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Lexgard® HPO

  • Company:

    INOLEX Incorporated

  • INCI Name:

    Caprylyl Glycol (and) Phenoxyethanol (and) Hexylene Glycol

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Lexgard® HPO is a humectant and preservative blend that can aid in the preservation of cosmetic formulations. It can be used as an alternative to parabens or other preservatives that may be undesirable. Lexgard® HPO is a multi-functional emollient, moisturizer and preservative that can confer benefits in cosmetic emulsion systems. Suggested uses are in skin care creams and lotions, or in surfactant-based products such as shower gels, bubble baths, and shampoos. Lexgard® HPO can be used to control microbial growth. It is recommended that Lexgard® HPO be used at concentrations of 0.7% w/w to 1.0% w/w. When Lexgard® HPO is used in emulsions, it is recommended that it be incorporated into the water phase. Lexgard® HPO is also soluble in oils and may be used in anhydrous formulas.

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Regulatory and Advisory Compliance Highlights

CAS Name (Number)  Compliance Status
1,2-Octanediol (1117-86-8)
2,4-Pentanediol, 2-methyl- (107-41-5)
2-Phenoxyethanol (122-99-6)

Retailer Compliance

CAS Name (Number) Compliance Status
1,2-Octanediol (1117-86-8) ####
2,4-Pentanediol, 2-methyl- (107-41-5) ####
2-Phenoxyethanol (122-99-6) ####


INOLEX Incorporated is a global personal care chemical company that engages in researching and supplying raw materials used in the Personal Care and Cosmetics industry. The company utilizes non-toxic technologies to preserve high performance polymers, renewable green chemistry ingredients, and cosmetics. Featured products include Lexaine CG-30, Lexol PG-EHP, Emulsense™, LexFeel Natural, and Spectrastat OEL.

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