Considerable efforts have been undertaken in the past decade to investigate new routes to o/w microemulsions for cosmetic or pharmacutical purposes.1-7 This delivery system is transparent, easy to prepare and thermodynamically stable. The advantages of o/w microemulsions are summarized in the sidebar below.
Excerpt Only This is a shortened version or summary of the article that appeared in the Jul. 1, 2001 issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine. The full content is not currently available online.