The JOURNAL OF APPLIED COSMETOLOGY is an international journal devoted to publishing original papers, reviews and other material which represent a useful contribution to research on the skin and on cosmetics.
It is aimed at cosmetic chemists, dermatologists, microbiologists, pharmacists, experimental biologists, toxicologists, plastic surgeons, and all other scientists working on products which will come into contact with the skin and its appendages.
The Journal is published every six months in English. It is distributed to cosmetic chemists, dermatologists, plastic surgeons, medical and pharmaceutical schools, medical libraries, selected hospitals and research institutions throught the world, and by subscription to any other interested individuals or organizations. Statements and opinions expressed are personal to the respective contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Editor(s), Advisers, Publishers of Distributors of this Journal.    

Submitted material must be the original work of the autor(s) and must not have been submitted for publication elsewhere.
By submitting a manuscript, the authors agree that the copyright for their articles is transferred to the publisher if and when the article is accepted for publication. None of the content of this publication may be reproduced in whole or in part, translated, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted or distributed in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photocopy, recording or otherwise) without the prior written permission of the Publishers.    

Sections of Journal
The following sections Will be features of the Journal:
Original Laboratory Studies: descriptions of original investigative laboratory research in cosmetics and related areas.
Special Reports: items of special interest to the readers, including reports on meetings, societies, legislation, etc.
General Articles: scientific articles of general interest to our readers will be considered for publication. These articles should be concerned with newer developments in such related fields as dermatology, biology, toxicology, etc.
Short Communications: the lenght should not exceed 5 typewritten pages with not more than 3 figures included. Headings (“Materials”, “Discussion”, etc.) as well as Summaries are to be omitted. lf accepted, these submissions will appear in print in a very short time.
Letter to the Editor: comments on Journal articles are invited as well as brief contributions on any aspects of cosmetic science. Letters may include figures, and/or references, but brevity is necessary.
Guest Editorials: concise, authoritative, substantiated commentary on specific topics of contemporary interest.
Book Reviews: book and monographs (domestic and foreign) will be reviewed depending on their interest and value to subscribers. Send material for review to the Editor, Dr. Prof. Torello Lotti. No such material will be returned.