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Cosmetics Ingredients
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Cosmetics Ingredients

Wetting Agents

Product Name
Supplier
Description
Poloxamer 338. ADEKA NOL F-108 by ADEKA is an emulsifying agent in intravenous fat emulsions, solubilizing agent, water gelling or wetting agent to maintain clarity. It is a mild detergent & O/W... view more
Applications
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)>Body care
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Oral care>Mouthwashes & breath fresheners
  • Creams, lotions & gels
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Shampoos
  • ...
Caprylyl Glycol. ADEKA NOL OG by ADEKA is a multifunctional antimicrobial with viscosity regulating & excellent wetting properties and broad efficacy against microorganisms. It functions as a... view more
Applications
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)>Facial care>Masks & peel-off products
  • Sun care (Sun protection, After-sun & Self-tanning)>Sun protection
  • Creams, lotions & gels
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Lipsticks & Glosses
  • ...
Poloxamer 333. ADEKA NOL P-103 by ADEKA is a non-ionic polymer surfactant, solubilizer, dispersant, foaming-, cleansing-, wetting agent and mild detergent. It is composed of polyethylene glycol &... view more
Applications
  • Creams, lotions & gels
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Shampoos
  • Sun care (Sun protection, After-sun & Self-tanning)
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Antiperspirants & deodorants
  • ...
Elkem Silicones
PEG/PPG-22/24 Dimethicone. MIRASIL™ DMCO by Elkem Silicones is a wetting agent or an emulsifier in various personal care formulations. It is a silicone polyether copolymer surfactant with saturated... view more
Applications
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)>Styling/Hair sprays
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Shaving>Shaving creams
  • lubrication
  • ...
Elkem Silicones
PEG-12 Dimethicone. MIRASIL™ PEG 12 DM by Elkem Silicones is an emollient and emulsifier for fragrances & essential oils or pigments. This water-soluble polyether modified polysiloxane is used as... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up
  • Hair care (Shampoos, Conditioners & Styling)
  • Perfumes & fragrances
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)>Facial cleansing>Make up removers
  • ...
Glyceryl Caprate. dermosoft® GMC MB by Evonik is a 100% plant-derived, multifunctional wetting agent that provides moisturizing properties and excellent antimicrobial activity against gram-positive... view more
Applications
  • Toiletries (Shower & Bath, Oral care...)>Antiperspirants & deodorants
  • bio-based
  • moisturizing
  • vegetal origin
Glyceryl Caprylate. dermosoft® GMCY MB by Evonik is a 100% plant-derived, single ingredient, multifunctional wetting agent that provides moisturizing properties and is suitable for many cosmetic... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Lipsticks & Glosses
  • Creams, lotions & gels
  • bio-based
  • moisturizing
  • ...
Iron Oxides, Sodium Carboxyethylsilanetriol. Gelest Black Iron Oxide HS acts as a pigment wetting agent. Hydrosperse surface modification creates an anionic, hydrophilic reacted coating that... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Mascaras
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Foundations & Concealers (creams, fluids)
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eye liners
  • color retention/colorstay
  • ...
Black Iron Oxide (CI 77499) (and) Dimethicone PEG-3 Laurate. Gelest Black Iron Oxide ML by Gelest acts as a pigment wetting agent. It is a maximum loading surface treatment pigment that utilizes a... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eyes Shadows & Creams
  • water-resistant / waterproof
Chromium Oxide Greens (CI 77288) (and) Disodium Carboxyethyl Siliconate. Gelest Chromium Oxide Green HS by Gelest acts as a pigment wetting agent. It creates an anionic, hydrophilic reacted coating... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up
Chromium Oxide Green (CI 77288) (and) Dimethicone PEG-3 Laurate. Gelest Chromium Oxide Green ML by Gelest acts as a pigment wetting agent. It is a maximum loading surface treatment pigment that... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eyes Shadows & Creams
  • water-resistant / waterproof
Iron Oxides, Sodium Carboxyethylsilanetriol. Gelest Red Iron Oxide HS acts as a pigment wetting agent. Hydrosperse surface modification creates an anionic, hydrophilic reacted coating that provides... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Mascaras
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Foundations & Concealers (creams, fluids)
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eye liners
  • color retention/colorstay
  • ...
Red Iron Oxide (CI 77491) (and) Dimethicone PEG-3 Laurate. Gelest Red Iron Oxide ML by Gelest acts as a pigment wetting agent. It is a maximum loading surface treatment pigment that utilizes a... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eyes Shadows & Creams
  • water-resistant / waterproof
Mica (CI 77019) (and) Disodium Carboxyethyl Siliconate. Gelest Sericite HS by Gelest acts as a pigment wetting agent. It creates an anionic, hydrophilic reacted coating that provides instant... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up
Mica (and) Dimethicone PEG-3 Laurate. Gelest Sericite ML acts as a pigment wetting agent. Gelest Sericite ML is coated with a combination of alkyl and polyethylene glycol functional groups that are... view more
Applications
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Mascaras
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eyes Shadows & Creams
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up>Eye pencils
  • water-resistant / waterproof
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