The Changing Face of Skin Care


Subject:
Fashion , Consumer Research & Advocacy , Health & Medical Disciplines , Cosmetics & Perfume , Skin , Consumer Education , Health Care , Dermatology

Description:
2004 series on the rise in popularity of the "'cosmeceutical' -- a product marketed as a cosmetic that purportedly has biologically active ingredients that affect the user." Includes a slide show of some products, such as wrinkle creams marketed as alternatives to Botox injections, alpha hydroxy acid, hyaluronic acid, prescription vitamin A creams and gels, and vitamin C sunscreens. From BusinessWeek magazine.

Publisher:
The McGraw-Hill Companies Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.businessweek.com/bwdaily/dnflash/nov2004/nf20041130_0962_db035.htm


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