Assoc.Prof. Dr.Nattaya Lourith

Assoc.Prof. Dr.Nattaya Lourith

Lecturer in Cosmetic Science

Tel: +66 (0) 5391 6834


Ph.D.Bioorganic Chemistry, Kagawa University, Japan 
M.Sc.Organic Chemistry, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
B.Sc.Chemical, Khon Kaen University, Thailand



  • Chemistry of Natural Products and Fragrances
  • Preparation and Quality Control of Raw Materials and Cosmetic Products
  • Herbs for Cosmetics



  • ASP Student Research Award, American Society of Pharmacognosy 2015 Annual Meeting of the ASP, July 25th - 29th, 2015, Copper Mountain, CO, USA. (2015)
  • ASP Jerry McLaughlin Student Travel Award, American Society of Pharmacognosy 2014 Annual Meeting, August 2nd - 6th 2014, Oxford, MS. (2014)
  • Graduate Student Travel Award (2013), American Society of Pharmacognosy 2013 Annual Meeting, July 13th - 17th, 2013. St. Louis, Missouri, USA. (2013)


Lourith N, Pungprom S, Kanlayavattanakul M.  Formulation and efficacy evaluation of the safe and efficient moisturizing snow mushroom hand sanitizer. J. Cosmet. Dermatol.  19(2020):doi:10.1111/jocd.13543.

Kanlayavattanakul M, Chongnativisit W, Chaikul P, Lourith N. Phenolic-rich pomegranate peel extract: in vitro, cellular, and in vivo activities for skin hyperpigmentation treatment. Planta Med. 86(2020): 749-759.

Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M. Formulation and clinical evaluation of the standardized Litchi chinensis extract for skin hyperpigmentation and aging treatments. Ann. Pharm Fr. 78 (2020): 142-149.

Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M. Development of para rubber seed oil as the efficient makeup remover. Braz. J. Pharm. Sci. 56(2020): e18029 doi:10.15990/s2175-979019000418029.

Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M. Improved stability of butterfly pea anthocyanins with biopolymeric walls. J. Cosmet. Sci. 71 (2020): 1-10.

Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M, Chaikul P. Planting ideas: upcycled rubber seed offers a renewable cosmetic ingredient. Cosmetics and Toiletries Magazine. 135(Mar 2020): 56-63. 
Inman C, Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M. Alternative application approach on black bean: hair coloring product. Chem. Biol. Technol. Agric. 7(2020): 2 doi:10.1186/s40538- 019-0163-2.

Pongsakornpaisan P, Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M. Anti-sebum efficacy of guava toner: a split-face, randomized, single-blind placebo-controlled study. J. Cosmet. Dermatol. 18(2019): 1737-1741.

Setsiripakdee  A, Lourith N,  Kanlayavattanakul M. In vitro and in vivo removal efficacies of a formulated pumpkin seed oil makeup remover. J. Surfactants Deterg. 22(2019): 1461-1467.

Kanlayavatanakul M, Pawakongbun P, Lourith N. Dendrobium orchid polysaccharide extract: preparation, characterization and in vivo skin hydrating efficacy. Chinese Herb. Med. 11(2019): 400-405.

Kanlayavattanakul M, Lourith N, Chaikul P. Youth in yield: Jasmine rice extract whitens, protects and smooths skin. Cosmetics and Toiletries Magazine. 134(May 2019): 26-33.
Lourith N, Kanlayavattanakul M. Spinach hydrogels delivered saturated skin. Cosmetics and Toiletries Magazine 134(Feb 2019):49-55.