Cosmetology Research Report (FY2017 Research Report)

The periodical Cosmetology is a collection of research papers produced under the Cosmetology Research Grant program and is published annually.


Cosmetology Vol.25 (2017)

The synopsis of the papers published in the current issue of Cosmetology (Vol. 24) can be downloaded (in PDF format).
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—Field of material and properties
No Title Author Affiliation pdf
1 Controlled Radical Polymerization of Polyphenol-Inspired Polymers with High Antioxidant and Antibacterial Properties Hirotaka Ejima Department of Materials Engineering, The University of Tokyo pdf File
2 Search for anti-aging drugs from ayurbedic and tropical plants Sachiko Sugimoto Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences, Hiroshima University pdf file
3 Development of temperature-responsive gels through the rational design of elastin-like polypeptides Ayae Sugawara-Narutaki Department of Materials Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University pdf file
4 Structural Color of Short Distance Order of Polymer Nanogel Yoshiko Miura Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu University pdf file
5 Design and Antioxidative Effects of Water Soluble Fullerenes Tsuyoshi Michinobu Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology pdf file
6 Preparation of spherical microparticles for drug delivery from chemically synthesized collagen with high biosafety Toshiki Miyazaki Graduate School of Life Science and Systems Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology pdf file
7 Development of Safer Hair Dyeing Technique by Using Biobased Materials Hidekazu Yasunaga Kyoto Institute of Technology Department of Fibre Science and Engineering pdf file
—Field of biological functioning and safety
No Title Author Affiliation pdf
8 Elucidation of molecular mechanisms involved in the formation of tight junction Junichi Ikenouchi Kyushu University Faculty of Science Department of Biology pdf file
9 Screening and functional evaluation of molecules for anti-UV skin-care by using in vivo imaging of oxidative stress Takao Iwawaki Iwawaki Laboratory, Education and Research Support Center Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University pdf file
10 Identification of the histamine-producing cells in chronic allergic contact dermatitis model using HDC-gene reporter mice Hiroshi Ohtsu School of Engineering, Tohoku University pdf file
11 Monitoring of endogenous retinoic acid levels in the skin to elucidate the anti-aging role of retinoic acid Junko Okano Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Shiga University of Medical Science pdf File
12 Development of photosafety testing strategy and its strategic harmonization Satomi Onoue Department of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics,School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka pdf File
13 Functional in vivo Imaging of Cellular Dynamics and Enzyme Activity after Inflammation Using Chemical MRI Probes Kazuya Kikuchi Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University pdf File
14 Enhancement of skin barrier function by activation of granular layer cells and restoration of tight junction, and prevention of atopic and allergic dermatitis Hiroshi Kido Institute for Enzyme Research, Tokushima University pdf File
15 Collagen in hypodermis affects temperature acclimation of animal Atsushi Kuhara, Akane Ohta Faculty of Science and Engineering, & Institute for Integrative Neurobiology, Konan University pdf File
16 Maintenance of skin homeostasis by intradermal siRNA delivery using novel nano particles Hitoshi Sasaki Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Nagasaki University Hospital pdf File
17 Development of regenerating compounds for cleaner dermal restoration Hideaki Sumiyoshi Regenerative Medicine, Division Basic Clinical Science, Tokai University School of Medicine pdf File
18 Liver disease risk of xenobiotics due to percutaneous absorption revealed by Nano-PALDI imaging mass spectrometry Shu Taira Fukui Prefectural University, Department of Bioscience pdf File
19 Effect of topical steroid on the stratum corneum compositions by using confocal Raman microscopy Hideaki Tanizaki Department of Dermatology, Osaka Medical College pdf File
20 The role of very long chain fatty acid containing ceramides in the epidermal barrier and the underlying molecular mechanisms Eriko Kage-Nakadai The OCU Advanced Research Institute of Natural Science and Technology, Osaka City University pdf File
21 Involvement of ER Stress in the wound healing of skin Shinsuke Matsuzaki Department of Pharmacology, Wakayama Medical University pdf File
—General studies in the field of mind/spirit and culture
No Title Author Affiliation pdf
22 Putting smell into words: A sociolinguistic study of how we verbalize the sense of smell Shoji Azuma Department of World Languages and Cultures, University of Utah pdf File
23 Beauty for Muslim women and their consumption: Halal Cosmetics in the Middle East Mayuko Okawa Faculty of Foreign Languages, Kanagawa University pdf File
24 Perceived makeup of nurses in patients, family members and nurses Ayako Ogi School of Nursing & Health Graduate School of Nursing & Health, Aichi Prefectural University pdf File
25 Developmental Psychological Study of Effects of Make-Up for Inferiority Feelings in Appearance among Female Adolescents Yasumasa Kosaka Wako University, Faculty of Human Sciences pdf File
26 Determinants of cosmetic marketing channels in Japan, China and England Ichiro Sasaki Faculty of Commerce, Doshisha University pdf File
27 Tactile evaluation of cosmetic products using biomimetic tactile evaluation system Yoshimune Nonomura Yamagata University pdf File
28 Studies on advertisement expressions with high appeal power for the beauty of women Eishi Hirose Department of International Culture, Faculty of Culuture policy and Management, Shizuoka University of Art and Culture pdf File
29 Value change in self and social behavior by makeup --Behavioral study Juri Fujiwara Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Department of Systems Neuroscience pdf File