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The Green Chemist

Welcome to The Green Chemist. As Cosmetic Formulation Specialists we help individuals and businesses from a wide variety of sectors within cosmetic, beauty and manufacturing industries. In addition, we regularly present workshops, appear for interviews and write for several publications. More information on our services can be viewed below.

Our Services

Technical Support Consultations

We offer a full technical support consultation service where we can assist you with developing your formula.

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Clean Beauty Brand Development

We can help existing and startup businesses with their branding questions via a 1 to 1 consultation.

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Sustainable Beauty Charter

We help beauty brands to come up with a bespoke action plan to become more sustainable

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Formulation Services

We offer a full formulation service for select businesses mainly focusing on skin care and hair care products.

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Additional Services


We regularly contribute articles to both online and printed magazines.

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Events, Education & Training

We are available to speak at events and run a variety of workshops & training.

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Media & Journalism

We are available to offer expert interviews on a wide range of cosmetic related topics.

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Our Blog

Keep up to date with all the goings on in the world of cosmetics on our blog
November 27, 2019

Forty Shades of Green

Following the famous Irish song, we can close our eyes and picture a vast forest of cosmetic products on the market, a wooded landscape made up of many shades of green. Which one is the greenest? The answer depends on many factors such as the…
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May 15, 2019

Smoothing the path to Organic Beauty

Organic is growing in popularity and gradually becoming more mainstream. However, despite this popularity and consumers’ somewhat romantic vision of ‘organic’, in the formulator’s laboratory it is a different story: quite far from romance and closer to a drama, although always enjoyable. After nearly 20…
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May 15, 2019


Cosmetic preservation has become one of the key challenges in the industry today, triggering a great interest for alternative preservation systems that are widely antimicrobial, dermatologically and toxicologically safe and that have ‘consumer friendly’ INCI names, such as botanical names. Very few of these multifunctional…
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Workshop Speaking

An engaging, informative and experienced speaker

Dr Barbara Olioso is an accomplished workshop and seminar speaker and trainer. She brings a wealth of experience to her speaking engagements which she carries out globally. If you would like Barbara to speak at your next event then please contact her for further details and availability.

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