Determination of Compositions in Cosmetics by Multiple-Instrument
Changming Zhang, Shaoqing Guo, Changgen Huang
DOI: 10.4236/ajac.2011.28098   PDF   HTML     6,099 Downloads   10,994 Views   Citations


An analysis method based on multi-instruments analysis technique coupled solvent extraction to determine compositions of unknown cosmetic were established. The multi-instruments involve high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), X-ray diffraction (XRD) and Fourier transform infrared (FTIR). The cosmetic sample was separated and enriched into 4 fractions by the solvent extraction. The compounds were defined as mercuric ammonium chloride, liquid paraffin, etc.

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C. Zhang, S. Guo and C. Huang, "Determination of Compositions in Cosmetics by Multiple-Instrument," American Journal of Analytical Chemistry, Vol. 2 No. 8, 2011, pp. 857-862. doi: 10.4236/ajac.2011.28098.

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