More than 10,000 formulations are included in this magnificent and unique database. The database comprises the 8 acclaimed print volumes by Ernest Flick together with thousands of updated and new formulas, making it one of the most useful databases on the market. All formulations contain a listing on ingredients and percent weight of the ingredients. Most formulations also contain the suggested formulation procedure.
Searching can be executed on ingredient, supplier, and cosmetic product. The comprehensive list of suppliers includes current contact information and web address together with a list of supplied ingredients. The list includes chemical description, functions of the ingredient in cosmetic products, suppliers of the ingredient, aliases for the ingredient, and a list of cosmetic products using the ingredient.
Cosmetics formulators, scientists, chemists, and anyone involved with the manufacture of cosmetics. Will be effective for those interested in creating new products without "reinventing the wheel."