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EMOGREEN™ L19

Readily Biodegradable Alternative to Volatile Silicone Oils

EMOGREEN™* is a range of liquid emollients, readily biodegradable, from vegetable origin (non GMO) that offers an alternative to silicone oils. A unique first refreshing and gliding sensation with a soft afterfeel.

Characteristics

INCI: C15-19 Alkane (Plant-based & Renewable)

Properties

  • Unique high purity alkane
  • Vegetable Origin (non GMO)
  • Readily biodegradable
  • Inert and non-polar oil
  • Alternative to silicone oils
  • Easy to formulate and stabilize, even in very extreme condition (pH, oxydizing/reducing media…)
  • A fresh and gliding sensation for a soft finish
  • The ally of very dry skin:

    • It balances skin microbiota, in favour of a reconstituted hydrolipidic film, the first step to skin hydration improvement (in vivo tested).

    • It has a significant restructuring effect (+8%) in synergy with bisabolol (in vivo tested)

    • It improves significantly very dry skin moisturization aspect (+10%), softness (+15%) and smoothness (+11%) after 28 days.

    • 91% of the panelist surveyed felt a decrease in skin discomfort sensation after 28 days of treatment.

  • EMOGREEN™ L19 allows to decrease the minimum quantity of preservative needed to reach preservation criteria A (according to European Pharmacopoeia)!

Specificities

  • Aspect: colorless and odorless liquid
  • Viscosity at 20°C: 9 mPa.s
  • Refractive index at 20°C: 1.434
  • Biodegradable alternative to silicone oils

Applications

All types of products:

  • Skin Care
  • Hair Care
  • Hygiene
  • Make-Up
  • Sun Care

Resources

Safety Data Sheet

 

 

*GEMSEAL BioLife® Natural Alkane

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