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Introduction to Cosmetic Science and Ingredients Specialization
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Introduction to Cosmetic Science and Ingredients Specialization

Learn cosmetic science from Olay scientists. Build a foundational understanding about the industry processes of creating safe and effective cosmetic formulas for skincare, haircare, hygiene cosmetics, color cosmetics, cleansing, and fragrances.

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Specialization - 4 course series

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What you'll learn

  • Gain an overview of the historical, cultural, and technological aspects of cosmetic product development

  • Delve into the fundamentals of cosmetic formulations

  • Analyze every step of developing cosmetic products

  • Explore the regulatory, safety, and quality control principles and practices in cosmetic manufacturing

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Specialization - 4 course series

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Beginner level

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Specialization - 4 course series

Introduction to Cosmetic and Skincare Science

Course 113 hours4.6 (66 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Understand the evolution and cultural significance of cosmetics

  • Grasp fundamental skin biology and how it relates to skincare

  • Gain knowledge of safety standards for consumer wellness in cosmetics

  • Learn about cosmetic ingredients and their role in product formulation

Skills you'll gain

Category: Hair Care
Category: Skin Care
Category: Suncare
Category: Safety Regulations
Category: Cosmetic Ingredients

Cosmetic Formulation Science

Course 210 hours4.7 (19 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Develop skills in selecting and using cosmetic raw materials

  • Understand the essentials of cosmetic formulation and laboratory safety

  • Learn effective documentation techniques for cosmetic science.

  • Acquire practical knowledge in writing and processing cosmetic formulas

Skills you'll gain

Category: Processing procedures
Category: Writing Cosmetic Formula
Category: Lab Safety & Documentation
Category: Cosmetic Formulation
Category: Cosmetic Raw Materials

Cosmetic Product Development

Course 312 hours4.6 (10 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Master the end-to-end process of launching new cosmetic products

  • Learn to evaluate market trends and customer needs for product development

  • Gain insights into sustainable practices and international manufacturing regulations

  • Understand performance and stability testing for cosmetics

Skills you'll gain

Category: Launching Products
Category: Stability Testing
Category: Cosmetic Product Formulation

What you'll learn

  • Learn about the evolution of cosmetic regulations and quality control

  • Gain proficiency in safety assessments and regulatory compliance

  • Identify the principles of quality systems in cosmetic manufacturing

  • Master the formulation of stable and effective cosmetic products

Skills you'll gain

Category: Cosmetic Safety
Category: Cosmetic Quality Control
Category: Cosmetic Regulations

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Dr. Rolanda Wilkerson
4 Courses6,642 learners

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