National Chemistry Week

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National Chemistry Week

    Cosmeceuticals The Science of Cosmetics

    Organized by the School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

     ththththDates : 6 , 13, 19, 26 September 2007

    Time : 2 5 pm

    Venue : School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology, Block 83, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

    Audience : Secondary 2 and 3 students

    Fee : $10 per student

    Ever wonder what goes into cosmetics? Why are millions of women (and men) around the world

    willing to splurge on that tiny bottle that promises youth and a flawless


    What are cosmetics (or cosmeceuticals)? What is the chemistry behind

    the ingredients used by the cosmeceutical industry? How do they combat

    skin problems such as pigmentation, acne and skin aging? Do they really


In this hands-on workshop, you will learn about the anatomy of the skin and the nature of

    various skin problems. You will learn how cosmetics are prepared and get the chance to make

    your own cosmeceuticals such as sunblocks, acne creams and anti-aging skincare products!

    To register your students, please contact Ms Vimala Govindasamy (e-mail:; Tel: 6460 6933; Fax :6467 9109). Please use the attached registration form.

Individual students who wish to attend the workshops can also apply. However, they should apply through their school.

    They should also complete the attached indemnity form. Individual students can pay the registration fee on the day of the

    workshop. A receipt will be issued.

More information and additional registration and indemnity forms are available at

    For further enquiries, please contact Ms Sally Soh (email:

    Registration form: Cosmeceuticals - The Science of Cosmetics

    To: Ms Vimala (; Fax: 64679109) Students wishing to attend on an individual basis School: ___________________________________ Full Name/IC Number Number of students to be registered: ______ @ $10 per student. 1. ___________________________ Cheque No: __________________ Amount: _____________ 2. ___________________________ Date selected: __________________________ 3. ___________________________ Contact person: Name: ____________________ Handphone: ______________ 4. ___________________________ Email: ____________________ Fax: ___________________ 5. ___________________________

    Students participating in the workshops as individuals, should complete the indemnity form. The completed form Please return this form with the cheque payable to Ngee Ann Polytechnic, should be returned with the registration form. Additional to the following address: Ms Vimala, School of Life Sciences and Chemical copies can be downloaded from: Technology, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, 535 Clementi Road, Singapore 599489.

    If your students wish to receive letters of participation (which can be used as supporting documents for future polytechnic admission

    exercises such as the Direct Polytechnic Admission Exercise), we would appreciate the submission of the students’ names and IC numbers in an Excel file (available at at least 1 week before the workshop. Please send the file to Vimala


    Cosmeceuticals The Science of Cosmetics

    Organized by the School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

    Indemnity Form

    For students participating in the workshop on an individual basis,

Date of workshop: _____________________________


    Name of Participant: ______________________________ NRIC No: _______________________

    E-mail Address: _______________________________ Contact no: _____________________

In case of emergency, please contact Parent/Guardian of Participant

    Name of Parent/Guardian: _______________________________ NRIC No: ______________________

    E-mail address: _____________________________ Contact No: _____________________

To be completed by Parent/Guardian

    I allow my son/daughter/ward to participate in the Science.07 Enrichment Program on Cosmeceuticals

    The Science of Cosmetics. I shall not hold Ngee Ann Polytechnic, its appointed staff or officials

    responsible for any mishap, injury or loss that may occur in the course of, or as a result of their

    participation in the enrichment programme and also indemnify Ngee Ann Polytechnic and their staff

    against any claim by any party with regards to the Enrichment Programme.

    Ngee Ann Polytechnic will take all care to ensure the safety of your son/daughter/ward.

     Signature of Parent/Guardian



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