So you decided you want to create a cosmetic formula or product?

Here is all the information you need to get started.

Formulation overview

Create a cosmetic formula – Here are the main steps needed to create a cosmetic formula

Basic cosmetic chemistry course

Creating a concept

From product idea to concept

Picking a benchmark product

Finding starting formulas

Basic cosmetic formulas

Where to find free cosmetic formulas

Getting Raw Materials

Sources for raw materials

Smaller quantities of raw materials

Evaluating raw materials

Putting together prototypes

How to set up a cosmetic lab

Cosmetic product formula spreadsheet

Start with simple formulas

Optimizing cosmetic formulas