“True cosmetic chemistry concerns itself not only with what is in our skin
care and cosmetic products, but what chemical occurrences are happening
in and around the various cells within the skin and how the chemicals
in the cosmetics interact with the skins own chemistry”
Sample pages from Cosmetic Chemistry for Skin Treatment Therapists
The first section deals with the major groups of components in cosmetic formulations
Quality of ingredients and purpose are discussed
The variety of technologies are reviewed
How certain chemicals interact with our biochemistry..
Independent Technical Educator & author to the Professional Aesthetics Industry
Florence Barrett-Hill is an internationally acclaimed dermal science educator, practitioner, researcher, and author with a vast experience covering all aspects of professional aesthetic therapy and paramedical skin care.
Florence has trained both generic and brand specific philosophies, understanding the wide range of treatment modalities, and their place in the industry. With wide experience from owning and operating clinics, through to paramedical technical experience in the post operative care of burns survivors and plastic surgery patients and the formulation of skin care products, Florence is a uniquely talented industry practitioner who intimately knows her subject and is passionate about continually raising the standards of professional beauty therapy and skin care.