M A Farage

Summary

Affiliation: The Procter and Gamble Company
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of lotion formulations on irritation using the modified forearm-controlled application test method
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Skin Res Technol 13:268-79. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Skin benefits with a novel emollient-treated menstrual pad
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 8:29-35. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Assessing menstrual tampon irritation using the "Behind-The-Knee" test
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, 6110 Center Hill Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:435-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Translation and validation of the Farage Quality of Life (FQoL™) instrument for consumer products into traditional Chinese
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Co, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Glob J Health Sci 5:1-12. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Dermatological testing of an improved apertured film surface for feminine hygiene pads
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 31:198-203. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Assessing quality of life in older adult patients with skin disorders
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Glob J Health Sci 4:119-31. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Design principles to accommodate older adults
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Innovation center, The Proter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45227, USA
    Glob J Health Sci 4:2-25. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Clinical implications of aging skin: cutaneous disorders in the elderly
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 10:73-86. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Investigation of the sensitivity of a cross-polarized light visualization system to detect subclinical erythema and dryness in women with vulvovaginitis
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:20.e1-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Skin moisturization and frictional effects of an emollient-treated menstrual pad with a foam core
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 28:25-31. 2009

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of lotion formulations on irritation using the modified forearm-controlled application test method
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Skin Res Technol 13:268-79. 2007
    ..The objective of these studies was to evaluate the efficacy of different lotion formulations on facial tissues in preventing irritation, or aiding in the healing of irritation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Skin benefits with a novel emollient-treated menstrual pad
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 8:29-35. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Assessing menstrual tampon irritation using the "Behind-The-Knee" test
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, 6110 Center Hill Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:435-9. 2013
    ..It enables concurrent parallel comparisons of experimental and control articles over time and substantially increases the sensitivity of detecting small changes in tissue inflammation...
  4. doi request reprint Translation and validation of the Farage Quality of Life (FQoL™) instrument for consumer products into traditional Chinese
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Co, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Glob J Health Sci 5:1-12. 2013
    ..Further, the measure was able to detect differences among groups of subjects using different menstrual protection products...
  5. doi request reprint Dermatological testing of an improved apertured film surface for feminine hygiene pads
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 31:198-203. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that these changes would improve both performance and skin compatibility. However, distinguishing the skin effects of materials that are inherently mild is a challenge...
  6. doi request reprint Assessing quality of life in older adult patients with skin disorders
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Glob J Health Sci 4:119-31. 2012
    ..However, opportunity exists for developing and validating HRQoL measures specifically for dermatological conditions most pertinent to older patients.  ..
  7. doi request reprint Design principles to accommodate older adults
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Innovation center, The Proter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45227, USA
    Glob J Health Sci 4:2-25. 2012
    ..Designing for older adults is inclusive design: it accommodates a range of physical and cognitive abilities and promotes simplicity, flexibility, and ease of use for people of any age...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical implications of aging skin: cutaneous disorders in the elderly
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 10:73-86. 2009
    ..The aged population also needs to be more closely monitored because of increased fragility of the skin and the physical limitations that may hinder compliance with prescribed regimens...
  9. doi request reprint Investigation of the sensitivity of a cross-polarized light visualization system to detect subclinical erythema and dryness in women with vulvovaginitis
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:20.e1-6. 2009
    ..We sought to compare the Syris v600 system with unaided visual inspection and colposcopy of the female genitalia...
  10. doi request reprint Skin moisturization and frictional effects of an emollient-treated menstrual pad with a foam core
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 28:25-31. 2009
    ..When irritant and sensory effects were assessed in the BTK protocol, the test pad was comparable with the commercial product currently considered to be "best-in-class" for softness...
  11. doi request reprint Evaluating lotion transfer from products to skin using the behind-the-knee test
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Skin Res Technol 16:243-52. 2010
    ..A modification of the 'behind-the-knee (BTK)' test model was used as a means of measuring the effectiveness of lotion transfer to the skin...
