Dry powder route to beauty with D-Preg

Fibroline2A new dry, bio-based, electrospun beauty mask has been shown to reduce the presence of forehead wrinkles and crows-feet around the eyes and to moisturise the skin effectively in trials on human volunteers.

A European consortium of researchers created the mask by electrospinning nonwovens of a polymer called pullulan and embedding active ingredients within them using a dry-powder impregnation process developed by Fibroline of Ecully, France.

For the full story, see the March 2021 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.