INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE AUTHORS OF SCIENTIFIC WORKS

Bi-monthly Aesthetic Cosmetology is a peer-reviewed journal, indexed in the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Index Copernicus and Pol-Index. The published works are in the following categories: academic papers, research, case studies, review articles, reports, interviews, polemics, articles of socio-professional and professional specialization, technical reports. The source literature, book reviews and industry news are also published.

The journal is edited by the editors of the paper and in the electronic version. The published works are in the following areas: Anatomy & Morphology, Behavioral Sciences, Biochemical Research Methods, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Biology, Biophysics, Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Cultural Studies, Dermatology, Economics, Education, Scientific Disciplines, Law, Management, Health Science, Medicine, Legal, General & Internal Medicine, Medical Laboratory Technology, Physics, Atomic, Molecular & Chemical, Physiology, Women’s Studies, Allergy, Pharmacy, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Oncology and management of healthcare units, law and education.

Each work should contain an abstract and keywords in Polish and in English.

The front page should include a title in Polish and English, detailed addresses of all co-authors (address, e-mail and phone number) as well as the mailing address of the main author.

The work layout should consist of an abstract, an aim, an introduction, chapters, a conclusion and bibliography.  The literature, which the author refers to, should be listed and numbered in the order it appears in the text (not in the alphabetical order), in square brackets, at the end of the sentence, before the period (e.g. [1,2]. or [1-5]).

Graphic objects

Drawings, chemical formulas, charts, photographs, tables, etc., must have appropriate references in the text and be numbered in the order they appear along with indicating their source.  Abbreviations used: drawings (fig. 1), chemical formulas (fig.. 2), charts (fig. 3), photographs (pic. 1), table (table 1).

Literature formatting

  • Articles in scientific journals

Surname(s) of the author(s), initial(s) of name(s) /period/. Full title of the article /period/. Name of the journal, year of publication /comma/ vol. (number of volume)(number of issue) /colon/numbers or page range/period/.

Example: Malinowska S, Perzanowska I, Marianowska A, Jędrzejczyk M, Mlosek RK. Laser and IPL epilation. The factors determining epilation effectiveness. Aesthetic Cosmetology 2018, vol. 7(6): 705-709. a

  • Books

Work of authorship (of one or more authors)

Surname(s) of the author(s), initial(s) of name(s) /period/. Title of the book /period/. Full name of the publishing house /comma/ place and year of publication /period/.

Example: Hadgraft J, Guy RH. Transdermal drug delivery. Mercel Dekker, New York 1989.

Collective work (edited, composed of texts by different authors)

Surname(s) of the author(s), initial(s) of name(s) (eds.) /period/. Title of the work /period/. Full name of the publishing house /comma/ place and year of publication /period /.

Example: Orfanos C, Happle R (eds.). Hair and hair diseases. Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1990.

Please make sure to replace the (red.) abbreviation with the (eds.) abbreviation in English  version.

Chapter in a book

Surname(s) of the author(s), initial(s) of the name(s) /period/. Title of the chapter /period/ [in:] surname(s) of the author(s)/editor(s), initial(s) of the name(s) /period/. Title of the book /period/. Full name of the publishing house /comma/ place and year of publication /colon/ numbers or page range/period/.

Example: Cesarini J. Hair melanin and color. [in:] Orfanos C, Happle R (eds.). Hair and hair diseases. Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1990: 165-197.

Please make sure to replace the [w:] with the [in:] in English  version.

Internet sources

Name of the portal /period/. Link (access data dd.mm.yyyy) /period/.

Example: Aesthetic Cosmetology. https://www.kosmetologiaestetyczna.com/ike/5.2017/#12 (access 05.12.2017).

Authors are not entitled to a fee for the submitted works. In the case of a positive review, the author will receive a free copy of the issue, in which their work was published. The editors reserve the right to introduce editorial changes in published articles. All rights in relation to the texts printed in the bi-monthly “Aesthetic Cosmetology” are reserved. Sending a work for publication is identical to the transfer of copyrights to the publisher.

The submitted works cannot be published in other magazines. The articles published in the bi-monthly ” Aesthetic Cosmetology ” become the property of the editorial office. Reproduction in whole or in fragments or translation into another language may be made only after obtaining the written consent of the editorial office.

Articles submitted to the editorial office are peer-reviewed.

The editorial office is not responsible for the statements, opinions and data contained in the submitted works or advertising materials. The editorial office reserves the right to make stylistic changes and to correct wording.

The submission of works takes place exclusively in electronic form, in * .doc format, to the e-mail address: redakcja@kosmetologiaestetyczna.com

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