International Journal of Cosmetic Science

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Edited By: Editor in Chief: Karl Lintner, Associate Editor: Majella Lane

Impact Factor: 1.451

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 34/61 (Dermatology)

Online ISSN: 1468-2494

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Impact Factor News

We are proud to announce that the International Journal of Cosmetic Science has received its first Impact Factor of 1.45, ranking 34/61 in dermatology.

The editorial team thanks each and every one of its authors, readers, and reviewers for their critical role in this success.

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Free Review Articles

In each issue, the International Journal of Cosmetic Science publishes review articles that are free for you to read online, below are some of the latest.

Influence of skin ageing features on Chinese women's perception of facial age and attractiveness
A. Porcheron, et al.

The aetiopathogenesis of acne vulgaris – what's new?
B. Bergler-Czop

Publication Prize 2013

The IJCS Publication Prize was instituted in 1969.  It is awarded for the best scientific paper to be submitted for publication in the Society’s journal in each calendar year.  Until 1978, this applied to those published in the British editions of the Journal of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists.  Since 1979, it applies to those appearing in the International Journal of Cosmetic Science. The prize attracts an honorarium of £500.

For the year 2013 the following paper won the award:

International Journal of Cosmetic Science
Volume 35, Issue 5, pages 510-514, October 2013

A novel proposal for labelling sunscreens based on compliance and performance
M. Pissavini, O. Doucet and B. Diffey

2013 Publication Prize Winners