The overall skin-feel profile provided by a skin-cleansing product is conditioned by the huge variety of composition constituents. Many have been described in this chapter, but not exhaustively. Other factors can influence the sensations perceived by the consumer, like the presence of electrolytes or of thickening polymers in the product, as well as the water hardness in the user dwelling. It will be the responsibility of the formulator to consider all the potential synergisms or antagonisms in the finished product, in order to deliver the desired skin feel.
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