The cosmetic industry includes production and distribution of cosmetic goods. Many products such as moisturizers, lipsticks, facial crèmes, cleansers, skin & hair cleaners and conditioners are utilized in the cosmetic industry. In some definitions, bathing products such as soap and shampoo are categorized in the cosmetic industry.
Based on studies, Egyptians and Sumerians are the first nations that used cosmetics products from hundreds of years ago.
Some of the used materials in industries are Alcohols, Acetone, Glycols (Diethylene Glycol (DEG), Monoethylene Glycol (MEG), Triethylene Glycol (TEG), Drilling Glycol) , Isopropanol, Lanolin, Paraffin Oil, Paraffin Wax, Vaseline, Hydrated Magnesium Silicate, Formaldehyde, Ammonium lauryl sulfate.