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Nutritional Impact on Hair & Scalp

Written by Michael Anthonavage The average human scalp has approximately 100,000 hairs emanating out of hair follicles and is one of the fastest growing tissues in the body. Besides having a decorative role in society, hair has a variety of biological functions including protection from UV radiation and insects. It acts as a sensory tool […]

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Blue Light from the Metaverse

As we move into a digital world, is your customer’s skin protected? Eurofins | CRL can determine the percentage of Blue Light or High Energy Visible Light (HEV) found within products. We can measure the HEV Blocking Potential of a sunscreen formula after irradiation with a UV dose of 200J/cm2, allowing clients to label their […]

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Measuring Scalp Health

Eurofins | CRL clinical testing can evaluate the safety and efficacy of your hair products on the scalp. In addition to clinical grading and imaging, we utilize specialized instrumentation that can measure your products effectiveness on scalp hydration, pH, oiliness, and skin barrier function. To view our Cosmetology Services Click Here. To view Additional Testing […]

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ISO Testing Methods Webinar

International Sunscreens are regulated by the International Standards Organization (ISO). Before they enter the market, they must be shown to be both safe and effective and must comply with all other requirements mandated by ISO monographs.  This webinar has been put together as an educational session to help sunscreen suppliers, formulators, marketers, and manufacturers understand […]

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Understanding Your SPF Data (FDA Method) Webinar

Sunscreens are regulated by the FDA as Over the Counter (OTC) drugs. Before they enter the market, they must be shown to be both safe and effective and must comply with requirements listed in the FDA’s OTC sunscreen monograph. This webinar has been assembled as an educational session to help sunscreen suppliers, formulators, marketers, and […]

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Protect Babies Skin

Babies skin is extremely delicate and much more sensitive than the skin of adults. In order to ensure your products do not induce irritation, Eurofins | CRL provides safe and reliable Pediatric Safety in Use testing. Our Pediatric Safety in Use testing involves our Board-Certified Pediatricians, Registered Nurses, and staff, who all adhere to Good […]

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Is your product safe for sensitive skin?

Sensitive skin is a complex, self-perceived condition of the skin, characterized by hyper-reactivity to various stimuli, including cosmetics, water, temperature, humidity, sunscreens, food, and/or other physical or chemical factors. Subjects with sensitive skin often experience unpleasant sensations, such as burning, stinging, itching and tightness. Here at Eurofins | CRL Inc., we have evaluated the sensitive […]

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New Laser Doppler Purchase

Aligning with sponsors’ needs, Eurofins | CRL has recently purchased the Laser Doppler Blood FlowMeter (LDF). The Laser Doppler Blood FlowMeter is established as an effective and reliable quantitative tool that can be utilized to assess skin conditions (inflammation, vascular dark circles, wound healing, etc.) and/or products (skin care/cosmetic devices) related to microcirculation. The LDF offers […]

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Multiethnic HRIPT Panel

Eurofins | CRL offers HRIPT (Human Repeat Insult Patch Testing) to determine the potential of a test material to elicit dermal irritation and/or induce sensitization following repeated patch application. We offer 50, 100, and 200 subject panels and can test on more than 200 subjects if requested. We have multiethnic HRIPT panels starting nearly every week […]

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Powerful Data Analysis

Aligning with our Sponsors needs and expectations, Eurofins | CRL has purchased the Antera 3D CS Camera. The Antera 3D combines real 3D images with high measurement precision, standardized lighting conditions, versatility of measurements and powerful data analysis. Some key features of the Antera 3D CS Camera include  Fast, full skin analysis in less than […]

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