Kandyss Najjar


Characterization of Glitter Cosmetic Particles Using FT-IR Spectroscopy

November 01, 2018

Glitter particles from cosmetics may transfer during personal assaults, and thus glitter may be useful as a forensic tool. In this study, glitter samples were analyzed using ATR–FT-IR in an attempt to develop a characterization scheme to aid in the identification of these particles.