It is important to understand the regulatory and legal implications of the decisions we make.
As formulators of cosmetic products, we must ensure the products are safe for consumer use.
As a cosmetic chemist, I love it when an ingredient is multi-functional because I can get more benefits without increasing the cost of my formula. Anti-oxidants are a great example.
Emulsions are one of the most common forms of cosmetic products. You find them in skin lotions, make-up, and even hair products