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Behind the Label

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ANDREA MITAROTONDA
Neal’s Yard Remedies, Peacemarsh, UK-SP8 4EU, Gillimgham, Dorset, United Kingdom

What is it?

The ingredient list, or INCI list, can be a real goldmine for those skilled in the art:
understanding what other Formulators use when developing a cosmetic product is an interesting part of our job. It is educational as well as insightful.
 

A BRIEF CLARIFICATION ON THE PURPOSE OF "BEHIND THE LABEL"

A little while ago I was attending a congress in London and chatting to a leading skin scientist during one of the networking breaks, when they raised some concerns on the potential efficacy of a product I had reviewed in a previous issue of this Journal as well as the claims made by the Manufacturer.

This conversation prompted me to write a few lines to clarify what the very purpose of "Behind the Label" is