The Universal Selection Source:
Cosmetics Ingredients

Sep 21, 2016 | Article

Innovative Multifunctional Ingredients Aid Cost Reduction

Consumers’ extremely hectic and time-crunched lifestyles lead them to simplify their daily beauty routines, making multipurpose products grow in popularity as they offer several benefits at once...

Read more

Jan 15, 2016 | Article

The Best Way to Get Whiter Skin

By Belinda Carli

Skin whitening products are aimed at visibly lightening the skin and pigment spots. When skin whitening products are selected and used correctly, they work best when used in conjunction with regular...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more

Dec 16, 2013 | Article

Trends in Facial Skincare

By Imogen Matthews

The global facial skincare market was valued at USD 80.5bn by Euromonitor in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 84.9bn in 2013. Two thirds of sales come from facial moisturizers and anti-agers, while...

Read more

Mar 9, 2016 | Article

BB and CC Creams: What Are They All About?

By Nick Morante

BB in short stands for beauty balm/ blemish balm. BB Creams were developed to achieve an all-in-one formulation that provides overall protection to the skin. CC on the other hand stands for Color...

Read more

Jun 18, 2014 | Article

New Natural Bio-based Cosmetic Ingredients that are Substantive to Skin and Hair

By Nick Morante

I know there are possibly some SpecialChem Community Members who did not have the opportunity to attend the New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers' Day show this year. It was...

Read more

Mar 19, 2014 | Article

Treatment of Inflammatory and Infectious Skin Disorders

The present invention relates to a composition comprising a pharmaceutically effective amount of resveratrol and/or derivative(s) thereof and/or functionally related compound(s) alone or in various...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more

Showing 1 - 10 of 57 Tech Library documents matching your search
Channel Alerts

Receive weekly digests on hot topics

Back to Top