July 27, 2015

A Closer Look at The Chemistry Of Cosmetics

Cosmetics are not a modern invention. Humans have used various substances to alter their appearance or accentuate their features for at least 10,000 years, and possibly a lot longer. Women in Ancient Egypt used koh...

June 19, 2015

Nanoparticles in Cosmetics

Technology; once a luxury for the wealthy, now a necessity for this very interconnected information-at-your fingertips society we live in.  As technology advanced, it's physical characteristics shrunk, and we now have...

February 2, 2015

An Overview: The Science of Cosmetics

The pursuit of beauty has spawned a massive industry founded on the science of chemistry – the cosmetics industry. The use of cosmetics is not a modern phenomenon. Ancient Egyptian women used kohl to darken their eye...