Textiles with cosmetic effects

S. Y. Cheng, C. W M Yuen, Chi Wai Kan, K. K L Cheuk

Research output: Publication in policy / professional / specialist journalArticle (for policy / professional audience)Academic researchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)


Textile materials have lately found applications in cosmetics. Many commercial cosmetic textile products are now available in the market. This study addresses the historical background of microencapsulation technology, which is an effective technique to control the release properties of active ingredients that prolong the functionality of cosmetic textiles, and the most commonly used microencapsulation methods.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages6
Specialist publicationTextile Asia
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Business and International Management
  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Chemistry (miscellaneous)
  • Polymers and Plastics


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