Cosmeceuticals: Active Skin Treatment

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780931710926
  • Publisher: Allured Business Media
  • Publication date: 1/1/2002
  • Series: Ingredient Resource Ser.
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 329

Table of Contents

Introduction 3
Why Cosmeceuticals? 5
Cosmeceuticals or Cosmethics: Industry Responsibility 8
Cosmeceuticals - The Future of Cosmetics? 10
FDA Regulation of Cosmeceuticals 19
Cosmeceuticals as a Third Category 26
Drug Delivery on Skin vs. Application Frequency 33
Factors in Formulating Cosmeceutical Vehicles 37
Efficient Formulation of Cosmeceutical Products 50
Sensitive Skin: Analysis of Symptoms, Perceived Causes and Possible Mechanisms 59
Sensitive Skin 67
Formulating for Sensitive Skin 78
Ethnic Sensitive Skin 94
Infant Skin and Its Care 102
Cosmetics for Elderly People 111
The pH of the Stratum Corneum: An Update 121
Aged Skin, Retinoids and Alpha Hydroxy Acids 126
Hydroxy Acids and Skin Aging 133
Substantiating Antiaging Product Claims 144
Metalloproteinase Inhibitors 170
AHAs and Derivatives 180
AHA and Exfoliative Skin Disease 186
Amphoteric Hydroxy Complexes: AHAs with Reduced Stinging and Irritation 197
Aging and the Future of Enzymes in Cosmetics 206
Skin Lighteners 219
Skin Lightening 230
Melanogenesis Inhibitor from Paper Mulberry 239
Whitening Efficacy of Frequently Used Whitening Ingredients 246
Protecting the Skin Against Exogenous Noxes 256
Pollution and Aging: Antioxidants for Skin 268
Ceramides: Their Promise in Skin Care 278
Hyaluronic Acid in Cosmetics 294
Controlling the Appearance of Cellulite 303
Cellulite Treatments: Snake Oils or Skin Science 317
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