Surfactants in Personal Care Products and Decorative Cosmetics / Edition 3

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From anti-aging creams to make-up, surfactants play a key role as delivery systems for skin care and decorative cosmetic products. Surfactants in Personal Care Products and Decorative Cosmetics, Third Edition presents a scientific basis in surfactant science and recent advances in the industry necessary for understanding, formulating, and testing surfactant-based cosmetics and cosmeceuticals.

Presenting a new perspective from the previous edition, this book details the function of emulsions, microemulsions, micelles, and nanostructures in the formulation of personal care products and decorative cosmetics and examines their ability to deliver specific benefits to the skin. This edition begins by describing new research into skin structure and cellular processes. Then it presents the latest methods and techniques for substantiating claims and assessing the effectiveness of moisturizers, anti-aging treatments, and sunscreens. Subsequent chapters focus on surfactant solution properties, surfactant emulsions, nanotechnology, cleanser/conditioner systems, and pigment dispersions. Following a detailed examination on the role of surfactants in finished pigmented products, this edition also discusses optimal formulation strategies and surfactant raw materials for enhancing pigmented products.

The third edition of Surfactants in Personal Care Products and Decorative Cosmetics, Third Edition helps formulators identify and overcome the challenges involved in developing new applications and enhancing the benefits of cosmetic and cosmeceutical products.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781574445312
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 9/28/2006
  • Series: Surfactant Science Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 504
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Review of Skin Structure and Function with Special Focus on Stratum Corneum Lipid; L.D. Rhein and S. Babajanyan
Color Measurement Techniques; N. Morante
Noninvasive Techniques to Measure Cutaneous Effects of Skin Care Products; R. Wickett, L.D. Rhein and S. Babajanyan
Using Consumer Research in the Development and Restaging of Personal Care Products; D.C. Barson
Pigment Dispersions; S. Nicolas
Contribution of Surfactants to Personal Care Products; P. Somasundaran, S. Chakraborty, P. Deo, N. Deo, and T. Somasundaran
Cleaner/Conditioner Systems: Surface Chemical Aspects; E.D. Goddard
Emulsions and Their Behavior; P. Somasundaran, T.H. Wines, S.C. Mehta, N. Garti, and R. Farinato
Role of Surfactant Micelle Charge in Protein Denaturation and Surfactant-Induced Skin Irritation; A. Lips, K.P. Ananthapadmanabhan, M. Vethamuthu, X.Y. Hua, L. Yang, and C. Vincent
Skin Lipid Structure: Insights into Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Driving Forces for Self-Assembly
Using IR Spectroscopy; M.E. Rerek and D.J. Moore
Cosmetoceuticals in Modified Microemulsions; N. Garti
Surfactants in Lip Products; R.W. Sandewicz
Surfactants in Liquid Foundation; J. Hollenberg
Surfactants for Nail Care; S. W. Amato
Sunscreens; S Harripersad and L.D. Rhein
Formulating with Dihydroxyacetone (DHA); R.K. Chaudhuri
Hydrocarbons in Pigmented Products; G. Butuc and D.S. Morrison,
Meadowestolide and Meadowlactone: Unique Materials for Pigmented Products; A. Wohlman
Polyesters in Pigmented Products; C. LaVay
Alkyl Dimethicone in Pigmented Products; R. Vrckovnik
Esters in Pigmented Products; J.A. Imperante
Hydrolysis-Resistant Esters; J.A. Imperante
Branched Esters as Oil Phases in Pigmented Products; A.J. O’Lenick, Jr.

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