Caution of 1,2-Hexanediol

Caution: 1 2 Hexanediol Can help bring more ingredients into the skin Should avoid using 1,2-Hexanediol In formulas that do not want ingredients in the formula to be introduced into the skin, for example: Chemical Sunscreen or Organic Sunscreen )


The company sells ingredients that help lead (Penetration Enhancer) as follows:


Laurocapram (Water-Soluble) Soluble in water, suitable for conveying dissolved ingredients Synthetic It does not have a smell or has a mild smell.


Laurocapram (Oil-Soluble) Soluble in oil Suitable for conveying oil-soluble ingredients Is a synthetic substance with a mild smell


Phospholipid Suitable for conveying Both the water-soluble and oil-soluble ingredients are formed from natural modifications to the structure of Soy Lecithin, but through a chemical process, they have a good skin feel. Can help add moisture to the skin.


1,2-Hexanediol Can be used to help increase efficiency in conveying In combination with 1,2,3 with other benefits as well (preservative) provides the formula, dissolves some ingredients in the formula, is a humectant, helps retain moisture in the skin.


Ethoxydiglycol   Can be used to help increase efficiency in conveying It is used in conjunction with 1,2,3. It has other benefits as well, such as helping to dissolve certain ingredients in the formulation. (Currently, the FDA has a limited usage rate. Please check the latest rules. Before being used in formulas)


Reservoir-Tech Not a direct carrier Rather, it is a film-forming agent on the skin to help retain active ingredients in the formula by gradually releasing active substances into the skin, which can reduce irritation. For some ingredients such as AHA, BHA can not be used with 1,2,3.


Dimethyl Isosorbide (DMI) Carrier with a long history of use Both in terms of safety And efficiency But it is popular only in high-priced branded products due to the higher price of DMI. Other types of conductors


Usage: Mixed in any product


Mixing method: Mix in several stages. Able to withstand heat up to 80 degrees for no more than 30 minutes.


Rate of use: 1-10% (see application rate For the various benefits above)


Product characteristics: Clear, oil-like liquid


Solubility: Can dissolve in water


Storage: Can be stored at room temperature But close the bottle tightly And sealed from direct sunlight or heat, the product is at least 3 years old


INCI Name : A. 1,2-Hexanediol

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