In cosmetic industry and more generally in chemical formulation, it is important to understand active ingredients effects and how far they penetrate the different skin layers.
Skin penetration in a new way
BioMeca® shows how epifluorescence microscopy helps to follow up an active ingredient during skin penetration. An excellent tool to screen active ingredients or optimize formulations.
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