Oxidative Stability of Botanical Oils in Color Cosmetics

May 6, 2003 | Contact Author | By: James H. Brown, Robert Kleiman and Melanie Cummings, International Flora Technologies Ltd.
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Title: Oxidative Stability of Botanical Oils in Color Cosmetics
botanicalsx botanicalsx emollientsx lipstickx testingx measuring oxidative stabilityx
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Although consumers prefer labels that communicate "natural" or "botanical" themes, there are often both real and perceived risks associated with the use of natural- or botanical-based ingredients, particularly if the ingredients are unknown to the formulator or if they are being used in a cosmetic system for the first time.

Excerpt Only This is a shortened version or summary of the article that appeared in the Jan. 01, 2002 issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine. If you would like a copy of the complete article, please contact us at customerservice@cosmeticsandtoiletries.com.