Summer Camp

The Beauty of Science


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Did you know that The University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has the nation’s only bachelor’s degree program in cosmetic science and formulation design? If you're interested in learning about the process of creating makeup and personal care products, join us for our third annual Virtual Cosmetic Science and Formulation Design Summer Camp taking place Wednesday, June 21, 2023 through Friday, June 23, 2023. Campers will receive a camp kit including a t-shirt, DIY activities, games and more. Challenges will be incorporated throughout the live camp and give attendees the opportunity to win prizes. 

Dr. Gabriella BakiThe Beauty of Science Virtual Cosmetic Science and Formulation Design Summer Camp was created and is led by Dr. Gabriella Baki, Director of the Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences (B.S.P.S.) Cosmetic Science and Formulation Design Program and Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics in the Division of Pharmaceutical and Policy Sciences. 


Camp kits

Each camper receives a camp kit including gifts from the presenters they will hear from and hands-on science experiments to do live at the camp! 2023 camp kits are in progress, but you can view the camp kits from previous years below!

2021 Camp Kit

2021 Camp Kit

2022 Camp Kit

2022 Camp Kit



Registration for the 2023 camp opens in January.


Presenting Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors will be presenting on different topics and providing a variety of interactive activities for participants to do during the camp!

Presenting Sponsors are offered the spot on an invite only basis.

Donating Sponsors

Donating Sponsors provide giveaways and prizes for participants in the camp.

Supporting Sponsors

Supporting Sponsors sponsor a student or students who need financial assistance to be able to attend the camp.
Contact Kristen Gartland if you are interested in becoming a camp sponsor.

What campers had to say

"I loved learning about the differences between Cosmetic Science and Cosmetology."

"I liked learning about the quality control aspect and how fragrances are formulated!"

"It was really cool to hear from the alumni about what they did with their degrees!"

"My favorite part was making the hair serum!"

"The most exciting piece of information was how sunscreen protects the skin and the differences in mineral and chemical sunscreens."

"I liked learning about greenwashing and recycling!"

"It was cool to learn that silicones are not bad for the skin and can even be beneficial for scars."

Contact Us 

For questions about participating, presenting, or donating to #UTCoSciCamp programs, contact us.

Kristen Gartland

Kristen Gartland
Camp Director
Phone: 419.383.5809 




Last Updated: 7/19/22