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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Chemistry and Technology of Cosmetics - N322019
Title: Chemie a technologie kosmetiky
Guaranteed by: Department of Dairy, Fat and Cosmetics (322)
Faculty: Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology
Actual: from 2013 to 2020
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:4
E-Credits: winter s.:4
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/1, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: 0 / unlimited (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Šmidrkal Jan prof. Ing. CSc.
Is interchangeable with: M322005
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ322 (07.08.2013)
The course focuses on the treatment of cosmetic products on the skin, raw materials for cosmetics production, composition, chemistry and manufacturing technology of cosmetic products and evaluation methods for cosmetic products.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ322 (03.01.2014)

Students will be able:

To have basis theoretical knowledge about composition, properties and manufacturing technology of cosmetic products.

To propose the composition and manufacturing technology of cosmetic products.

Literature -
Last update: TAJ322 (25.09.2013)

R: Porter M.R.: Handbook of Surfactants, Chapman and Hall 1994; ISBN 0-7514-0710-6.

A: Paye M., Barel A.O., Maibach H.I.: Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology;CRC Press 2006, ISBN 1-57444-824-2.

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ322 (07.08.2013)

Course materials will be available to enrolled students in printed form.

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ322 (07.08.2013)

1. Human skin, hairs, nails; physiology and properties.

2. Surfactants for cosmetic washing products.

3. Emulsifiers for cosmetic products (HLB value, etc.)

4. Emolients and humectants.

5. Materials for modifications of viscosity (consistency agents)P

6. Preserving agents for cosmetic products (preservatives).

7. Flavour substances for cosmetic products.

8. Biologically active materials for cosmetic products.

9. Manufacturing machines for manufacturing of cosmetic products.

10. Cosmetic washing products (including baby cosmetic products).

11. Emulsions and microemulsions.

12. Cosmetic emulsions, lotions, milks and creams)

13. Sun care products, emulsions and oils, decorative cosmetics, tooth pastes.

14. Legislation. Correct production practice.

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ322 (07.08.2013)

Physical chemistry I

Organic chemistry I

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2.5 70
Účast na seminářích 0.5 14
4 / 4 112 / 112
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 10
Oral examination 70