Milady's Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary

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Authors : Natalia Michalun; Varinia Michalun


328 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2001, 1993

©2010 , Published


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Milady's Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary, third edition, is a multi-purpose resource for cosmetic professionals and consumers alike. Part one puts cosmetics in the context of skin care. It provides an overview of skin physiology. In order to understand how and why a product works it is... more


Provides an understanding of cosmetics terminology, and covers over 2,250 ingredients.

Clarifies the relationship between skin physiology, specific cosmetic ingredient categories and cosmetic products.

Explains both how cosmetics work and how they affect the skin.

Independent from any brand.

Pro... more

New to this Edition

Covers 2,250 new ingredients used in skin care.

Industry terminology has been updated.

Updated information on skin physiology provided in the first part.

Information on regulations for ingredient listings has been updated.

Every section has been revised and updated to reflect the state of the in... more