Los Angeles, CA, USA
Beauty professionals from all channels and areas of expertise find this course essential for understanding ingredient technologies and U.S. regulations--regardless of scientific background. Starting with the concepts of natural, chemical, synthetic and organic, students learn how to read product ingredient lists and receive an overview of basic ingredients used in product systems. This course also explores regulatory issues, product claims and substantiation methodologies, "green chemistr,y" "green washing," and many of the myths pervasive in cosmetics. See online course description for a list of scheduled topics.