  12. doi request reprint Physiological changes associated with the menstrual cycle: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 64:58-72. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Perceptions of sensitive skin: women with urinary incontinence
    Miranda A Farage
    Winton Hill Business Center, The Procter and Gamble Company, 6110 Center Hill Road, Box 136, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:49-57. 2009
    ..Urinary incontinence is common among women, and these individuals may have different perceptions about sensitive skin than the general population...
  14. doi request reprint Dermatological testing of an emollient-treated menstrual pad with a novel foam absorbent core
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Feminine and Adult Care Innovation Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 27:333-43. 2008
    ..The test program provides reassurance that the skin compatibility of the new menstrual pad is similar to that of conventional marketed pads with a history of safe use and consumer acceptance...
  15. ncbi request reprint A randomized prospective trial of the cutaneous and sensory effects of feminine hygiene wet wipes
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    J Reprod Med 53:765-73. 2008
    ..To assess the effects of feminine hygiene wet wipes on vulvar skin...
  16. doi request reprint Perceptions of sensitive skin: changes in perceived severity and associations with environmental causes
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, 6110 Center Hill Road, PO Box 136, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 59:226-32. 2008
    ..The number of individuals who perceive themselves to have sensitive skin appear to be on the increase. A single definition of this condition remains elusive...
  17. ncbi request reprint Functional and physiological characteristics of the aging skin
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:195-200. 2008
    ..As numbers of the elderly increase, medical as well as cosmetic dermatological interventions will be necessary to optimize the quality of life for this segment of the population...
  18. doi request reprint How do perceptions of sensitive skin differ at different anatomical sites? An epidemiological study
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Clin Exp Dermatol 34:e521-30. 2009
    ..People with sensitive skin vary not only in the signs and symptoms they experience, but also in the degree of sensitivity at different anatomical sites...
  19. doi request reprint The possible relevance of sex hormones on irritant and allergic responses: their importance for skin testing
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Centre, 6110 Centre Hill Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 62:67-74. 2010
    ..Standardization of measurement techniques is necessary to provide reproducible results as much as individual patient variation and technique will allow...
  20. doi request reprint Historical perspective on the use of visual grading scales in evaluating skin irritation and sensitization
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, 45224 OH, USA Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 65:65-75. 2011
    ..When benefits and cost are weighed in the balance, the visual assessment scales popularized by Draize and others remain an effective, practical method of evaluation...
  21. doi request reprint Can the behind-the-knee clinical test be used to evaluate the mechanical and chemical irritation potential for products intended for contact with mucous membranes?
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 40:125-32. 2011
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Assessing the dermal safety of products intended for genital mucosal exposure
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 40:116-24. 2011
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Emollients on the genital area
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 40:101-6. 2011
    ..Several clinical studies have confirmed the safety and efficacy of emollient-containing feminine hygiene products, which have also been shown to provide dermatological benefits in the genital area...
  24. doi request reprint Products used on female genital mucosa
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 40:90-100. 2011
    ..This chapter briefly discusses the products women use on or around the genital area, the perceived or real benefits, and the potential health effects of these products...
  25. doi request reprint Morphology and physiological changes of genital skin and mucosa
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 40:9-19. 2011
    ..A rise in the prevalence of incontinence among older women increases the risk of vulvar and perineal dermatitis. This chapter covers the morphology and physiology of the genital area from infancy to old age...
  26. doi request reprint Sensitive skin: closing in on a physiological cause
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 62:137-49. 2010
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Does sensitive skin differ between men and women?
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 29:153-63. 2010
    ..HYPOTHESIS/AIMS: An epidemiologic approach was used to compare gender difference with regard to perceptions about sensitive skin...
  28. doi request reprint Identifying patients likely to have atopic dermatitis: development of a pilot algorithm
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 11:211-5. 2010
    ..Certain subgroups, such as people with atopic dermatitis, might be more susceptible to skin irritation than the typical consumer and may be more likely to report product-related complaints...
