By Heather A.E. Benson (Editor), Michael S. Roberts (Editor), Vania Rodrigues Leite-Silva (Editor), Kenneth Walters (Editor)
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Cosmetics are the most widely applied products to the skin and include creams, lotions, gels and sprays. Their formulation, design and manufacturing ranges from large cosmetic houses to small private companies. This book covers the current science in the formulations of cosmetics applied to the skin. It includes basic formulation, skin science, advanced formulation, and cosmetic product development, including both descriptive and mechanistic content with an emphasis on practical aspects.
Covers cosmetic products/formulation from theory to practice
Includes case studies to illustrate real-life formulation development and problem solving
Offers a practical, user-friendly approach, relying on the work of recognized experts in the field
Provides insights into the future directions in cosmetic product development
Presents basic formulation, skin science, advanced formulation and cosmetic product development