Tag: 3D Printing

L’Oreal plans to test products on 3D printed human skin

Outside photo of L'Oreal company.

Since 2013, L’Oreal has steered clear of animal testing worldwide. However, the company’s latest plans for product testing — in partnership with Organovo — will take cosmetics testing where no other company has taken it before: 3D printed human skin.   Until now, L’Oreal has tested its products using specially grown 2D cell cultures. These… Read More

Smallest 3D Printing Pen Lets You Draw in the Air

Stories about 3D printing are all over the internet. There are 3D printers that can print homes for only a couple thousand dollars, and there are even 3D printers creating inexpensive prosthesis.   This new technology is truly incredible; however, even the latest 3D printers are bulky and hard to use. LIX is looking to answer this technological… Read More