#BeautyRecap: March 20th, 2018

Products and Reviews

A look at Sephora Collection launches coming in April
Allure.com

Giorgio Armani’s Face Fabric Foundation is relaunched
TeenVogue.com

A look at the Glamglow ‘My Little Pony’ face masks
Elle.com, TeenVogue.com

A review of the Kiehl’s Instant Renewal Concentrate Mask
Allure.com

A look at the Cover FX Power Play Foundation
Allure.com

A look at the Strivectin LineBlurfector Primer
Allure.com

A look at the Baebody Eye Gel
Allure.com

Kat Von D is launching a gold makeup collection for their 10th anniversary
TeenVogue.com

Too Faced and Kandee Johnson partner for another makeup collaboration
Alllure.com

Tarte launches its full Mermaid Collection
Allure.com

Glossier opens pop-up cafe in San Francisco
TeenVogue.com

A look at the Benefit Blush Bar Palette
PopSugar.com

A look at the Frank Body Cherry Bomb Lip Scrub
Allure.com

134 products featured in the Glamour 2018 Beauty Awards
Glamour.com

Victoria Beckham is launching a skincare range
Allure.com

Retail and Trends

Chanel Beauty to launch at Ulta
Racked.com

Amorepacific enters Australian beauty market with Laneige
PulseNews.co.kr

Asbestos found in some of Claire’s makeup products
TeenVogue.com

US PIRG responds to claims from Claire’s that their testing method was unsound
USPIRG.org

First micro carbon capture unit installed at Lush factory
JWEnergy.com

Skincare and Beauty

Most bottles of water contain microplastic from cosmetics, clothing and industry
TheGuardian.com

KKW Beauty criticised for limited shade range in its concealers
TeenVogue.com

An interview with Andria Tomlin, a colour-blind makeup artist
TeenVogue.com

Researchers use graphene to dye hair
TeenVogue.com

6 over-the-top celebrity facials
WMagazine.com

9 “K-Beauty” experts to follow on social media
WMagazine.com

Kim Kardashian shows off her beauty routine
Elle.com

Sable Yong at Allure demos the ‘flare highlight’ technique
Allure.com

Asia and World

Despite the boom in South Korean beauty brands, Japan is still Asia’s leader
QZ.com

Malaysian Sa Sa’s unaffected by Hong Kong closures
TheSunDaily.my

Etude House opens store in Dubai
YonhapNews.co.kr

China’s Kaola.com to spend $5 billion USD on more ‘made in Japan’ items
Nikkei.com

A look at Fancl makers of ‘preservative-free’ cosmetics
AsiaTatler.com

Corporate

L’Oreal acquires Modiface AR
TheVerge.com

2x Partners take a majority stake in Surratt Beauty
2xPartners.com

Research and Innovation

Biosynthesis of D-series resolvins in skin provides insights into their role in tissue repair
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Benzoyl peroxide effectively decreases pre-operative propionibacterium acnes shoulder burden: A randomized trial
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Hair wax for preservation of eyebrows during laser tattoo removal
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Effects of a protein ‐free oat plantlet extract on microinflammation and skin barrier function in atopic dermatitis patients
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

Isolation and identification of the follicular microbiome: Implications for acne research
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Sunscreen sun protection factor (SPF): Is higher better?
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Allergen of the Year alkyl glucoside is an ingredient in top-selling sunscreens and facial moisturizers
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Androgens and androgen receptor action in skin and hair follicles
Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology

Relationship of hyaluronan and HYBID (KIAA1199) expression with roughness parameters of photoaged skin in Caucasian women
Skin Research and Technology

Improvement of skin conditions by ingestion of Aspergillus kawachii (Koji) extract containing 14-dehydroergosterol in a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Sun protection behaviors in early childhood education programs
JAMA Dermatology

Trends in melanoma incidence among non-Hispanic Whites in the United States, 2005 to 2014
JAMA Dermatology

Effects of short-term moisturizer application in different ethnic skin types: Noninvasive assessment with optical coherence tomography and reflectance confocal microscopy
Skin Pharmacology and Physiology

Protective effect of neferine against UVB mediated oxidative damage in human epidermal keratinocytes
Journal of Dermatological Treatment

Sun protection use and sunburn among us adults
JAMA Dermatology

Light therapies for acne
JAMA Dermatology

Demodex mites modulate sebocyte immune reaction: Possible role in the pathogenesis of rosacea
British Journal of Dermatology

Skin microneedling for acne scars associated with pigmentation in patients with dark skin
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Improvement of skin barrier dysfunction by Scutellaria baicalensis GEOGI extracts through lactic acid fermentation
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Treating isotretinoin-associated cheilitis with hydrocortisone-containing lip balm
JAMA Dermatology

Adapalene 0.3% gel shows efficacy for the treatment of atrophic acne scars
Dermatology and Therapy

Prevention and reduction of atrophic acne scars with Adapalene 0.3%/Benzoyl peroxide 2.5% gel in subjects with moderate or severe facial acne: Results of a 6-month randomized, vehicle-controlled trial using intra-individual comparison
American Journal of Clinical Dermatology

Facial wrinkles in Europeans: A genome-wide association study
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Addressing male facial skin concerns: Clinical efficacy of a topical skincare treatment product for men
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Efficacy and safety of sarecycline, a novel, once-daily, narrow spectrum antibiotic for the treatment of moderate to severe facial acne vulgaris: Results of a phase 2, dose-ranging study
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Phase 2 randomized, dose-ranging study of oxymetazoline cream for treatment of persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Efficacy and safety of Adapalene 0.3%/Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% gel plus oral doxycycline in subjects with severe inflammatory acne who are candidates for oral isotretinoin
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

MALDI imaging facilitates new topical drug development process by determining quantitative skin distribution profiles
Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry

GSK126 (EZH2 inhibitor) interferes with ultraviolet A radiation-induced photoaging of human skin fibroblast cells
Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine

Hypo-collagenesis in photoaged skin predicts response to anti-aging cosmeceuticals
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Novel cosmetic patches for wrinkle improvement: retinyl retinoate‐ and ascorbic acid‐loaded dissolving microneedles
International Journal of Cosmetic Science

Sodium L-ascorbate enhances elastic fibers deposition by fibroblasts from normal and pathologic human skin
Journal of Dermatological Science

Evaluation of the anti-wrinkle effect of an ascorbic acid-loaded dissolving microneedle patch via a double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study
International Journal of Cosmetic Science

In vivo validation of the multicomponent powder (Vitachelox®) against the deposition of polluting ions
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology