Formulating Strategies in Cosmetic Science

The Latest Installment of the Formulators’ Resource Series Now Available!

Allured Books announces the release of a new addition to the Formulators’ Resource Series: Formulating Strategies in Cosmetic Science. In 71 chapters, this volume examines a wide range of topics from basic science to formulating techniques, making it a must-have resource for chemists in the cosmetic and personal care industries.

Cosmetic science is a constantly evolving discipline, perpetually flavored by chemistry, formulating, regulatory and legal considerations, as well as ever-changing consumer preferences. The formulation of consumer-acceptable, high performance personal care products is one of the most challenging undertakings for a chemist. The industry has undergone a metamorphosis in recent years, and the challenge of adapting one’s methodology to this evolution pervades every aspect of cosmetic science application.

Formulating Strategies in Cosmetic Science presents the work of a variety of individuals published in Cosmetics and Toiletries magazine. The book contains sections on the following topics:

  • Preservatives
  • Emulsions
  • Sunscreens 
  • Hair care
  • Raw Materials
  • Underarm
  • Skin Care
  • Polymer/Physical Chemistry
  • Formulating Tips
  • Specials
  • Sensory
  • Delivery
  • Infant Care Products
  • Green Chemistry
  • Regulations

Edited by industry expert Anthony O’Lenick, PhD, Formulating Strategies in Cosmetic Science includes chapters from well-respected cosmetic science specialists including: Donald S. Orth, PhD, Neutrogena Corporation; Kenneth Klein, Cosmetech Laboratories; David Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates; Robert Lochhead, PhD, University of Southern Mississippi; and many other cosmetic industry leaders. Softcover, 807 pages. Published in 2009. ISBN: 978-1-930633-52-8. Retail price $179.

Order online at www.allured.com/bookstore, or call Marie Kuta at 1-630-653-2155. Volume discounts available.

Allured Books is a division of Allured Business Media, a global information leader in the cosmetic, salon and spa, and fragrance and flavor industries for more than 90 years. Publisher of definitive business-to-business magazines and industry-leading books, electronic media, reference materials and directories, and producers of dynamic trade shows and conferences, Allured continues to set information standards in the industries it serves. Publisher of Skin Inc., Cosmetics & Toiletries, Global Cosmetics Industry (GCI) and Perfumer & Flavorist magazines and The Journal of Essential Oil Research.


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