|aBiotechnology in cosmetics :|bconcepts, tools and techniques /|cAngela Koslowski (Book Editor).
|aCarol Stream, Il. :|bAllured Pub.,|cc2007.
|aiii, 415 p. :|bill. (some col.), charts ;|c23 cm.
|aAt foot of cover: "Cosmetics & Toiletries."
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|apt. 1: introduction -- pt. 2: Biotechnology and the skin -- pt. 3: Biotechnology and aging -- pt. 4: Biotechnological developments in ingredients -- pt. 5: Regulations and testing in the biotechnology age.
|aThis book brings together almost 40 papers published in Cosmetics & Toiletries Magazine from 2002-2007 which give an overview of biotechnology and cosmetics. They tackle such topics as biotechnology and the skin, biotechnology and aging, biotechnologically interesting ingredients (including flavours, fragrances and pigments), and regulation and testing considerations.