In the cosmetics and personal care industry, there is increasing demand for natural, green and sustainable ingredients. Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the effect their products can have on the environment and on their skin. These trends are driving ingredient and product development, particularly in the area of emulsifiers. In this article, we will be discussing what these changes in trends and demands mean for the manufacturer and consumer, the chemistry of emulsification; and what natural emulsifier alternatives are available using oil technologies. Lucy Simmonds shares insights on what’s driving the key trends in natural emulsification using oil technology in her latest article written for Household & Personal Care’s October 2016 edition.
Article originally appeared in Household & Personal Care's October 2016 edition - download nowDownload