22 May '12, 4pm

The Science of Modern Cosmetics: Cosmetics today are used from head to toe and by people of all ages. There are

The Science of Modern Cosmetics: Cosmetics today are used from head to toe and by people of all ages. There are

Cosmetics today are used from head to toe and by people of all ages. There are three kinds of cosmetics. One kind can be seen, like lipstick, eye makeup, and nail polish. Another kind is rubbed in or hidden, like hand lotion, perfume, hair dressing, and antiperspirant. A third kind of cosmetic is used during the course of a treatment and is then wiped, rinsed, or rubbed off. Examples are shaving cream, shampoo, mouthwash, and bathing preparations. Soap is not usually considered to be a cosmetic. Manufacture of Cosmetics Three types of ingredients, singly or in combination, are the basis of most cosmetics. Fats or oils form a base. Water or alcohol acts as the liquid. Vegetable gums and emulsifiers hold the mixture together. Colors, perfumes, and preservatives are added to make a cosmetic attractive and long lasting. Face powder is made by blending several different dry mat...

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