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The effects of continuous application of sunscreen on photoaged skin in Japanese elderly people &...
The effects of continuous application of sunscreen on photoaged skin in Japanese elderly people &...
Since photoaging of skin is caused by chronic sun exposure, it is well-recognized that regular sunscreen use can help prevent photoaging of skin in fair-skinned people. Therefore, application of sunscreen is recommended for the prevention of photoaging...
Taiwan approves first reading of cosmetics animal testing ban
Taiwan approves first reading of cosmetics animal testing ban
Taiwan’s Social Welfare, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee has approved the first reading of a proposed ban on animal testing for finished cosmetic products and ingredients. But it has agreed to a request from the health ministry for a t...
How 3-D printing is driving the growth of small businesses
How 3-D printing is driving the growth of small businesses
Over the past two decades, 3-D printers have revolutionized the world of prototyping and small scale manufacturing. In an interview with John Hornick, author of 3-D Printing Will Rock the World, PD&D explores how 3-D printers can empower small business...
Anatomy of a sunscreen
Anatomy of a sunscreen
Sunscreens are a vital tool in the fight against skin cancer and are highly effective in preventing skin aging caused by the sun (e.g., wrinkles, pigmentation irregula­rities, dehydrated and sagging skin). As more consumers and wellness/health car...
Antibacterial personal care products do not alter the body's bacterial flora
Antibacterial personal care products do not alter the body's bacterial flora
Many health experts warned consumers that antibacterial hygiene products such as toothpaste and soaps do more harm than good because these disrupt the body’s normal bacterial flora. But a new study published on May 18 in the journal mSphere revea...