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Principles and Short Practice of Cosmetic Care in Unani Medicine

by Humyra Tabasum, Tanzeel Ahmad

ISBN: 9781545719374

Pages: 144, 6x9, English
Available Types: Print, E-book
Genre: Academic

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E-book: Rs.70 (PDF, delivered in 24 Working Hours)


Cosmetology, defined as study and application of beauty treatment, has been in practice since ancient times. Natural products involved in cosmetic formulations are becoming popular among the population owing to their safety and effectiveness. The present piece of work focuses on cosmeceutical preparations described in Unani literature regarding hair, skin and nails and is based on the literature from classical Unani texts, viz., Zakhira Sabit Ibn Qurrah, Kitab al Mansoori, Ghina Muna, Kamil Al Sana, Alqanoon Fil Tib, Zakhira Khawarzam Shahi, Haziq etc.