Formulation of Shampoo From Keratin Protein

Atikah, Mad Nawi (2013) Formulation of Shampoo From Keratin Protein. Faculty of Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Pahang .

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Keratin protein is a protein which is extracted from chicken feather which consists of about 91% keratin, 1.3% fat and 7.9% water. Keratin protein is a hard protein that is also found in hair, skin and nails. From this research keratin protein is extracted from chicken feathers and the keratin protein will be used in formulating shampoo. Human’s hair is mainly of keratin and the shampoo with harsh chemical is used, basic structures of hair will get damage. The purpose of the research is to produce shampoo, that contains keratin protein from chicken feathers and to add natural products as additives into shampoo to avoid harmful effect to human hair. In this study, the process begins with extracted keratin protein from chicken feather and natural additives were added into shampoo formulation. At the end of this project, we will be able to produce shampoo containing keratin that will help to improve the structure of hair.

Item Type: Undergraduates Project Papers
Additional Information: Project paper (Bachelor of Chemical Engineering) -- Universiti Malaysia Pahang - 2013
Uncontrolled Keywords: Extraction (Chemistry)
Subjects: T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering
Depositing User: Ms Suriati Mohd Adam
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2014 02:21
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2021 05:07
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