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Lexgard® Natural GC88 MB

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Lexgard® Natural MB is an all-natural multi-functional ingredient system for self-preserving cosmetics. Lexgard® Natural MB is composed of high purity monoesters of caprylic acid (C8 acid) and undecylenic acid (C11 acid). The former is well established for its biostatic activity against bacteria and yeast. The latter is known for its activity against fungus. Formulations with Lexgard® Natural MB efficiently pass challenge tests required in the cosmetics industry. Lexgard® Natural MB is an emollient, co-emulsifier, skin re-fatting agent, and biostatic system. It is especially recommended for use in w/o or o/w emulsion systems such as skin care creams and lotions. It should be incorporated in the water phase during cool down or during the emulsification process.

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Octanoic acid, monoester with 1,2,3-propanetriol (26402-26-6) Sign in to view

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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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