Specifically written to meet the needs of the cosmetic chemist and engineer, this reference outlines the latest technologies and issues pertinent to the development novel skin care products including advances in formulation and development, raw materials and active ingredients, compound testing, and clinical assessment. Organized by product categor

chapter 1|2 pages

Cosmetic Formulation of Skin Care Products

ByZoe Diana Draelos

chapter 2|24 pages

Cutaneous Formulation Issues

ByZoe Diana Draelos

chapter 3|8 pages

Formulation for Special Populations

ByZoe Diana Draelos

chapter 4|32 pages

Personal Cleansing Products: Properties and Use

ByKeith Ertel

chapter 5|12 pages

Toners and Astringents

ByMelanie Smith

chapter 6|36 pages

The Dry Skin Cycle

ByPaul J. Matts, Anthony V. Rawlings

chapter 7|8 pages

Factors Influencing Optimal Skin Care and Product Selection

ByJames Q. Del Rosso

chapter 8|12 pages


ByJohn E. Wild, A. C. Lanzalaco, D. F. Swaile

chapter 9|18 pages


ByJ. F. Nash, Paul R. Tanner

chapter 10|14 pages

Photoprotection and the Prevention of Photocarcinogenesis

ByNathalie Nguyen, Darrell S. Rigel

chapter 11|20 pages

Anti-aging Skin Care Formulations

ByDonald L. Bissett

chapter 12|18 pages

The Role of Cosmeceuticals in Dermatology

ByDavid H. McDaniel, Joseph DiNardo, and Joseph Lewis

chapter 13|14 pages

Skin Lightening Agents

ByWen-Yuan Zhu, Ru-Zhi Zhang

chapter 14|18 pages

Medical and Surgical Approaches to Skin Lightening

ByMarta I. Rendon, Jorge I. Gaviria

chapter 16|22 pages

Over-the-Counter Acne Medications

ByTheresa Chen, Yohini Appa

chapter 17|24 pages

Acne Treatment Methodologies

ByEmmy M. Fernandez, Andrea L. Zaenglein, Diane M. Thiboutot

chapter 18|12 pages

Topical Botanicals

ByTracy Cornuelle, Jan Lephart

chapter 20|26 pages

Topical Anti-inflammatories

ByBryan B. Fuller, Dustin R. Smith

chapter 21|26 pages

Topical Nutritional Antioxidants

ByKaren E. Burke

chapter 22|6 pages

What Is Next in Skin Care Cosmetic Products?

ByLauren A. Thaman