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The Beauty Brains

14 hours ago ... Real cosmetic scientists and formulators answer your beauty product questions.

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  • Taylor Swift, Katy Perry banned from wearing make up on stage?: Pop stars Taylor Swift and Katy Perry are head...

    Taylor Swift, Katy Perry banned from wearing make up on stage?

    thebeautybrains.com 01 Apr '15, 5am

    Pop stars Taylor Swift and Katy Perry are headed to court for their roles in make up commercials which are potentially false and misleading, according to a press release by the Federal Trade Commission. Misleading cosmetic advertising According to an attorney involved with the case, i...

  • Can skin lotions interfere with sunscreen? #Sunscreen

    Can skin lotions interfere with sunscreen?

    thebeautybrains.com 28 Mar '15, 5am

    Phil asks… Does using facial oils, from certain brands or in general, under a sunscreen affect how good it works? My skin loves certain oils and in spring/summer I use them during the day underneath my sunscreen. I was wondering if it affected the spf, how good it protects, does the o...

  • What’s the deal with topical Botox?

    thebeautybrains.com 26 Mar '15, 10pm

    CosmeticChem is curious… What is a topical Botox(tm)? Does it work the same way as injectable Botox(tm)? So far how many “In-vivo” studies have been done to check the efficacy? The Beauty Brains respond: Topical Botox? Yeah, right. That’s right up there with anti-wrinkle lotions that ...

  • Is hyaluronic acid a good anti-aging ingredient?

    Is hyaluronic acid a good anti-aging ingredient? Episode 75

    thebeautybrains.com 24 Mar '15, 2pm

    1934 – Hyaluronic acid was first isolated from cow eyes in 1934 and it was given its name from the term “hyaloid” which means glassy. (Because hyaluronic acid gel is so clear and glass like.) 1930-40s – Hyaluronic acid was isolated from other sources including umbilical cords and roos...

  • A guide to cosmetic ingredients for the perplexed

    A guide to cosmetic ingredients for the perplexed

    thebeautybrains.com 19 Mar '15, 4pm

    Do you ever wonder about all those cosmetic ingredients you slather on your body everyday? Here’s a resource that you’ll find very helpful. Fellow cosmetic scientist and friend of the Brains, Colin Sanders, has just released “A Guide to Cosmetic Ingredients for the Perplexed.” Colin c...

  • Can mouthwash make your mouth “dentist clean?” Episode 74: How can Listerine claim to make your mouth “dentist...

    Can mouthwash make your mouth “dentist clean?” Episode 74

    thebeautybrains.com 17 Mar '15, 5am

    http://media.blubrry.com/thebeautybrains/p/thebeautybrains.com/wp-content/uploads/podcast/Episode074.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download How can Listerine claim to make your mouth “dentist clean?” Perry and I break it down for you in this week’s show. And…more beauty science ne...

  • "What are perfluorocarbons and why are they in my skin Lotion?"

    What are perfluorocarbons and why are they in my skin Lotion?

    thebeautybrains.com 26 Mar '15, 12pm

    Steven says… What are your thoughts on perfluorocarbons in skin care? I’ve noticed the use of Perfluorodecalin and Perfluoromethyl-cyclopentane as a slip agent in some formulations. As well they are purported to deliver oxygen to the skin. Perfluorodecalin has been used in this way to...

  • Is collagen a good anti-aging ingredient?

    Is collagen a good anti-aging ingredient?

    thebeautybrains.com 10 Mar '15, 5am

    The word collagen comes from two Greek terms: kolla meaning “glue” and gen meaning “producing.” That’s because glue was originally made by boiling horse skin. It makes sense that collagen has glue-like properties considering the role it plays in biology – it’s a type of connective tis...

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