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Nanotechnology in cosmetics

Nanotechnology in cosmetics

Nanotechnology in cosmetics

The nanotechnology is the science studying the microscopic materials or devices with dimensions ranging from 1 to 100 nanometers. To fully understand how small these materials really are imagine particles 100,000 times smaller than the width of a human hair. Nanotechnology is one of the most recently developed sciences but it managed to get into our everyday life incredibly fast.

One of the fields in which nanotech became an important factor is represented by cosmetics and body care. Many of the cosmetic products that can be found in drugstores or even malls and supermarkets are the results of nanotechnology applications. (more…)