Baby Care

Deciphering Baby Cream Formulas

Jul 1, 2013Luigi Rigano, PhD, Studio Rigano Industrial Consulting Laboratories

Formulators of personal care products for children are faced with the difficult task of creating products with maximum care and minimum risk, all while trying to be innovative. Infant skin is different from adult skin in many ways. First of all, it is characterized by a immature stratum corneum with a higher moisture content and looser structure, compared with adult skin.