Essential Oils, Hydrosols and Floral Waters – What is the Difference?
With so many aromatic compounds to choose from, what is right for your formulation needs? If you are planning to make your formulas naturally scented, then you’ll need to use either essential oils or hydrosols. How do you decide which … Continued
Proteins, peptides and collagen can have a variety of benefits in skin and hair care formulas – but there are several things you need to consider when choosing which material you will include in your formula to get the best … Continued
Breakthrough Understanding Developing High Performing Zinc Oxide Sunscreens Using a Technical Modeling Approach
Developing high performing zinc oxide containing sunscreens is among the most difficult challenges facing the cosmetic chemist. Small formulation changes can result in large losses in SPF Need to provide good in use SPF/UVA protection with minimal active migration on … Continued