• KHAN MOHAMMAD HAMID Department of Pharmaceutics, H.K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India.
  • MOHAMMAD WAIS Department of Pharmaceutics, H.K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India.
  • GAURANG SAWANT Department of Pharmaceutics, H.K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8984-2148


Nanoemulsions are sub-micron sized emulsions that are undergoing detailed assessment as potential drug carriers for enhancing the delivery of therapeutic agents. These are to date the most developed nanoparticulate systems for the systemic delivery of active pharmaceutical for controlled drug delivery as well as targeting. These are the thermodynamically durable isotropic system, in which two incompatible liquids (water and oil) are blended to form a single homogenous phase by utilizing a required quantity of surfactants to achieve mixing with a droplet diameter approaching roughly in the range of 0.5–100 μm. They find applications in various fields such as cosmetics as well as are adopted in various routes of administration.

Keywords: Nanoemulsion, Nanoparticle, Droplet size, Cosmetics

Author Biographies

KHAN MOHAMMAD HAMID, Department of Pharmaceutics, H.K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India.

Department of Pharmaceutics,Research Student(M Pharm)

MOHAMMAD WAIS, Department of Pharmaceutics, H.K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India.

Department of Pharmaceutics,Associate Professor

GAURANG SAWANT, Department of Pharmaceutics, H.K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India.

Department of Pharmaceutics,Research Student(M Pharm)


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HAMID, K. M., M. WAIS, and G. SAWANT. “A REVIEW ON NANOEMULSIONS: FORMULATION, COMPOSITION, AND APPLICATIONS”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 14, no. 4, Apr. 2021, pp. 22-28, doi:10.22159/ajpcr.2021.v14i4.40859.
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