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LexFeel™ 7

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LexFeel™ 7 is an extremely light and dry ester used in sunscreens, light moisturizers, face lotions, sunless tanning lotions, sheer foundations, and anti-perspirants. It is a safe alternative to Cyclomethicone. LexFeel™ 7 is ideal for solubilizing organic UV filters – it is superior to C12-15 alkyl benzoate – and it is an excellent solvent for fragrances. It is non-greasy, fast spreading and has no odor or color. It can be used in sunscreens, face lotions (anti-acne, anti-aging), sunless tanning lotions, fragrance sprays, and hair pomades. LexFeel™ 7 (Neopentyl Glycol Diheptanoate) is listed in the China FDA IECIC inventory.

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Heptanoic acid, ester with 2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediol (68855-18-5) Sign in to view

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Heptanoic acid, ester with 2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediol (68855-18-5)
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INOLEX is an independent, global specialty ingredients company that delivers safe and sustainably designed beauty care options for brands around the world. Guided by the Principles of Green Chemistry and lifecycle thinking, INOLEX balances technology and nature to create sustainable, life ingredients. Core technologies include Alternative Preservation; High-performance Polymers for Sun Care; Alternatives for Silicones; Natural and Quat-free Cationic Conditioning Agents; and Palm Alternatives, with a focus on plant-based, certified natural options in all categories.

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