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DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE

CAS Number 302776-68-7
Chem/IUPAC Name: Benzoic Acid, 2-[4-(Diethylamino)-2-Hydroxybenzoyl]-, Hexyl Ester
EINECS/ELINCS No: 443-860-6
COSING REF No: 38990
DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE
Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate, also known as Uvinul A Plus, is a chemical compound commonly used in cosmetics and sunscreens for its excellent UV-absorbing properties. Its chemical formula is C24H31NO4. As an organic UV filter, it plays a crucial role in protecting the skin from the harmful effects of UV radiation, particularly UVA and UVB rays. While it is generally regarded as safe, concerns have been raised about potential contaminants, highlighting the importance of purity in cosmetic formulations.

What is DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE used for?

In the cosmetic industry, Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate is highly valued for its exceptional UV-absorbing properties. It serves as a key component in sunscreen formulations, offering effective protection against both UVA and UVB radiation. This UV filter ensures that cosmetic products provide comprehensive sun protection, preventing sunburn, premature skin aging, and the risk of skin cancer. Due to its stability and compatibility with various cosmetic ingredients, Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate is widely used in sunscreens, moisturizers, foundations, and other skincare and makeup products, allowing consumers to enjoy both beauty enhancement and essential sun defense.

Origin

The manufacture of Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate typically involves the reaction of hexyl benzoate with diethylamino hydroxybenzoyl hexyl benzoate, along with other reagents and catalysts.

What does DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE do in a formulation?

  • Uv absorber
  • Uv filter

Safety profile

Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate is generally regarded as safe for cosmetic use. It has a low likelihood of causing skin irritation or allergies. Concerns about cancer risk due to its use in cosmetics are largely unsubstantiated, but research is ongoing. However, pregnant individuals should consult with a healthcare professional before use.

DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE Alternatives

Technical profile

Property Values
Boiling Point 524.8 ± 40.0°C
Melting Point >100°C
pH Neutral
Solubility Limited solubility in water
9

Commercial Selection : Grades containing solely DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE

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