Cosmetic Science Theory, Notes, PDF, Books, Syllabus
This section is also useful for cosmetic science courses in India which include MSc cosmetic science, diploma in cosmetics etc
UNIT I Classification of cosmetic and cosmeceutical products
Classification of cosmetic and cosmeceutical products
Classification and application
Skin: Basic structure and function of the skin.
Hair: Basic structure of the hair. Hair growth cycle.
Oral Cavity: Common problem associated with teeth and gums.
Principles of formulation and building blocks of skincare products:
Applications, Advantages and disadvantages
Principles of formulation and building blocks of Haircare products:
Chemistry and formulation of Para-phylene diamine based hair dye.
Principles of formulation and building blocks of oral care products:
Toothpaste for bleeding gums,
Sun protection, Classification of Sunscreens and SPF.
Role of herbs in cosmetics:
Skin Care: Aloe and turmeric
Haircare: Henna and amla.
Oral care: Neem and clove
Analytical cosmetics: BIS specification and analytical methods for shampoo, skin cream and toothpaste.
Principles of Cosmetic Evaluation:
Measurement of TEWL,
Measurement of Skin Color,
Measurement of Hair tensile strength,
Hair combing properties
Soaps, and syndet bars.
Evolution and skin benefits.
Oily and dry skin causes lead to dry skin,
Basic understanding of the terms Comedogenic, dermatitis.
Cosmetic problems associated with hair and scalp:
Hair fall causes
Cosmetic problems associated with skin:
prickly heat and
Antiperspirants and Deodorants: Actives and mechanism of action
1) Harry’s Cosmeticology, Wilkinson, Moore, Seventh Edition, George Godwin.
2) Cosmetics – Formulations, Manufacturing and Quality Control, P.P. Sharma, 4th Edition, Vandana Publications Pvt. Ltd., Delhi.
3) Textbook of cosmetology by Sanju Nanda & Roop K. Khar, Tata Publishers.
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