Overcoming the Cutaneous Barrier with Microemulsions

  title={Overcoming the Cutaneous Barrier with Microemulsions},
  author={Luciana B. Lopes},
Microemulsions are fluid and isotropic formulations that have been widely studied as delivery systems for a variety of routes, including the skin. In spite of what the name suggests, microemulsions are nanocarriers, and their use as topical delivery systems derives from their multiple advantages compared to other dermatological formulations, such as ease of preparation, thermodynamic stability and penetration-enhancing properties. Composition, charge and internal structure have been reported as… CONTINUE READING