Benzophenone-4 is widely used to safeguard cosmetics and personal care products from deterioration by absorbing, reflecting, or scattering UV rays. Benzophenone ingredients absorb and dissipate UV radiation, which serves as a protection for cosmetics and personal care products.
Suggested percentage: 2.0 - 6.0%
Appearance and Usage
2.0% - 6.0%
Recommended usage 2-6% EU standards suggest staying under 5%. It will be necessary to dissolve the powder in DI water which you should preserve. Solution should be mixed as follows:
- 20% Benzophenone-4
- 79% DI or Distilled water
- 1% preservative (ideally, the same one already in the lotion formula)
Testing for desired results is recommended but we suggest 1.0% - 3.0% in sprayers, up to 5.0% in aloe gels, and maximum of 10.0% in lotions and conditioners.
Mix until dissolved. Add into formula at 1%.
Essentials By Catalina is not responsible for product compatibility. We encourage everyone to sample prior to committing to larger quantities giving you a chance to test the product for product performance, compatibility and safety. Keep all product out of reach of children
|Unit Size||4 Ounce|
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