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The IMS In-Vitro Sunless Test Kit allows your laboratory to quickly get up and running with advanced in vitro sunless tanning methodology. It allows you to measure the performance of 8 sunless tanning products in a 24 hour period — dramatically accelerating your product development efforts. The IMS In-Vitro Sunless Test Kit includes:
Substrate and Equipment Advanced SmartProbe 400 Colorimeter SmartConnect Software
  • Three sheets of VITRO-SKIN®
  • Two IMS Hydration Chambers
  • Six Treatment Racks
  • One Foam Block (for product
  • Eight 6 x 6 cm sample holders
  • Twelve finger cots
  • IMS SmartProbe 400 Colorimeter (with
    non-volatile calibration memory and
    integrated, bi-directional, RS-232
  • SmartProbe 400 Calibration Tile
  • RS-232 Interface Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • IMS SmartConnect Software
    (for direct data entry of
    L*a*b* values into MS Excel)
In addition, the kit includes complete instructions and test procedures for evaluating up to eight prototype formulations at a time. For a complete discussion of self tanner efficacy testing using VITRO-SKIN®, please refer to the original paper by R. Jermann, M. Toumiat and D. Imfeld published in the International Journal of Cosmetic Science, 2002, 24, 35-42.
IMS In-Vitro Sunless Test Kit
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Our No Hassle, 100% Satisfaction Guarantee: If for any reason you are not completely satisfied with the data you obtain using VITRO-SKIN® and the In-Vitro Sunless Test Kit, simply return the kit and unused substrate within 15 days for an immediate refund or credit.