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Innovation Chimie Carnot NORMANDIE_UNIVERSITE


Our Fields of ActivityCosmetic

Innovation for cosmetic and well-being: our know-how

Development and characterization of raw materials

  • New Ingredients and Active Compounds
  • Extraction / Purification of Natural Products
  • Bio Sourcing, Green Chemistry
  • Multi-step Synthesis
  • Natural Polymers Functionalization
  • Selective Crystallization / Polymorphisms


Formulation / Galenic forms

  • Solution / Dispersions / Emulsions / Foams
  • Gels / Aerogels
  • Innovative Processes
  • Interactions with surrounding medium (skin)
  • Interfaces, Surfaces
  • De-formulation / Reformulation
  • Vectorization / Encapsulation
  • Stability Evaluation
  • Ageing (emulsions, solids, materials)


Interactions Product-Environment

  • Product-Packaging Interactions
  • Pollution
  • Anti-microbial Packaging
  • Diffusion through Membranes
  • Residues / Traces Analyses


Quality Control

Evaluation of Product properties  

  • Identification / Quantification: Volatile compounds, Preservatives, Active compounds…
  • Rheology / Texture Analyses
  • Sensory Analyses
  • Organoleptic Properties
  • Biometric Measurements


Safety and Regulation

  • Identification / Authentication of Raw Materials
  • Biocompatibility Evaluation
  • Evaluation  of Skin Penetration
  • Elaboration of Model Synthetic Surfaces
  • Advanced Physicochemical Analyses
  • Metabolomic


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