Archive for January 6th, 2009

Nanophobia: Just when you thought it was safe to put sunscreen on

January 06th, 2009 | Category: Facial Plastic Surgery

Always on the forefront of beauty, Ms. Natasha Singer published a recent article in The New York Times detailing the fears that now surround nanotechnology as used in the cosmeceutical industry. For those unfamiliar, nanotechnology is the name designated for dealing with particles 100 nanometers or smaller [a nanometer being one billionth of a meter (10-9 meter)], and in particular developing materials and devices of that size. Read more

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