The Universal Selection Source: Cosmetics Ingredients

Humectants > Glycol ethers

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Used in the manufacture of ointments, skin creams. Solvent for fragrances and water-soluble vitamins. Germicide equivalent to ethanol. Emulsions... view more
Applications
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Oral care>Toothpastes (liquids, pastes, powders)
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Oral care>Mouthwashes & breath fresheners
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Shampoos
  • Perfumes & fragrances>Perfumes
Glycereth-26. Used in creams, lotions, rinse-off products and hair styling resins. Acts as a humectant, plastiziser and foam modifier. Posesses moisturizing properties... view more
Applications
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Styling/Hair sprays
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Styling/Hair foams
Bis-Isobutyl PEG-24/PPG-7/Dimethicone Copolymer. Dow Corning® FZ-2222 by Dow Corning acts as a humectant and film forming agent. It is an ABn silicone polyether (polyoxyethylene/polyoxypropyrene... view more
Applications
  • Sun care (Sun protection, After-sun & Self-tanning)
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Antiperspirants & deodorants>Deodorants sticks and roll-on
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up
  • ...
Peg-12 Dimethicone. Dow Corning® TI-2011 SPE Specialty Fluid by Dow Corning acts as a foam builder, humectant, emollient and wetting agent. It is a graft style hydrolytically stable silicone... view more
Applications
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
PEG/PPG-18/18 Dimethicone. XIAMETER® OFX-0190 FLUID by Dow Corning acts as an emollient, humectant, plasticizer and wetting agent. It is a silicone glycol copolymer and compatible with a wide range... view more
Applications
  • Perfumes & fragrances>Perfumes
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Shaving>Shaving foams
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Styling/Hair sprays
  • Creams, lotions & gels
  • ...
Hannong Chemicals
Glycereth-26. HK-GLE26 by Hannong Chemicals acts as a humectant. It is a polyethylene glycol ether of glycerin. HK- GLE26 is used in skin care, baby care, shampoos, bath and shower products... view more
Applications
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Shower & bath
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Shampoos
  • moisturizing
Jeen International
1,3-Butylene Glycol. Used as Humectant in cosmetics... view more
Applications
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)
  • ...
Protameen Chemicals
PEG-75. Protachem™ 75 by Protameen Chemicals acts as a solvent, binder and humectant. Used in cosmetic care products... view more
Protameen Chemicals
Glycereth-26. Protachem™ GL-26 by Protameen Chemicals acts as a solvent, moisturizer and humectant. Prevents moisture loss. Enhances surface moisturization. Used in cosmetic care products... view more
Applications
  • moisturizing
Protameen Chemicals
Glycereth-7. Protachem™ GL-7 by Protameen Chemicals acts as a solvent, moisturizer and humectant. Prevents moisture loss. Enhances surface moisturization. Used in cosmetic care products... view more
Applications
  • moisturizing
Protameen Chemicals
Panthenol. dl -Panthenol by Protameen Chemicals acts as a conditioning agent, moisturizer and humectant. Also known as pro- vitamin B₅. Used in skin and hair care applications... view more
Applications
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
  • moisturizing
Schülke and Mayr
Liquid ingredient for deodorants. Inhibits the odour-causing bacteria on the skin. Acts as a mild humectant and skin emoillent with an excellent feel. Effective against odour-causing gram-positive... view more
Applications
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Antiperspirants & deodorants>Deodorants sprays
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Antiperspirants & deodorants>Deodorants sticks and roll-on
Vantage Specialty Ingredients
PEG-32. It functions as a humectant, fixative and viscosity modifier. It is a versatile, water soluble polymer which provides mildness in skin care, hair care, sun care, baby care, decorative... view more
Applications
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)>Baby care
  • Sun care (Sun protection, After-sun & Self-tanning)
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Shower & bath
  • ...
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