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Products that are “all natural” are oftentimes inferior substitutes regarding quality, odor, color, and performance. That is why the SonneNatural brand products are your best choice for...


Sonneborn scientists have developed an all natural petrolatum substitute, SonneNatural®. SonneNatural®is nature's finest emollient. SonneNatural® has similar physical and sensory characteristics...

Apr 17, 2013 | Article

Alkylaminoalkyl Oligomers as Broad-spectrum Antimicrobial Agent

The present application relates to compositions comprising a material or substrate treated with or containing oligomers formed by polymerizing aminoalkyl (meth)acrylate or aminoalkyl...

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Mar 16, 2009 | Article

Emollients with high antioxidant properties

By Vispi Kanga

Human studies have convincingly demonstrated pronounced photo protective effects of 'natural' and synthetic antioxidants when applied topically before UVR exposure. Particularly with respect to...

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Apr 26, 2006 | Article

Hyaluronic acid in latest skin care and make-up developments

Hyaluronic acid is a kind of muccopolysaccharide naturally present in the human body, in synovial fluid (present in joints), the umbilical cord, the eyes' vitrous humor, fetal skin and in the deeper...

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For more than 100 years, Sonneborn has been setting industry standards the world over for the finest possible white oils, petrolatums, and microcrystalline waxes in beauty, personal care and...

May 8, 2013 | Article

Shave Preparations Comprising an Anti-irritation Agent

Shave preparations are known in the art. However, problems remain with these preparations. Irritation and lack of shave closeness remain problems of these preparations. One aspect of the invention...

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Jan 20, 2010 | Article

Simulating human synthetic sebum

Sebum is a liquid exudates from the sebaceous gland of the skin. Its function is basically to lubricate the hair emerging out of the follicle and then help matting of the hair assembly. This...

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Aug 1, 2007 | Article

Differences between Moisturizers and Humectants

By Nick Morante

There has always been some confusion between what a moisturizer is and what a humectant is, especially where the consumer is concerned. To put it simply, a moisturizer is any substance or mixtures...

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Dec 14, 2005 | Article

Green & Easy

By Ava Caridad

Sales of household cleaners fell 2% during the past year, according to Information Resources, Inc. (IRI). With the exception of toilet bowl cleaners, most other categories have shown a steady...

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