Cosmetic, Aromatherapy Safety Assessments, Scientific Advice and More UK, Wales

Welcome to McIntosh Scientific, we are scientific advisors, providing safety assessments and scientific advice to businesses. This includes research and advice on cosmetics, aromatherapy, nutraceuticals and more. We operate throughout Wales and the UK.
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Manuscript Language Editing

There are many issues for authors submitting scientific manuscripts for review when English is not their first language. We can help with many of these issues. Including cases where the scientific content is sound, yet the paper is denied as the English does not meet the right standard.

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Scientific Advice

Experience gained in more than 25 years of experience in biological research allows us to advise clients on a range of subjects. Especially with subjects relating to biomedical science and technology. We work especially well within the cosmetics and aromatherapy industries. We can research the literature and prepare documents to describe or support the mechanism of action of your product.

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At McIntosh Scientific we have a strong interest in the science of foods as medicine. We welcome interest from those with interest in the creation and marketing of nutraceutical products.

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Herbal Medicines

Herbal remedies have been used for the treatment of diseases through the whole of human history. Today high numbers of scientific journals are studying this. In attempts to reveal why, at a molecular level, these treatments have been so effective.

Our research and biopharmaceutical experience assist the planning of practical solutions to your technical and strategic problems. This allows us to advise you and to prepare the documentation needed to fulfil your specific needs. We know that good communication and interaction are the key to problem solving in science. We will give you scientific support, creative ideas and useful feedback that will help you to achieve your goals.

If you’re a business, especially a start-up, understanding your products is key. At McIntosh Scientific, we use our expertise to help you do just that. From advising on safety issues, and providing safety assessments, to helping you make sense of the data, our services will help you keep you and your customers safe. We specialise across many areas of biology. We use our 25 years of experience to help you make the best decision. While we have many areas we can help with, our services are especially useful for those in the cosmetics industry, this includes aromatherapy.

When dealing with products which may have an impact on a user’s health, interact with any health issues make sure you’re in the know. Even if the product is only used topically.

Why Use Us?

With over 25 years of experience in research we specialise in using that experience to help businesses just like you. We keep two things at the heart of our service. The first is the customer. First and foremost, we’re here to help you. No matter if you want to check any interactions your aromatherapy or cosmetics may have with health concerns or medicine or just want to know how viable your food as medicine product is. Our second most important value is the science. We’re here to help you make informed decisions and make sure that you’re aware of any risks and benefits of your products.

Please call or email us for an informal discussion to see how we can support your project.

Dietary and nutritional advice for

• weight loss/gain
• control of inflammation
• prevention of disease
• food as medicine