Silicone polymers have become increasingly important in advanced cosmetic formulations through the years. Silicone science is an area seeing many new developments being made, any of which could revolutionize the industry. Do you know everything you should?
Silicones for Personal Care, 2nd Edition provides invaluable information to the cosmetic chemist about the basic chemistry and properties of these important silicones. This book stresses the various steps in the synthesis of silicone compounds—construction, functionalization and derivitization—which have a profound impact on performance. Topics include:
- Basic silicone materials
- Silicone surfactants
- Silicone esters
- Silicone complexes
- Silicone resins
“[Silicones for Personal Care, 2nd Edition] highlights the various steps on the synthesis of silicone compounds construction, functionalization and derivitization, giving the possibility to the reader to understand their performances and activities on the human body and the environment…”
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Journal of Applied Cosmetology