|Appearance:||Colorless Clear Liquid||Purity (GC):||≥99.0%|
|Moisture (KF):||≤0.5%||Specific Gravity:||0.945-0.956|
1 2-Hexanediol skin moisture,
CAS 6920 22 5 1 2-Hexanediol,
increases skin moisture content 1 2-Hexanediol
1,2-Hexanediol is almost colorless, tasteless and can effectively locks in skin moisture, reduces transdermal moisture loss, and increases skin moisture content. Acting as a non-conventional preservative, it helps to reduce the concentration of traditional or alternative preservatives by
boosting their anti-microbial activity, then it can be used in combination with low-dose preservatives such as phenoxyethanol and acid preservatives such as sorbic acid, benzoic acid and sodium dehydroacetate and purport to contain no p-hydroxybenzoate. It can also be used
to protect formulations in the absence of conventional preservatives.
Above all, 1,2-Hexanediol is an excellent humectant, preservative and antiseptic synergist and can be used in a variety of cosmetic formulations, especially suitable for baby cosmetics and sensitive skin.
INCI Name: 1,2-Hexanediol
CAS No.: 6920-22-5
EINECS Number: 230-029-6
Chemical Formula: C6H14O2
Molecular Weight: 118.17
- High content
- Mild and low irritating
- Wide application, soluble in both water and oil phases
STORAGE AND STABILITY
The product may be stored for 24 months from the date of manufacture in the unopened original container and at room temperature.
It should be protected from light, heat, oxygen and moisture. Keep container tightly closed. Once opened, use contents quickly.
- Facial care
- Facial cleansing
- Body care
- Baby care
- Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners)