Tackle the preservation minefield – learn tips and tricks on how to pass preservative tests
Lotions & Creams Tutorial
Our cosmetic scientist shows how to make emulsions safely and properly
Surfactant Active Matter Calculator
Surfactants as sold by ingredient suppliers are greatly diluted making it difficult to know exactly how much is in the formula and the appropriate amount for shower gel, shampoo and face wash.
Free Formula (Recipe) Calculators
Converts % to grams or ounces and automatically makes your formula add up to 100%. We even have a calculator specifically for lotions, creams and moisturizers!
Our handy worldwide list of cosmetic suppliers including where to buy essential oils and resources
Our handy worldwide list of cosmetic packaging suppliers where you can find bottles, jars and the like.
Essential tips and tricks for a stable emulsion
Did you know there are four types of emulsifier? Do you know which “natural” emulsifiers are the most effective and how to pair them up?
How to Formulate Like a Pro
Formulation must-knows from the experts!