Actives

PG6 Active Hydra Factor

  • CAS No.- n/a
  • INCI.- Glycerin, Propanediol, Polyglycerin-6, PCA, Trehalose, Sorbitol, Betaine, Sodium Hyaluronate
                 

PG6 active HYDRA FACTOR® is a powerful 100% natural moisturizer and humectant aimed at providing faster and long lasting moisturization (up to 6 days after the last application) in both Hair care and Skin care products.
It is made of a blend of natural highly hygroscopic compounds that recall water and synergistically work along with complementary actives that keep the moist in place providing a superior and long lasting hydrating action.
In-vivo efficacy test shows significant skin hydration increase, reaching values of +12% after 7 days and +14% after 14 days of daily use.
The soothing efficacy of the product was confirmed by a statistically significant reduction in erythema of 17% after 8 hours of application of the product on a patch of skin irritation caused by SDS in skin occlusion for 4 hours

Specifications

AppearanceClear viscous liquid over 30°C
ColorLight yellow
odorCharacteristic
pH4,5 – 7,5
Specific gravity (25°C)1,19 – 1,21 g/ml
Dry residue (at 105°C)62 ÷ 68%

Benefits
• Liquid and easily water-soluble it is the most powerful moist booster to be added in dry and sensitive skin products.
• With its moisturizing effect, it reduces the flaking and quantity of corneocyte, making the skin smooth and soft.
• It drastically reduces water loss (TEWL) and decreases the erythema index in skins irritated with SDS.

APPLICATIONS

Cosmetics

  • Emulsions
  • Transparent water-based applications