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Formulating

Emulsions

Emulsions are created when water and oil are combined with an emulsifier. There are several types of emulsions. One of the most popular is the oil in water emulsion. Oil in water emulsions can feel elegant and light or can be created to be very substantive and more conditioning. Here is some information that will be helpful in learning how to make oil in water creams and lotions.

Creams and Lotions
Table-Application for Emulsifiers
Table-Functionality for Emulsifiers
Emulsifiers HLB Values
Required HLB for Oils & Lipids
Miscibility of Emulsifiers and Surfactants

Surfactant Based Systems

Shampoos and Body Wash

Formulating with Polymers


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