  29. doi request reprint Cognitive, sensory, and emotional changes associated with the menstrual cycle: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, 6110 Center Hill Road, Box 136, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:299-307. 2008
    ..In addition, recent evidence is discussed which confirms the biological basis of PMS as a real disorder of primarily autoimmune origin...
  30. doi request reprint Determining the cause of vulvovaginal symptoms
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Technical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 63:445-64. 2008
    ..Additionally, this review describes how such features of the clinical presentation can help identify various causes of vulvovaginitis...
  31. ncbi request reprint The Behind-the-Knee test: an efficient model for evaluating mechanical and chemical irritation
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Skin Res Technol 12:73-82. 2006
    ..In this publication, examples of the results of BTK tests on several materials are presented with direct comparisons, where possible, with results of in-use clinical testing conducted on the same materials...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lifetime changes in the vulva and vagina
    Miranda Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Winton Hill Technical Center, 6110 Center Hill Rd, Box 136, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 273:195-202. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Are we reaching the limits or our ability to detect skin effects with our current testing and measuring methods for consumer products?
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 52:297-303. 2005
    ..e. subjective sensory effects...
  34. ncbi request reprint Vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care and Family Care Research and Development, The Procter and Gamble Company, 6110 Center Hill Avenue, Box 136, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 123:9-16. 2005
    ..Its cause is unknown, and few randomized studies exist on the efficacy of interventions. This article reviews disease characteristics, possible etiologies, and approaches to management...
  35. ncbi request reprint Vulvar susceptibility to contact irritants and allergens: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care and Family Care Research and Development, The Procter and Gamble Company, 6110 Center Hill Avenue, Box 136, Cincinnati, OH, 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 272:167-72. 2005
    ..These differences heighten vulvar susceptibility to topical agents. This reviews the structure and properties of vulvar tissue, emphasizing their impact on susceptibility contact irritants and allergens...
  36. doi request reprint Perceptions of sensitive skin of the genital area
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 40:142-54. 2011
    ..The goal of this study is to determine patterns of perceived sensitivity of the skin of the genital area using an epidemiological approach among a general population...
  37. ncbi request reprint The vulvar epithelium differs from the skin: implications for cutaneous testing to address topical vulvar exposures
    Miranda Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Feminine Care Research and Development, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 51:201-9. 2004
    ..These approaches can be employed to augment the margin of safety when cutaneous test methods are applied to agents that contact the vulva...
  38. ncbi request reprint Development of a sensitive test method to evaluate mechanical irritation potential on mucosal skin
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Technical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Skin Res Technol 10:85-95. 2004
    ..We were also interested in evaluating sensory responses that consumers often associate with irritation to determine if any of these sensations correlated with objective measures of irritation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of modifications of the traditional patch test in assessing the chemical irritation potential of feminine hygiene products
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Technical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Skin Res Technol 10:73-84. 2004
    ..In addition, we were interested in continuing the evaluation of sensory effects and their relationship to objective measures of irritation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Quantitative risk assessment for the induction of allergic contact dermatitis: uncertainty factors for mucosal exposures
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Feminine Care Research and Development, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 49:140-7. 2003
    ..We propose a 20-fold range in the default uncertainty factor used in the contact sensitization QRA when extrapolating from data derived from the skin to situations involving exposure to non-keratinized mucosal tissue...
  41. ncbi request reprint Sensory, clinical and physiological factors in sensitive skin: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 55:1-14. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Do panty liners promote vulvovaginal candidiasis or urinary tract infections? A review of the scientific evidence
    Miranda Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Technical Center, 6110 Center Hill Road, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 132:8-19. 2007
    ..Taken together, the scientific evidence supports the conclusion that panty liners are safe when used as intended and do not promote VVC or urinary tract infections...
