Applications: Other Beauty & Care, Sun Care, Oral Care
Product Families: Antioxidants & Preservatives
End Uses: Hand Soap, Skin Toners, After Sun Products
Cosmocil® CQ is a mild, water-soluble, broad spectrum, fast-acting bactericide that is heat and UV stable. A 20% aqueous solution of poly(hexamethylenebiguanide) hydrochloride, also known as PHMB, it is an effective preservative for make-up removers, moisturizing toners, facial cleansers, wet wipes and also offers antibacterial and deodorant properties.
Cosmocil® PG Antimicrobial
Applications: Treatment Products
Product Families: Other Disinfectants & Antimicrobials
Cosmocil® PG Antimicrobial is a 20% aqueous solution of polyhexanide, a broad-spectrum antimicrobial utilised in the manufacture of healthcare products. Even though Cosmocil® PG Antimicrobial exhibits activity against a wide range of micro-organisms, it is its activity against bacteria, including those which have developed resistance to antibiotics, which remains a key benefit in such applications.
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Cosmocil® broad spectrum, fast-acting antibacterials are effective preservatives for personal care formulations and active against a wide range of both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.
- Efficient and excellent antibacterial efficacy with high activity vs. tough Gram (negative) organisms such as Pseudomonas.
- Clear, colorless, odorless, non-foaming and highly water-soluble products that are highly effective and stable over a broad pH range.
- Broad global acceptance and approved for use in all categories of cosmetics.