Recent in Formulating Aids (page 9 of 9)
May 6, 2003 | Dennis Laba, Elementis Specialties
This article explains how to select a thickener from nine basic thickener groups that enable the chemist to change a product's viscosity and rheological properties, such as stability, feel and flow.
May 6, 2003 | Giovanni Pantini and Rossella Ingoglia, Ausimont SpA; and Fabio Brunetta, Kalis
Chemically modifying a Z-type perfluropolyether by introducing phosphate groups yields a multifunctional material useful for preparing aqueous solutions, hydrogels and emissions. Formulation guidelines and cosmetic properties of the material are discussed
May 6, 2003 | G. Guglielmini and A. Cristoni, Indena S.p.A.
A lipophilic extract from the fruits of the Chinese plant Zanthoxylum alatum Roxb can be diluted with oleyl alcohol to yield a cometic ingredient that soothes sensitive skin.
May 6, 2003 | Anthony J. O'Lenick, Jr., Siltech LLC and Carter LaVay, Zenitech LLC
Naturally occurring castor oil and succinic acid can be reached to make a polyester (such as castor succinate) and then functionalized to provide benefits in cosmetic formulations.