Propylene Glycol




Humectant, Carrier & Solvent

Description: Modified alcohol (1,2-propanediol), metabolized to lactic acid in the body. USP grade. Clear, slightly viscous liquid, odorless, tasteless. Soluble in water.CAS: 57-55-6INCI Name: Propylene glycol

  • Effective humectant and wetting agent preventing water loss in products and in the skin
  • Increases skin permeability of active ingredients as it penetrates into the outermost skin layers
  • Emollient and lubricant properties
  • Excellent solubilizer of other ingredients
  • Increases spreading of creams

Use: Add as is to the water phase of the formulas, typical use level 1-8% in emulsions. For external use only.Applications: All kinds of skin care products, hair care products, color cosmetics, soaps (glycerin soap).


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