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Cosmetics 2015, 2(2), 127-135; doi:10.3390/cosmetics2020127

The Optimization of the Oiling Bath Cosmetic Composition Containing Rapeseed Phospholipids and Grapeseed Oil by the Full Factorial Design

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Department of Drug Technology, School of Pharmacy with the Division of Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of Silesia, Jedności 8, Sosnowiec 41-200, Poland
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Silesian Medical College in Katowice, Mickiewicza 29, Katowice 40-085, Poland
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Received: 25 February 2015 / Revised: 5 April 2015 / Accepted: 23 April 2015 / Published: 30 April 2015
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Abstract

The proper condition of hydrolipid mantle and the stratum corneum intercellular matrix determines effective protection against transepidermal water loss (TEWL). Some chemicals, improper use of cosmetics, poor hygiene, old age and some diseases causes disorder in the mentioned structures and leads to TEWL increase. The aim of this study was to obtain the optimal formulation composition of an oiling bath cosmetic based on rapeseed phospholipids and vegetable oil with high content of polyunsaturated fatty acids. In this work, the composition of oiling bath form was calculated and the degree of oil dispersion after mixing the bath preparation with water was selected as the objective function in the optimizing procedure. The full factorial design 23 in the study was used. The concentrations of rapeseed lecithin ethanol soluble fraction (LESF), alcohol (E) and non-ionic emulsifier (P) were optimized. Based on the calculations from our results, the optimal composition of oiling bath cosmetic was: L (LESF) 5.0 g, E (anhydrous ethanol) 20.0 g and P (Polysorbate 85) 1.5 g. The optimization procedure used in the study allowed to obtain the oiling bath cosmetic which gives above 60% higher emulsion dispersion degree 5.001 × 10−5 cm−1 compared to the initial formulation composition with the 3.096 × 105 cm1. View Full-Text
Keywords: rapeseed phospholipids; oiling bath cosmetics; emulsion dispersion degree optimization; full factorial design rapeseed phospholipids; oiling bath cosmetics; emulsion dispersion degree optimization; full factorial design
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Górecki, M.; Kurek-Górecka, A.; Sosada, M.; Pasker, B.; Pająk, M.; Fraś, P. The Optimization of the Oiling Bath Cosmetic Composition Containing Rapeseed Phospholipids and Grapeseed Oil by the Full Factorial Design. Cosmetics 2015, 2, 127-135.

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