Ever since the big announcement was made on Friday, June 24th, 2011 introducing The Safe Cosmetics Act, H.R. 2359, I’ve been waiting to see what the actual bill includes.
Safety legislation does not always accord with current knowledge on safety, for the simple reason that new scientific data are always being published.
In a typical lab you don’t often get much time to just play around. But you snatch the odd moment to indulge yourself from time to time, and I always
Triethanolamine (TEA) is a clear, viscous liquid used to reduce the surface tension in emulsions. This allows the water-soluble and oil-soluble ingredients in a formula to blend better.