne treatments

Acne is the most common undesirable skin condition caused by follicular malfunction, bacteria in the follicular canal, and excessive sebum production. These factors lead to inflammation in and...

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Sep 28, 2007 | Article

Treatments for Acne

By Nick Morante

There are various skin ailments that people worry about. There is contact dermatitis, skin irritation from allergic reactions to foods or cosmetics, and probably the most hideous of them all, acne...

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Mar 12, 2014 | Article

Topical Formulation Comprising Water, a Water-miscible Organic Solvent, and Benzoyl Peroxide

Benzoyl peroxide is commonly used in topical pharmaceutical formulations to treat dermatologic conditions such as acne vulgaris, commonly referred to as acne. Topically applied antibiotics have also...

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Dec 4, 2013 | Article

Antibacterial or Anti-acne Formulations Containing Usnic Acid or an Usnate and a Metal Salt

Usnic acid is a naturally occurring dibenzofuran derivative which can be isolated from several species of lichen, in particular Usnea. It is also known as usneine, usninic acid and...

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Dec 7, 2011 | Article

Topical Herbal Formulation for Treatment of Acne & Skin Disorders

The available topical anti acne agents have a direct or indirect influence on the patho-genetic factors and are selected according to the predominant type of acne lesions. The therapeutic success in...

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Sep 24, 2008 | Article

Using Great Products but the Skin Still Has Problems

By Nick Morante

Sometimes being in the beauty business is not such a great thing. I constantly have family members coming to me with their woes, let alone always asking for free stuff. One particular instance...

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Meet faster your high SPF & UVA targets. Julian Hewitt will share his unique expertise to help you select the right active(s), maximize their efficacy and ensure the photostability of the formulation.

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