Commercially Available Hand Creams – Sample Preparation for Cryo-SEM

Application Note for Leica EM HPM100 – Hand creams having different water contents were applied into the 100 μm cavities of two 3 mm type A sample carriers which were then closed cream sides inwards. The sample assembly was high pressure frozen with a Leica EM HPM100 and moved to a cooled Leica EM VCT100 loading station.