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New Location- Cell Exfoliation & Cell Turnover Testing

Eurofins | CRL is now offering Cell Exfoliation & Cell Turnover Testing in North Carolina, USA. By expanding locations, we have decreased our turnaround time, increased our panelist population, and have a new dedicated team.  We have a wide variety of methods to test for both, cell exfoliation and cell turnover. These methods include: Fluorescent tagging D-Squame […]

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Are your SPF Results Accurate?

In vitro doesn’t always match in vivo.  Our photostability can be conducted in two variations. The first variation is conducting the test based on the measured in vitro SPF, the second variation is conducted by assessing the test products ability to perform at a target in vivo SPF on human subjects. Photostability provides an evaluation […]

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Environmental Chamber Returns

Eurofins | CRL Cosmetics, Inc. in Piscataway, NJ is excited to bring back our Temperature and Humidity controlled Environmental Chamber. The chamber has the capability to perform a variety of testing functions. The unit is validated to operate at temperatures between 68°F and 104°F (20°C – 40°C) ± 2°C and at humidity between 30% and […]

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Mind your make-up products from PFAS

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a group of over 5,000 chemicals. These human-made substances are widely used in several sectors of activity and commercialized products, including cosmetic products. PFAS are added either deliberately as ingredients in some cosmetic products or might appear as non-intended degradation products and impurities from the production of the PFAS […]

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bioskin Joins Eurofins Scientific

In line with our strategy to expand our global leadership in cosmetics and personal care and to diversify our clinical testing footprint in dermatology, for medicinal products and medical devices, Eurofins announces that it has successfully completed acquisition of bioskin GmbH (“bioskin”) a full-service, dermatology-specific CRO specializing in trials for drugs, medical devices, food supplements […]

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Antimicrobial Effectiveness Testing

One of the key components to take into consideration during product development is ensuring product safety. Antimicrobial preservatives are elements of formulations included to protect against microbial contaminants that may be inadvertently introduced during manufacturing or during use by the customer. Preservatives used in formulations help to protect the consumer from exposure to contaminants as […]

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Additional Dates for Free Webinar: Understanding Your SPF Data (FDA Method)

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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Vonlanthen Group of Companies: Online Summit Cosmetics, Flavors & Fragrances Regulations Live Event

Eurofins | CRL Inc. President, Lenore Coyle, will be one of the  guest speakers at the Vonlanthen Group of Companies Cosmetics, Flavors & Fragrances Regulations live Summit on July 8th at 7 am EST/1pm CEST. Lenore will share Efficacy Claims Management: Best Practices for Working with a 3rd Party Testing Lab. How to build a product claim Effective […]

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Is Your Sunscreen Free From Benzene?

One of the major challenges involved in launching a cosmetics product on the market is ensuring that your product meets regulations and is safe for the end-user. Eurofins Cosmetics & Personal Care is the authority on the full suite of testing necessary to ensure that your product is compliant, high quality, safe and performant. With our […]

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Eurofins | CRL Collaborates with L’Oreal in Executing Photoprotection Clinical Study

Around the world the use of sunscreens has been promoted as part of a healthy routine to prevent skin cancer and premature skin aging. Thus, companies have been using technological advances and new UV filters to produce sunscreens that are effective and safe to use. In Fact, companies are introducing innovative ingredients to sunscreens to create […]

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