Is there anything more annoying than persistent dandruff and the telltale flakes that litter one’s shoulders like so many weeds in a garden? Procter & Gamble recently released information that it had sequenced the complete genome for malassezia globosa, a naturally occurring fungus responsible for the onset of dandruff. This fungus thrives on scalp oil, and what it doesn’t eat negatively effects the scalp, says Thomas Dawson, Ph.D., a scientist at P&G Beauty. Dawson was part of a global team of computer scientists and fungi and genome experts from Vancouver to the Netherlands who for the past eight years have worked on sequencing the genome. Look for their findings to show up in P&G’s Head & Shoulders brand in the not too distant future.
“I was touched by the fact that she lost her father, really before his time, and it was a real shock. She had two young children, she was married and she was expecting that she would have her own life for a good 25 years,” said Claire Foy about playing a young Queen Elizabeth in Netflix’s The Crown. Styled by @mayteallende 📸@jgreenery #emmys2017 #wwdeyeu
“Truth and lies have become a real interesting theme, more than ever, lately,” Emmy nominee Laura Dern told WWD. "It’s a very interesting time to use our voice." Styled by @cristinaehrlich, 📸 @shayanhathaway #wwdeye #emmys2017
“It transcends the genre that is you think of a sci-fi show — you don’t expect it to be so profound or emotionally riveting,” Evan Rachel Wood told WWD of her Emmy nominated role in Westworld. styled by @samanthamcmillen_stylist 📸 @emmanmontalvan #emmys2017 #wwdeye