Novel cosmetic formulations containing a biosurfactant from Lactobacillus paracasei.

@article{Ferreira2017NovelCF,
  title={Novel cosmetic formulations containing a biosurfactant from Lactobacillus paracasei.},
  author={Alice Ferreira and Xanel Vecino and D{\'e}bora Maria Cavalcanti Ferreira and Jos{\'e} Manuel Cruz and Ana Bel{\'e}n Moldes and L{\'i}gia R. Rodrigues},
  journal={Colloids and surfaces. B, Biointerfaces},
  year={2017},
  volume={155},
  pages={522-529}
}
Cosmetic and personal care products including toothpaste, shampoo, creams, makeup, among others, are usually formulated with petroleum-based surfactants, although in the last years the consume trend for "green" products is inducing the replacement of surface-active agents in these formulations by natural surfactants, so-called biosurfactants. In addition to… CONTINUE READING