• Corpus ID: 45611986

Cosmeceutical Critique: Allantoin

  title={Cosmeceutical Critique: Allantoin},
  author={Leslie S. Baumann and Leslie S. Baumann},
Allantoin began to gain acceptance in the U.K. medical community in the early 20th century based on longstanding anecdotal evidence supporting its beneficial activity. This provided the foundation for the current use of allantoin in a broad spectrum of personal care formulations, including hand lotions and creams; sun and after-sun products; shave and aftershave products; shampoos and other hair care products; antiperspirants; deodorants; talcum powders; tooth pastes; mouth washes; baby…