  43. ncbi request reprint Structural characteristics of the aging skin: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 26:343-57. 2007
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Evaluating lotion transfer to skin from feminine protection products
    Miranda Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Skin Res Technol 14:35-44. 2008
    ..Adding lotions or emollients to the surface of a variety of paper products improves overall consumer comfort. Techniques to measure lotion transfer to skin are needed...
  45. doi request reprint Intrinsic and extrinsic factors in skin ageing: a review
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Int J Cosmet Sci 30:87-95. 2008
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and societal burden of incontinence in the aged population: a review
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 277:285-90. 2008
    ..Appropriate clinical management of incontinence can help seniors continue to lead vital, active lives as well as avoid the cutaneous sequelae of this disorder...
  47. ncbi request reprint Incontinence in the aged: contact dermatitis and other cutaneous consequences
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 57:211-7. 2007
    ..Appropriate clinical management of incontinence can help seniors continue to lead vital active lives as well as avoid the cutaneous sequelae of incontinence...
  48. ncbi request reprint Influence of usage practices, ethnicity and climate on the skin compatibility of sanitary pads
    Miranda Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Feminine Care Clinical Sciences, 6110 Center Hill Rd, Box 136, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:415-27. 2007
    ..Despite the diverse range of conditions, no significant adverse skin effects were observed with modern pads compared to traditional pad designs. Study participants generally preferred modern pads for performance and comfort...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cumulative skin irritation test of sanitary pads in sensitive skin and normal skin population
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 26:37-43. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint A behind-the-scenes look at the safety assessment of feminine hygiene pads
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Feminine and Family Care Clinical Sciences, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1092:66-77. 2006
    ..Postmarket surveillance provides reassurance that the products are acceptable to consumers worldwide...
  51. doi request reprint Enhancement of visual scoring of skin irritant reactions using cross-polarized light and parallel-polarized light
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH 45224, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 58:147-55. 2008
    ..The use of parallel-polarized and cross-polarized light was evaluated in mild irritant reactions to determine, if this increases the ability to detect very early stages or low levels of irritation...
  52. ncbi request reprint Development of a new test for mechanical irritation: behind the knee as a test site
    M A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Technical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    Skin Res Technol 7:193-203. 2001
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint A noninvasive method to assess skin irritation and compromised skin conditions using simple tape adsorption of molecular markers of inflammation
    M A Perkins
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Human and Environmental Safety Division, Miami Valley Laboratories, Cincinnati, Ohio 45253 8707, USA
    Skin Res Technol 7:227-37. 2001
    ..g., cytokines). This procedure has been used to investigate baseline cytokine levels on skin, to assess normal skin condition and to evaluate changes due to chemical insult, existing dermatitis, or sun exposure...
  54. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous and sensory effects of feminine hygiene pads among women with recent genital infection
    Miranda A Farage
    Feminine Clinical Sciences, The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 25:121-30. 2006
    ..The study showed that the safety profile of the products tested remained acceptable in women with recent genital infection...
  55. ncbi request reprint A modified human repeat insult patch test for extended mucosal tissue exposure
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Feminine Care Research and Development, Central Product Safety, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 49:214-5. 2003
  56. doi request reprint Neoplastic skin lesions in the elderly patient
    Miranda A Farage
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 27:213-29. 2008
    ..Development of effective, evidence-based prevention measures should be the focus of future research. The different neoplastic lesions in the elderly population are reviewed...
  57. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis
    Miranda A Farage
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:981-2; author reply 982-3. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint An investigator-blind, single-center, controlled, parallel group study to confirm the suitability of sanitary pads for menstrual protection in an ethnic nigerian population
    Angela Stadler
    Procter and Gamble Services GmbH, Schwalbach am Taunus, Germany
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 25:273-9. 2006
    ..These results show that the study pad was preferred in terms of comfort, protection from soiling, and fit to underwear. Further, top sheet technologies do not differ from nonwoven products in terms of compatibility to skin during use...