International Journal of Cosmetic Science

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

Impact Factor: 1.542

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 32/61 (Dermatology)

Online ISSN: 1468-2494

Themed Virtual Issue on Hair

In recognition of the increasing number of hair research publications the IJCS has received over the last two years, the IJCS has collated the best of these papers, the most downloaded, for its first virtual issue of 2012. The IJCS strives to attract the submission of high impact, good quality papers from all over the world. The number of submissions from Hair research groups has grown over recent years and this is reflected by the number of papers accepted for publication and in the subsequent citation of these papers:

Human hair pigmentation – biological aspects

Chronological ageing of human hair keratin fibres

Grey hair: clinical investigation into changes in hair fibres with loss of pigmentation in a photoprotected population

ESR study of photoinduced free radicals by visible light in hair and the effects of ascorbic acid (vitamin C)

Liquid crystal colloidal structures for increased silicone deposition efficiency on colour-treated hair

Behenamidopropyl Dimethylamine: unique behaviour in solution and in hair care formulations

Temperature as a moisture cue in haptics on hair

Efficacy of a piroctone olamine/climbazol shampoo in comparison with a zinc pyrithione shampoo in subjects with moderate to severe dandruff