What qualities do toiletries and cosmetics have?

Investigating qualitative and quantitative ways to describe the properties of cosmetics and toiletries, including pH.

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In this lesson

In this lesson students explore qualitative and quantitative ways to describe the properties of cosmetics and toiletries.

They build and share a vocabulary to describe the feel and other physical properties of a range of products before using their practical skills to test the pH of some sample products.

Students can also apply their ideas to identify some mystery products from their pH.