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Why the Future of Skincare May Be Algae

[Update: The original title of the post said that the algae used in the Algenist cosmetics line was genetically engineered. That’s not the case—the compounds come from existing microalgae that Solazyme has been able to identify and grow. We’ve fixed the headline—my apologies.]

Trying to make a biofuel startup work is tough. On …