21 Jul '14, 1pm

Do stem cells work in cosmetics?: We’ve previously touched on the topic of stem cells in our podcast about exf...

We’ve previously touched on the topic of stem cells in our podcast about exfoliation but I still find it annoying when companies talk about plant and human “stem cells” in cosmetics. That’s completely misleading because there aren’t stem cells in the product no matter what this company claims about their skin cream . How can I say that with such confidence? All you have to do is know a little about the science of stem cells and it becomes clear. So let’s talk about stem cells. Stem Cells Stem cells are living cells that are undifferentiated. They’re a bit like the cells that start every embryo when the sperm and egg cells fuse. They contain all the DNA information to make an entire human being (or plant or other animal depending on the species). When embryos start to grow, most of their cells differentiated into things like skin cells, brain cells, heart cells, and all the...

Full article: http://thebeautybrains.com/2014/07/21/do-stem-cells-work-...

Tweets

An engineer discusses why he feels more #WomenI...

designnews.com 21 Jul '14, 4pm

My daughter, Adelyn, is a member of the engineering club at the community college she attends. Recently, she volunteered a...

How Does Bitcoin Work?

How Does Bitcoin Work?

makeuseof.com 23 Jul '14, 4pm

Now you have a problem: because there’s no trust, the centralized authority won’t work anymore. So, you come up with the c...

[New Post] "In which I celebrate the good work ...

rachelheldevans.com 23 Jul '14, 4pm

When we find ourselves at odds with our fellow Christians over issues that are important to us, it’s easy to slip into the...

What it’s really like to work in a brothel

cleo.com.au 27 Jul '14, 10pm

Website Terms and Conditions 1. Terms and Conditions In these terms and conditions, "we", "us" and "our" means Bauer Media...

[News] Hanwha Q CELLS refutes Kyocera patent in...

pv-tech.org 21 Jul '14, 10am

Hanwha Q CELLS has claimed none of its products are affected by a busbar patent infringement claim made in Japan by Kyocer...

This shoe polish is so easy to use and revived ...

fairprice.com.sg 22 Jul '14, 1pm

FairPrice Online Home > Other Merchandise > Shoe Care > KIWI WAX RICH SHINE & PROTECT INSTANT POLISH - NEUTRAL

How I Stayed Motivated When I Couldn’t Work Out

carrotsncake.com 21 Jul '14, 5pm

This was timely! I went from severely spraining my ankle (I tore the main ligament) to being pregnant. I was due to run th...

"I beg my colleagues to sit down and let’s work...

latimes.tumblr.com 25 Jul '14, 8am

I beg my colleagues to sit down and let’s work this out. Veterans are dying. This is not a policy, academic issue here. Th...

How cosmetics fool your brain

thebeautybrains.com 28 Jul '14, 12pm

I wrote this piece to help other cosmetic chemists but I thought everyone might benefit from a better understanding of how...

Ever wondered how the accelerometers in your smart phone work ? They work like this:

Ever wondered how the accelerometers in your sm...

hackaday.com 27 Jul '14, 6am

There’s a good chance that you use a MEMS accelerometer every single day. It’s the small chip that let your smart phone au...

The Humane Cosmetics Act Now Has Support from 138 Cruelty-Free U.S. Companies [Complete List]

The Humane Cosmetics Act Now Has Support from 1...

ecosalon.com 26 Jul '14, 9am

“Safe, innovative cosmetic products can be created without harming animals. The Humane Society of the United States is del...

7

searchenginewatch.com 25 Jul '14, 12pm

Let's face it, PPC can be very hard at times. You're balancing accounts, budgets, tasks – it's a constant effort to keep u...