Tag: Cosmetic Processing

Surfactants Demystified: A Deep Dive into Their Functions

The many surfactants that are used in cosmetic formulations perform many functions such as foaming. thickening. and emulsifying. The surfactants are used in cosmetic formulations to enhance the spreadability of products and also to provide hair/skin conditioners. They can be either synthetic or natural and they are typically derived from petroleum-based chemical. Alternatives from renewable