publication . Part of book or chapter of book . Article . 2013

Hair Cosmetics

Malavika Kohli; Sheena Bansal;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
  • Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
Abstract
The hair cosmetic industry has undergone a revolutionary change over the last two decades. The focus has dramatically veered from merely cleaning to repair, increasing the tensile strength, reducing oxidative damage, and stimulating growth. Newer shorter procedures to make hair look naturally more lustrous, smooth, and manageable have evolved. Specialized grooming products have been formulated to cleanse, calm, and condition the hair, and are tailored for different hair-types, for example, dry, dry-damaged, oily, colored, and gray hair. Other products are formulated to alter the color or structure of the hair shaft, for example, hair dyes, perming/relaxing. Hair...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: integumentary systemsense organsotorhinolaryngologic diseases
free text keywords: Infectious Diseases, Dermatology, Cosmetics, hair, hair-dye, herbal, lanthionization, Medicine, business.industry, business, Traditional medicine, Hair Cosmetics, lcsh:Dermatology, lcsh:RL1-803
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