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Ascorbic Acid – Vitamin C

A vitamin is an organic compound and a vital nutrient that an organism requires in limited amounts. An organic chemical compound (or related set...

ACRYLIC ACID/VP CROSSPOLYMER

Acrylic Acid/VP Crosspolymer is a thickener supplied by Ashland under the tradename UltraThix™ P-100 polymer. It is a cross-linked copolymer of vinyl pyrrolidone (VP)...

HYPNEA MUSCIFORMIS (ALGAE) EXTRACT

Extract of a red algae, supplied by several suppliers including Silab under the tradename Deglysome or BiotechMarine (part of Seppic) under the tradename Biorestorer. Silab...

SODIUM POLYACRYLATE STARCH

INCI name of polymers supplied by Daito Kasei under the tradename Makimousse. They are water absorbing polymers. They are sold as a powder that...

SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL’S WORT) EXTRACT

Sigesbeckia Orientalis (St. Paul’s Wort) Extract : sold by Sederma under the tradename Siegesbeckia™ PH. It is claimed to be titrated in Darutoside, a...

HYDROXYETHYL UREA – Hydrovance – HEU

INCI Name : HYDROXYETHYL UREA Commercial name(s) / Supplier(s) : Akzo Nobel (which sold out National Starch, initial supplier of this ingredient) supplies this ingredient under the...

TOCOPHERYL ACETATE

Tocopheryl Acetate is a Vitamin E derivative. It is metabolized on the skin to release Tocopherol, the chemical name of Vitamin E. Vitamin E...

TRIETHYL CITRATE

INCI Name : TRIETHYL CITRATE Commercial name(s) / Supplier(s) : Cognis supplies this ingredient under the commercial name Hydagen C.A.T. Vertellus supplies this ingredient under the commercial name...

PEG-12 DIMETHICONE

INCI Name : PEG-12 DIMETHICONE Commercial name(s) / Supplier(s) : Dow Corning supplies this ingredient under the commercial name Dow Corning 5324 Fluid. Clearco suppliers this ingredient under...

CAFFEINE

Usually used in cosmetic industry in slimming and eye formulas, it has basically skin conditionning properties : it is known to enhance the appearance...