Mar 30 2023
How did we make C.R.E.A.M. self-preserving?
This article explores the innovative approach of hurdle technology in skincare formulation, which involves using various factors such as pH adjustment, water activity reduction, chelation, good manufacturing practices, and anti-microbial ingredients to create a self-preserving skincare product. By harnessing the inherent anti-microbial properties of certain ingredients, formulators can create creams that are safe and effective without the need for traditional preservatives.
Mar 23 2023
Breaking Down the Science: A Comprehensive Comparison of Barrier Repair Products (BRPs)
Barrier repair products aim to restore and strengthen our skin's protective barrier, but with so many options on the market, it can be difficult to determine which one is right for you. In this blog, we'll compare the effectiveness of popular barrier repair products based on scientific evidence. From ceramide-rich creams to lipid-replenishing balms, we'll dive deep into each product to weed out the weaklings.
Mar 22 2023
Peering into the Future: The Game-Changing Benefits of PPAR agonists in the skin
Unleash the potential of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) for optimal skin health! These transcription factors play a critical role in regulating various cellular processes, including inflammation, differentiation, and proliferation, in skin cells. By modulating these pathways, PPARs can exert a significant impact on the skin's physiology and function, offering a plethora of benefits for skin barrier health. Discover the latest scientific findings on the mechanisms of PPARs in skin and explore the cutting-edge skincare ingredients that leverage their therapeutic potential.